Carver County Court
A 34-year-old New Germany man will spend a year in jail for firing a gun at a bouncer after being kicked out of a Waconia bar in January of 2011.
A Blaine man has been sentenced to 14 years in prison for robbing a gas station in Mayer at gunpoint and injuring a store clerk in 2011.
The Carver County judge tossed out the trial, saying that Jesse James Rogers acted in self-defense in the stabbing death of 35-year-old Justin David Foster. The case was dismissed due to a lack of sufficient evidence.
A 38-year-old Prior Lake man who is a Level III sex offender was sentenced to 30 years in prison on Tuesday in connection with criminal sexual conduct involving a 12-year-old girl going back to 2008.
A 27-year-old Blaine man is accused of robbing gas station in Mayer at gunpoint on Saturday and injuring a store clerk, according to charges filed Tuesday in Carver County Court.
A 57-year-old Chanhassen man was found guilty by a Carver County jury of kidnapping on Tuesday in connection with a July 25 incident involving a female victim.