Man Found Dead in Minneapolis Alley ID'd

Updated: 11/23/2013 4:21 PM KSTP.com By: Cassie Hart

Photo: MGN Online
Photo: MGN Online

Authorities are identifying a man found dead in an alley in Minneapolis Friday.

According to the Hennepin County medical examiner, 24-year-old Derek Holt of Minneapolis died of a gunshot wound to the head.

Holt was discovered around 11:05 a.m. on the 100 block of 39th Street West. Police say he was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police have not yet identified any suspects.

Anyone with information is asked to text 847411 (tip 411) and enter MPD and the tip, or call the tipline at 612-692-TIPS (8477). All texts are anonymous. 

The case number is 13-389202.