Charges: Man Raped Teen Twice After Threatening To Distribute Compromising Photos OnlineA Twin Cities man is accused of raping a teenage girl whom he met online while pretending to be a high school student and coercing the victim into sex by threatening to distribute compromising photos to her classmates.
Charges: Minneapolis Man Raped Woman, Threatened Her With NarcanA Minneapolis man accused of sexually assaulting a woman and threatening her with a syringe of Narcan, a medication used to combat opioid overdoses, has been charged with criminal sexual conduct.
Charges: Man Offered To Smoke Pot With Woman On Light Rail, Raped Her At Knife-PointA 22-year-old Minneapolis man is facing charges after he allegedly met a woman on the light rail last month, offered to smoke marijuana with her and, when they got off the train, raped her at knife-point.
Sheriff: Rape Victim Saved After Texting 911 From Her Attacker's SemiA truck driver is in custody after a woman texted authorities for help after she was raped in his semitrailer.
Former Gopher Demry Croft Indicted On Rape, Sexual Battery ChargesFormer Minnesota Gopher Demry Croft has been indicted on six counts of rape and two counts of sexual battery.
Charges: Man Sexually Assaults Tanning Salon Worker As She Was Closing ShopA central Minnesota man is accused of sexually assaulting a woman Monday night as she was closing up at the Sauk Rapids business where she worked.
Man Accused Of Having Sex With 15-Year-Old Faces Rape ChargeAn 18-year-old Sioux Falls man faces a felony rape charge after he allegedly had sex with a 15-year-old girl in a Target parking lot. The Argus Leader reports that a Minnehaha County grand jury indicted George Zimmer Jr. last week on one count of rape in the fourth degree.
Darrell Rea Sentenced To 10 Years In 1983 Murder Of Mpls. TeenA 64-year-old man has been sentenced to more than 10 years in prison for the 1983 rape and killing of a Minneapolis teenager.
New Minnesota Laws In Effect In July Target Wage Theft, Marital Rape, OpiatesMinnesota will have what sponsors say is the country's toughest wage theft law. It comes down hard on employers who cheat workers.
Rochester Man Accused Of Raping, Inappropriately Touching Teen GirlsOfficials in southern Minnesota say a 31-year-old Rochester man was arrested following allegations he sexually abused teen girls.
Minneapolis Man Sentenced To Life In Prison For Kidnapping, RapeA 24-year-old Minneapolis man who was convicted of kidnapping and raping a woman in 2017 has been sentenced to life in prison without parole.
Woman Sues Chinese Billionaire Richard Liu For Alleged Rape In MinneapolisA woman who said she was raped by JD.com founder Richard Liu filed a lawsuit Tuesday against the billionaire and his company alleging he and other wealthy Chinese executives coerced her to drink during a dinner in the hours before she was attacked.
'All People Deserve Justice': Alleged Serial Rapist Caught In Mpls.Minneapolis investigators say they've caught a serial rapist.
McDonald's Manager Accused Of Raping Teen Employee Has First Court AppearanceA man accused of raping a 14-year-old girl at the McDonald's restaurant while he was her supervisor will have his first court appearance Tuesday.
Panel Advocates Overhaul Of Police Response To Sexual Assault ReportsLori Swanson assembled the task force after an investigation by the Star Tribune found widespread lapses in how sexual assault cases are handled.