Prosecutor Resigns From Daunte Wright Case After AG Keith Ellison's Office Takes OverA prosecutor who was co-counsel in the case against a former suburban Minneapolis police officer charged in the fatal shooting of Daunte Wright resigned Monday, saying "vitriol" and "partisan politics" have made it hard to pursue justice.
Stillwater Girl Became Man’s Online Sex Slave, Charges SayA 19-year old Washington State man is charged with using social media to control a 13-year-old Stillwater girl. Law officials say the crime is straight out of the book "Fifty Shades of Grey."
Woman Convicted Of Stealing $150K From Vulnerable RelativeA 24-year-old woman was convicted Thursday of stealing more than $150,000 from a vulnerable family member, according to the Washington County Attorney's office. Elaina Lorene Casello was convicted on multiple counts of felony theft and identity theft after stealing money from various bank accounts of an elderly relative. The theft occurred from Feb. 2011 till Dec. 2012, with Casello using the stolen funds to buy several items, in addition to paying her own bills.
County Atty's To Review Drug Convictions From Last 3 YearsThe county attorneys for Ramsey, Washington and Dakota counties announced that they are planning to review all jury or court cases that ended in drug convictions for the past three years.