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Charges: Northern Minn. Man Admits To Strangling 19-Year-Old Woman

A Menahga man faces murder charges after police say he admitted to strangling a 19-year-old woman over the weekend.

02/26/2014

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Inmate Strangled, Killed Inside Oak Park Heights Prison

The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension (BCA) is investigating the death of a 30-year-old inmate at the Minnesota Correctional Facility in Oak Park Heights Monday.

12/03/2013

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Charges: Former Viking Jefferson Strangled Girlfriend

A former Minnesota Vikings defensive player is accused of strangling his girlfriend in an early-morning argument that was the result of ignored text messages, according to charges filed Wednesday by the Hennepin County Attorney’s Office.

11/27/2013

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La Crosse Woman Accused Of Strangling Boyfriend’s Dog

A La Crosse woman could face animal cruelty charges after her boyfriend’s dog was found dead. Police say the 32-year-old woman broke into the man’s apartment early Thursday and strangled the basset hound, Jixer, with a choke collar.

11/15/2013

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Police: Man Who Killed 5 In MN Kills Again Behind Bars

A man who killed his wife, his two children and another person in the early 1980s and killed an inmate in a Minnesota prison in the 1990s has killed behind bars again. Craig Bjork, 53, allegedly strangled his 45-year-old cellmate.

08/21/2013

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Man Arrested For Stabbing, Assaulting Girlfriend In Stearns County

A 39-year-old Paynesville man was arrested Saturday after he allegedly assaulted and stabbed his girlfriend, according to police.

03/18/2013

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Charges: 71-Year-Old Strangles Husband, Hits Him With Hammer

A 71-year-old Burnsville woman is accused of severely beating and terrorizing her husband, including assaulting him with a hammer and strangling him with a telephone cord.

02/21/2013

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Jury Convicts New Hope Man In Domestic Murder

On Tuesday morning a jury convicted Douglas Carl Manney in the killing of his girlfriend, Kristeen Sandeen, in their New Hope apartment last year.

11/06/2012

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Authorities Hope DNA Evidence Will Crack 1987 Case

The Anoka County sheriff’s department is hoping new DNA evidence will help crack a cold case that’s nearly 25 years old.

07/24/2012

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County Commissioner Enters Plea In Assault Case

A 42-year-old man who is currently serving as a Washington County Commissioner entered an alford plea in Ramsey County Court Wednesday in connection with a domestic assault case going back to May of 2011.

01/25/2012

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Charges: Man Assaulted Ex-Girlfriend With Kids At Apt.

A 26-year-old St. Paul man is accused of assaulting and threatening to kill his ex-girlfriend and her kids while her children were home, according to charges filed Friday in Ramsey County Court.

01/13/2012

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Lawyer Accused Of Beating Son Facing Felonies

A St. Paul attorney is accused of choking and punching his 7-year-old son at least 30 times.

06/22/2011

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Police: New Hope Man Charged For Strangling His Girlfriend

The Hennepin County Attorney’s Office charged a New Hope man Thursday for allegedly strangling his girlfriend of eight years.

06/10/2011

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Charges: Man Choked Woman, Knocked Her Teeth Out

A 27-year-old man has been charged after police say he knocked his girlfriend’s teeth out, strangled her and assaulted her, while her 1-year-old child was in the home.

05/09/2011

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Minn. Man Cleared Of 1992 Conn. Slaying

A former Connecticut man charged last year with the 1992 strangulation of a Bethel man found dead in his home has been acquitted.

01/05/2011