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Suspended Vikings WR Simpson In More Trouble

Suspended Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Jerome Simpson is facing misdemeanor charges of driving on a limited driver’s license, possession of marijuana in a motor vehicle and having an open bottle in a motor vehicle. Rick Hart, deputy police chief for the city of Bloomington, Minn., confirmed Thursday that Simpson was cited but not arrested July 7.

09/18/2014

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Zip Line Reopens After Accident At Mall Of America

A new zip line attraction has reopened at the Mall of America after an employee was injured while working on it. A mall statement says the employee was injured by a piece of equipment on the east platform of the Barnacle Blast in the Nickelodeon Universe indoor amusement park around 11:15 a.m. Saturday.

08/17/2014

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Police: 1 Hurt In Bloomington Shooting Near Hotel

Police said a 21-year-old man suffered non-life threatening injuries after being shot Thursday morning in the parking lot of a Bloomington hotel. Authorities were called at about 1:45 a.m. to a report of shots fired at the Country Inn and Suites parking lot near Killebrew Drive and Old Shakopee Road.

07/17/2014

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Teen OK After Fall From Mall’s 2nd-Floor Balcony

Bloomington police say a teen who fell from a Mall of America second-floor balcony while attempting a handstand has suffered only minor injuries. Deputy police Chief Rick Hart says witnesses saw the 17-year-old attempting a handstand on the upper-level balcony Saturday afternoon when he lost his balance and fell.

06/29/2014

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Former Hospital CEO Accused Again Of Soliciting Prostitution

Bloomington Police arrested 16 people in a recent prostitution sting, including the former CEO of a Twin Cities hospital. David Cress, 64, was among the 15 men and one woman arrested on Tuesday. North Memorial Medical Center cut ties with Cress after police arrested him in a prostitution sting in Richfield four years ago.

06/06/2014

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Man Accused Of Trying To Rape Vulnerable Woman In Walgreens

A Bloomington man is behind bars accused of sexually assaulting a woman in a Walgreen’s bathroom. Police arrested 23-year old Jonathan Day on Monday night at his apartment.

06/06/2014

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MOA Offical: Money Toss Could Have Caused Injuries

The Twin Cities man who tossed1,000 $1 bills to strangers at the Mall of America on Black Friday says it was worth it. Apple Valley-resident Serge Vorobyov, 29, threw money from the third floor rotunda railing on Friday afternoon. The money fell down to a crowd that had gathered to listen to holiday music. When the performers starting singing “Let It Snow,” Vorobyov started tossing the cash. He told police he was going through a divorce and having financial problems. He only had $1,000 to his name.

12/02/2013

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Police: Van Hits Light Pole After Shooting, No Injuries

Police in Bloomington said nobody was hurt and no arrests have been made after a report of a shooting Tuesday morning. Authorities responded to the 7900 block of American Boulevard near the parking lots of the LaQuinta Hotel and a Culver’s restaurant after a report of shots fired.

10/29/2013

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Police: Missing Teen Found Safe In Bloomington

Bloomington Police say a missing 17-year-old girl was found safe late Sunday night. Mercedes Joann Beauchamp had last seen leaving her room Saturday evening at the Extended Stay Hotel at 7956 Lyndale Ave. S.

08/04/2013

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Alert Cancelled For Missing Bloomington Father & Daughter

A crime alert has been issued after a father disappeared Saturday night with his 7-year-old daughter with special needs.

05/04/2013

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Police: 1 Dies After Jumping Off Mall Of America Parking Ramp

A male died Thursday after he jumped off a parking ramp at the Mall of America, police say.

03/07/2013

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Police: Missing Woman’s Car Found At MOA

Police in Bloomington say they’ve recovered the car of a St. Paul woman who has been missing since last Friday. Kira Trevino works at the Mall of America in Bloomington and hasn’t been seen since Friday.

02/25/2013

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Bloomington Police Investigating Brass Fitting Thefts

Police in Bloomington are investigating after a series of thefts involving brass fittings that’s been happening throughout the metro and has occurred recently in city parking ramps and businesses.

02/11/2013

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Bloomington Police Need Help Finding Missing Man With Alzheimer’s

A 73-year-old man with Alzheimer’s went missing when he left his home in Bloomington. Now, police are seeking assistance in locating him.

10/29/2012

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License Plate Recognition Cameras Help Fight Crime

Nearly two dozen cars are stolen each day across Minnesota. Now police have additional crime-fighting tools to find them while patrolling the streets. License Plate Recognition cameras are now mounted on squad cars.

03/13/2012

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