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Police On Scene Of Standoff With Barricaded Man In MinneapolisAuthorities are on the scene of a standoff in Minneapolis Monday afternoon, according to police. There is limited information available, but police said roads are closed in the area of 23rd Street and Portland and Franklin Avenues in Minneapolis.
Teen Charged With Shooting, Killing GirlfriendA Minnesota teenager is charged with second-degree murder in the shooting death of his girlfriend. Police arrested 17-year-old Ahmed Abdi last week in Kansas City, Missouri. They believe Abdi fatally shot 21-year-old Ayan Abdulahi at a residence on the 2400 block of Portland Avenue on the afternoon of April 11.
Teen Arrested Out Of State In Minneapolis Murder CaseMinneapolis Police credit tips from the public with helping them find a teenager suspected of killing a woman. Police believe 17-year-old Ahmed Abdi fatally shot 21-year-old Ayan Abdulahi at a residence on the 2400 block of Portland Avenue on the afternoon of April 11.
Minneapolis Police: Woman Found Shot To DeathA woman was found shot to death in south Minneapolis Saturday afternoon. Minneapolis Police say the victim was found on the 2400 block of Portland Avenue South.
2 Mpls. Officers Injured In Broadside CrashOfficials say two Minneapolis police officers are recovering following a crash Sunday afternoon in which a squad car was broadsided.
Bloomington Police Seek Help IDing Stabbing SuspectBloomington police are asking the public's help in identifying a suspect who stabbed a gas station employee following an argument.
Resident, Firefighter Injured In Mpls. Apartment FireOfficials say two people suffered injuries Sunday after a fire started in a Minneapolis apartment building.
Alert: St. Thomas Students Robbed At Gunpoint University of St. Thomas officials have issued a safety alert saying two students and their friends were robbed early Sunday morning by two men, one of whom reportedly had a gun.
22 Blocks Of Franklin Avenue Shut Down For Open StreetsOnce a month during the summer, the city of Minneapolis shuts down a busy street so neighbors can mix and play. On Sunday it was Franklin Avenue East from Portland Avenue to 28th Avenue.
Police: 13 Cars Smashed Overnight In Mpls.Officers reported that 13 cars were vandalized overnight in downtown Minneapolis. According to police the cars were all along 7th Street and Portland Avenue.
Metro Green Line Test Train Collides With CarNo one was seriously injured Sunday night after a Metro Transit Green Line test train collided with a vehicle, according to authorities.
63-Year-Old Pedestrian Hit By Vehicle IdentifiedA 63-year-old Richfield man that was killed after being struck by a vehicle early Sunday has been identified. The Hennepin County Medical Examiner identified the pedestrian as Michael Lindholm.