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2 Men Convicted In Armed Robbery Of ‘U’ Students

Two men who pleaded guilty to the armed robbery of two college students in Minneapolis have been convicted. The Hennepin County Attorney’s Office says Javonta Williams of St. Paul, 20, and Lavelle Grayson of Minneapolis, 23, robbed the students on the West Bank campus of the University of Minnesota in the early morning of July 30.

12/22/2014

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Authorities Seeking 2 Suspects In Armed GameStop Robbery

Authorities say two masked men robbed a Game Stop in St. Anthony Tuesday evening – one armed with a pistol. At 8:35 p.m., two men entered the store and grabbed numerous gaming systems and fled by stealing an employee’s car (picture below). The vehicle is still missing.

12/10/2014

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Police Seek Suspects In Coon Rapids Armed Bank Robbery

The Coon Rapids Police Department is asking for the public’s help in arresting and convicting the suspects in an armed bank robbery committed earlier this month.

11/24/2014

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Police Seeking 4 Masked Men In Alexandria Armed Robbery

Police are searching for four men who they believe committed an armed robbery of an Alexandria home Friday evening. The incident occurred around 8:17 p.m. Friday in the 400 block of 11th Avenue East.

11/01/2014

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Sheriff: Armed Robbery At Pine Co. Gas Station

The Pine County Sheriff’s Office says two male suspects – one armed with a gun — held up a Beroun gas station and left with cash Tuesday night. On Oct. 7 at 9:52 p.m., the sheriff’s office received a call of an armed robbery at the Beroun Marathon gas station.

10/08/2014

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2nd Man Charged In State Fair Armed Robbery

A second man has been charged in federal court for the first armed robbery at the Minnesota State Fair. On Aug. 29 robbers got away with more than $100,000 from the Craft Brewers exhibit at the Agriculture Horticulture Building.

10/01/2014

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Alert: St. Thomas Students Robbed At Gunpoint

University of St. Thomas officials have issued a safety alert saying two students and their friends were robbed early Sunday morning by two men, one of whom reportedly had a gun.

09/29/2014

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2 Arrested In State Fair Armed Robbery

Minnesota State Fair officials say two people are now arrested in connection with the armed robbery where suspects took more than $10,000 from a fair exhibit. The robbery occurred on Friday, Aug. 29 at the Minnesota Craft Brewers Guild exhibit at the Agriculture Horticulture Building.

09/18/2014

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1 Arrested In Minn. State Fair Armed Robbery

Minnesota State Fair officials say one person is in custody in connection with the armed robbery that occurred at the fair on Aug. 29.

09/17/2014

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Police Seek Suspect In Fridley Adult Entertainment Store Armed Robbery

The Fridley Police Department is asking for the public’s help to identify a suspect in an armed robbery at an adult entertainment store. Police said the incident happened at about 10:52 a.m. on Aug. 22. At Fantasy Gifts House on the 1000 block of East Moore Lake Drive in Fridley.

09/09/2014

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Armed Robbers Take $10K From State Fair Beer Exhibit

Police say last Friday, on a day when 145,000 people entered the gates of the Minnesota State Fair, a small group of armed robbers was among them. State Fair General Manager Jerry Hammer calls it a bold crime, considering the huge police presence.

09/03/2014

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Man’s Hi-Def Home Surveillance Helps Nab 5 Armed Robbers

The chilling kidnapping and robbery of a young woman in Minneapolis was captured on high-definition surveillance cameras. It happened early last Tuesday morning in south Minneapolis. In the video, you can see a woman walking with two of the suspects down Lyndale Avenue. Look closely, and you can see she is in a headlock.

08/05/2014

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Police: Reward Offered To Find Minneapolis Armed Robber

Minneapolis Police are asking for the public’s help to find a suspect in an attempted armed robbery of a business on July 26. Authorities said on that day, a man walked into a gas station on the 2600 block of Broadway Avenue in Minneapolis with a mask on and displayed a silver semi-automatic handgun.

08/04/2014

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‘U’ Police: 2 Research Assistants Robbed At Gunpoint

University of Minnesota Police says two research assistants were robbed at gunpoint early Wednesday on the West Bank campus. The robbery happened just before 2 a.m. just north of Mondale and Willey halls. The victims say two suspects approached them and one showed a gun.

07/30/2014

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Roseville Pawn Shop Robbery Suspect Arrested In Georgia

Police say one man has been arrested in Georgia in connection with a July 21 robbery of a Roseville pawn shop, while another is still at-large. Roseville Police said Marvin Lee Spencer, 24, was arrested without incident Tuesday by the U.S. Marshal’s Office at a hotel in Doraville, Ga.

07/30/2014

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