Charges: Coon Rapids Man Supplied Heroin That Caused Overdose DeathA 30-year-old Coon Rapids man is accused of supplying heroin that caused an overdose death in September, according to a charge filed in Hennepin County.
Robbinsdale Man Charged In Heroin Overdose DeathA 27-year-old Robbinsdale man is accused of selling a man heroin who later overdosed on it, according to a charge filed in Anoka County.
Man Convicted In Duluth Woman's Synthetic Drug DeathAn Eveleth man was found guilty Thursday in the overdose death of a 21-year-old woman in 2013. The St. Louis County Attorney's Office says Bryan Joseph Hodapp, 27, was convicted of third-degree murder and second-degree manslaughter in the death of Krystal Wicklund.
Emotional Outbursts Follow Alexandria Woman's Murder SentencingAn Alexandria woman learned Friday she will spend more than seven years in prison for the murder of a man she loved. Jason Nyberg died in September inside the Minnesota Correctional Facility in Faribault after 34-year-old Melissa Guillette smuggled in methamphetamine and passed it to him.
Mpls. Man Accused Of Selling Heroin Gets 7 Years In PrisonA Minneapolis man convicted of selling heroin in the North Dakota oil patch has been sentenced to seven years in prison. Vincent Dionne pleaded guilty in January to conspiracy to possess with intent to deliver heroin, and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon. Six other people are charged in the federal case.
Albert Lea Inmate Charged In Teen's Overdose DeathA 26-year-old man was charged Wednesday with third-degree murder for the overdose death of an Albert Lea teen. Dustin Charles Chenevert, also from Albert Lea, is charged with the Feb. 28 death of 18-year-old Colton Jayce Poplow, who was found dead by his father and a friend in a South St. Paul hotel room.
Newport Woman Charged In Husband's Overdose DeathA 44-year-old Newport woman faces a murder charge in connection to her husband's drug overdose death, according to the Washington County Attorney's Office announced.
Mpls. Heroin Dealer Sentenced In Little Falls Teen's Overdose DeathA 30-year-old Minneapolis man has been sentenced to over 11 years in prison for his involvement in the heroin overdose death of a Little Falls teen, the Morrison County Attorney's Office announced Monday.
Fergus Falls Man, 27, Arrested In Overdose DeathA 27-year-old Fergus Falls man has been arrested in the overdose death of a 23-year-old man, according to the Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office.
Felony Charge Dismissed Against Boogaard's BrotherA Minnesota judge threw out a felony charge against the brother of hockey enforcer Derek Boogaard on Thursday, saying the facts didn't support the accusation in the player's overdose death earlier this year.
Fairmont Woman Sentenced In Overdose DeathA Fairmont woman has been sentenced to a year in jail for sharing her painkillers with a friend who died of an overdose.
Minnesota Woman Pleads Guilty In Overdose DeathA woman has pleaded guilty to providing the drugs that caused her friend's overdose death in Martin County.