Police ID Suspect In Mendota Heights Armed Robbery, MurderThere is a major police presence Saturday at a senior living center in Mendota Heights.
Body Found In Mendota Heights MarshPolice say a grisly discovery was made in a Mendota Heights marsh Thursday.
Judge Lets Rare 2-County Indictment Stand For Alleged Cop KillerA Dakota County judge has ruled that a rare two-county indictment against a man charged with killing a police officer is legal. Thirty-nine-year-old Brian Fitch Sr. has pleaded not guilty in the July 30 shooting death of Mendota Heights police officer Scott Patrick.
Fallen Officer Inducted Into His H.S.’ Hall of FameHundreds of high school students witnessed a touching tribute Wednesday to an officer killed in the line of duty. It's been four months since Mendota Heights Police Officer Scott Patrick was gunned down as he made a traffic stop in West St. Paul. He graduated from St. Paul's Humboldt High School in 1985. Mendota Heights Police Officer John Larrive spoke on behalf of the family at the ceremony in the school gym.
Thousands Honor Fallen Officer At FuneralThousands are expected to attend funeral proceedings for a fallen Mendota Heights police officer after visitation services drew hundreds of mourners. The visitation was held Tuesday for Mendota Heights Officer Scott Patrick at St. Stephen's Lutheran Church in West St. Paul.
Visitation Held For Fallen Mendota Heights OfficerFor the past week, mourners have flocked to a roadside memorial to pay their respects and lay flowers in honor of an officer killed in the line of duty. That support continued Tuesday outside St. Stephen's Lutheran Church, where citizens, honor guards and flags felt the soft breeze. Soon, the difficult reality arrived with Officer Scott Patrick's casket.