The Hennepin County Attorney’s office charged two young men with robbery and possession of a gun after a carjacking Thursday in Minneapolis. Seventeen-year-old Cortinez Powell and 18-year-old Justyn Hosley (pictured above) were with two other men when police approached them in a stolen vehicle in a fast food drive thru in north Minneapolis.
Two men are in jail and two more are on the run after an armed carjacking and kidnapping in south Minneapolis. It happened Thursday around 4:00 a.m. when a man reported to police that he had been carjacked at gunpoint by four men.
A carjacking at St. Cloud State University was denied Friday evening when the victim refused to comply with the perpetrator’s demands.
Fargo police have arrested a suspect in a bank robbery, carjacking and kidnapping case in the neighboring Minnesota city of Moorhead. The 52-year-old Fargo man was taken into custody Tuesday evening at a south Fargo motel.
A man is in custody on several charges after an alleged carjacking in Sioux Falls. Police say the 36-year-old man fled on foot from the scene of a vehicle crash about 8:40 p.m. Sunday. They say he eventually assaulted a man in a parking lot, stole the man’s car and then assaulted a woman who was still inside the car.
A 97-year-old Minnesota man survived a jump from a moving truck last weekend. Johnie Beckerleg of Dilworth was waiting in his son’s pickup outside of a Walmart when a man jumped in and drove off with Beckerleg still inside. Beckerleg opened his door and jumped out. He says he has “no idea” how he pulled it off. He normally uses a walker to get around.
Four people are in custody after a carjacking. It started on the east side of St. Paul at 4th and Germaine just before 1:20 a.m.
A Department of Corrections (DOC) fugitive was charged Friday with first-degree aggravated robbery, second-degree assault and fleeing police in a motor vehicle after a crime spree Thursday night in the Twin Cities. According to Minneapolis Police, 39-year-old Brandon Stark approached four people with a knife late Thursday night in Minneapolis. The crime spree ended with Stark crashing a stolen car in St. Paul during a police chase.
Minneapolis Police say that a man was shot in a carjacking incident in New Hope early Friday morning.
Police are looking for up to three suspects in connection with a recent carjacking in Minneapolis.
Police say a carjacker held up two movie theater employees at gunpoint in Moorhead, Minn., stole one of their vehicles and led authorities on a brief chase before crashing the car in neighboring Fargo, N.D.
A 45-year-old man was sentenced to more than 14 years in prison late last week in Minneapolis Federal Court for carjacking a taxi in a Jan. 29, 2011 incident.
Police are investigating after a man said he was carjacked by two men who answered his Craigslist ad.
A 44-year-old South Dakota man has been charged in connection with a carjacking and three home invasions in Bloomington Saturday.
An armed robber confronted a woman and stole her car at the Medtronic site in Mounds View early Friday afternoon, according to police.
A man allegedly tried to carjack multiple people at an Inver Grove Heights Community College, succeeded in taking one car, crashed it, and was hit by a van while running away from the accident scene.
A Twin Cities woman came face to face with her carjacker twice, going from victim to detective in just two days.
Minneapolis Police say a woman helped authorities arrest a man who allegedly stole her car at gunpoint.
A Minneapolis cab driver says he thought he was going to die after a man carjacked him Thursday morning.
The man who was shot and killed by police after allegedly carjacking a taxi cab in Minneapolis Thursday morning has been identified.
A man was shot and killed by police after allegedly carjacking a taxi cab in Minneapolis and leading police on a lengthy chase.
Authorities say the two Detroit suspects in a carjack killing are under arrest in Michigan and Minnesota.
The FBI says two men carjacked or kidnapped an Anoka bank teller and drove her to the bank so they could rob it Friday morning.