Legal Panel Recommends Freeing Myon Burrell, Jailed For Life As A TeenBurrell was accused of pulling the trigger that killed Tyesha Edwards, a sixth grade Black girl who was shot through the heart while doing homework at her dining room table with her sister.
Hennepin Co. Attorney Offers To Cut Myon Burrell's Prison Term By 15 YearsHennepin County's top prosecutor said Wednesday that he has offered to reduce the sentence of a Black man who is serving life in prison in the fatal shooting of an 11-year-old girl.
Ex-Cop's Lawyer: Hennepin Co. Attorney Mike Freeman 'Must Be Removed' From George Floyd CaseAn attorney for a fired Minneapolis police officer charged in the death of George Floyd wants the local prosecutor dropped from the case.
Jory Wiebrand, Suspected Serial Rapist Who Targeted Twin Cities Women, Charged In 14 CasesSuspected serial rapist Jory Wiebrand, 34, faces several criminal charges in connection to 14 separate cases targeting women, mostly near the University of Minnesota.
Alleged Serial Rapist Jory Wiebrand Charged In 3 New CasesAuthorities have said that 34-year-old Jory Wiebrand is suspected in at least 10 total cases between 2013 and 2020, mainly in Minneapolis.
After Months Of Searching, Minneapolis Police Charge Serial RapistThe 34-year-old is suspected in at least 10 total cases between 2013 and 2020 in the same Minneapolis neighborhoods and in Anoka County, according to the complaint.
Charges: Mai Vu Vang Arrested In Georgia After Eluding Arrest For 2 Years For $450,000 SwindleAccording to investigators, Mystic Lake Casino records show that Vang spent more than one million dollars at the casino between 2012 and 2014.
No Criminal Charges For St. Louis Park Police Officer After Fatal Jan. 2019 ShootingPolice say the incident began when Tuhkanen's "on-and-off girlfriend of five years, whom he had a child with" called 911.
Brooklyn Park Man Sentenced To 20 Years For Causing Death Of Infant SonA Brooklyn Park man was sentenced to 20 years in prison for causing the death of his two-month-old son, Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman announced Wednesday.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: Hennepin County Jail Population Cut By 26% After Release Of Low-Risk Inmates To Prevent COVID-19 SpreadProsecutors worked to let go inmates who were waiting for their court appearances, did not have any records of violence, and were in custody for "relatively minor felonies."
Minn. Prosecutor: Justice Dept. Should Review Burrell CaseA top Minnesota prosecutor said Monday that Sen. Amy Klobuchar should ask the Justice Department to review the conviction of a black teen sentenced to life in prison after an 11-year-old black girl was killed by a stray bullet.
Judge Convicts Man In 1983 Slaying Of Teen In MinneapolisA Minnesota judge has convicted a man in the 1983 killing of a teenager in Minneapolis.
More Charges Against Man Who Attempted To Have Sex With Sleeping WomenA 32-year-old Twin Cities man is facing charges after he allegedly tried to have sex with a woman while she slept. Additionally, investigators say he took video of the woman, and took videos of other women who didn’t know they were being recorded.
Mpls. Teen Pleads Guilty In Beating Death Of 2-Year-OldAn 18-year-old has pleaded guilty in the beating death of his girlfriend's 2-year-old daughter in Minneapolis. Cody Feran-Baum entered his plea Wednesday in adult court.
Metro Mobility Driver Accused Of Sexually Assaulting PassengerA 44-year-old Minneapolis man is charged with allegedly sexually assaulting a vulnerable female adult while working as a metro mobility driver, according to the Hennepin County Attorney's Office.