Charges: St. Paul Mother Smothered Baby Before Attempting Suicide 22-year-old St. Paul woman is facing murder charges as she's accused of smothering her baby before attempting suicide Wednesday by driving a vehicle into a light pole, according to charges filed Thursday by the Ramsey County Attorney.
Man Sentenced To Life In Prison In Death Of Adrian Peterson's SonA man convicted in the death of the 2-year-old son of Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson has been sentenced to life in prison in South Dakota. The child, Tyrese Robert Ruffin, died in October 2013. An autopsy concluded he sustained four blows to the head that doctors said couldn't have been accidental.
Man Charged In Fatal Shooting Of Teen Outside Of Mpls. ChurchA Minneapolis man is charged with second-degree murder in the death of teen outside of a north Minneapolis church in October. The Hennepin County Attorney's Office says 20-year-old Jontrel Marquise Bolden is accused of shooting 19-year-old Elija Larkin several times outside of New Bethel Baptist Church on the night of Oct. 14.
Man Charged With Murder In Shooting Outside St. Paul BarA 27-year-old St. Paul man is accused of murder in the shooting death of a 25-year-old man outside a St. Paul Bar early Saturday morning, according to charges filed in Ramsey County Court. Nyemah Rodney-Kigee Kiyee was charged with second-degree murder in the shooting death of Ahmed Ismail outside Arnellia's Bar and Restaurant.
1 Dead In Stabbing In South St. PaulA man is dead after an apparent argument turned violent in South St. Paul early Wednesday morning. According to the South St. Paul Police Department, at around 2 a.m. officers responded to a report of an assault in the 400 block of 4th Avenue South.
Defense Rests In Trial Over Death Of Football Player's SonThe defense has rested in the trial of a South Dakota man accused of killing the 2-year-old son of Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson.
Burnsville Man Charged With Murder In Fourth Of July ShootingA Burnsville man has been charged with murder in the shooting death of a teen over the Fourth of July holiday. Dejon Frazier, 18, has been charged with second-degree murder and attempted second degree murder.
Maplewood Man Accused Of Killing Wife Captured In Illinois, Charged With MurderA 31-year-old Maplewood man has been arrested and charged with second-degree murder in the shooting death of his wife in August. The Ramsey County Attorney's Office says Larry Todd Tennin was arrested in Waukegan, Illinois by U.S. Marshalls and the Great Lakes Regional Task Force. A warrant had been issued for his arrest on Sept. 10 for parole violation.
Minneapolis Teen Charged As Adult In Beating Death Of ToddlerThe teenager who admitted to stomping and kicking his girlfriend's 2-year-old daughter, killing her, will now stand trial as an adult. Eighteen-year-old Cody Feran-Baum was 17 when he was accused in the beating death of Sophia O'Neill. He was babysitting O'Neill in June at his grandparents' Minneapolis home while his girlfriend was away. The toddler died while in his care.
Man Accused Of Killing Adrian Peterson's Son Can Use ExpertsThe defense for a man accused of killing the 2-year-old son of Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson will be allowed to use its own medical experts during trial.
Charges: Forest Lake Man Killed Girlfriend, Stayed With Body For DaysA Forest Lake man has been charged with allegedly killing his girlfriend in his apartment and staying with her body for days until police arrived, according to charges filed in Washington County.
Woman Gets 22+ Years For Fatally Stabbing Her AuntA 21-year-old Brookston woman was sentenced Thursday to 22-and-a-half years in prison for the stabbing death of her aunt. The St. Louis County Attorney's Office says Lydia Marie Barney was found guilty of second-degree intentional murder for the death of 31-year-old Waubunoquay Dawn Randall.