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Help ID Minneapolis homicide victim with large cross tattoo

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MINNEAPOLIS (KMSP) -

UPDATE: The Minneapolis Police Department announced a homicide victim in south Minneapolis has been identified after a member of the public recognized the tattoo pictured below. The Hennepin County medical examiner's office will likely release the victim's identity on Wednesday.

The Minneapolis Police Department is asking the public's help in identifying a man found next to a dumpster fire on 39th Street East between Snelling and Minnehaha avenues late Thursday night.

Homicide investigators said the victim is believed to be either a Hispanic or Latino man about 5 feet 2 inches tall,152 pounds with black hair. He has a tattoo very similar to the one pictured below on his upper right arm extending from the top of the shoulder to just above the elbow. He was found after the fire was reported around 11:29 p.m. on August 7.


Anyone with information is asked to call Sergeant Charles Green at 612-673-3217.


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