Suspect In Violent Maplewood Home Invasion Charged With FraudThe man arrested in connection with the armed invasion of a 75-year-old woman's residence has been charged with fraud. Deandre Vershawn Wims was charged with one count of financial transaction fraud, according to the Ramsey County Attorney's Office.
Police: 1 Arrested In Connection With Maplewood Home InvasionTips from the public helped Maplewood police catch one of three people wanted in connection with a home invasion. The crime took place Saturday afternoon at Carefree Cottages in Maplewood.
Man Accused Of Kidnapping Ex, Forcing Her To Drive With Rope Around Her NeckA New Richmond, Wisconsin man faces multiple criminal charges after allegedly kidnapping his former girlfriend and forcing her to drive for several hours with a rope around her neck. Baldwin police say 50-year-old Daniel O'Keefe snuck into his ex-girlfriend's car Wednesday night in the parking lot of Notato Contour in Menomonie, where they both work.
Man Gets 27 Years In Prison For Strangling Mom's BoyfriendA 26-year-old Babbitt, Minnesota man has been sentenced to more than 27 years in prison for strangling his mother's boyfriend to death.
Babbitt Man Pleads Guilty To Killing Mom's BoyfriendA Babbitt man pleaded guilty Wednesday to strangling his mother's boyfriend to death. Shawn Russel Doherty, 26, was charged with intentional second-degree murder, and was sentenced to 27 years in prison in a plea deal with the St. Louis County Attorney's office.
River Falls Man Accused Of Trying To Kill GirlfriendA River Falls man is accused of trying to kill his girlfriend by strangling, punching and biting her. Twenty-three-year-old Benjamin Force is being held on $100,000 bail in St. Croix County. He's charged with six felonies, including attempted first-degree intentional homicide and mayhem.
Man, 21, Charged With Strangling Man, 64, To Death During SexA 21-year-old man is accused of strangling a 64-year-old to death in western Minnesota in 2013, according to recently filed charges.. The victim, Thomas Dickson, was found dead just before Christmas at his apartment in Montevideo. His death was immediately ruled "suspicious."
Investigators Say The Death Of Wis. Prisoner Was HomicideSheriff's officials say the death of a state prison inmate in Columbia County is a homicide. Authorities said Monday an autopsy shows 40-year-old Jerome Scott died by ligature strangulation at the Columbia Correctional Institution. Investigators say Scott's cellmate is accused of killing him Feb. 12.
Man, 21, Pleads Guilty To Murder In Choking Death Of TeenA Menahga man plead guilty to murder in the strangulation death of a 19-year-old woman Wednesday, the Hubbard County Attorney’s Office said. Harley David Leritz, 21, was charged with first-and second-degree murder charges in the death of Kiela Knowles.
West St. Paul Man Accused of Strangling GirlfriendA West St. Paul man is in jail tonight facing murder charges. Police say he strangled his girlfriend in their apartment last month.
MCF-Oak Park Heights Inmate Pleads Guilty To Murdering Fellow InmateAn inmate at the Minnesota Correctional Facility – Oak Park Heights plead guilty to murdering a fellow inmate by strangulation in 2013, according to county officials. According to County Attorney Pete Orput, Benjamin Beck, 30, plead guilty to second degree intentional murder in connection to 2013 death of inmate 30-year-old Shane Cooper.
Charges: Northern Minn. Man Admits To Strangling 19-Year-Old WomanA Menahga man faces murder charges after police say he admitted to strangling a 19-year-old woman over the weekend.