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Trial Begins For Man Accused Of Murdering 2 Teens

Opening statements are expected to get under way in the case of a central Minnesota man who shot and killed two teens who entered his home. Byron Smith is on trial on two counts of first-degree premeditated murder for the November, 2012, killings of 17-year-old Nick Brady and 18-year-old Haile Kifer.

2 hours ago

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4 Shot, 1 Dead, 3 Arrested In Mankato Shooting

An overnight shooting in Mankato, Minn. left four people shot, including one person who died from their injuries, and three arrested, according to authorities.

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St. Paul Man, 19, Arrested In Woman’s Shooting

A woman is in Regions Hospital after being shot by a man following a verbal altercation on St. Paul’s east side early Wednesday evening. According to St. Paul Police, the shooting happened just after 5 p.m. in the area of White Bear Avenue and East Ross Avenue. The victim was found inside of a vehicle.

04/17/2014

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Deputy Shot In Norman County, Suspect Arrested

The vest of northern Minnesota sheriff’s deputy caught a bullet for him Tuesday morning, officials say, when he was shot in the back by the older brother of the teenager he was arresting.

04/15/2014

Byron David Smith (credit: Morrison County Sheriff's Office)

Minn. Man Who Shot, Killed Teens Heading To Trial

After a central Minnesota man repeatedly shot a teen who entered his home, he dragged the boy’s bloodied body into a basement workshop, authorities say, sat down — and waited. When another teen began descending the stairway minutes later, Byron Smith fired again.

04/13/2014

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Police ID 2 Victims Killed In South Minneapolis Shooting

Police have identified the man and woman who were found dead following a Friday night shooting in south Minneapolis. Dahir Ahmed Abdirahman, 29, of Minneapolis and Tahany Abdi Omar Erbob, 24, of Columbia Heights, were found dead in a car late Friday night.

04/12/2014

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Police: 2 Shot Near Target Field

Two people are hospitalized after a shooting in downtown Minneapolis early Saturday morning. According to Minneapolis Police, the shooting happened near a light rail platform on the 300 block of Fifth Street North near Target Field at about 3 a.m.

04/12/2014

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Police: Two Found Shot Dead In Car In Mpls.

A man and a woman are dead, officials say, following a Friday night shooting in south Minneapolis. The Minneapolis Police Department says the shooting happened around 9:30 p.m. on the 3000 block of 29th Avenue South near the Longfellow neighborhood.

04/11/2014

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1 Injured In St. Paul Shooting, Police Looking For Suspect

One person is in the hospital after a shooting on the west side of St. Paul Sunday evening, according to police. Police say the shooting occurred at 8 p.m. on the 900 block of Central Avenue West.

04/06/2014

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Winona Man Arrested For Allegedly Shooting At Imaginary People

A man was arrested in Winona Thursday night after he was allegedly shooting at people who police said did not exist.

04/04/2014

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Police Seek Suspect After 3 Shot In Minneapolis

Police said they are looking for at least one suspect after as many as three people were shot in south Minneapolis early Friday morning. Minneapolis Police were called to the 3500 block of 5th Avenue South just after 1 a.m.

04/04/2014

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Minn. Bartender Recounts Getting Shot Twice While Doing His Job

A St. Cloud bartender says he’s lucky to be alive after being shot twice early Saturday morning.

04/02/2014

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Man, 31, Shot & Wounded Outside St. Cloud Bar

St. Cloud Police say a man has been shot and wounded in an early-morning altercation outside a bar. The police department says a 31-year-old St. Cloud man was shot Saturday about 12:30 a.m. Authorities have arrested a male suspect. The names of the suspect and victim haven’t been released.

03/29/2014

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Woman Hit By Stray Bullet In S. Minneapolis

A woman walked away from a shooting in south Minneapolis with minor injuries on Friday night. Police received a report of shots fired around 11:30 p.m. near 38th Street and Elliot Avenue South. Authorities say stray bullets hit the victim’s car. She went to the nearby market and called for help.

03/29/2014

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Charges: Dad Shot Son Because He Wouldn’t Pay For Cable

An 84-year-old man is charged with shooting and killing his son after a dispute over the son paying to install cable television in the house, according to charges filed Thursday.

03/27/2014

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