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2 dead in police chase, shooting in Eden Prairie

  • Associated Press
  • February 7, 2014 - 5:25 PM

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. — A major highway in the western Twin Cities has reopened after a man and a woman were killed in an officer-involved shooting after leading police on a high-speed chase.

Eden Prairie police sent a Twitter message around 5:15 p.m. Friday that Highway 212 reopened.

The chase happened during the Friday morning rush hour and shut down the highway for hours.

Four officers who fired their weapons were placed on leave after the shooting. No officers were injured.

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