Jury: No Excessive Force When Moorhead Officer Used Stun GunA federal jury has ruled a Moorhead police officer did not use excessive force when he used a stun gun on a 75-year-old man.
Vikings Lineman With Team Following Weekend ArrestMinnesota Vikings defensive tackle Tom Johnson practiced with the team as usual Tuesday, following his weekend arrest on misdemeanor trespassing and disorderly conduct charges that his representatives said should be dismissed.
Man Accused Of Attacking Ex-Girlfriend In Her HomeBail has been set for a man accused of breaking into a home in western Minnesota and trying to kidnap his ex-girlfriend. Fifty-two-year-old William Dean faces charges of attempted kidnapping and assault with a dangerous weapon. Prosecutors say Dean broke into his ex-girlfriend's home in Comstock last week, physically assaulted her and shocked her with a stun gun.
Stun Gun Used On Man Fleeing Benton County CourtA stun gun was used to detain a Brooklyn Center man after he attempted to flee from custody during a probation violation hearing at the Benton County Court Facility on Thursday morning. Dontae Marcus Frazier, 36, had just been sentenced to 86 months in prison and was about to be taken into custody when he fled the courtroom at about 11:10 a.m. Benton County bailiffs and County Attorney Phil Miller stopped Frazier in a hallway, and a stun gun was soon used to detain him.
2 Men Charged In Craigslist Sale Gone BadTwo men are facing aggravated robbery charges after police say they attacked a man with a stun gun during a Craigslist transaction.
Man Stun-Gunned During RobberyA man was allegedly beaten and stunned with a stun-gun during a robbery in Waite Park, Minn. Monday night.