WCCO Talks With Protest Shooting Suspect's FatherThe Hennepin County Attorney's Office has until Monday to decide if it will charge four suspects in Monday night's shooting near the 4th Precinct in north Minneapolis. Police named the suspects Wednesday: Joseph Martin Backman, 27; Daniel Thomas Macey, 26; Allen Lawrence Scarsella, 23; and Nathan Wayne Gustavsson, 21.
Atty's Office Gets More Time To Charge Protest Shooting SuspectsThe Hennepin County Attorney's Office says they have been granted more time to make a charging decision involving four men arrested in connection with the shooting of Minneapolis protesters Monday night. County Attorney Mike Freeman says a Hennepin County District Court judge has given his office until Monday to formally charge ...
At Jamar Clark's Funeral, Black Lives Matter Vows To Keep ProtestingAfter 11 days of protests over the fatal shooting of 24-year-old Jamar Clark, he will be laid to rest. Funeral services will be held Wednesday at Shiloh Temple in north Minneapolis. A visitation will start at 10 a.m. and the service will begin at noon.
Shooting Victims Return To Protest, Memorial Concert HeldIt's happened nearly each night of the occupation at Minneapolis' 4th Precinct. Black Lives Matter protesters say white supremacists cruise by, shoot video and scope out the crowds.
Police: 1 Arrested Released, 2 More Suspects In Custody For 4th Precinct ShootingPolice say the second person arrested in connection with Monday night's 4th Precinct shooting has been released, and two more are now in custody.
Prosecutor: Jamar Clark Case Will Go To Grand JuryA county prosecutor in Minneapolis says it will be up to a grand jury whether to bring criminal charges against police officers in the fatal shooting of a black man.
BLM: 4th Precinct Occupation Will Continue Despite ShootingsA leader from Black Lives Matter Minneapolis addressed the media Tuesday afternoon to announce the re-commitment of protesters at the 4th Precinct after five protesters were shot late Monday night by three masked men. A BLM spokeswoman says Minneapolis police did not take earlier threats from white supremacists seriously, and instead chose to use chemical irritants on citizen journalists and make disparaging comments to demonstrators
5 Injured In Shooting Near 4th Precinct; Witnesses Say Gunmen Were White SupremacistsFive protesters were hospitalized Monday night after a shooting near the Minneapolis Police Department's 4th Precinct, and witnesses say the gunmen were white supremacists.
Police: 2 Dead, 1 Hospitalized In South Minneapolis ShootingAuthorities say two people are dead and another is hospitalized after a shooting in south Minneapolis Sunday night. The Minneapolis Police Department responded to a report of a shots fired at about 7:46 p.m. in the parking lot of an apartment building on the 2200 block of East Franklin Avenue.
Family: Funeral Set For Jamar ClarkFuneral plans are set for a black man whose fatal shooting by Minneapolis police has sparked protests.
Federal Lawyers Coming To Investigate Jamar Clark Shooting U.S. Justice Department attorneys are expected to fly to Minnesota on Sunday to investigate the killing of a black man that has prompted protests and calls for the two Minneapolis police officers involved in the shooting to be prosecuted.
Medical Examiner Identifies 22-Year-Old Fatally Shot In Mpls.The Hennepin County Medical Examiner's Office has identified the 22-year-old man who died after being shot in the head early Tuesday evening. Cortney Basel Elvester Woods was found shot at about 5:30 p.m. on the 3900 block of Emerson Avenue North.