Dakota County District Court
A 24-year-old woman is accused of stealing a diamond solitaire ring valued at $17,000 from a Hastings house she was hired to clean, according to charges filed Wednesday in Dakota County District Court.
A 37-year-old California man is accused of mailing threatening letters and stalking a Minnesota woman through her Myspace account, according to charges filed Tuesday in Dakota County District Court.
A 57-year-old man who was the treasurer of a Twin Cities ice skating club is accused of stealing more than $150,000 from the club for his personal use, according to charges filed Wednesday in Dakota County District Court.
A 55-year-old man is accused of breaking into his ex-wife’s house while she was out for a run and stealing a baton, according to criminal charges filed Wednesday in Dakota County District Court.
Geraldo Sanchez Ramos, 34 of Apple Valley, and Yesenia Ponce-Carbajal, 26 of Apple Valley were both charged with second-degree possession of a controlled substance on Friday in Dakota County District Court.
Three people are accused of causing a power outage in Eagan while trying to steal copper wire from the Dakota Electric Power Substation in 2009, according to charges filed in Dakota County District Court on Tuesday.
Shaquen Perril Whitfield was sentenced Thursdayin Dakota County District Court to more than 30 years in prison with credit for time already served. Whitfield was convicted last November of first-degree burglary, first-degree murder and first-degree arson.
A 37-year-old West St. Paul man is accused of robbing a West St. Paul bank so he could pay his rent, according to charges filed Thursday in Dakota County District Court.
Roman Tokarev pleaded guilty Wednesday to second-degree assault, fleeing a police officer in a motor vehicle and felon in possession of a firearm.
A 44-year-old old Eagan man is accused of stealing at least 10 snow blowers from an Eagan neighborhood, possessing drugs and a weapon, according to charges filed in Dakota County District Court on Tuesday.
A St. Paul Pastor employed by the Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Church Synod is accused of swindling more than $62,000 from that church system, according to charges filed Thursday in Dakota County District Court.
Irvin Scott Cook was convicted of first-degree attempted murder, second-degree attempted murder, first-degree arson, first-degree burglary and motor vehicle use without consent on May 17, 2010. All charges were felonies.
A 29-year-old Newport man has been sentenced for stealing more than $1,000 in items from the home of an elderly couple who had passed away.