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At final forum on curbing violence, painful conversations are acknowledged as productive.
One is in critical condition, while the other two suffered noncritical wounds, police said.
The blue vans will stop running on Saturday. Employees say they were given 11 days' written notice.
Mayor Melvin Carter told the overflow crowd that a new strategy is needed.
A man found with a gunshot wound after the crash was in critical condition.
The victim suffered a critical brain injury and is not suspected to survive.
The suspect, who is charged with firing at an occupied car, was subsequently shot and wounded by a U.S. marshal.
Mayor Melvin Carter acknowledged the range of emotions facing a community plagued by gun violence just one day after the city tallied its 29th homicide — the highest number in 25 years.
The fresh shootings came even as the city's police chief had sought to reassure residents that his department is doing everything it can to quell the violence.
An autopsy by the Ramsey County Medical Examiner's Office determined that Noah Erickson, 34, died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound.