Liberty Township

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Man, 76, In Custody After Holding Girlfriend Hostage In Northern Minnesota

A 76-year-old man was taken into custody Sunday morning after refusing to let her leave their residence and threatening her life, according to the Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office.

18 hours ago

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Man Killed In Northern Minn. Standoff ID’d

The man killed by a SWAT team sniper during a standoff Wednesday night in northern Minnesota has been identified. The Ramsey County Medical Examiner’s Office announced Friday that 34-year-old Miquell David Deppa, of Liberty Township, died due to blood loss from a gunshot wound.

06/28/2013

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BCA Investigating After SWAT Team Sniper Fatally Shoots Suspect In Standoff

Authorities are investigating after a SWAT team sniper fatally shot a man Wednesday in rural Beltrami County during a standoff situation. The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension (BCA) is investigating the shooting, which happened after 4:30 p.m. at a house on the 9200 block of Spencer Road in Liberty Township.

06/27/2013