Nearby homes have been evacuated after Minneapolis police responded to a report of an emotionally disturbed man who’s believed to have weapons in his house, according to officials. Minneapolis spokeswoman Cyndi Barrington said police got a welfare check call at 6 p.m. Wednesday in the area of 53rd Street and 36th Avenue South.
Minneapolis Police have released more information in Tuesday night’s bite attack, including the identity of the officer who lost a finger in the incident.
An “emotionally disturbed” person bit a Minneapolis police officer Tuesday evening when he was responding to a welfare check on the city’s south side, authorities say.
An emotionally disturbed man was taken to a hospital after he allegedly ran naked into lanes of traffic in Bloomington, according to the Minnesota State Patrol.