Officials at the University of Minnesota issued a crime alert Monday after a student was robbed at gun point on Sunday. According to University Police, the student says a man pulled out a gun and demanded their laptop computer at the Carlson School of Management, which is on the West Bank Campus. The student yelled for help and started chasing the robber, who ended up dropping the laptop during the chase.
A Pine County teenager is now charged in a home invasion that left a man dead. It happened after the intruders entered the house of a 75-year-old man around 2:30 a.m. Thursday. Officials said 23-year-old Gypsy Watts had a gun, and the homeowner shot and killed him. Investigators tell us Watts and a 16-year-old boy broke into the man’s house, hoping to steal his prescription medications.
Campus security at the University of Minnesota continues their investigation of an attempted robbery earlier this week. And they want you to see a new picture of a suspect. Students were on lockdown Monday after a robber used a gun to try and steal a laptop computer from a woman.
University of Minnesota officials say the search for a suspected gunman is complete — and there is no further need for students and staff on campus to take shelter. The university released a campus alert after someone spotted a man suspected of carrying a gun in a classroom building.
Three teenagers were charged Friday with first- and second-degree murder for the death of a West St. Paul man in January. According to the Dakota County Attorney’s office, 19-year-old Donovan Michael Diego, 17-year-old Christino Andres Rosario and 18-year-old Malik Jamal Alize Farmer are accused of shooting and killing 31-year-old Luis David Reyes-Galvan during an attempted robbery and burglary on Jan. 11. The complaint alleges that the teens planned on robbing Reyes-Galvan with guns they had acquired in a burglary in West St. Paul on Jan. 10. The teens first knocked on the Reyes-Galvan’s door, and after no response, they waited in a nearby vehicle until he arrived.
Police are investigating after a 32-year-old man entered a woman’s home, tried to leave but was pinned by the woman and held at gunpoint until police arrived.
A 19-year-old Little Canada man is in jail accused of being responsible for an aggravated robbery stemming from an attempted robbery-shooting incident Wednesday, according to Roseville Police.
St. Paul Police say they’ve arrested a man they believe tried to rob a convenience store at gunpoint, striking a child in the process.
St. Paul Police say an armed man struck a child while attempting to rob a convenience store on the city’s east side last week.
The Pine County Sheriff’s Office says a witness interrupted a home invasion and broke up an attempted robbery Monday morning.
Authorities are seeking a man who attempted to rob a credit union at gunpoint on Wednesday morning.
Two men have been charged in connection with an attempted robbery at gunpoint in the University of Minnesota area.
A 21-year-old man has pleaded guilty to a string of violent robberies in the Uptown area, according to the Hennepin County Attorney’s Office.
Charges are expected Tuesday against three men allegedly involved in an attempted robbery during which the mayor of Hibbing was bitten in the face.
A 51-year-old St. Cloud man said he was assaulted by three men wearing ski masks during an attempted robbery Sunday morning.