August 16, 2019 - 4:43 am
Minneapolis Police are investigating the city's latest homicide. It happened just after 1:00 a.m. Friday in the 3200 block of Lyndale Avenue North, near the intersection with Lowrey Avenue. An adult male found shot at that location. He was taken to the hospital but later died. Homicide detectives...
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Railroad bridge where body was found
August 13, 2019 - 4:55 am
Police are working two reported homicides in Minneapolis that happened in an eight-hour period. It was 6:30 a.m. Tuesday when a 911 caller reported a man down on a railroad bridge at 16th and Marshall in northeast Minneapolis. "Officers arrived with medical personnel, and that person, a male, was...
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Minneapolis police 4th precinct
August 09, 2019 - 6:28 am
Minneapolis Police Federation president Bob Kroll says they will appeal the firing of two MPD officers who were involved with controversial decorations on a Christmas tree. The tree was displayed last November in the lobby of the Fourth Precinct headquarters, and the decorations were items invoked...
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Cars in drive through
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August 09, 2019 - 5:27 am
No more new drive-thrus are coming to Minneapolis. The council approved the ordinance on Thursday. Council members said drive-thrus contribute to noise pollution and traffic, while also making areas less pedestrian-friendly. "We're not closing any of the current drive-thus," said councilmember...
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August 02, 2019 - 6:27 am
UPDATED: BCA investigating officer involved shooting in north Minneapolis Minneapolis police are on the scene of an officer-involved shooting that took place early Friday morning. MPD spokesman John Elder says officers received a Shot Spotter activation in the area of 24th and Emerson Avenue North...
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July 29, 2019 - 11:01 am
Rescue crews worked for several hours to free a worker who became stuck in a trench Monday morning in downtown Minneapolis. The man became trapped on a construction job near the intersection of Washington and Park avenues, and officials at the scene say the worker is not hurt. Crews from both...
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July 27, 2019 - 11:29 am
A 34-year-old man was killed in one of three separate shooting incidents on Friday night and Saturday morning in Minneapolis. According to the Hennepin County medical examiner, Pierre Fernando Watson died of multiple gunshot wounds. The report states that Watson was wounded at 1001 N. 7th St, which...
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Breaking News
July 09, 2019 - 10:26 am
At least six people were hurt when a van rammed into a Metro Transit bus stop at the corner of Broadway and Lyndale in Minneapolis. Metro Transit spokesman Howie Padilla did not say how bad the injuries are, but noted that early indications are no one was fatally hurt. The people who were hurt were...
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HHH and Hennepin County government center
June 18, 2019 - 5:47 am
Charges are filed against two teenagers in the shooting death of a Maple Grove man in northeast Minneapolis last week. Hennepin County prosecutors say Steven Markey, 39, was sitting in his car near 14th Avenue and Tyler Street when the two, a 16 and 15 year old tried to rob him. That's when the...
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