Minneapolis Police have released the picture of a tattoo in hopes it’ll lead to the identity of a badly burned body found next to a dumpster fire last week. On Aug. 7 at 11:29 p.m., dispatch received a call of a fire in a dumpster on 39th Street East between Snelling and Minnehaha avenues. Police were called shortly after when a body was found next to the dumpster.
Authorities are still working on identifying at least one of two victims of a small plane crash in Sauk Rapids. The St. Cloud Times reports one victim has been preliminarily identified, but officials aren’t going to release that information until the IDs of both victims are known.
Minnesota health officials have regained the ability to indefinitely retain blood samples from newborn babies unless a parent refuses permission. Gov. Mark Dayton on Tuesday signed the bill lawmakers approved last week.
The suspects found deceased after a Douglas County officer-involved shooting Monday have been identified and authorities now believe it to be a murder-suicide.
Eighteen people say dozens of public workers across the state violated their privacy by looking up their personal data. The group is filing a lawsuit in U.S. District Court in Minnesota on Thursday against more than 50 counties, municipalities and multiple state officials.
A Richfield man has been charged with second-degree murder in the death of a 20-year-old man who was shot last Saturday. At 4:40 p.m., police responded to reports of shots fired on the 6900 block of 16th Avenue South.
Richfield Police have identified the 20-year-old man who was shot to death Saturday afternoon.
A woman killed after a Jeep crashed into a tree in Brooklyn Center Monday morning has been identified.
Family and friends of a woman whose body was found hidden in a car in an impound lot say she left her St. Paul home about two weeks ago and never returned.
Four Twin Cities residents pleaded guilty Wednesday in federal court for stealing personal information from hundreds of people and using it to create fake documents and counterfeit checks that were passed at retail stores to purchase expensive merchandise, which was then returned to the stores for cash.
Police have released the identity of a woman who was found dead in the Zumbro River in downtown Rochester Sunday.