Assault

Edgar Linares
January 09, 2019 - 3:34 pm
The Stillwater Correctional Facility is on lockdown once again, after an assault late Wednesday morning on a corrections officer. “Our corrections officers responded quickly and professionally and contained the incident,” said Spokeswoman Sarah Fitzgerald. Fitzgerald said the assault happened in...
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Courtesy of Hennepin County
Edgar Linares
January 08, 2019 - 6:02 pm
The man convicted of assaulting a Metro Transit bus driver will spend 90 days in the workhouse and undergo anger management classes. Sterling Smith will also have three years of supervised probation. A passenger on the bus on April 10, 2018 captured the attack on a mobile phone and shared it on...
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Edgar Linares
January 08, 2019 - 3:58 pm
Two Airport Police officers are recovering after an assault at the Minneapolis St. Paul International Airport. Airport Police Officers were dispatched at 3:17 AM on Tuesday, after receiving a report of a man without a ticket trying to get through the north security checkpoint at Terminal 1...
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prison
December 28, 2018 - 5:22 am
There are few details on the latest assault of a Minnesota corrections officer in a state facility. Officials say the officer was attacked Thursday morning in the dining hall of the correctional facility in St. Cloud. Three other officers were injured while responding to the assault, and all four...
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Courtesy of Bloomington Police
Edgar Linares
December 12, 2018 - 2:59 pm
Normandale Community College student is expected to make his first court appearance on Friday after he allegedly assaulted two faculty members, and was carrying a gun without a permit. Investigators say it started around 11 am Wednesday with a dispute in a classroom between 21-year old Gavin Hutson...
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Minnesota Department of Corrections
Adam Carter
November 05, 2018 - 11:41 am
Two corrections officers are recovering after being injured during an assault at the Faribualt prison. According to the Minnesota Department of Corrections, the assault happened Sunday at approximately 6pm. The two officers injured in the assault were taken to the hospital, treated, and then...
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Courtesy Jeff Wagner WCCO-TV
Edgar Linares
August 01, 2018 - 5:27 pm
Charges have been filed in the case of an 18-year old man who allegedly tossed an 8-year-old boy over a 31 foot railing of a water slide at the Apple Valley Aquatic Center. Apple Valley Police Captain Nick Francis says it happened around 1:35 PM Tuesday at the center located at 14421 Johnny Cake...
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March 30, 2018 - 4:21 pm
Minnesota prisons are seeing a recent spike in corrections officers being assaulted by inmates. The most recent incident happened on Thursday when an offender, according to the department of corrections, assaulted a Lieutenant, at their Stillwater facility. Stillwater is considered a level 4 close...
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