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Man Charged With Allegedly Stabbing, Killing St. Paul Woman

A man has been charged with allegedly stabbing a St. Paul woman Saturday evening, killing her. Willie James Chestnut, 54, has been charged with two counts of murder in the second degree. According to the criminal complaint, police responded to a call about a stabbing around 5:30 p.m. May 10 in the 1400 block of Minnehaha Avenue East.

05/12/2014

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Police ID Woman Killed In St. Paul Dispute

St. Paul Police said a 46-year-old woman was killed Saturday night as a result of a dispute and a 54-yard-man is in custody in connection with the incident. Police were called to the 1400 block of Minnehaha Avenue at about 5:30 p.m. Saturday.

05/12/2014

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Man In Cold Spring Arrested For 2009 Chicago Murder

A man living in the area of Cold Spring, Minn. has been arrested in connection with a cold case murder that happened in Chicago in 2009. According to Chicago Police, 47-year-old Rene Valentine-Matos is suspected in the death of Jahmeshia Conner.

05/08/2014

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Police Looking For Suspect In Minneapolis Homicide

Authorities are looking for a suspect after a man was shot to death in Minneapolis early Thursday morning, according to police. The shooting happened at about 12:45 a.m. at a residence on the 1100 block of James Avenue North. Authorities found 48-year-old Kenneth Dewayne Wesson dead at the scene with several gunshot wounds.

04/24/2014

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Police ID 2 Victims Killed In South Minneapolis Shooting

Police have identified the man and woman who were found dead following a Friday night shooting in south Minneapolis. Dahir Ahmed Abdirahman, 29, of Minneapolis and Tahany Abdi Omar Erbob, 24, of Columbia Heights, were found dead in a car late Friday night.

04/12/2014

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A Henn. Co. Medical Examiner Shares Insight Into Her Job

You might think the life of a medical examiner is macabre, but that’s not the case for Dr. Lindsay Thomas of Hennepin County. Thomas says last year the county did about 1,100 autopsies, including about 77 homicides. “It’s really the minority,” Thomas said. She goes into each case with a presumption based on the evidence.

04/05/2014

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Man Pleads Guilty In Homicide; 3 Others Charged

One man pleaded guilty Friday and three other people were charged in connection with the stabbing death of a man in a Fargo parking lot last month. Wade Garrett, 19, pleaded guilty in East Central District Court to felony murder in the March 14 death of 26-year-old Rolandas House, whose body was discovered near a grocery store on the city’s south side. Police say Garrett stabbed House multiple times.

04/04/2014

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Police Seek Suspect In St. Cloud Homicide

Police in St. Cloud are asking for the public’s help finding a suspect after a man was found dead last week in an apparent homicide.

04/03/2014

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Missing Foley Man Died For Gunshot Wound

he death of a Foley man, whose body was found last Tuesday after he was missing for nearly four months, was the result of a gunshot wound. According to the Benton County Sheriff’s office, 31-year-old Jamie Wylie was found on the side of a County Road 75 east of St. Cloud last Tuesday.

04/02/2014

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Maplewood Man Mourns Loss Of Brother, Killed By Father

The brother of a man who was murdered by his own father speaks on the tragedy that has rocked his family. On Monday, police arrested a man for the murder of his own son. The father shot his son during an argument over cable TV. Police said 84-year-old Pang Vang turned a rifle on his 36-year-old son Chue Vang inside the home they shared in Maplewood, Minn.

03/29/2014

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Charges: Dad Shot Son Because He Wouldn’t Pay For Cable

An 84-year-old man is charged with shooting and killing his son after a dispute over the son paying to install cable television in the house, according to charges filed Thursday.

03/27/2014

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Father Accused Of Shooting Son Now In Custody

An 84-year-old man accused of shooting and killing his son is now in police custody, after being hospitalized with self-inflicted wounds to the chest and neck.

03/26/2014

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Woman, 28, Charged In South Mpls. Homicide

A 28-year-old woman has been charged in connection to a man found shot to death in south Minneapolis. On Monday, the Hennepin County Attorney’s Office charges Maureen Ndidiamaka Onyelobi of Minneapolis with second-degree murder.

03/17/2014

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Man, 26, Admits To 2006 Minneapolis Killing

A 24-year-old man has been convicted for killing a 17-year-old seven years ago in Minneapolis. Minnesota Public Radio News reports Tarius Gresham admitted this month to killing 17-year-old Sterling Horton in 2006 near North High School in Minneapolis.

03/14/2014

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M.E. IDs Victim In Fatal North Minneapolis Shooting

The Hennepin County Medical Examiner’s Office has identified the man who was found shot in North Minneapolis and later died over the weekend. Authorities say the incident happened around 11:40 p.m. Saturday at a home on the 1800 block of Hillside Avenue.

03/11/2014

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