One of the four juveniles who were accused in a brutal beating that put a 26-year-old man in the hospital with serious injuries in August will stand trial as an adult. Cindarion De’Angelo Butler, 16, was among the youths arrested after 26-year-old Raymond Widstrand was assaulted on August 4.
A young man who was nearly beaten to death two months ago says the community’s support has carried him through. Raymond Widstrand, 26, was walking on Payne Avenue in St. Paul east side when he was brutally attacked by a group of people. He suffered protracted loss of brain function, and doctors weren’t sure if he was going to live. Widstrand’s now taking it day-by-day in the hospital, where he reads hundreds of comments from strangers on his CaringBridge site.
St. Paul police have recently arrested four juveniles in connection to a brutal beating last week that put a 26-year-old man in the hospital with serious injuries.
Twenty-six-year-old Raymond Wisdstrand was walking on Payne Avenue Sunday evening when he came across a large group of people, who were watching a fight.
A teenager has been charged with second-degree murder in the shooting death of a 17-year-old in St. Paul last week. Kelvin Donald Nickles, 17, also faces one criminal count of crime benefiting a gang.
St. Paul police are working on leads in a shooting in the Payne-Phalen neighborhood that left a man dead Thursday night.
An 18-year-old man died at Regions Hospital Thursday night after being shot in St. Paul. The St. Paul Watch Commander says the shooting happened just after 9:51 p.m. near the intersection of Payne and Lawson avenues.
A 7-year-old boy is recovering in St. Paul after police say he was run over while riding his bike Tuesday night by a driver who tried to flee the scene.
Authorities say an officer is in the hospital and a suspect is dead after an officer-involved shooting in St. Paul late Tuesday night.
A woman is in the hospital after she was shot Wednesday night in St. Paul.