Mpls. Officials: Men Tried To Kidnap Woman Outside Of StoreMinneapolis city officials say several men tried to kidnap a woman in broad daylight as she walked up to a store Thursday afternoon. The woman says she was about to go into a business on the 300 block of Lake Street West at about 3 p.m.
Washington County Announces Sex Trafficking UnitWhat used to be a crime centered mostly in bigger cities is now becoming more common in suburbs and other outlying areas. A growing number of children and teenagers are being lured into prostitution and offered for sale online.
Ground Broken On New Transit Village Along Blue LineMinneapolis is breaking ground on its new Transit Village, a project to make services more accessible at existing transit stations. The site is near the southeast corner of Lake Street and 22nd Avenue South, adjacent to the Blue Line's Midtown light rail station and several bus routes.
Victim ID'd In Lake Street-Pleasant Avenue Fatal ShootingAuthorities have identified the man killed in a Monday afternoon shooting in South Minneapolis. A report from the Hennepin County Medical Examiner says 61-year-old Abdi Liban was the victim of a homicide, and died of a gunshot wound to the head.
Police: 1 Dead In South Minneapolis ShootingAuthorities say a man is dead after a shooting in a busy area of south Minneapolis late Monday afternoon. The Minneapolis Police Department was called to the area of Lake Street and Pleasant Avenue just before 5 p.m. Monday on a report of shots fired.
Mpls. Police: Arrest Made In Bus Stop MurderMinneapolis police say they have arrested a 50-year-old man in connection with the murder of a woman near a Minneapolis bus shelter Tuesday night. Gerald Cepeda was arrested Saturday morning after police executed a search warrant at a south Minneapolis residence.
Police: Argument On Bus Leads To Shooting In Mpls.Officials say a shooting in Minneapolis early Saturday morning sent one person to the hospital.
Minn. Company Aiming To Break Men's Silence On Sex TraffickingIt is a heavy topic to talk about. Sex trafficking takes place in the shadows of the Twin Cities, but a new Minnesota company is hoping to shed light on the issue in a new way.
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Police Pursuit Ends In Uptown Squad Car CrashA police squad car involved in a pursuit Tuesday morning was damaged in a crash in the Uptown neighborhood. According to the Minneapolis Police Department, Hopkins officers were chasing a suspect.
At Least 3 Hospitalized Following 2 Crashes In Mpls.At least three people were hospitalized overnight following two crashes in Minneapolis.
Police: Man Stabbed To Death At Mpls. Light Rail Station A man is dead after a stabbing at a light rail station in Minneapolis Saturday afternoon. Minneapolis Police say the incident happened at the Lake Street - Midtown Station platform near Hiawatha Avenue. Metro Transit and Minneapolis police are investigating.