Homicide

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Woman Killed In Apparent Murder-Suicide Identified

Authorities have identified the woman who was killed in an apparent murder-suicide in Winona last week.

05/18/2015

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Strong Law Enforcement Presence Expected At Officer Besser’s Funeral

Minnesota’s Law Enforcement Memorial Association will have a major presence at Sunday’s funeral for Officer Todd Besser. Besser was a long-time member of the Elk River Police Department, and was off-duty when he and his son, Blake, were slain a week ago.

05/16/2015

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2 Men Arrested In Killing Of 90-Year-Old Carver Co. Farmer

Sheriff’s deputies say a tip helped them find the men responsible for killing a 90-year-old farmer in his home.

05/12/2015

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Brooklyn Park Man, 27, Killed In South Minneapolis Shooting

Authorities say a 27-year-old Brooklyn Park man died Sunday morning in a shooting in south Minneapolis. Minneapolis police responded to the area of Pillsbury Avenue South just north of Lake Street West just before 2 a.m. on a report of shots fired.

05/12/2015

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Family Creates Foundation For Slain Sartell Student

The family of a murdered college student is keeping his memory alive as the investigation into finding his killer takes a new turn. It’s been eight months since police found Tom Bearson’s body in Moorhead.

05/08/2015

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Police: Man Apparently Beaten To Death In Minneapolis

Minneapolis Police have responded to the scene of a probable homicide Tuesday morning. According to authorities, the incident happened on the 1800 block of 5th Avenue South after 5 a.m.

05/05/2015

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2 Charged With Murder In Death Of Minnesota Farm Couple

Three men face charges in connection to the murder of a couple who were found dead and burned inside their southwest Minnesota home last week.

05/04/2015

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Homicide Suspected In Minnesota Farmhouse Fire That Killed 2

Investigators suspect a long-time Lyon County couple who died in a house fire were intentionally killed. Jim and Cathy Hively were found Thursday in their burned home. Three men have been arrested in connection with the fire.

05/03/2015

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Teen Charged With Shooting, Killing Girlfriend

A Minnesota teenager is charged with second-degree murder in the shooting death of his girlfriend. Police arrested 17-year-old Ahmed Abdi last week in Kansas City, Missouri. They believe Abdi fatally shot 21-year-old Ayan Abdulahi at a residence on the 2400 block of Portland Avenue on the afternoon of April 11.

05/01/2015

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Teen Arrested Out Of State In Minneapolis Murder Case

Minneapolis Police credit tips from the public with helping them find a teenager suspected of killing a woman. Police believe 17-year-old Ahmed Abdi fatally shot 21-year-old Ayan Abdulahi at a residence on the 2400 block of Portland Avenue on the afternoon of April 11.

04/25/2015

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Mpls. Police Seek Public’s Help Finding Teenage Homicide Suspect

The Minneapolis Police Department is asking the public’s help in finding a 17-year-old boy suspected of fatally shooting a woman last week on the city’s south side.

04/19/2015

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Man, 24, Arrested & Charged In Oak Park Heights Homicide

Murder charges have been filed against a Stillwater man in the death of a vulnerable adult, who was found dead in his Oak Park Heights condominium, according to the Washington County Attorney’s Office.

04/17/2015

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Missing Vulnerable Adult Case Becomes A Homicide Investigation

Police in Oak Park Heights say they’re working hard to track down the person who killed a beloved vulnerable adult.

04/16/2015

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Man’s Death Called Homicide In Oak Park Heights

Police are investigating the first homicide in Oak Park Heights in 16 years. Officers found the body of 39-year-old Nils Christian Johnson in his town house early on Tuesday morning.

04/15/2015

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Medical Examiner: St. Louis Park Man Shot Dead In North Minneapolis

Authorities said a 31-year-old St. Louis Park man was shot to death and found in a car in north Minneapolis on Monday. The Hennepin County Medical Examiner identified the victim Wednesday as Marcus Tyrone Hunter. He died of a gunshot wound to the chest.

04/15/2015

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Man Accused Of Smothering Girlfriend’s 3-Month-Old

A White Bear Lake man is accused of smothering his girlfriend’s 3-month-old daughter.

According to the criminal complaint, Bryan Gustafson, 27, was frustrated by the baby’s crying since he was trying to watch the Meryl Streep movie “It’s Complicated.”

04/14/2015

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Minneapolis Police: Woman Found Shot To Death

A woman was found shot to death in south Minneapolis Saturday afternoon. Minneapolis Police say the victim was found on the 2400 block of Portland Avenue South.

04/11/2015

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Police: Suspect On The Run Following Double Homicide In North Mpls.

Minneapolis police say officers are trying to track down a suspect following a shooting that left two men dead Wednesday morning on the city’s north side.

04/08/2015

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Charges Filed In Fatal Shooting Near Downtown Mpls. Parking Ramp

A 27-year-old man has been charged with allegedly shooting a man five times near a downtown Minneapolis parking ramp late last month, according to the Hennepin County Attorney’s Office.

04/06/2015

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Police: Woman Dies After Easter Morning Shooting

Instead of sharing an Easter meal with a young St. Paul woman, friends and family are grieving together. Family says 19-year-old of Sammiria White was killed by her boyfriend at an apartment on Pierce Butler Route. St. Paul police arrested Dimitri Harrell Sunday morning. The couple has a 3-month-old girl.

04/05/2015

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Bloomington Man Shot Dead In Downtown Minneapolis

A Bloomington man was shot to death Friday morning in downtown Minneapolis, one block north of the Orpheum Theatre.

03/27/2015

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Police: 3 Arrested In Onamia Homicide

Three people have been arrested in a March 2 slaying of a St. Cloud man in Onamia, according to the Mille Lacs Tribal Police Department.

03/23/2015

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Police: 2 Arrested In Connection To Homicide

Police in central Minnesota say two suspects are in custody in connection to the fatal shooting earlier this month of a 39-year-old St. Cloud man.

03/19/2015

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$20K Reward Offered In Hastings Homicide

The family of a man found shot to death in Hastings is now offering a $20,000 reward to find his killer.

03/11/2015

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Minneapolis Marks 2nd Homicide Of 2015

Minneapolis has recorded their second homicide of 2015 early Saturday morning. Officers responded to Lowry Avenue and 4th Street Northeast for a shooting call just after 12:30 a.m.

03/07/2015

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