A man allegedly pistol-whipped and robbed a woman in south Minneapolis. Then a bystander with a gun, and a permit to carry it, reportedly chased after him and fatally shot him. Police are investigating.
Prolific speeder charged in crash that killed woman, 75, in Plymouth
The man has seven speeding tickets dating back to 2019.
Hunt for suspect who broke into apartment, fatally stabbed man
The homicide is the 57th to happen this year in the city.
Event center planned for 129-year-old Grain Belt building in Minneapolis
From beer tasting room to ballroom.
Iron Range lawmaker David Tomassoni dies from ALS at 69
He served in the Senate for 22 years.
How to save money at the Minnesota State Fair this year
The fair released its money-saving tips Thursday, including on parking, admission and entertainment.
Threat of 'potential overdoses' among youths prompts Motel 6 raid
Rochester police says fentanyl pills were among the items seized.
Boyd Huppert, Twin Cities TV stations among Murrow Award winners
The KARE 11 personality known for his 'Land of 10,000 Stories' feature was among the national winners.
Study: Excessive drinking cost Minnesotans almost $8 billion in 2019
The study was published by the Minnesota Department of Health Thursday.
Mall of America shooting suspects arrested in Chicago
The two suspects were spotted leaving a barber shop.
Walz: Increased state law enforcement presence to stay in Twin Cities
A multi-agency effort to curb crime will go on until further notice.
Boy, 7, who drowned in south Minneapolis pool identified
The incident happened in June.
Robber flees empty-handed after bank tells him it has no money
The FBI says a man tried to rob a Bloomington credit union, but employees told him they didn't have any cash. Authorities are looking for the suspect.
Man who shot, killed attempted robber could be charged
Minneapolis detectives first called him a 'good Samaritan.' But an investigation is ongoing to determine whether the unidentified man acted in self-defense while thwarting a gunpoint robbery Thursday.
Armed robber threatens to kill baby
"He cocked the gun, and he said, 'Give me all your money or I'm gonna kill your baby,' " a tearful mother of an 11-week-old told the Pioneer Press. Police suspect the gunman in two other robberies Friday on St. Paul's East Side. In one, the robber fired two shots in the air. "What kind of person would do this?" the mother asked.
Serial robber in rubber nose hits Minneapolis bank
A sharp dresser with a cheap disguise robbed a Minneapolis bank in what authorities say is at least his fifth bank holdup in recent months. The most recent heist was Friday, shortly after noon at the Guaranty Bank at 1540 New Brighton Blvd., inside the Rainbow Foods store. He pointed a semiautomatic handgun at the teller, fled on foot with an undisclosed amount of cash and remains at large.
Murder charge filed in St. Paul Craigslist killing
A Maplewood man is charged with murder and robbery in the shooting death of a Hamline University student who responded to an ad on Craigslist. Authorities say Steve Lewis advertised a cell phone for sale. He allegedly met the victim and his girlfriend in a restaurant parking lot and robbed them before fatally shooting 19-year-old Aung Thu Bo in the head.
77-year-old man fights off four armed robbers with sledgehammer: 'They picked the wrong garage'
A man was working in his garage in Minneapolis when four men reportedly tried to rob him. "They had no idea what a 77-year-old man was about to do to them," WCCO says.
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