A campus-area altercation between two men left one dead and one University of Minnesota student in custody on Sunday night, officials say.
At 11:02 p.m., the Minneapolis Police Department responded to a report of a physical altercation around University Avenue SE and Oak Street, according to authorities. Police say the two men involved are believed to have met earlier that night at Sally's Saloon in Stadium Village before fighting near TCF Bank Stadium.
Mitchell Grengs, a 20-year-old University student, was arrested in connection with the death, according to a police report. He was taken into custody after calling the police during the altercation and is cooperating with the ongoing investigation, according to a MPD press release.
One of the men was taken to the Hennepin County Medical Center where he died from blunt force injuries, officials say. Grengs was booked at the Hennepin County Adult Detention Center by MPD before being released pending further investigation.
The police identified the man who died as Derrick Geshick, a 27-year-old from Roseville.
This is a breaking news report. More information will be added as it becomes available.