Mpls. School Locked Down Over Student's BB GunPolice say someone was taken into custody at Anwatin Middle School Tuesday morning after a student brought a BB gun to school. The incident was confirmed by Sgt. John Elder of the Minneapolis Police Department.
BCA Investigating Fatal Columbia Heights Police ShootingA Columbia Heights police officer and a Fridley police officer are now on administrative leave after shooting and killing a man inside a business overnight. It happened in the 700 block of 40th Avenue Northeast in Columbia Heights early Tuesday morning.
Charges: Fake Cop Robs Kids With BB GunA 20-year-old Farmington, Minnesota, man is accused of impersonating a cop, and using a BB gun to rob a group of kids of pocket money. He returned their money after robbing them.
Charges: Man Shot Officers With BB Gun, Tried To Commit 'Suicide By Cop' A 53-year-old St. Paul man faces attempted murder and assault charges after police say he shot at officers with an air rifle in an attempt to get police to kill him.
Man Arrested After St. Paul Officer Is Shot In Face With WeaponA 18-year veteran of the St. Paul Police Department was shot in the face by a high-powered BB gun or pellet gun during a standoff late Friday afternoon. St. Paul Police say two officers initially went to a home in the North End neighborhood near Lyton Place and Park Street on a report of a suicidal man.
Man, 20, Arrested With Modified Pistol In St. CloudA Zimmerman man is facing felony weapon charges after St. Cloud police found him with an automatic pistol while responding to a separate gun complaint. Enrico Antonio Ritchard Howe, 20, is being held at Stearns County Jail on felony weapon charges.
4 Men Arrested After Incident Near Mpls. Beach Police arrested four men Wednesday night after an incident near a popular Minneapolis beach. Police were called out to 21st Street and Upton Avenue near East Cedar Beach around 8 p.m.
Model Ships Engage In Combat In Ramsey, Minn.There were a lot of boats out on the water Monday, but at one small lake many of them were sinking. The Model Warship Combat was taking place on a private property near Ramsey, Minn. The captains of these tiny vessels operate their ships from shore by remote control.
Man Charged With Waving BB Gun In Road Rage IncidentA 27-year-old West St. Paul, Minn. man faces two felony counts stemming from a road rage incident earlier this month. According to the complaint, Joshua Thomas Tipcke is accused of pointing a gun at the driver of another vehicle the evening of April 1.
Eagan Man Mowing Lawn Shot In Head With BB GunOn Tuesday, Daniel Richard Pool, 27, was simply doing his job. He was mowing the lawn at the Coachman Highland Townhomes on Snowflake Drive in Eagan when he felt something hit him the head.
Shoe Store Armed Robber IndictedA 41-year-old Fridley man was indicted Wednesday in federal court in connection with the armed robbery of two Twin Cities-area shoe stores back in early January.
2 Teens Charged With Rogers RobberyA teenage male and female, both 17 years old, were charged with one count each of aggravated robbery in the first degree by the Hennepin County Attorney.