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WCCO Radio Newsroom
September 02, 2019 - 6:05 am
St. Paul police are investigating a Sunday evening shooting that left two people injured, including a 6-year-old girl. It happened around 6:30 p.m. in the 400 block of Maria Ave., not far from the campus of Metropolitan State University. Police say the little girl was struck in the back of the head...
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Todd County Sheriff's Office
WCCO Radio Newsroom
August 27, 2019 - 6:30 am
The Minnesota man who's charged in the shooting deaths of his parents expressed thoughts of killing them when he was in a mental health treatment facility, according to records filed in the case in Todd County. 22-year-old Dylan Bennett is in court Monday in Long Prairie following his arrest in...
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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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July 15, 2019 - 7:55 am
The man who was shot by Woodbury police after reportedly taunting them and asking officers to kill him remains in Regions Hospital a day after the incident. The report from Woodbury police does not indicate if the man who was shot was armed. It does say that the man took a "shooting stance" against...
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Minneapolis
Dreamstime
July 08, 2019 - 6:36 am
Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey is calling for city leaders to do what they can to help police put a lid on violent crime in the downtown area. This comes after three shootings since Friday in downtown Minneapolis, one of them fatal. The Hennepin County medical examiner reports that 24-year-old Joe...
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Mark Freie
July 03, 2019 - 4:51 am
One man is dead following a standoff that began Tuesday night in Eagan. Eagan police were called to a domestic assault involving a firearm shortly after 6 p.m. A suspect with a firearm fled the scene once police arrived. After a short foot pursuit, officers contained the man near the 1900 block of...
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Entercom
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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Mark Freie
June 12, 2019 - 6:51 am
The scene of a car accident became a homicide investigation Tuesday afternoon in northeast Minneapolis. Minneapolis police were called to the intersection of Central Avenue and NE 14th Avenue at 4:49 p.m. after a car drove into a building. Police found an adult male suffering from apparent gunshot...
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June 07, 2019 - 11:21 am
By STEVE KARNOWSKI Associated Press MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A former Minneapolis police officer who shot and killed an unarmed woman who had called 911 said Friday he "knew in an instant I was wrong" and apologized to her family, just moments before a judge brushed off a defense request for leniency and...
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