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Closings Set For Little Falls Man Who Killed Teens

A Little Falls, Minn. man accused of shooting and killing two teenagers who broke into his home will not testify in the case.

04/28/2014

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Teen Gets Life In Prison For Killing Friend’s Grandmother

The Willmar teenager who pleaded guilty to killing his friend’s grandmother has been sentenced to life in prison without parole. Brok Junkermeier, 19, admitted to choking and then stabbing Lila Warwick at her home on July 29, 2013. He had hatched a plan with her grandson to steal her money. He described his actions in court last week. He said after he forced her to write a check to him, he strangled her for 20 minutes. After that, he got a dagger and started stabbing her because, as he confessed, “I didn’t think she was dead.”

04/09/2014

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Teen Gives Disturbing Confession After Pleading Guilty To Murder

The Willmar teenager who killed his friend’s grandma explained exactly how he did in a disturbing confession.

04/03/2014

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2nd Guilty Plea In Elderly Woman’s Stabbing, Killing

A 19-year-old man has pleaded guilty in a 79-year-old Willmar woman’s stabbing death, according to the Kandiyohi County Court. On Wednesday, Brok Junkermeier specifically pleaded guilty to first-degree premeditated murder in connection to the late July 2013 incident.

04/02/2014

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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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Teen Pleads Guilty In Elderly Woman’s Robbery, Killing

A 16-year-old boy has pleaded guilty to being the “lookout” in a 79-year-old Willmar woman’s stabbing death, according to the Kandiyohi County Court.

12/10/2013

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Search For Possible Granite Falls Suspect Continues

Authorities continue to search for a man they believe has information about a fatal shooting in Granite Falls, Minn. and they’re asking for the public’s help to find him.

09/03/2013

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Home Gardeners’ New Plants Could Be Killing Off Bees

An environmental group said Wednesday that many home gardeners may be unknowingly hurting the bee population, as the insects’ numbers continue to decline. Bees pollinate many fruits and vegetables, including apples, strawberries, blueberries and cucumbers. The Pesticide Action Network along with a well-known University of Minnesota bee researcher said a study found that garden supply stores including Home Depot and Lowe’s are selling plants that are treated with pesticides that kill bees.

08/14/2013

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Charges: Man Tried To Kill Dog With Sledgehammer In Savage

A 71-year-old Savage, Minn. man faces numerous charges after allegedly using a sledgehammer to try and kill his dog last week.

07/18/2013

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Man Found Guilty In 2012 Triple Murder

A St. Louis man has been found guilty of killing three people at a Minnesota home last year. Eddie Mosley was convicted on nine criminal counts in connection with the April 9, 2012 deaths of DeLois Brown and Brown’s elderly parents.

05/16/2013

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Closing Arguments Set For Thursday In 2012 Triple Murder

Closing arguments are expected to begin Thursday in the trial of a St. Louis man accused of killing three people at a Minnesota home last year.

05/08/2013

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Witness: Man Accused Of Killing 3 Seemed Desperate

A witness in the trial of a St. Louis man charged with killing three people at a Minnesota home says he seemed “desperate” to silence a teenager who had accused him of molesting her.

04/28/2013

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Man Shot Dead In North Mpls. Identified

A man who died after being shot in the head in north Minneapolis Tuesday afternoon has been identified.

04/05/2013

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Police: Fatal Shooting In North Minneapolis

Minneapolis Police say a man has died after a shooting in north Minneapolis Tuesday afternoon.

04/02/2013

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Schaffhausen Pleads Guilty To Deaths Of 3 Daughters

A Wisconsin father accused of killing his three young daughters has pleaded guilty to three charges of first-degree intentional homicide, but is maintaining his insanity claim.

03/28/2013

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Schaffhausen Plea Change Rescheduled For Thursday

The River Falls, Wis. man, accused of killing his three daughters last July, was expected to change his plea to guilty in a Wisconsin court on Wednesday. Instead, no plea was made.

03/27/2013

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St. Paul Man Pleads Guilty To Killing, Dismembering His Wife

A St. Paul man pleaded guilty Friday to killing and then dismembering his wife.

03/08/2013

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Mpls Man Pleads Guilty To Killing Man During Robbery

A 20-year-old Minneapolis man has pleaded guilty to killing a man during an August 2012 robbery, the Hennepin County Attorney’s Office announced Tuesday.

01/15/2013

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Minn. Man Pleads Guilty In Totem Pole Killing

A northern Minnesota man accused of killing his wife with a totem pole has pleaded guilty to second-degree murder.

01/09/2013

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Father Accused Of Killing 3 Girls Refuses To Enter Plea

A father accused of killing his three little girls returned to court Tuesday. Amara, Sophie, and Cecilla died in their River Falls home last month.

08/28/2012

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Teen Who Killed Family Dog Sentenced

An Albert Lea teenager who pleaded guilty to killing his family’s dog was sentenced to 90 to 120 days in an out-of home placement.

11/23/2011

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2 Men Plead Guilty In Connection To Fatal Shooting

Two Redby, Minn. men have pleaded guilty in connection to the Nov. 3, 2010 killing of one man and the wounding of two others on the Red Lake Indian Reservation.

11/17/2011

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Minn. Teen Accused Of Killing Family’s Chihuahua

An Albert Lea teen is accused of using a brick to crush the head of his family’s Chihuahua.

10/29/2011

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Jury Convicts Burnsville Man Of Killing Ex-Wife

A jury has convicted a Burnsville man of fatally shooting his ex-wife in front of their three children.

09/22/2011

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Wis. Man Gets Community Service For Killing Cats

A South Milwaukee man convicted of killing his mother-in-law’s cats has been sentenced to 120 hours of community service.

08/21/2011

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