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Fatal N. Mpls. Shooting Could Be Ruled Self Defense

A deadly shooting in Minneapolis committed by a 21-year-old man who had a permit to carry could be ruled a justified case of self-defense.

09/24/2014

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Man Released After Claiming Self Defense In Fatal Mpls. Shooting

A 21-year-old man who was arrested on suspicion of murdering an Edina teen in north Minneapolis this past weekend has been released. Authorities believe he was acting in self-defense when he fatally shot 18-year-old Earl Malone Saturday night at the intersection of Knox Avenue North and 26th Street.

09/23/2014

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Police: Man, 18, Killed In North Minneapolis Shooting

Authorities say an 18-year-old Edina man was shot and killed in north Minneapolis late Friday night. It was one of two deadly shootings over the weekend.

09/22/2014

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Wisconsin Man Pleads In Dismemberment Slaying

A Wisconsin man has pleaded no contest to a homicide charge after being found competent to stand trial on charges of fatally shooting and dismembering a Minnesota man. Twenty-eight-year-old Kou Thao of Wausau pleaded no contest Wednesday to second-degree intentional homicide in the death of 58-year-old Tong Pao Hang, of St. Paul, Minnesota.

09/17/2014

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Tipster Will Get $40K Reward For Ty Hoffman’s Arrest

Friends and family of Kelly Phillips said Tuesday that the anonymous tipster who led authorities to suspected murder Ty Hoffman will receive the full $40,000 reward. The tipster called police in Shakopee last Thursday morning after spotting Hoffman in the Southbridge Crossing Shopping Center.

09/16/2014

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1 Arrested In Fatal Baldwin, Wis. Shooting

A man is in custody after a woman was found dead inside a vehicle in western Wisconsin Tuesday, according to the St. Croix County Sheriff’s Office. At around 11:48 a.m., deputies were dispatched to the report of a shooting in Baldwin, Wis. The 911 caller said he needed help for a passenger in their vehicle who had been shot, authorities said.

09/10/2014

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Search For Ty Hoffman At Airport Turns Up Empty

Police returned to the Anoka County Airport Tuesday morning in their search for the man accused of killing Kelly Phillips at a Twin Cities gas station last month. Police believe Lyle “Ty” Hoffman may have robbed a TCF Bank on County Road 10 in Blaine, Minn. over the weekend.

09/02/2014

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Police Search Anoka Co. Airport For Ty Hoffman

Police believe the man suspected of killing Kelly Phillips at an Arden Hills gas station last month may have robbed a bank in Blaine over the weekend. Lyle “Ty” Hoffman is wanted in connection with the Aug. 11 murder. On Monday, the Blaine Police Department issued a release saying that a TCF Bank in Blaine was robbed at gunpoint.

09/01/2014

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Reward For Lyle Hoffman’s Arrest, Conviction Increased To $25K

Authorities announced the reward has more than doubled for information leading to the arrest of Lyle Marvin “Ty” Hoffman, who is wanted in connection with the Aug. 11 murder of Kelly Phillips in Arden Hills.

08/26/2014

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Slain Minneapolis Executive Laid To Rest

The family of a man gunned down at an Arden Hills gas station are remembering him Saturday as a kind, selfless man. Kelly Phillips, 48, was buried Saturday morning in his hometown of Mason City, Iowa.

08/16/2014

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Suspect In Gas Station Killing Charged With Murder

The main suspect in the murder of a Minneapolis executive has been formally charged with murder — and he’s still on the run. Lyle “Ty” Hoffman, 44, was charged in a Ramsey County District Court Friday afternoon with second-degree intentional murder.

08/15/2014

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Family Mourns Loss Of Brilliant Son, Soon-To-Be Husband

The Phillips family says they feel heartbroken after their son was gunned down at a gas station. The man police want to talk to in connection to his death still hasn’t been found.

08/14/2014

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Authorities Investigate Rural Pope County Shooting Death

The Pope County Sheriff’s Office and the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension are investigating after a man was found dead from a gunshot wound in Gilchrist Township. At 11:24 p.m. Wednesday, deputies responded to a 911 call about a person who had been shot inside a rural Pope County residence.

08/14/2014

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Authorities Release Suspect ID, Photo In Arden Hills Fatal Shooting

The Ramsey County Sheriff’s Office has released the identity and photo of the suspect sought in connection to the fatal shooting of a Boston Scientific executive at an Arden Hills gas station.

08/12/2014

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Police Questioning Person Of Interest In Arden Hills Gas Station Shooting

Authorities are seeking a suspect after a man was shot and killed at an Arden Hills gas station Monday morning, the Ramsey County Sheriff’s Office announced.

08/11/2014

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St. Paul Man, 26, Charged In Fatal Shooting

A 26-year-old St. Paul man faces a second-degree murder charge in connection to the shooting death of 24-year-old in St. Paul Tuesday evening. The man charged, Ibrahim Mohammed Abdullahi, will make his first appearance in court Friday afternoon.

08/08/2014

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Man Dies In St. Paul Shooting

St. Paul Police have identified the man who died Tuesday night after a shooting in St. Paul. According to St. Paul Police, Jeffery Earl Willingham, 24, died due to complications from a gunshot wound on Wednesday.

08/06/2014

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Authorities: Suspect Shot, Killed In Home Invasion

The Koochiching County Sheriff’s Office says a 34-year-old man was shot and killed after he assaulted an elderly woman in her Ray, Minn. home Saturday morning.

07/28/2014

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Man, 41, Shot Dead In N. Mpls. After Apparent Bus Argument

A man was shot and killed after stepping off of a Metro Transit bus Thursday evening in north Minneapolis. Police say the fatal shooting happened near Penn Avenue North and North 26th Avenue just before 7 p.m.

07/24/2014

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Man Pleads Guilty In Fatal South Minneapolis Bar Shooting

A 43-year-old man arrested last October in North Dakota in connection with a fatal shooting at a south Minneapolis bar in August of 2013 pleaded guilty Tuesday to murder charges. Ron Powell pleaded guilty to second-degree murder in the shooting death of a bystander at Champions Bar in south Minneapolis on Aug. 8, 2013.

07/23/2014

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Man, 24, Charged In Weekend’s Fatal N. Mpls. Shooting

A 24-year-old Brooklyn Center man is charged with second-degree murder in connection to a fatal shooting in north Minneapolis over the weekend, the Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman announced.

07/09/2014

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2 Dead, 4 Wounded In 3 Overnight Mpls. Shootings

Three separate shooting incidents in Minneapolis leave two dead and four others wounded early Saturday morning, according to Minneapolis Police. The first shooting happened just after midnight at a residence on the 3400 block of Dupont Avenue North. When police arrived, they found the victim had already died. Two other men were also wounded but are expected to survive. An adult male has been taken into custody for this shooting. The male was one of the two men taken to the hospital.

07/05/2014

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Charges: St. Paul Suspect Shot, Killed His Cousin

A 24-year-old St. Paul man faces murder charges for allegedly shooting a family member multiple times in the chest Wednesday in the midst of a struggle.

06/26/2014

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Boy, 17, Shot Dead In Minneapolis Identified

The Hennepin County Medical Examiner has released the identity of the 17-year-old who was shot and killed over the weekend. Police were called to the 1600 block of Newton Avenue North just before 2 a.m. Sunday on a report of a shooting.

06/02/2014

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Arrest Made In Fatal Shooting Of Foley Man

Authorities said an arrest has been made in the case of a Foley man who was found shot to death near a St. Cloud auto dealership in March. Officers with the Benton County Sheriff’s Department found the body of 31-year-old Jamie Wylie March 25 on the side of County Road 75 in St. Cloud.

05/23/2014

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