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Burnsville Police say one person is dead and one suspect is in custody following a shooting Friday evening. 

The incident, which police say involved two men, took place around 6:35 p.m. near Aldrich Avenue and Burnsville Parkway. 

Police are asking the public to avoid the area while investigators remain on scene, but authorities say they don't believe there's an ongoing threat to the public. 

Anyone with information regarding the shooting is asked to contact the Burnsville Police Department.