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NEW INFORMATION: Woman shot in Hudson still in critical condition

By: WEAU, AP
By: WEAU, AP

HUDSON, Wis. (WEAU) -- HUDSON, Wis. (AP) -- Authorities say one of Minnesotans shot outside a liquor store in western Wisconsin remains in critical condition while the other two have been treated and released.

Two suspects arrested Sunday morning outside a Bloomington, Minn., hotel remained in custody pending charges from Sunday morning's shootings outside a Hudson liquor store.

Twenty-eight-year-old Fartun I. Aidid, of Hopkins, Minn., was in critical condition Monday at Regions Hospital in St. Paul, Minn. Police say she was shot in the abdomen. Two men were treated and released: 23-year-old Abdirahman A. Hersi, of Minneapolis, and 21-year-old Mohamed D. Hussein, of Savage, Minn.

Police Chief Marty Jensen tells the Star Tribune (http://strib.mn/1jrfUMx ) investigators had yet to establish whether the victims and suspects knew each other before the incident. He says the victims were not cooperating.

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We now know the names of the victims involved in a shooting in Hudson.

The Hudson Police Department identified them as 23-year-old Abdirahman Abdirizak Hersi of Minneapolis, 21-year-old Mohamed Deballa Hussein of Savage, Minnesota, and 28-year-old Fartun Ibrahim Aidid of Hopkins, Minnesota. All three were hospitalized but Aidid is the only one still in the hospital. Her condition is unknown.

Officers say the shooting happened Sunday morning at Spirit Seller Liquors in downtown Hudson. Two suspects are in custody. Officers have not said what the motive was for the shooting.
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HUDSON, Wis. (AP) -- Police are investigating a shooting that left three people wounded outside a liquor store in western Wisconsin.

Police Chief Marty Jensen says it happened before 9:30 a.m. Sunday in a parking lot at Spirit Seller Liquors in downtown Hudson. He says the victims and suspects were in cars with Minnesota license plates, and may have driven across the border to Hudson to buy alcohol because Minnesota liquor stores are closed Sundays.

Two men and one woman were taken to Regions Hospital in St. Paul, Minn. Their conditions were not available. Two male suspects were arrested at a hotel in Bloomington, Minn.

Liquor store owner John Kromer says it's the first incident he's had in 36 years there. He says the parking lot isn't a place where people usually linger.


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