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South St. Paul Man Charged For Allegedly Assaulting 15-Month Old

A South St. Paul, Minn. man has been charged for allegedly assaulting his girlfriend’s 15-month old toddler while she was at work. LaMar James Crump, 21, has been charged with one felony count each of first degree assault and malicious punishment of a child. According to police, officers responded to call around 6:10 a.m. Thursday of a child being unresponsive in an apartment in South St. Paul.

06/30/2014

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Minnesota Surgeon Arrested In North Dakota

A sheriff in Park Rapids says a surgeon accused of choking his foster son by stuffing a latex glove down his throat has been arrested in North Dakota. Hubbard County, Minnesota, Sheriff Cory Aukes tells WDAY-TV that 50-year-old Dennis James Sullivan Jr., of Benedict, was arrested Tuesday and will be returned to Minnesota by Monday.

06/20/2014

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Girl, 9, May Lose Eye After Mpls. Shooting

Two Minneapolis men are accused of shooting at a vehicle containing a woman and four small children, one of whom was seriously injured in the eye, according to Minneapolis Police.

05/14/2014

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Teen Will Be Tried As Adult In Brutal St. Paul Beating

One of two 15-year-old boys accused of being involved in the brutal beating of a St. Paul man on the city’s east side last August will stand trial as an adult. Charles Redding will appear in a Ramsey County courtroom Thursday as he faces charges in the Aug. 4, 2013 assault of Ray Widstrand.

02/27/2014

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Organ Donation Helps Stillwater Family Cope With Tragic Loss

Twenty-nine-year-old Adam McCloud died in October of 2012 after he was beaten at a Stillwater bar. Eric Richard was convicted of first-degree assault after punching McCloud at Smalley’s Caribbean Barbeque. According to the criminal complaint, McCloud had spilled Richard’s drink and later refused to pay for it. After McCloud’s death, his family found that they could keep his spirit alive by helping local charities. Supper time at the Odebrecht household brings the family together. But every so often, they can’t help but think of who’s not at the dinner table.

01/29/2014

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Charges: Mpls. Man Severely Assaulted 18-Month-Old Child

A 23-year-old Minneapolis man is in custody after severely assaulting an 18-month-old child and a woman last week, according to the Minneapolis Police.

01/29/2014

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Man Gets More Than 15 Years For Dragging 2 Recruiters

The man who pleaded guilty to running down two Army recruiters at a Roseville crosswalk last year was sentenced to more than 15 years in prison. In November, Enrico Taylor pleaded guilty to one count of first-degree assault and one count of second-degree assault over the Sept. 17 incident.

01/15/2014

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Man Pleads Guilty To Hit-&-Run That Injured Army Recruiters

A Minneapolis man with a lengthy criminal record has pleaded guilty to running down two Army recruiters at a Roseville crosswalk in September, the Ramsey County Attorney’s Office announced Wednesday.

11/20/2013

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Charges: West St. Paul Man Assaulted 4-Month-Old

A 26-year-old West St. Paul man is accused of assaulting his 4-month-old daughter last week, causing the infant head trauma, according to charges filed Monday in Dakota County Court.

02/25/2013

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Brooklyn Park Man Sentenced For Paralyzing Teen

A Brooklyn Park man was charged Thursday with two counts of first-degree assault for shooting and paralyzing a teenager on Jan. 6.

01/18/2013

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Suspect Charged In S. Mpls. Officer-Involved Shooting

Charges have been filed against the suspect in an officer-involved shooting Wednesday night in south Minneapolis.

11/30/2012

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Mpls. Man Charged With Paralyzing 21-Month-Old Girl

A 21-year-old Minneapolis man is accused of assaulting a 21-month-old child in their north Minneapolis home in late October by throwing the child onto a bed in anger, according to charges filed Monday in Hennepin County Court.

11/12/2012

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Cop Charged With Punching Man Released From Jail With Conditions

The Minneapolis police sergeant accused of punching another man outside an Andover bar back in June has been released from jail under the conditions that he pays bail, submits to random testing, stays away from drugs or alcohol, and keeps away from the incident’s victims.

10/05/2012

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Man Pleads Guilty To Throwing Vise Out Of Car, Injuring Vet

A 40-year-old Bloomington man has pleaded guilty to first-degree assault for throwing a vise out of his car that smashed the windshield of another car and seriously injured Iraq War veteran Jon Stacke, according to the Hennepin County Attorney’s Office.

09/19/2012

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Charges: Man Threw Girlfriend Off Balcony In Rage

A 57-year-old man is accused of throwing his girlfriend off a second story balcony while the two were arguing while they were naked on Sunday at his St. Paul residence, according to charges filed Tuesday in Ramsey County Court.

08/14/2012

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