A 22-year-old man has been charged with allegedly shooting at police officers during a standoff at his St. Paul Park home, according to authorities.
About 100 guests staying at the Roseville Residence Inn were evacuated Sunday morning, while SWAT team members attempted to contact a suicidal man who barricaded himself in his room.
Nicholas Adam Kluessendorf, 22, faces three counts of attempted first-degree murder and three counts of assault in the first degree.
Former Minnesota governor Tim Pawlenty sidetracked from the presidential campaign trail to urge fellow Republicans at the Capitol to not back down in their budget standoff with his Democratic successor.
Mendota Heights officers said a neighborhood standoff ended after police discovered that the man shot himself.
A standoff is still going on Wednesday night after part of a Mendota Heights neighborhood was evacuated earlier in the day due to a domestic situation, authorities said.
The dead zone surrounding Minnesota budget negotiations doesn’t mean the session is headed for a breakdown. At least not yet.
The Ramsey County Medical Examiner has confirmed the identity of the man who died after a standoff with police late last week in Little Falls.
Minneapolis Police say a standoff in south Minneapolis has ended peacefully, after a man threatening to commit suicide refused to come out of his home.
A man is in jail following an armed standoff at Grand Casino Hinckley.