Theft Ring Targeting Purses In The MetroA group of thieves are targeting purses across the metro. They find victims in crowded restaurants and grocery stores looking for credit cards. The pickpockets have hit Minneapolis, Roseville, St. Louis Park, Brooklyn Park and Maple Grove.
Police Search For Lakeville Man Accused In String Of Dakota Co. TheftsPolice have issued a warrant for the arrest of a Lakeville man who is accused in a strong of thefts from April to June in Dakota County. Nathan James Clark, 22, faces one felony count of theft and four counts of felony theft from a person for allegedly stealing four purses from people in Apple Valley and thousands of dollars worth of merchandise from Dakota County stores.
Operation Glass Slipper Helps Teens Afford The Cost Of PromA local organization is helping teens who otherwise could not afford to go to prom get the necessary items at a reasonable cost. Operation Glass Slipper collects thousands of dresses, shoes and accessories for teenagers who can’t afford the annual high school dance.
Police Investigating 4 Recent Group Muggings In Downtown Mpls. Police say a group of three to five black males have been targeting those walking alone – day or night – in downtown Minneapolis, and robbing them of their wallets, purses and or cell phones. Minneapolis police said four muggings have taken place between Aug. 12 and Aug. 19. The suspects are in their late teens, or early 20s. They target lone individuals and some victims have been pushed or punched.
Best Places To Buy A New Purse In MinnesotaShopping for purses is fun, especially when you know where to look. Here's a list of the best boutiques in Minnesota.
Vikings Fans Deal With New NFL Bag RuleVikings fans are in store for changes at the ticket gate this season. The NFL made a decision in May, following the bombings at the Boston Marathon, to ban most bags and purses from stadiums.
Get Creative For Your Mother’s Day Gift No matter your age, finding mom that perfect present can be tricky. Patina in Uptown has a little something for every mom. Manager Kim Cook says the top trends this year include orange and yellow purses, neon scarves and chunky jewelry. "Mother's Day for the Patina stores is second in line to Christmas," Cook said.
Man Charged With Purse Thefts At Day CareA 29-year-old Minneapolis man is accused of stealing purses from the cars of mothers dropping their children off at a Lakeville day care.
Police Want Help Identifying Credit Card ThievesBurnsville Police need the public's help finding a man and woman they think are responsible for taking purses from cars and then using the stolen credit cards and debit cards.