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Source: DNA Of Man Killed By Police Found On Officer’s Gun

The DNA of a man shot and killed by police has been found on the trigger of the gun they used to shoot him.

08/15/2013

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Police: Man ‘Openly’ Carrying Guns Near Wis. School Arrested

Police arrested a 23-year-old Somerset man after he was spotted openly carrying two firearms within 1,000 feet of Somerset Middle School.

07/24/2013

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Man Charged For Pistol-Whipping Columbia Store Owner

A 29-year-old man is accused of beating a Columbia store owner with the butt of his handgun, and leaving the victim covered in his own blood, according to authorities. Brandon Benjamin Broszko was charged with two counts of first-degree attempted aggravated robbery, according to a criminal complaint filed in Anoka County.

06/14/2013

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Official: Student Accidentally Discharges Gun Outside Elementary School

No one was hurt after a Bethune student accidentally discharged a gun outside the school just before class got out Tuesday afternoon, a district spokeswoman said. According to Rachel Hicks of Minneapolis Public Schools, Bethune is home to first through fifth graders.

05/28/2013

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Minn. House Speaker: No Gun Bills This Year

House Speaker Paul Thissen says the Minnesota House will not vote on any gun control bills this year.

05/01/2013

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As Gun Measures Stall, Rural Dems Hold Key

Rural Democrats’ opposition to changing Minnesota’s gun laws casts doubt on what legislation, if any, will pass this year to tackle gun violence.

04/30/2013

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Cops: Man Arrested After Champlin Wendy’s Robbery

One man is in custody after an armed robbery Friday night at a Wendy’s restaurant just off Highway 169 in Champlin.

04/27/2013

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Improving Gun Background Checks Would Cost $1.1M

Lawmakers’ plans to improve Minnesota’s background check system for gun sales would cost the state almost $1.1 million.

04/09/2013

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Iowa Man Shoots Off Finger While Cleaning Gun

Police say a Des Moines man accidentally shot off the tip of his finger while cleaning his gun, and the blown piece hit his mother.

03/04/2013

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Mpls. School Employee Charged In Gun Incident

A 59-year-old woman has been charged with allegedly bringing a loaded firearm into a Minneapolis elementary school last December.

02/27/2013

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Charges: Man Says Dream Led Him To Call 911

A 56-year-old Apple Valley man told police that events in a dream led him to call 911 last week, reporting his wallet, phone and pistol were missing, authorities say.

02/19/2013

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Police: Accidental Shooting Inside Plymouth Grocery Store

Plymouth Police say a man is in the hospital after he accidentally shot himself inside a Rainbow Foods Sunday afternoon.

01/27/2013

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As Obama Calls For New Laws, MN Gun Stores Stay Busy

Just weeks after a school massacre shocked the nation, the president of the United States called for the most sweeping new gun laws in a generation.

01/16/2013

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Mpls. Police: 5-Year-Old Pulls Out Toy Gun Inside School Bus

Minneapolis Police say a 5-year-old boy pulled a toy handgun from his backpack on the school bus and pointed it at students and staff.

12/26/2012

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Boy, 15, In Custody After Bringing BB Gun To School

Police say a 15-year-old brought a cylinder-powered BB gun with a replica silencer screwed onto the end to Pine City High School on Thursday.

12/20/2012

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