Charges: Burglar Cooked Up Chicken Nuggets In Sleeping Family's HomeA Mankato man is charged with felony burglary after authorities say he entered a private residence, terrifying the mother of two who lived there.
Henn. Co. Sheriff's Son Charged With Soliciting Child, Possessing Child PornThe son of Hennepin County's sheriff has been charged with four felonies, including soliciting a child for sex and possessing child pornography.
Mankato Murder Suspect ‘Mentally Incompetent’ To Stand Trial A veteran has been found mentally incompetent to stand trial for a murder and attempted murder in Mankato last June. According to the Blue Earth County Attorney's office, 25-year-old Levi Spencer Minissale is accused of stabbing 20-year-old Yesenia Gonzalez to death, as well as stabbing a 26-year-old man on the night of June 6, 2013. A court-ordered psychiatrist determined Minissale to be "mentally ill or mentally deficient," and should be civilly committed as a mentally ill and dangerous individual.