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St. Cloud Police say they arrested a 22-year-old after he allegedly assaulted a hospital worker early Saturday morning. Police say Zeppelin Michael Peterson was arrested after the St. Cloud Hospital incident.
An 18-year-old Sauk Rapids man accused of a deadly assault has changed his originally plea of not guilty to 2nd-degree murder in a Stearns County court Friday morning. According to the Stearns County Attorney’s office, Jesse Smithers amended his plea to 2nd-degree unintentional murder. In Sept. 2012, Smithers was riding in a car driving down a St. Cloud alley when he asked the driver to stop. He got out of the vehicle and approached three men nearby, including Colton Gleason. Smithers punched Gleason with a closed fist. He later died at St. Cloud Hospital from his injuries. Smithers was 17 at the time of the crime, and was charged as an adult.
A 53-year-old St. Cloud man is in jail accused of striking a man multiple times with a hammer, according to police.
The driver of a semi that collided with a freight train in western Minnesota last week has died. St. Cloud Hospital spokeswoman Jeanine Nistler says Eric Westin, of Pine City, died early Monday morning.
Police say a Minnesota man posed as a rock star — British accent and all — to get as much as $100,000 in medical treatment.
A 40-year-old St. Cloud man admitted in court Friday to killing his mother last year, the Stearns County Attorney’s Office said.
A St. Cloud hospital is refuting a state Department of Health report that links the death of a patient to contaminated IV bags.
Authorities are asking the public’s help after a 20-year-old man suffered life-threatening injuries after being punched late Thursday night.
A 22-year-old St. Cloud man was found shot by police on Thursday evening. According to St. Cloud Police, a caller reported several gun shots on the 1400 block of 12th Avenue North around 9:50 p.m. Thursday night.
St. Cloud Police are investigating after four men – one of which was wearing a Confederate flag bandana – beat a woman early Thursday morning with aluminum baseball bats.
An attack by an out-of-control patient at St. Cloud Hospital left six people with injuries before he was shocked with a stun gun and arrested.
A 16-year-old was transported to St. Cloud Hospital after he accidentally shot himself in the foot while pheasant hunting.
Authorities said the incident happened at about 9:56 a.m. at the intersection of County Road 75 and 28th Avenue. The ambulance was traveling eastbound on County Road 75 with its red lights and siren on, transporting a patient to St. Cloud Hospital.
A Clear Lake man got a shotgun slug in the forearm Saturday in what police called a hunting related accident.
A 21-year-old St. Cloud woman is in serious condition after she was sexually assaulted and severely beaten by a stranger, who later jumped into the Mississippi River, early Monday morning, police said.