Hennepin County District Court
A 25-year-old St. Paul man was sentenced to more than 18 years in prison for shooting a man in a Minneapolis grocery store. Hennepin County District Court Judge Daniel Moreno sentenced Zakaria Yusuf on Monday to 219 months in prison for second-degree attempted murder and being a felon in possession of a gun, the county attorney’s office announced on Wednesday.
A 35-year-old Minneapolis man was sentenced to more than 25 years in prison for shooting a 4-year-old boy and two others last June, according to the Hennepin County Attorney’s Office. Deontray Vershon Tate was convicted on two counts of first-degree assault in March for a shooting that happened on the morning of June 25, 2013 near the 3600 block of Penn Avenue North in Minneapolis.
Minnesota Timberwolves forward Dante Cunningham rejoined the team on Saturday, two days after he was arrested and later charged with felony domestic assault for allegedly choking his girlfriend during an argument.
A 35-year-old man told a judge Wednesday that his lawyer pressured him into pleading guilty to murder and attempted murder, but the judge wasn’t having it.
A 47-year-old Hastings man pleaded guilty Friday to sexually assaulting a St. Catherine’s student last November, the Hennepin County Attorney’s Office said.
Hennepin County District Court is highlighting equality and its self-help center as it celebrates Law Day.
The Republican candidate for Congress in Minnesota’s 5th District was sued Friday by a fundraising consultant claiming he owes her money for work on his campaign.
A 34-year-old Minneapolis man faces a 10-year prison sentence after a jury found him to be a danger to public safety.
Jonathan Rubio-Segura was convicted of second-degree murder and second-degree manslaughter on Friday in the death of Anthony Gale.
A Minneapolis man will serve six years in prison in connection with the May robbery and assault of a 61-year-old man in the Uptown area of Minneapolis.
A 26-year-old Richfield man is accused of attacking a female with a steak knife at a Richfield apartment building and shooting at police with a water gun, according to criminal charges filed Wednesday in Hennepin County District Court.
Marlon Montano will spend nearly 13 years in prison for firing the shots that nearly killed Guadalupe Hernandez, an innocent bystander in a drive-by shooting last November.
A 42-year-old man is accused of attempting to rob a Minneapolis house in late April, according to charges filed in recently in Hennepin County District Court. Authorities said they also believe the same man is responsible for a series of burglaries in high-end Edina homes.
A 50-year-old New Hope man is accused of strangling his girlfriend to death after an argument between the two on Sunday, according to criminal charges filed Thursday in Hennepin County District Court.
A former bank teller is accused of stealing more than $259,000 over a five-year period from the ATM machines at the Hassan bank where she worked, according to charges filed Wednesday in Hennepin County District Court.