Charges: Convicted Sex Offender Raped Woman At MOA Light Rail Station, Assaulted GirlfriendA convicted sex offender is accused of raping a woman at the Mall of America light rail station last month just two days after being released from jail after allegedly assaulting his girlfriend in south Minneapolis.
Charges: Bloomington Public Schools Employee Sexually Assaulted Multiple Children In His Neighborhood In 1970sA 65-year-old Bloomington man and employee of Bloomington Public Schools is accused of sexually assaulting multiple children in his neighborhood in the 1970s, according to the Hennepin County Attorney’s Office.
DeQuarn Bell Faces Life In Prison For Hot Curling Iron AssaultA Hopkins man faces life imprisonment after admitting in court that he sexually and physically assaulted a woman with a hot curling iron in 2019.
Nation's 1st Permanent Memorial To Survivors Of Sexual Violence Dedicated In MinneapolisSarah Super launched the initiative for the memorial to honor survivors of sexual violence. She came up with the idea in 2015.
Matthew McIntosh Pleads Guilty After Sexual Assault Kits Link Him To 2 AttacksA rape case that went unsolved for 15 years is closed because of a years-long push to test untested sexual assault kits.
Tyree Johnson, 29, Indicted By Grand Jury On Criminal Sexual Conduct, Kidnapping CountsJohnson is a convicted predatory offender on first-degree criminal sexual conduct charges. His bail has been set for $2 million, and his jury trial begins in October.
$500,000 Settlement For 'U' Student Who Accused Football Players Of RapeThe woman’s name is also redacted due to state statutes on data privacy. But a source confirmed the settlement is connected to the alleged sexual assault.
Minneapolis Man Charged After Allegedly Sexually Assaulting Girlfriend In 2 Separate IncidentsA Minneapolis man is facing charges after allegedly sexually assaulting his girlfriend in two separate incidents, Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman announced Wednesday.
Investigation Underway After Woman, 2 Girls Report Being Sexually Assaulted At Powderhorn Park EncampmentPark Police are investigating after a woman and two girls reported being sexually assaulted at a Minneapolis homeless encampment in the last week and a half.
Former Staffer At Anoka Middle School For The Arts Investigated In Sexual AssaultsThe sheriff's office reports that the suspect was a staff member at the school, though he is no longer working at that school as of now.
Juvenile Sexually Assaulted At Powderhorn Park Homeless EncampmentA juvenile has been sexually assaulted at a Minneapolis homeless encampment.
Suspected Serial Rapist Jory Wiebrand Charged In 4 Additional Cases, Total Climbs To 9Jory Wiebrand, who is suspected of being a serial rapist targeting women in a Minneapolis neighborhood near the University of Minnesota, is now facing charges in four additional cases.
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.
Twin Cities Wrestling Coach Accused Of Inappropriately Touching GirlsA Twin Cities wrestling coach is accused of inappropriately touching girls, with two victims telling investigators he touched their genitals over their clothing.
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.