Philando Castile’s mother, Valerie Castile, says he died at Hennepin County Medical Center.
St. Anthony Police said in a press release that officers pulled over a vehicle at Larpenteur Avenue and Fry Street at about 9 p.m. They said “shots were fire” during the traffic stop, and a handgun was recovered at the scene.
Castile’s family says his girlfriend, Diamond Reynolds, and her daughter were in the car at the time. Reynolds is in custody Wednesday night. #FalconHeightsShooting #PhilandoCastile