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Police: Mark Andrew Beaten After Getting iPhone Stolen At MOA Starbucks

The runner-up in the Minneapolis mayoral election is recovering after being robbed and brutally beaten Thursday night at the Mall of America

12/27/2013

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St. Cloud Woman Robbed Outside Of Pharmacy On Christmas

A woman was robbed of her purse at gunpoint outside of a St. Cloud pharmacy on Christmas evening, according to St. Cloud Police. The robbery took place after 5 p.m. on Wednesday evening in the parking lot of the CVS Pharmacy at 2420 W. Division Street. A 32-year-old St. Cloud woman was approached by a male gunman who demanded her purse. The suspect is described as a white male, 25-30 years of age and between 5’8″-5’9″ with a thin build. He had facial hair, including a goatee, and wore a black hooded sweatshirt and dark blue jeans.

12/26/2013

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Would You Be This Brave

Would you be brave enough to tackle an armed robber? Take a look at this startling video.

12/19/2013

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Mpls. Man With Permit Pulls Out Gun, Stops Robbery In Progress

A Minneapolis man helped stop a robbery by pulling a gun on the bad guys. Matt Dosser saw two men standing outside the University Market in northeast Minneapolis Tuesday night. One had a gun, and they had just attacked the clerk inside.

12/18/2013

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Teen Pleads Guilty In Elderly Woman’s Robbery, Killing

A 16-year-old boy has pleaded guilty to being the “lookout” in a 79-year-old Willmar woman’s stabbing death, according to the Kandiyohi County Court.

12/10/2013

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16-Year-Old Found Guilty In Adult Court Of Robberies, Burglaries

The Washington County Attorney’s Office announced that a 16-year-old boy, who was certified as an adult in court, has pleaded guilty in connection to a crime spree in Cottage Grove.

12/02/2013

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‘U’ Student Robbed At Home Near Campus

Police are investigating yet another armed robbery of a University of Minnesota student. This time, it happened around 3:40 a.m. Wednesday near the intersection of 11th Avenue SE and 8th Street SE.

11/21/2013

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Man Gets 25.5 Years In St. Paul Home Invasion, Sexual Assault

An 18-year-old St. Paul man was sentenced to more than 25 years in prison on Tuesday in Ramsey County Court in connection with the robbery and sexual assault of a 65-year-old woman.

11/20/2013

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Charges: Man Robbed Shoppers At Knifepoint In Waite Park

A 21-year-old man is accused of robbing a woman and her daughter at knifepoint after they were done shopping Tuesday in St. Cloud, according to charges filed Wednesday in Stearns County.

11/13/2013

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WCCO Radio Newsman Attacked, Robbed On Way To Work

Steve Murphy was on his way to work last Thursday and was running the mile between his south Minneapolis home and the bus stop. He was just a few blocks away from Chicago Avenue and 52nd Street when he spotted trouble.

11/12/2013

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Police: 3 Masked Men Robbed A Fridley Bank On Halloween

There’s nothing strange about seeing someone in a mask on Halloween, unless you’re a bank teller and one of the masked men has a gun. The FBI said three men in masks robbed the TCF Bank in Fridley on Friday night.

11/02/2013

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2 Men Arrested In Shakopee Fatal Shooting

Two men have been arrested in connection with a fatal shooting and robbery last week in Shakopee. Police believe 21-year-old Anthony James Cox, of Minneapolis, was the lone gunman in the shooting death of 32-year-old Aaron James Moran, of Shakopee.

10/28/2013

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Man Suspected In 6 Robberies Of Fast Food Restaurants

Police are investigating after a suspected six-time robber got away again Wednesday morning in Maple Grove — and they’re asking for the public’s help to find him.

10/16/2013

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Bank Robbery Suspect Caught After Chase

A Kentucky man is in jail, accused of robbing a bank in south-central Minnesota. Blue Earth County sheriff’s authorities say the 25-year-old man walked into the Peoples State Bank in Eagle Lake Tuesday morning, pulled a gun and demanded money.

10/15/2013

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‘U Of M’ Warns Students After Robberies, Assaults

The University of Minnesota has issued a crime alert after a string of assaults and robberies either on or very close to campus.

10/14/2013

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Police: Help ID Woman Who Robbed Forest Lake TCF Bank

Police are trying to identify the suspect who woman who robbed a TCF Bank in Forest Lake on Oct. 2. Authorities said it took place at 1:02 p.m. at the Cub Foods on West Broadway Avenue.

10/09/2013

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St. Cloud Police Release Suspect Photos In Bank Robbery

St. Cloud Police have released surveillance pictures in a TCF Bank robbery that occurred Thursday afternoon.

10/03/2013

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3rd Person Arrested In Annandale Shooting Death

A third person has been arrested in connection with the death of an Annandale man last weekend. Gray David Soltis, 22, was booked into the Wright County Jail early Wednesday in connection with the murder of 42-year-old Kyle Greene.

10/02/2013

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Charges Filed Against 2 Teens In Annandale Robbery, Death

Charges have been filed against two teens accused of being involved in the death of an Annandale man over the weekend.

10/01/2013

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Cops: Bloomington McDonald’s Robbed At Gunpoint

Bloomington police are investigating after an early Saturday morning robbery at a McDonald’s. The incident took place at 3:30 a.m. on Nicollet Avenue as police said a man walked in, showed a gun and forced employees into the kitchen area.

09/21/2013

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Cops Search For Suspect Who Robbed Monticello Burger King At Gunpoint

Police are looking for the suspect who robbed a Monticello Burger King at gunpoint early Thursday morning. The Wright County Sheriff’s Office said an employee was leaving a the parking lot of the Burger King at 945 Ash Street in Clearwater at 12:43 a.m. when a man tapped on the car window with a black handgun. The employee fled the scene, leaving the suspect, who was dressed in all black.

09/20/2013

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U Of M Area On Alert After Recent Gunpoint Robberies

A string of armed robberies near the University of Minnesota has police urging students to pay close attention to their surroundings, especially in the nearby neighborhoods of Dinkytown and Marcy Holmes.
U of M police issued a crime alert on Monday, describing two robberies that took place close to campus over the weekend. Investigators said they appear to be similar to four other robberies that happened in the past month — those were also close to the U. Some of the victims are students and some aren’t.

09/17/2013

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Female Bank Robber Caught By FBI, In Custody In MN

A woman suspected in several Wisconsin and Minnesota bank robberies is now in FBI custody, according to authorities.

09/11/2013

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Police Investigating Robbery At Plymouth McDonald’s

Police in Plymouth are looking for three masked individuals who pulled off an early morning robbery at McDonald’s. Authorities said the incident happened early Wednesday morning at the McDonald’s restaurant on the 2700 block of Annapolis Circle North, which is near Interstate 494 and Highway 55 in Plymouth.

09/04/2013

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2 Accused Of Stealing Lotto Tickets Twice

Two men have been arrested for allegedly stealing lottery tickets in Montrose on at least two separate occasions last month. The Wright County Sheriff’s Office said they responded to Red’s Café on both August 17 and August 22 on calls of reported burglaries.

09/04/2013

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