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2nd Shooter Pleads Guilty To Killing 5-Year-Old, Gets 28 Years

The second gunman responsible for the death of a 5-year-old boy who was shot while sleeping on his grandmother’s couch has been sentenced to 28 years in prison. Sixteen-year-old Julian Kijuan Lamar Anderson pleaded guilty Tuesday to second-degree intentional murder for the shooting on June 26, 2012, which killed Nizzel George.

05/21/2013

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1 Year After Conviction, Amy Senser’s Appeal Is Heard

Amy Senser’s appeal of her guilty verdict went before the Minnesota Court of Appeals Wednesday.

05/01/2013

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Jury Rejects Insanity Plea In Schaffhausen Case

A jury said the Wisconsin father accused of killing his three daughters had a mental illness or defect when he committed the crime. However, the jury believes Aaron Schaffhausen knew what he was doing and therefore has rejected his insanity plea.

04/16/2013

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Minneapolis Officer Found Guilty In Bar Assault

A Minneapolis police SWAT team leader has been convicted of assaulting a man while off-duty at a bar.

04/13/2013

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Esme’s Blog: The Schaffhausen Evidence

In the first hours of jury selection in Aaron Schaffhausen’s insanity trial, a prospective juror raised her hand and said she could not be impartial. She said she believed Aaron Schaffhausen had to be insane because of the crime he had committed; stabbing to death his daughters ages 11, 8 and 5.

04/06/2013

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Cloquet Admits Witness Tampering In 2000 Homicide

A Cloquet woman has pleaded guilty to witness tampering and arson arising from a 2000 homicide case.

03/29/2013

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Schaffhausen Plea Change Rescheduled For Thursday

The River Falls, Wis. man, accused of killing his three daughters last July, was expected to change his plea to guilty in a Wisconsin court on Wednesday. Instead, no plea was made.

03/27/2013

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Schaffhausen May Change Plea In Daughters’ Deaths

The River Falls, Wis., man accused of killing his three daughters plans to change his plea to guilty in a Wisconsin court on Wednesday.

03/26/2013

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Petters’ Associate Vennes Pleads Guilty

A former associate of convicted Minnesota businessman Tom Petters has pleaded guilty to lying to investors in a $3.65 billion Ponzi scheme.

02/01/2013

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Teen Pleads Guilty To Shooting That Killed Nizzel George

A 17-year-old boy pleaded guilty Friday afternoon to the June shooting that killed 5-year-old Nizzel George, who was sleeping on his grandmother’s couch in North Minneapolis when a bullet came through the wall and struck him, authorities say.

02/01/2013

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Man Gets 30 Days For Killing 2 Construction Workers

A 23-year-old man pleaded guilty to one count of careless driving Wednesday and was sentenced to 30 days in jail for a crash that killed two construction workers on Interstate 35W.

01/23/2013

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1-Armed Man Found Guilty Of 1st-Degree Murder

A Morrison County jury found a 32-year-old Hutchinson man guilty of killing Dustin Brown in his Little Falls, Minn., trailer in October 2011.

01/17/2013

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Man Who Solicited Little League Players Sentenced

A 45-year-old man has been sentenced to four months in the workhouse after pleading guilty to soliciting Little League baseball players through Facebook.

11/16/2012

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Man Found Guilty In Crash That Killed 16-Year-Old

A man accused of running down a teenage girl with his SUV is guilty of felony criminal vehicular homicide, according to a Ramsey County judge.

11/14/2012

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Minnesota Man Sentenced For Kidnapping SD Woman

A Minnesota man convicted of assaulting a South Dakota woman and locking her in a bedroom has been sentenced to three years in prison.

10/30/2012

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Man Admits To Robbing Four Various Metro-Area Businesses

A 30-year-old Minneapolis man pleaded guilty to one count of armed bank robbery Tuesday in federal court.

09/18/2012

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Mpls Man Pleads Guilty To Soliciting Boys Via Facebook

Michael Francis Hamer pleaded guilty Tuesday to one count of soliciting children to engage in sexual conduct.

09/18/2012

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Man Pleads Guilty To Sexually Assaulting 4-Month-Old

A 24-year-old Maplewood man pleaded guilty Monday to first-degree criminal sexual assault of a 4-month-old baby.

08/20/2012

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Minn. Mother Pleads Guilty To Leaving Baby To Die In Woods

A woman in southern Minnesota has pleaded guilty to second-degree manslaughter in connection with the 2001 death of her baby.

08/09/2012

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Former Viking Michael Bennett Pleads Guilty To Fraud

Former Minnesota Viking Michael Bennett has pleaded guilty to his role in a South Florida tax refund and identity theft scheme.

08/07/2012

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Two More Plead Guilty To Multi-State ID Theft Ring

Two Minneapolis men pleaded guilty Thursday in St. Paul to roles in an identity theft ring responsible for the loss of $2 million to banks and retail stores in 14 states.

08/02/2012

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4 Plead Guilty To Stealing $2M Via ID Theft

Four Twin Cities residents pleaded guilty Wednesday in federal court for stealing personal information from hundreds of people and using it to create fake documents and counterfeit checks that were passed at retail stores to purchase expensive merchandise, which was then returned to the stores for cash.

08/01/2012

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Woman Pleads Guilty To Stealing $5,700 From DMV

A 31-year-old woman has been charged with theft by swindle for allegedly stealing $5,700 while employed at the Grand Rapids Division of the Minnesota Department of Motor Vehicles.

07/23/2012

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Man Pleads Guilty To Hitting Boy While On Motorcycle

A 25-year-old St. Paul man is admitting he drove his motorcycle too fast and hit a little boy.

06/05/2012

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Minneapolis Man Found Guilty In Murder Case

A Minneapolis man was found guilty of second-degree intentional murder Thursday in Hennepin County Court.

06/01/2012

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