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Police Seek Suspect In Maplewood Bar Gun Pointing Incident

Authorities in the east Twin Cities metro are looking for a suspect after a man allegedly brandished a handgun during an assault at a Maplewood bar Friday night.

2 hours ago

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Police: College Student Assaulted, Robbed On U Of M Campus

The University of Minnesota police say a college student who is not affiliated with the University was assaulted and robbed in the early hours of Tuesday morning.

07/08/2015

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U Of M: 3 Suspects Assault & Rob 2 Victims Near Campus

The University of Minnesota says two victims – one of whom was a University student – were assaulted and robbed by three suspects off campus Saturday evening.

07/06/2015

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Gang Member Charged In Mpls. Shooting That Injured Mother, Toddler

A 24-year-old Minneapolis man has been charged in a wild shooting spree that resulted in a mother and child suffering wounds, the Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman announced Monday.

06/22/2015

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Woman, 75, Charged With Assault After Attempting To Stab Landlord

A 75-year-old woman is facing assault charges after she attempted to stab her landlord earlier this month. Janice Marie Weiler, of Coon Rapids has been charged with one count of assault in the second degree and one count of terroristic threats.

06/16/2015

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Domestic Dispute Ends With Husband Shooting Up Wife’s Laptop

Sioux Falls police say a domestic dispute led to a man taking his wife’s laptop into the backyard and shooting it several times with a handgun.

06/08/2015

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Sheriff: Man On Bike Assaulted In Stearns County

Police in Stearns County are asking for the public’s help finding a man who they say assaulted another man Friday morning. According to the sheriff’s office, the assault happened after 9 a.m. near County Road 9 and Meeker-Stearns Street near Eden Valley, Minnesota.

06/05/2015

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Woman Charged In Tire Iron Assault At Taco Bell

A St. Paul woman is accused of bringing a tire iron to a fight over an order mix-up at a Taco Bell. Prosecutors say Laresha Marie Uting went into the fast-food restaurant with two friends the night of May 26th and started a fight after getting the wrong order at the drive-through window.

06/02/2015

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Teen Clubbed With Tire Iron In Taco Bell Brawl

A 15-year-old St. Paul boy says he was attacked for trying to stick up for fast food workers who were being bullied by three customers.

05/31/2015

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Police: Gas Station Cashier Robbed, Assaulted In Albert Lea

Albert Lea police are looking for two men who robbed a gas station and assaulted an employee Friday night. Police says two men entered the Mileage Gas Station on the 1300 block of Front Street West at about 10 p.m. while wearing ski masks.

05/30/2015

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Jury Convicts Dustin Diamond Of Misdemeanors In Stabbing

TV actor Dustin Diamond says he didn’t intentionally stab a man in a barroom scuffle just outside of Milwaukee. The 38-year-old Diamond, who played Screech in the 1990s show “Saved by the Bell,” is accused of stabbing a man on Christmas Day in Port Washington.

05/29/2015

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5 Charged In Faribault Hogtie Assault Incident

Four men and three women are accused of hogtying a man and assaulting him in Faribault Saturday.

05/28/2015

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Woman Says Punch Led To Dustin Diamond’s Wis. Bar Brawl

A woman has testified that TV actor Dustin Diamond pulled a knife in a Wisconsin barroom brawl right after she punched his girlfriend in the face. The 38-year-old Diamond, who starred in the 1990s show “Saved by the Bell,” is accused of stabbing a man during the fight in a Port Washington bar on Christmas Day.

05/28/2015

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Minneapolis Officer Indicted For Off-Duty Assaults

The U.S. Attorney’s office has indicted a Minneapolis Police officer for criminal civil rights violations. Michael Griffin, 40, is accused of assaulting at least four people while off duty.

05/20/2015

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Sheriff: Man Arrested After Attacking Woman With Axe At Campground

A 32-year-old man was arrested Sunday after a woman was allegedly attacked with hatchet or axe at a northern Minnesota campground on Friday, according to the St. Louis County Sheriff’s Office.

05/11/2015

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Man Charged In Deadly Finlayson House Fire

A 49-year-old man is charged with murder, arson and assault in connection with a deadly March fire in Finlayson. The Pine County Sheriff’s office says Robert Sam Raisch Jr. will face charges for second-degree murder, first-degree arson and first-degree assault.

04/28/2015

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Man, 43, Sentenced In Anoka Co. Home Invasion, Assault On Elderly Man

A 43-year-old man will spend nearly 8 years in prison for his role in an Anoka County home invasion and assault, the Anoka County Attorney’s Office announced Monday.

04/13/2015

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Retired Farmer, 90, Found Killed With Hands Bound

Authorities are investigating after a 90-year-old Carver County man was found dead with his hands bound and evidence of an assault Saturday.

04/13/2015

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MN Man Accused Of Head-Butting & Injuring Police Officer

West Fargo police arrested a man accused of head-butting an officer who tried to place him under arrest. Authorities say the 29-year-old suspect from Moorhead, Minnesota, fled the scene of a traffic stop just before midnight Saturday.

04/13/2015

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Juvenile Suspect Arrested In Bemidji Assault

Bemidji police say they have arrested a juvenile suspect in connection to a stabbing assault Monday afternoon.

04/07/2015

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River Falls Man Accused Of Trying To Kill Girlfriend

A River Falls man is accused of trying to kill his girlfriend by strangling, punching and biting her. Twenty-three-year-old Benjamin Force is being held on $100,000 bail in St. Croix County. He’s charged with six felonies, including attempted first-degree intentional homicide and mayhem.

03/13/2015

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Woman Recovering From Attack At LRT Station

A woman is recovering this morning after being beaten and robbed near a light rail stop. Bri, who didn’t want WCCO to use her last name, still has a bloody face from the attack that left her with stitches.

03/13/2015

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Two Officers Hurt In Fight At St. Cloud Children’s Home

Two police officers were injured in St. Cloud Thursday evening after responding to a report of a fight involving about nine adolescents at the St. Cloud Children’s Home, according to a report from the police department.

03/06/2015

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No Jail Time For Fmr. Gophers QB In Mankato Bar Brawl

Former University of Minnesota football player Philip Nelson will not serve any jail time following a fight outside a Mankato bar last May. Nelson heard his sentence before a packed courtroom in Blue Earth County Monday.

03/02/2015

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Man Says He Smoked PCP, Played ‘GTA’ Before Shooting At Ex-GF

A Minneapolis man is charged with attempted murder, assault and burglary after allegedly shooting at his ex-girlfriend and then pointing his weapon at police. Thirty-seven-year-old Major James Moore was charged Friday with first-degree attempted murder, second-degree assault and first-degree burglary.

02/20/2015

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