Washington County Sheriff’s office
About 50 brass flower vases were stolen from Mahtomedi grave sites over the weekend and authorities are asking for the public’s help in locating them, and in identifying the suspects involved. The Washington County Sheriff’s Office said the Evergreen Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Mahtomedi reported that the 50-some 10-inch tall and 4-inch wide vases are each valued at $200. They went missing on Saturday and Sunday.
Authorities in Washington County said they are asking for the public’s help to find a 76-year-old missing man after a search earlier this week was unsuccessful. Radivoje “Ray” Novakovic was last seen at about 7 p.m. Sunday near the Fable Hills bridge in Hugo.
The Washington County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help after four men forced their way into a West Lakeland Township home Monday.
Authorities said a portion of eastbound Highway 36 near Oak Park Heights in the east Twin Cities metro had to be closed Tuesday morning after suspicious devices were found in a strip mall. The Washington County Sheriff’s Office said it received a report of a threat just after 5:30 a.m. on the south side of Highway 36 in the area of a strip mall in Oak Park Heights.
The Minnesota State Patrol said one person is in custody and a bus was evacuated on Interstate 94 near Woodbury after a passenger made comments about bombs. Authorities said a Greyhound bus headed for Chicago, Ill., was stopped on eastbound I-94 near Radio Drive Thursday afternoon after it was reported that a passenger made comments and references about bombs to other passengers and the bus driver.
Police in the southeast Twin Cities metro are looking for two suspects after a man was threatened with a knife Thursday morning in a robbery. Authorities said the incident happened at about 3:12 a.m. on the 2200 block of Larry Lane in the city of Newport, which is between South St. Paul and Inver Grove Heights.
A Lino Lakes police officer died after collapsing at a bar and grill in Hugo, Minn. early Sunday morning.
Authorities said the body found in the St. Croix River on Tuesday was that of a man who was last seen in Hudson, Wis., back on April 1. The Ramsey County Medical Examiner’s office identified the body as 54-year-old Donald Duane Marklowitz.
A 16-year-old boy from western Wisconsin was killed Thursday after his car lost control on Interstate 94 near Stillwater and hit a semi-truck head on, according to the Minnesota State Patrol.
Police are trying to figure out why Chevel Richard chased down his wife and shot her to death before taking his own life.
A 47-year-old woman from Willernie, Minn., is dead after getting hit by a vehicle Friday night, police say.
Authorities are investigating a house fire in Lake Elmo Wednesday morning that was believed to be set intentionally.
Authorities said the gas leak happened at the Stillwater prison between buildings Friday morning when contractors digging in the area to replace concrete hit a natural gas line.
Authorities say one person is dead after a single car crash in Lake Elmo Wednesday morning. Police said the crash happened at about 3:12 a.m. on the 3000 block of Lake Elmo Avenue North.
Police have identified the two people arrested for allegedly pulling a gun on a man Monday morning during a burglary in Baytown Township.
Police arrested two people Monday after a man interrupted a burglary in Baytown Township.
A fire in Bayport, Minn. has prompted an evacuation of a building Tuesday morning, according to authorities.
A 1-year-old child is in critical condition at a hospital and three others suffered minor injuries after a one car crash near Woodbury Monday afternoon, according to the Minnesota State Patrol.
Officers are investigating after a man reportedly assaulted a Washington County sheriff’s deputy Thursday evening.
A man found dead in the St. Croix River near Bayport on Saturday drowned while fishing, according to the Washington County Sheriff’s Office.
One suspect is in custody and a victim of an alleged kidnapping was turned over to police early Saturday morning in Newport, authorities said.
A 72-year-old man was killed Sunday morning after a crash in West Lakeland Township, according to the Washington County Sheriff’s Office.
A man is recovering at Regions Hospital after friends he was swimming with found him floating on Lake Elmo early Saturday morning.
Authorities have released the names of two Oak-Land Junior High School students found dead of gunshot wounds in a Washington County park Tuesday night.