Duluth Police ID Lincoln Park Shooting Victim

Posted at: 04/27/2013 1:49 PM
Updated at: 04/29/2013 10:21 PM

A 27-year-old man remains in critical condition Monday, after being shot in the chest early Saturday morning at a Lincoln Park residence, according to Duluth Police.

Police found the victim at a residence in the 2216 W 2nd Street shortly after 3 o'clock am.

The victim's name is Nathan James Niemi, according to police, and he does live at that address.

The police investigation revealed that a resident had a gathering with several individuals, and after the shooting the suspects fled the area. Police said shooting does not appear to be a random act.

The Duluth Police are continuing to follow leads in the case, and they several persons of interest.