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Suspect In 2 Bank Robberies Arrested In Blaine

A suspect in two recent metro area bank robberies was arrested Thursday afternoon in Blaine.

07/23/2015

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Plane Lands Safely At Blaine Airport After Gear Malfunction

Two people had a scare in the air on Friday in Anoka County.

A plane’s landing gear malfunctioned as it was descending into the Blaine Airport around 3:25 p.m.

07/17/2015

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Mother Of Girl Accidentally Shot By Boyfriend Speaks Out

The mother of a 14-year-old girl accidentally shot by her boyfriend earlier this year has moved her daughter out of state.

07/13/2015

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Stabbing Suspect Arrested After Standoff With Police

A 28-year-old Blaine man is in custody after a standoff with police followed a stabbing that injured a man early Sunday morning in Circle Pines. The Centennial Lakes Police Department received a report of a stabbing at about 5:32 a.m. Sunday on the 100 block of Village Parkway.

07/05/2015

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Dispute Over Poker Chips Led To Fatal Coon Rapids Bar Shooting

Police have arrested a suspect in connection with a Coon Rapids shooting that left one man dead early Thursday morning. According to the Anoka County Sheriff’s Office, officers received a call at 12:45 a.m. of a shooting at Willy’s Bar & Grill, located in the 2500 block of Coon Rapids Blvd NW.

07/02/2015

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Police Looking For Help To ID Columbia Heights Bank Robber

Police are looking for help finding a man who robbed a Columbia Heights U.S. Bank branch.

06/26/2015

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Anoka Co. Sheriff: Motorcyclist Killed In Bethel

A man was killed Wednesday night in a motorcycle crash in Bethel, according to the Anoka County Sheriff’s office. Deputies responded to a report of a crash at about 7:15 p.m. near the area of 236th Avenue Northwest and Kumquat Street Northeast.

06/24/2015

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Cop Charged With Illegally Recording Job Interviews Of Peers

A former St. Francis police investigator will be in court next week on charges he illegally recorded interviews of candidates applying for the same job as him. A.J. Gennaro is accused of recording the interviews of five people applying for a promotion with the department.

06/19/2015

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2 Indicted For Sex Trafficking After Arrest In Chicago

A Coon Rapids man and a Minneapolis woman indicted for sex trafficking in May were arrested Wednesday by U.S. Marshals in the Chicago area.

06/04/2015

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Police: Man Killed In Blaine Stabbing, Woman In Custody

A 29-year-old man is dead and a 30-year-old woman is in custody after a stabbing at an apartment in Blaine Monday night, according to police. The Blaine Police Department responded at about 8:59 p.m. to a report of a stabbing at an apartment on the 8600 block of Davenport Street NE.

06/02/2015

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Police: 13-Year-Old Stabs Father In Chest

A 47-year-old Fridley man is in critical condition after he was stabbed by his 13-year-old son Monday. According to the Anoka County Sheriff’s Office, Fridley police officers responded to a call of a “heavy domestic” situation in the 5200 block of Lincoln St. NE.

06/01/2015

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Ramsey Man Kills Himself 2 Days Before Child Sex Abuse Trial

A 46-year-old Ramsey man accused of sexually abusing several children in the north Twin Cities metro committed suicide Saturday, according to authorities. His trial was scheduled to begin Monday.

04/28/2015

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Crews Battle Grass Fire In Ham Lake

With recent dry and breezy conditions across the state, much of Minnesota is still at risk for grass fires. The Anoka County Sheriff’s Office says crews responded to the scene of a grass fire in the area of Highway 65 and Bunker Lake Blvd. in Ham Lake late Thursday morning.

04/23/2015

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Anoka Co. Sheriff: Body Found Near Miss. River In Fridley

A body was discovered near the Mississippi River in Fridley Thursday afternoon. The Anoka County Sheriff’s office says a person fishing near Manomin Park spotted the body at about 2 p.m.

04/09/2015

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Police: Gun Used In Accidental Teen Shooting, Suicide Was Stolen

We now know more about where a Coon Rapids teenager got a gun used to accidentally shoot his girlfriend, then take his own life. Alantae Arnold’s girlfriend told police he was playing with a .357 Magnum when he accidentally shot her on March 9. Police tell WCCO the gun was stolen from a Coon Rapids home.

04/07/2015

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Sheriff: Pedestrian Hit, Killed By Train In Coon Rapids

A 31-year-old man was killed Sunday after being hit by a train in Coon Rapids, according to the Anoka County Sheriff’s Office. Authorities said the accident happened just after 1:30 p.m.

03/29/2015

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Sheriff: Woman In Custody In Fridley House Fire

A 43-year-old woman is in custody after a disturbance led to a fire at a residence in Fridley early Sunday morning, according to the Anoka County Sheriff’s Office. Officers with the Fridley Police Department were called at about 4:55 a.m. to a disturbance on the 1000 block of North Circle.

03/22/2015

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Police: Awareness Of Facebook Posts Could Have Prevented Shooting

Officials released more details Tuesday on the shooting in Coon Rapids where a teenage boy accidentally shot his girlfriend and then killed himself.

03/10/2015

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Police: Teen Kills Himself After Accidentally Shooting Girlfriend In Coon Rapids

Police in the north metro say a teenage boy killed himself Monday afternoon after he shot his girlfriend in the face and chest.

03/09/2015

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Brooklyn Park Man Charged In Break-In, Shooting In Blaine

A Brooklyn Park man has been charged in connection with a police-involved shooting that occurred in Blaine last week.

02/02/2015

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Brooklyn Park Man Faces Charges In Break-In, Shooting In Blaine

A Brooklyn Park man is facing charges in connection with a police-involved shooting that occurred in Blaine last week. Lamar Allen Sullivan-Armstrong, 29, is facing multiple burglary and assault charges after allegedly breaking into a home in Blaine. He appeared in court Friday.

01/30/2015

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Sheriff: Man Arrested For Attacking Woman With Hammer

Authorities say a man was arrested Thursday for allegedly attacking a woman with a hammer in an incident north of the Twin Cities. The Anoka County Sheriff’s Office was called to the 7200 block of Camp Three Road in Columbus on a report of an assault.

11/20/2014

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Man Arrested After 2 Girls Reported Missing Found Safe

The Anoka County Sheriff’s Office said the two teenage girls who went missing from Andover, Minn. have been found safe in Burnsville.

09/30/2014

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Ramsey Officers, Victim ID’d In Fatal Daycare Shooting

Two Ramsey Police officers and the man they shot and killed outside of a daycare Thursday afternoon have all been identified. The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension and the Anoka County Sheriff’s Office are investigating the incident, which began after a daycare worker called police to report a suspicious vehicle in the parking lot.

08/29/2014

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Police Shoot, Kill Man Outside Ramsey Day Care

Authorities say police shot and killed a suspect near a day care in Ramsey, Minn., Thursday afternoon. Few details were immediately available, but authorities said that the incident happened at The Learning Lodge on the 6100 block of 157th Lane Northwest.

08/28/2014

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