Convicted Rapist Faces 2nd Conviction, Possible Life SentenceA Minneapolis man previously convicted of rape was convicted of a first-degree attempted criminal sexual assault on Monday and is expected to receive life in prison, according to the Hennepin County Attorney's Office.
Social Media Reactions To Jamar Clark Case DecisionThe Hennepin County Attorney's Office announced no charges will be filed against two police officers involved in the Jamar Clark's shooting death that has the whole nation talking.
Decision On Charges Against Police To Be Announced In Clark CaseA decision on whether two Minneapolis police officers will be charged in Jamar Clark's shooting death is expected to be announced Wednesday morning.
Protesters Pack Office Of Hennepin Co. Att'y Over Jamar Clark CaseA group of protesters plans to rally in downtown Minneapolis to press Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman to prosecute two police officers who fatally shot a black man last year.
BCA: Jamar Clark Shooting Investigation CompleteThe Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension says it’s completed its investigation into the fatal police shooting of Jamar Clark last November in north Minneapolis.
Metro Transit Driver Sentenced For Soliciting Pregnant Teen On BusThe Hennepin County Attorney's Office says a Minneapolis bus driver pleaded guilty Friday to one count of soliciting a teenage girl for sex. Metro Transit bus driver Mahmud Dabshir Aden, 33, is accused of exposing himself to a pregnant 16-year-old girl and asking her to perform a sex act on him.
Minneapolis Man Charged In Brutal Sex Assault Of Unconscious WomanA 39-year-old Minneapolis man is in custody after allegedly committing a brutal sexual assault of an unconscious woman. Justin Lee Ironhawk, 39, was charged Friday with first-degree sexual assault for an incident that happened between Jan. 16 and Jan.17, according to the Hennepin County Attorney's Office.
Mpls. Teen Faces Felony Assault Charge For Principal AttackAn 18-year-old Minneapolis student faces assault charges after allegedly attacking her school principal last month, according to the Hennepin County Attorney's Office. Lashawnte Simone Bright was charged Wednesday in a juvenile petition with a count of third-degree assault and a count of fourth-degree assault on a school official.
Dad Charged In Severe Beating Of 20-Month-Old DaughterA Minneapolis father has been charged in the severe beating of his 20-month-old daughter, which left her with brain injuries. Ticortier Collins is charged with first-degree assault. Investigators say he beat his daughter so badly that she also has a lacerated spleen, rib and pelvic fractures.
Mpls. Teen Pleads Guilty To Fatal Shooting At Drug DealA Minneapolis teen pleaded guilty Tuesday to the fatal shooting of a 19-year-old man, according to the Hennepin County Attorney's Office. Eugene Watkins, also 19, made the plea right before his case was set to go to trial.
Richfield Officer Won't Face Charges For Alleged Assault On TeenA Richfield police officer will not face criminal charges after he was accused of assaulting a teenager in October. Kamal Gelle, 19, said he was pulled over by an officer on the night of Oct. 3 and cited for careless driving.
Eden Prairie Man Charged With 2 Tobacco Tax-Related FeloniesAn Eden Prairie business owner has been charged with two tax-related felonies after officials recovered untaxed tobacco products in his business. Hani Hassan Kotifani, of Eden Prairie, has been charged with one count of possession of untaxed tobacco products and one count of purchasing tobacco from unlicensed sellers.