Charges: Teen Kidnaps Man At Knifepoint, Demands He Find LocksmithA Coon Rapids man could face decades in prison in connection to a bizarre and violent kidnapping case.
Police Looking For Man Charged With Stealing $2K PuppyAuthorities are looking for a man accused of helping steal a $2,000 puppy from a Blaine mall in April.
Suspect In Brutal Killing Of Elderly Man Charged With 1st-Degree MurderAn Anoka County grand jury indicted a 27-year-old man Tuesday of more serious charges in connection to the murder of a 95-year-old man during a home invasion last November.
Man, Teen Charged In Ham Lake Home InvasionA man and a teen from Blaine face several criminal charges in connection to an armed home invasion early Thursday in Ham Lake.
Charges: Cable Installer Almost Hit By Accidentally-Discharged BulletA 26-year-old Blaine man is charged with a felony for recklessly discharging a firearm, and almost injuring a cable installation worker in the process.
'Designated Driver' Charged In DWI Crash; 4 Passengers InjuredA Chisago City man, who claimed he was a designated driver, is charged with injuring several passengers while driving drunk.
Co. Attorney: Man Led Police On 130 MPH Chase After Store ShootingA Brooklyn Park man faces several criminal charges for allegedly shooting a man before taking police on a high-speed chase last Thursday.
BCA Investigating Fatal Columbia Heights Police ShootingA Columbia Heights police officer and a Fridley police officer are now on administrative leave after shooting and killing a man inside a business overnight. It happened in the 700 block of 40th Avenue Northeast in Columbia Heights early Tuesday morning.
St. Paul Man Sentenced For Prolific Auto Theft SpreeA St. Paul man was sentenced Friday to nearly four years in prison for stealing 35 cars in the span of five weeks with a flatbed tow truck. The Anoka County Attorney's office says James Chester Jennings, 51, was convicted of five counts of auto theft, and he was ordered to pay $73,609 to the victims of his crimes.
St. Francis Man Charged After Burglary, High-Speed Police ChaseA Saint Francis man was formerly charged Friday for taking police on a high-speed chase after an alleged burglary – injuring several people in the process. Randy Thomas Vaught, 34, was charged by the Anoka County Attorney's office with second-degree burglary and fleeing a police officer.
Fridley Man Charged With Slashing Fiancee’s ThroatA Fridley man is charged with the attempted murder of his fiancée after cutting her throat Saturday morning, according to the Anoka County Attorney's Office. James Mitchell Bruins-Ahlers, 22, was charged Tuesday with one count each of attempted second-degree murder, second-degree assault and domestic assault.
Suspect In Brutal Domestic Assault Cuts Own Throat In Front Of PolicePolice officers subdued a 22-year-old man who began to cut his own throat after he was suspected of brutally assaulting his girlfriend Saturday. Fridley Police responded to reports of a domestic situation at 6373 Pierce St. NE, and encountered 22-year-old James Ahlers, who began to cut his throat before officers intervened.