Woman Found Dead In South St. Paul, Man Taken Into CustodyAlcohol may have played a role in an early morning homicide in South St. Paul. Police were called to a home on the 500 block of South 9th Street around 4 a.m. Friday on a report of a woman's body inside the home.
Police: 2 Arrested After South St. Paul Teen Badly Beaten, Shot AtSouth St. Paul Police are asking for the public's help after they say a 17 year old boy was severely beaten and shot at Sunday night.
Boy, 14, Hurt After Being Hit By Car On Wakota BridgeA 14-year-old boy suffered non-life threatening injuries after being hit by a car on the Wakota Bridge Tuesday night, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. Authorities responded to the accident at about 11:05 p.m. on New Year’s Eve on eastbound Interstate 494 on the bridge in South St. Paul.
Police: Arsonist Set 11 Fires In South St. PaulAuthorities are investigating what appears to be a series of fires that were intentionally set early Tuesday morning in South St. Paul and they’re looking for a suspect. South St. Paul fire officials responded to the fires between 1 a.m. and 3:30 a.m. near the area of Marie and 4th Avenues. Fire officials said as many as 11 small fires were set in a four block by five block area, causing minor damage.
So. St. Paul Police Sergeant Charged With DWI, Fleeing CopA South St. Paul Police sergeant was charged Friday with two counts of fourth-degree driving while impaired, one count of criminal damage to property and one count of fleeing a peace officer after a run in with Rosemount Police earlier this week. According to the Dakota County Attorney’s office, 26-year-old Cory Michael Slifko fled from a Rosemount Police officer who was attempting to pull him over around 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday morning.
Charges: Man Sexually Assaulted Woman In Her SleepA 24-year-old Hastings man is accused of sexually assaulting a woman while she was sleeping at a home in South St. Paul, according to charges filed Thursday in Dakota County Court.
Charges: Man Set Grass Fires In South St. Paul ParkA 24-year-old South St. Paul man is accused of intentionally setting grass fires in a South St. Paul park, according to charges filed Monday in Dakota County Court.
Police Looking For Suspect In Abduction Of Girl, 12There is a reward tonight to find a man who kidnapped a 12-year-old girl at a bus stop and took off with her in his car.
Suspect Arrested In Newport After Domestic AssaultOne suspect is in custody and a victim of an alleged kidnapping was turned over to police early Saturday morning in Newport, authorities said.