Couple Believe They Saw Wetterling Suspect On Night Of DisappearanceA Sauk Centre couple is speaking out for the first time in 26 years to say they believe the suspicious man they saw at a Tom Thumb gas station three hours before Jacob Wetterling was abducted could be Danny Heinrich. Kevin and Marlene Gwost are members of one of Minnesota's best known polka bands, the Nite Owls.
Paynesville Victim Speaks Out: 'It's Time For Some Answers'There have been some startling developments in the Jacob Wetterling case in the last two weeks. Authorities have presented testimony and evidence showing they believe Jacob's abduction is connected to a series of unsolved sexual assaults on boys in the late 1980s.
Fmr. FBI Agent: Early Wetterling Investigation Was 'A Bad Mistake'A former FBI agent who supervised the Jacob Wetterling investigation says the agency botched how it first handled the man now considered a person of interest in the case. Al Garber wrote in his out-of-print 2009 memoir that the FBI's encounter with Danny Heinrich in 1990 was a "comedy of errors" and "a big mistake."
WCCO Spoke With Wetterling Abduction 'Person Of Interest' In 1996The person of interest in Jacob Wetterling's kidnapping spoke to WCCO-TV in 1996. A review of our archives has turned up a 1996 undercover interview that WCCO-TV did with Danny Heinrich. At one point, Heinrich describes how authorities at one point actually arrested him and accused him of abducting Jacob.
1st Person Of Interest In Wetterling Abduction Wants His Name ClearedAuthorities continue to ask for more information about Danny Heinrich, the man identified as a person of interest by law enforcement in the Jacob Wetterling case a week ago Thursday. But there is another person of interest named publicly in 2010. Dan Rassier is a school band teacher, and Wetterling was abducted at the end of his quarter-mile-long driveway.
Judge: Heinrich Will Stay In Jail, Is A Potential Risk To CommunityThe person of interest in the Jacob Wetterling case was back in court Wednesday on child pornography charges. An FBI agent also testified in court about evidence linking 52-year-old Danny Heinrich to Wetterling's abduction and other sexual assaults of young boys.
Wetterlings Plead For Answers In Jacob's AbductionThe parents of Jacob Wetterling gave a statement to the media Tuesday about the latest developments in the case surrounding the 1989 abduction of their son.
Investigators Believe Paynesville Attacks, Wetterling Abduction ConnectedTonight we want to take a fresh look at eight unsolved attacks on boys in the late 1980s that investigators now believe are connected to the Jacob Wetterling attack.
Minnesota-Made Fashion, Products Suddenly Hot NationwideWhen you think of Minnesota, you may not think high fashion. But believe it or not, Minnesota-made products and Minnesota style are suddenly red hot.
Mother Of Terror Suspect Says Son Is Innocent, Suffering In Jail The mother of one of the five young terror suspects is speaking out, saying her son is being treated more harshly than the four other suspects.
Champlin Woman Charged With Threatening Neighbor's ChildrenA 38-year-old Champlin woman has been charged with allegedly sending anonymous threats to neighbors regarding their children.
Municipal Liquor Stores Feeling The Total Wine Squeeze It’s called the Total Wine effect. In the 19 months since the discount liquor store opened four metro area locations, many local liquor stores have reported a drop in business.