Man charged after drive-by shooting at National Guard soldiers in Minneapolis
April 21, 2021
A 28-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the drive-by shooting of a group of Minnesota National Guard soldiers this week that left two injured.
The Minnesota U.S. Attorney's Office charged Andrew Thomas with one count of illegal possession of a firearm on Monday. Minneapolis police said Thomas was arrested Sunday night driving the vehicle caught on camera during the shooting.
On Sunday at 4:20 a.m., multiple shots were fired out of a light-colored SUV passing the team of soldiers and a Minneapolis police officer near N. Penn Avenue and W. Broadway Avenue.