Police: Gun Used In Accidental Teen Shooting, Suicide Was StolenWe now know more about where a Coon Rapids teenager got a gun used to accidentally shoot his girlfriend, then take his own life. Alantae Arnold's girlfriend told police he was playing with a .357 Magnum when he accidentally shot her on March 9. Police tell WCCO the gun was stolen from a Coon Rapids home.
Savage Husband, Wife Dead In Murder-SuicideTwo Savage residents' deaths on March 30 were a murder-suicide. Esther Nyambura, 39, was killed by a gunshot to the head, and Rodney Terrell Dobie, 41, shot himself in the head, the Hennepin County Medical Examiner announced Tuesday.
23 Pairs Of Empty Boots: A Reminder Of Military SuicidesIf you visit the Minnesota Capitol this week, you will see a poignant reminder of the devastating problem of military suicides. Local veterans have places 23 pairs of boots on the Capitol steps to symbolize the number of active duty troops and veterans who take their lives each day.
Auditor Calls For 'U' To Suspend Psychiatric Drug Trials After Patient's SuicideMinnesota's legislative auditor is calling for the University of Minnesota to suspend all new psychiatric drug trials. The recommendation comes after the 2004 suicide of 26-year-old Dan Markingson.
Audit: 'Serious Ethical Issues' Surround Drug Trial SuicideThe suicide of a man enrolled in a drug trial at the University of Minnesota is getting a fresh look from the state's legislative auditor.
Sheriff: 2 Found Dead In Norwood Young America, Murder-Suicide SuspectedA murder-suicide is suspected after two people were found dead in the garage of a home in Norwood Young America Wednesday night, according to the Carver County Sheriff's Office. Authorities were called at about 5:07 p.m. to a death investigation at 920 Preserve Blvd. in Norwood Young America.
Craigslist Intervenes To Help Local Suicidal ManIt's known as the place to go online to sell or buy something. But on Tuesday, Craigslist became a place for a Twin Cities young man to plead for help. Administrators of the website contacted police after they saw a disturbing post that indicated a young man wanted to end his own life.
Pop Warner Youth Football Sued Over Wisconsin Man's SuicideThe mother of a Wisconsin man who died in 2012 is suing the Pop Warner organization, saying his suicide was the result of dementia caused by brain injuries he suffered while playing youth football.
Man Dies Of Self-Inflicted Gunshot Wound At MSU-Mankato LibraryAuthorities said a 27-year-old man died Monday of a self-inflicted gunshot wound at the library on the campus of Minnesota State University, Mankato.
Charges: Man Shot Officers With BB Gun, Tried To Commit 'Suicide By Cop' A 53-year-old St. Paul man faces attempted murder and assault charges after police say he shot at officers with an air rifle in an attempt to get police to kill him.
Woman ID’d As 1 Of Pair Found Dead In Plymouth HomeOne of the people found dead by police in a Plymouth home</a> Monday has been identified by the Hennepin County Medical Examiner's Office. Susan Marie James, 59, suffered a fatal gunshot wound to the head. The medical examiner's office says the manner of James' death is still under investigation.
South Dakota Man Killed 3 Before Killing Himself, Police SayInvestigators say a young man murdered three people and injured a fourth before killing himself Saturday morning.
Ruck For Life Raises Awareness For Suicide In MinneapolisHundreds of current and former military members took to the streets Saturday to raise suicide awareness. Carrying American flags, the group marched in full military gear through south Minneapolis.
Body Of Missing St. Anthony Man Found In RosevilleA missing St. Anthony man was found dead inside of a vehicle late Thursday morning. According to St. Anthony Police, the body of 56-year-old Todd Hoffstrom was found on the 2700 block of Fairview Avenue North in Roseville.
Ex-Nurse Guilty Of Assisting Suicide Gets Jail A former nurse in Minnesota who admitted going online and encouraging two people to kill themselves is headed to jail.