Lakeville Man Charged With Attempted Murder Of His 2 Young SonsA father accused of kidnapping his two young sons is now charged with attempted murder. Jay Ernst, 27, was arrested yesterday morning, hours after an amber alert was issued for his sons, ages 2 and 4.
2 Charged In Le Center Drive-By ShootingTwo young adults face criminal charges for a drive-by shooting in Le Center last Saturday. The Le Sueur County Sheriff's Office says 19-year-old Senif Joel Garza is charged with second-degree attempted murder, drive-by shooting and criminal damage to property for allegedly shooting at a home on the 200 block of South Montgomery Avenue on Oct. 24.
Teen In Waseca Bomb Plot Gets 10 Years Of ProbationThe Waseca teenager accused of plotting to kill his family and blow up his school was sentenced Monday to a 10-year stayed prison sentence and 10 years of intense supervised probation.
St. Paul Man, 18, Accused Of Shooting Good Samaritan In The ChestAn 18-year-old St. Paul man has been charged with allegedly shooting a Good Samaritan in the chest earlier this month.
Gang Member Charged With Murders Of Innocent Bystanders In Mpls. ShootingA Bloomington man faces eight criminal charges in connection to the gang-related shooting deaths of two men in a Minneapolis park in July. The Hennepin County Attorney's Office says 23-year-old Antonio Frasion Jenkins Jr., who goes by the nickname "Popeye," fatally shot 24-year-old Abdirahman Jined and 20-year-old Jorge Zavaleta-Martinez in the Peace Garden section of Peavey Park on the night of July 25.
Mpls. Man Who Shot 3 Women 26 Times Gets Nearly 28 Years In PrisonA Minneapolis man learned he will spend the next 27 ½ years in prison for the shooting of three women in north Minneapolis last year, according to the Hennepin County Attorney's Office.
Gang Member Charged In Mpls. Shooting That Injured Mother, ToddlerA 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.
Man Found Guilty Of Shooting 3 Women 26 Times At Birthday PartyA 21-year-old Minneapolis man was found guilty Tuesday of shooting three women at a birthday party last July, according to the Hennepin County Attorney's office. Delonte Ahshone Thomas is guilty of one count of attempted first-degree murder and three counts of attempted second-degree murder for a shooting on July 9, 2014, in north Minneapolis.
St. Paul Man Sentenced For Drive-By Shooting Of Romantic RivalA St. Paul man was sentenced Thursday to 19 years in prison for trying to kill a romantic rival in a drive-by-shooting last summer. The Dakota Attorney's office says 36-year-old Jorge Roman Vasquez was convicted of one count each of first-degree attempted murder, second-degree attempted murder via drive-by-shooting, second-degree assault and being a felon in possession of a firearm.
River Falls Man Accused Of Trying To Kill GirlfriendA 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.
Man Says He Smoked PCP, Played 'GTA' Before Shooting At Ex-GFA 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.
Girls Describe Stabbing Classmate In Interrogation VideoPolice interrogation video of two Wisconsin girls accused of nearly killing a classmate to please a fictional character shows them describing their calculated plan to kill their friend, telling her they planned to go bird watching.