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Three other Minnesota inmates remain hospitalized and connected to ventilators.
His attorney says suspect had used knife, claimed to have gun before shooting.
Bob Fletcher says the wet street and the man's position on roadway made it hard for him to see.
Charges filed in Dakota County detail the sexual assault and kidnapping that preceded the controversial shooting.
Over the past two months, Minneapolis police have logged more than 125 carjackings in the city, a troubling surge that authorities no longer just link to small groups of marauding teens.
Mayor Jacob Frey and Chief Medaria Arradondo said police reforms and community alternatives cannot come at the cost of further cuts to the department already facing historic attrition rates.
The shooting came after officers responded to a domestic abuse call. The man who was shot was taken to Regions Hospital and was in stable condition early Sunday.
The culprits toppled the statue of the first president and covered the pioneers monument with anti-colonialist graffiti.
A man's death was the city's 79th homicide this year — and the third this week.
Mayor Jacob Frey and Chief Medaria Arradondo announced the policy change six months after George Floyd's death.