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Rochester Man Arrested In Fatal Shooting At Mobile Home Park

A 19-year-old Rochester man has been arrested in a shooting at a mobile home park that killed one man and injured two others. The man was arrested Tuesday morning after several hours of a standoff that ended only after officers fired a chemical irritant into a home.

09/01/2015

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October Sentencing Set For Rock Island Man In Woman’s Death

A Rock Island man convicted of killing his ex-girlfriend will be sentenced Oct. 9. The sentencing date for 40-year-old Timothy McVay was set Wednesday. He was convicted July 17 of first-degree murder and concealment in the death of 29-year-old Carrie Olson of Davenport, Iowa.

08/20/2015

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Man Accused Of Killing Neighbor Takes Stand In Trial

Testimony concluded in the murder trial of a New Brighton man accused of killing his neighbor over a deer feeding dispute. Neal Zumberge took the stand in his own defense on Monday, testifying for slightly over one hour.

08/17/2015

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Faribault Man Leads Police To Body Of Missing Woman

A Minnesota man has been arrested in the killing of a woman who vanished from Ohio.

08/07/2015

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White Bear Lake Man Charged With Stabbing Dad’s Friend To Death

A 21-year-old man from White Bear Lake is under arrest as police there investigate a murder.

08/07/2015

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Man Found Dead In White Bear Lake Homicide

A man was found dead Thursday in a White Bear Lake home, the victim of a homicide.

08/06/2015

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Charges: Man Shot Neighbor’s Boyfriend In A ‘Rage’

A St. Paul man is charged with second-degree murder in the shooting death of another man on Monday evening. The incident happened on the 1500 block of Ames Avenue in St. Paul just after 6 p.m. Police responded to find a number of people on the front porch of a residence, including one whose shirt was soaked in blood.

08/05/2015

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23-Year-Old Charged With Murder In Mpls. Shooting

A 23-year-old Minneapolis man has been charged with second-degree murder after Monday morning dispute on the city’s north side led to fatal gunfire.

07/31/2015

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Warrant Issued In Fatal Duluth Stabbing

An arrest warrant has been issued in the stabbing death of a Duluth woman. Police said Friday a 63-year-old man currently incarcerated in Douglas County, Wisconsin is responsible for the death of 52-year-old Lisa Jean Isham.

07/31/2015

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Cops: Man, 23, Arrested For Monday Morning Mpls. Shooting

Police in Minneapolis say a 23-year-old man has been arrested in connection to a Monday morning dispute on the city’s north side that led to fatal gunfire.

07/28/2015

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Medical Examiner: North Mpls. Artist Died Of ‘Complex Homicidal Violence’

Susan Spiller, the 68-year-old resident of north Minneapolis who was found killed in her home last week, died of “complex homicidal violence,” according to a report by the Hennepin County Medical Examiner.

07/20/2015

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Friends Mourn Woman Found Killed In Her North Mpls. Home

Friends are mourning the loss of a woman who dedicated her life to helping others. Police found the body of 68-year-old community activist and prominent artist Susan Spiller Thursday. They believe someone broke into Spiller’s home and killed her.

07/17/2015

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Minneapolis Artist Found Dead In Home After Break-In

Minneapolis police say officers responded to a welfare check at a home on the city’s north side Thursday morning and found a woman’s body inside.

07/16/2015

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Mpls. Police: Warrant Out For 21-Year-Old Homicide Suspect

A warrant is out for the arrest of a 21-year-old man who Minneapolis police say is connected to a homicide. Police says Brion Quantrial Overton was involved in a fatal shooting on the night of June 3 in north Minneapolis.

07/14/2015

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Authorities In Pierce County, Wis. Arrest Homicide Victim’s Wife

Authorities in Pierce County of western Wisconsin are investigating a homicide and have arrested the victim’s wife.

07/11/2015

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M.E. Rules Death Of Aitkin Teen, Shot By Dad, A Homicide

The Hennepin County Medical Examiner has ruled the May shooting death of an Aitkin teen as a homicide — and the boy’s father is the one who pulled the trigger. The Aitkin County Sheriff’s Office says Dawson Vanportfliet suffered a neck and head wound when his father shot him.

07/03/2015

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Parents Accused Of Killing 4-Month-Old Daughter Arrested In Cass County

A couple suspected of killing their 4-week-old child were arrested Monday in Cass County.

06/29/2015

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16-Year-Old Arrested In Fatal Fight In St. Cloud

Police say they’ve arrested a 16-year-old and recovered a knife after a fatal fight in St. Cloud. A police statement says the suspect and three other males were walking by a residence near the intersection of 6th Avenue and 5th Avenue south when a verbal exchange led to a physical fight in the street.

06/26/2015

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1 Year On, Witnesses Have Yet To Come Forward In Peacemaker’s Murder

Minneapolis Police are looking for help in solving a year-old homicide. Steven Martin, 37, was shot and killed while trying to break up a fight. Police say the father of seven was trying to be a peacemaker, but his life was taken instead.

06/24/2015

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Fargo Might Have Second Homicide In As Many Days

Police in Fargo have detained a man they say is a person of interest in a homicide. They also are investigating what might be a second homicide.

06/23/2015

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Man Guilty Of Killing Attorney Now Charged In Bank Robbery

A Minneapolis man who pleaded guilty to fatally shooting his ex-boyfriend and business partner at an Arden Hills gas station last summer is now charged with armed bank robbery. Lyle “Ty” Hoffman was sentenced earlier this year to more than 25 years in state prison for the Aug. 11 death of 48-year-old Kelly Phillips, an attorney for medical device maker Boston Scientific.

06/19/2015

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Homicides Up In Minneapolis For First Time In 3 Years

The number of murders is on the rise in Minneapolis for the first time in three years, and overall violent crime is seeing an increase too. The latest statistics for the first half of the year has the murder rate up nearly 50 percent over this time last year.

06/18/2015

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Minneapolis Drive-By Shooting Victim Identified

The Hennepin County Medical Examiner’s office has identified the man killed Tuesday night in a drive-by shooting in Minneapolis. Eric Darvell Ferguson, 22, died at North Memorial Medical Center Tuesday evening after being shot several times in front yard of a home on the 3900 block of Fremont Avenue North.

06/18/2015

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Woman Arrested In Stabbing Death Of 21-Year-Old

Authorities say the person stabbed to death Wednesday near the Minneapolis Institute of Arts was 21-year-old Anthony Richard Morgan of Minneapolis.

06/11/2015

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Man Found Dead In St. Cloud Is Apparent Homicide Victim

Investigators say the fatal shooting of a St. Cloud man appears to be a homicide. Police said Wednesday 37-year-old Keita Keletigui was found in his apartment with a gunshot wound Tuesday.

06/10/2015

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