Eden Prairie Police
A former Minnesota Vikings defensive player is accused of strangling his girlfriend in an early-morning argument that was the result of ignored text messages, according to charges filed Wednesday by the Hennepin County Attorney’s Office.
The family of Mandy Matula is spending Monday balancing a sense of closure with unspeakable grief. After months of wondering what happened to her, they’re spending the day visiting the site where her body was found.
Human remains were found in a Stearns County park on Saturday afternoon. According to authorities, the remains were found in a shallow grave by a hiker shortly after 1 p.m. at Mississippi County Park. The identity and gender of the remains are unclear. The Stearns County Sheriff’s office is working with Eden Prairie Police and the Bureau of Criminal Apprehension to determine if the remains are those of 24-year-old Mandy Matula, who went missing back in May.
Authorities have released the name of a woman who was killed in a murder-suicide earlier this month in Eden Prairie. The Hennepin County Medical Examiner’s Office identified the victim as Anitra Rochelle Williams, 26 of Eden Prairie.
If you are in combat or investigating an active crime scene, not knowing what is around the corner or behind a closed door can be deadly. But what if you had a set of eyes and ears that could investigate without the threat of a life being lost?
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Eden Prairie Police have released a description of the clothing that 24-year-old Mandy Matula may have been wearing on the night she disappeared. According to police, Matula may have been wearing a sweatshirt with a University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) logo on it, as well as a pair of black Nike air tennis shoes, women’s size 8.5-9 with hot pink lining and white swooshes on the side.
In Eden Prairie friends and family aren’t giving up the search for Mandy Matula after coming up empty over the weekend. Mandy was reported missing after she didn’t show up to work last Thursday.
Authorities say there’s an enhanced police presence at Eden Prairie High School Thursday after tensions between students prompted the threat of a gun being brought to school.
An Eden Prairie Police surveillance operation led to the arrest of 41-year-old male suspect, believed to have burglarized as many as 60 businesses in the metro.
A Vikings player was arrested Saturday morning for second-degree DWI, according to Eden Prairie Police. Jerome Felton, 25, refused to take a chemical test, police said.
Police are looking for a suspect after a man allegedly exposed himself to a woman earlier this month near an Eden Prairie lake.