Skip to main content

2 people were hit and knocked down by a group in the St. Paul skyway

  • Author:
  • Updated:

Two men were attacked by a group of young males in the St. Paul skyway, leaving one victim with a bruised and bloodied face and the other with a broken wrist.

The Pioneer Press reports a group of younger males approached the victims – one the age of 23, the other 59 – the evening of Jan. 19, in the Town Square area of the skyway, near Bremer Tower.

Both victims were hit in the face and knocked to the ground; the 59-year-old man also suffered a broken wrist, the Pioneer Press reports.

According to WCCO, the victims estimate there were about six assailants, most of them wearing red.

Police are investigating.

This embed is invalid

Next Up

Screen Shot 2022-10-06 at 4.04.40 PM

Ramen bar announced for upcoming Eat Street Crossing food hall

The restaurant roster is filling up at Eat Street Crossing.

police lights squad car dark - Unsplash

Man dies after being shot during argument in Minneapolis

It's the 70th homicide in Minneapolis this year.


Minneapolis police, city employees clear out Near North encampment

This comes as colder weather moves through the state.

Screen Shot 2022-10-06 at 4.32.46 PM

New T.J. Maxx to open in the Twin Cities this month

Opening day will kick off with extended hours.

Screen Shot 2022-10-06 at 3.04.24 PM

Former Hennepin County commissioner arrested for DWI

The 61-year-old was being held in Hennepin County Jail as of Thursday morning.

Evie Carshare

Electric carshare network showing growth in Twin Cities

Over 25,000 trips have been logged in a six-month span.

Screen Shot 2022-10-06 at 1.11.01 PM

Popular Apple Valley ice arena could be replaced

A concept plan to transform the ice arena is being considered.


Low river levels bring cancellations for St. Paul-New Orleans Viking cruises

The low water also impacted some barge traffic making its way down the river.

10.6 Tempest Weather Thumbnail

Drought tightens grip as Twin Cities reaches 'extreme' level

By this time last year, drought was fading fast in Minnesota.

Screen Shot 2022-10-06 at 11.23.49 AM

Woman missing since car crash has been found

The 49-year-old is believed to have been driving when the crash happened.