Brooklyn Park Police
The FBI and Brooklyn Park Police are looking for a man who robbed a U.S. Bank by gunpoint Thursday afternoon. Police say a man with a black handgun walked into the bank located on 7600 Broadway Ave. at 1:30 p.m. and ordered everyone to get on the ground. He left with an undisclosed amount of cash and fled westbound on 76th Avenue in a gray or silver GMC Yukon or Cadillac Escalade.
Brooklyn Park Police have identified the officer involved in Saturday night’s shooting, which sent a 22-year-old man to the hospital. Officer Jason Chadbourne shot Shoua Yang, who was involved in a large fight on the 7300 block of Lakeland Ave North shortly after 11 p.m. Yang was later charged with second-degree assault by the Hennepin County Attorney’s office.
Investigators are looking for the public’s help in finding three people believed to be wedding day thieves. Video surveillance gave police a good look at the two people who invited themselves to Jesse and Jill Goembel’s special day at Edinburgh Country Club in Brooklyn Park.
One person is dead Saturday afternoon in a crash involving a motorcycle and a truck on Highway 169 near 63rd Avenue in the northwest metro. The Minnesota State Patrol says at 12:55 p.m., 30-year-old Jeffrey Cornelius of Blaine was driving a Ford Super Duty truck and stopped in traffic on the highway, causing 72-year-old LeRoy Moyer of Elk River to swerve to prevent his Harley Davidson motorcycle from colliding with the truck.
Police say a Brooklyn Park boy who went missing Thursday has been found safe. Eleven-year-old Chelson Enow Orock was reported missing by his family at 8:30 p.m. Thursday. His parents told officers that Chelson likely ran away from Palmer Lake Elementary during the dismissal period.
Authorities say a 24-year-old St. Paul man was shot and killed after an altercation at a party in Brooklyn Park early Sunday morning.
The Anoka County Sheriff’s Office confirmed Wednesday that a murder investigation is underway after a St. Paul teen’s body was found last week in a Columbia Heights impound lot.
A Brooklyn Park man was charged Thursday with two counts of first-degree assault for shooting and paralyzing a teenager on Jan. 6.
Many neighborhoods have a neighborhood watch – all with the hope that nothing will ever happen. But on the rare occasion it does, it’s good to know the watch can work.
Authorities say one person was arrested Monday night and another suspect is still at large in connection with a home invasion in Brooklyn Park.
One person was hospitalized early Monday morning after a shooting in Brooklyn Park, according to police.
A 26-year-old Brooklyn Park man is accused of having sex with a 16-year-old girl as part of a prostitution ring, according to charges filed Wednesday in Hennepin County Court.
Some kids from Brooklyn Park got a great opportunity to get out and enjoy some golf on Thursday.
Authorities have identified the teenage girl who was shot and killed outside a Brooklyn Park apartment complex late Thursday night.