Welfare Check

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Man Arrested After St. Paul Officer Is Shot In Face With Weapon

A 18-year veteran of the St. Paul Police Department was shot in the face by a high-powered BB gun or pellet gun during a standoff late Friday afternoon. St. Paul Police say two officers initially went to a home in the North End neighborhood near Lyton Place and Park Street on a report of a suicidal man.

01/02/2015

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Man Allegedly Assaults Elderly Mom, 5-Hour Standoff Ensues

A 55-year-old Crow Wing County man is in custody after allegedly assaulting his elderly mother and threatening her with a gun. Paul Strom is awaiting formal charges of second-degree assault, terroristic threats and felon in possession of a firearm stemming from an incident Saturday morning in Irondale Township.

08/26/2014

James Curtis Dawkins, in a 2010 mug shot. (credit: Dakota County)

Police: ‘Disturbed’ Person Bit Officer On Welfare Check

An “emotionally disturbed” person bit a Minneapolis police officer Tuesday evening when he was responding to a welfare check on the city’s south side, authorities say.

04/09/2013

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Police: St. Paul Woman Killed Was A Mother Of 2

Police say the woman found dead Monday in her St. Paul home was a 27-year-old mother of two young children.

10/18/2011