A Farmington man is being charged for allegedly impersonating a police officer and cuffing a 13-year-old boy. Andrew Scott Benson, 18, is facing one count of false imprisonment and one count of impersonating an officer.
Authorities have charged a Grand Rapids man who they say led a seven-hour armed standoff with officers. Twenty-nine-year-old Robert Williams was charged Thursday with one count of reckless discharge of a firearm, four counts of false imprisonment and one count of terroristic threats following the standoff Wednesday night.
A truck driver from Utah is accused of holding a 19-year-old relative against her will while the two traveled across country. The 53-year-old man from Salt Lake City was arrested last week at a truck scale outside of Moorhead, Minn. A Minnesota state trooper discovered a Florida warrant for the man’s arrest. The man was charged in Clay County court with kidnapping, false imprisonment and domestic abuse.
Police say the situation involving an armed man that barricaded himself inside a home, off the 3500 block of Newton Avenue North, has been resolved.
A 48-year-old St. Paul man allegedly impersonated a police officer and burglarizing victims in the process, according the Ramsey County Attorney’s Office.
A man from Chaska is accused of threatening his girlfriend with a knife and holding her hostage inside their home after finding she sent text messages to an ex-boyfriend, according the charges filed by the Carver County Sheriff’s Office.
A Minnesota man will spend a year in prison after pleading guilty to a false imprisonment charge.