4 Arrested After String Of Robberies In Northeast MinneapolisPolice say they arrested four people following a string of crimes in Northeast Minneapolis Sunday evening. The first incident happened on the 200 block of 4th Street Southeast, where someone reported an armed robbery.
New Brighton, Fridley & Mpls. Police Team Up To Find Armed RobbersMinneapolis, New Brighton and Fridley police departments are asking for the public's help in identifying two armed men who may have robbed two gas stations in the past week. The first robbery happened at 5:45 a.m. last Friday at a New Brighton gas station near Silver Lake Road and West River Road East, according to Minneapolis Police. Investigators think the same men may have robbed a Fridley SuperAmerica at 5667 University Ave. NE on Thursday morning, also at 5:45 a.m. A shot was fired during Thursday's robbery, but no one was injured.
Mpls. Police Search For Suspects In Subway RobberiesMinneapolis Police are asking for the public's help to find three men who could be linked to several armed robberies of sandwich restaurants.
Police: 2 More Robberies Near U Of M, 2 Other Arrests MadeAuthorities said Friday they are investigating two more robberies near the University of Minnesota this week and two arrests have been made in connection with a Nov. 20 incident.
Police Issue Advisory After Spike In North Mpls. Robberies Police are warning north Minneapolis residents to take precautions after a spike in robberies – 75 percent of them armed – in the precinct.
Police: Tip From Ex-Wife Led To Robbery SuspectAuthorities say a tip from an ex-wife pointed them to a Sartell man suspected in a string of armed robberies along Interstate 94 from the St. Cloud area to the Minneapolis suburbs. Police released a security video after a masked man robbed a Burger King in Maple Grove Wednesday. The ex-wife of 34-year-old Douglas Wayne Gravelle saw the video on the news and told police he wore the same clothes at a child support hearing. She said he's addicted to prescription drugs and unemployed.
Fridley Man Pleads Guilty To Robbing 2 Shoe StoresA 42-year-old Fridley man has pleaded guilty to robbing two Twin Cities’ shoe stores in early January, the United States Attorney’s Office announced.
Mpls. Police Seeking Suspect In 5 Armed Cab RobberiesMinneapolis Police are asking for the public’s help in locating a man who is accused of assaulting and robbing five cab drivers at knifepoint in the past two days.
Mpls Man Accused Of Multiple Armed RobberiesA 26-year-old Minneapolis man was indicted Wednesday in federal court for allegedly robbing three metro convenience stores and the same Minneapolis Jimmy John’s sandwich shop twice with a sawed-off shotgun, the Justice Department said.
St. Cloud Police: Multiple Related Robberies In 1 NightPolice are warning residents and students to be vigilant of their surrounding after multiple related robberies – at least one armed – occurred in St. Cloud Tuesday night.
Inver Grove Heights Man Sentenced In Armed RobberiesA 21-year-old Inver Grove Heights man was sentenced to nine years in prison in St. Paul Federal Court Friday for the June 2011 armed robberies of Super America stores of Maplewood and White Bear Lake.
Police Looking For Suspect In String Of Armed RobberiesMinneapolis Police and Crime Stoppers are looking for a suspect who they believe is responsible for at least seven armed robberies in Minneapolis and three other cities.