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Video Released Of Rogers High-Speed, Wrong-Way Police Chase

Two men sit in the Sherburne County Jail charged with a brutal Elk River home invasion. But the biggest threat came as 40-year-old Aaron Martin and 31-year-old Ryan Woehler sent police on a high-speed chase, going the wrong way on Interstate 94 near Rogers last Thursday. Dozens of motorists and law enforcement officers were put at risk as the pursuit continued for nearly two miles. Authorities believed that the men had a kidnapping victim with them.

02/19/2014

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Man Accused Of Taking Army IDs To Stay In Custody

A Minnesota National Guardsman, accused of stealing hundreds of soldiers’ identities, had a target list that included billionaire Warren Buffet. Keith Novak made his first appearance in federal court Monday on a fraud charge related to the identity theft. Novak is charged with one count of fraud in connection with the theft of personal identification information for more than 400 active-duty U.S. soldiers. The FBI revealed that much of the evidence against Novak comes from their taped conversations with him.

12/16/2013

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St. Cloud Man, 28, Arrested In Armed Robbery

A 28-year-old St. Cloud man has been arrested after an investigation into an armed robbery Wednesday, according to police.

05/17/2013

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Police: Man Arrested For Sexually Assaulting Pre-Teenage Girl

A 29-year-old man from Elk River was arrested Tuesday in connection with an incident involving criminal sexual conduct with a pre-teenage girl.

12/12/2012

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Police: Man Arrested For Possessing And Distributing Child Porn

Authorities arrested a 29-year-old man from Becker, Minn., Thursday for allegedly possessing and distributing child pornography.

05/04/2012

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Somali Woman At New Jail, Wearing Head Scarf

A Minnesota Somali woman awaiting sentencing on federal terror charges has been moved to a new jail, and is being allowed to wear her head scarf at times.

11/02/2011

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Convicted Muslim Protests Ban On Headscarf

A Muslim woman convicted of conspiring to funnel money to terrorists in Somalia is protesting a ban on headwear at the Sherburne County Jail where she’s an inmate.

10/27/2011

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Prosecutor: Women Knew Group Involved In Terrorism

Two Minnesota women accused of going door-to-door to raise money for al-Shabab knew the Somali-based group engaged in terrorism and “rejoiced” when they heard about its victories in their war-torn homeland, a prosecutor said Tuesday.

10/04/2011

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Rowan Won’t Fight Charges, Will Stay In Jail

In a surprise move Denny Hecker’s girlfriend Christi Rowan has decided she will not fight charges she stole money that belonged to Hecker and her creditors.

03/01/2011

Denny Hecker Mug Shot from Oct. 18, 2010 arrest. (credit: Hennepin County Sheriff's Office)

Denny Hecker To Remain In Jail

A gaunt-looking Denny Hecker will be staying in jail for the time being after a hearing held Tuesday.

01/04/2011

Denny Hecker, auto mogul, Chrysler Financial

Prosecutors File Motion To Keep Hecker In Jail

Prosecutors want Denny Hecker to stay in jail because he is a flight risk and “an economic threat to the community.”

01/03/2011

Scott James Whitcomb, child porn charges

Man Arrested On Federal Child Porn Charge

A man who was arrested earlier this week on state charges for having child pornography has now been arrested and charged with a federal crime too.

12/23/2010

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Man Accused Of Possessing Child Pornography

A 48-year-old man has been arrested for possession of child pornography.

12/20/2010