Bloomington Police on Scene of a Death Investigation

For Release Immediately May 22, 2020

Bloomington Police on Scene of a Death Investigation


Just before midnight police responded to the report of a subject laying in the 7900 block of 2nd Avenue South.  Upon arrival. Police located an unconscious adult female who was suffering from injuries consistent with an aggravated assault. Lifesaving attempts were made and the victim was transported to HCMC where she later died from her injuries.   
 
Hennepin County CSI is assisting Bloomington Detectives at the scene of this active investigation.   

UPDATE 
 
The victim of last night’s homicide has been identified as Bloomington resident Genevieve Marie Skouge, 26 YOA.  
 
We are actively pursuing leads in this homicide investigation.  We have developed “persons of interest” who were known to the victim.  At this time we do not believe there is a risk to the general public.  Anyone with information is asked to call 952-563-4900.