An 8-year-old boy riding a scooter in New Germany, Minn., on Friday night died after a car hit him, police say. The Carver County Sheriff Department responded to call of a child struck by a vehicle at 8:24 p.m. in the area of State Avenue and Monroe Street in the town located an hour west of Minneapolis. Investigators say 8-year-old Lorenzo Cotto was riding a scooter in the street in front of his relative’s house when he was hit.
When pet owners decide to add to their family, younger animals usually are the first to find new homes. For dog lovers, elderly dogs are often overlooked, but a New Germany woman is trying to change that.
A 21-year-old man was arrested after two groups holding pre-wedding parties were involved in a bar fight early Sunday morning.