According to a criminal complaint, Marsenior Johnson told investigators "I wanted to hurt some cops." He's accused of making a false report of a robbery and then ambushing the Minneapolis Park Police officers who responded.
Video shows officers ended pursuit before fatal crash in Anoka
The crash occurred when the driver fled police during an attempted traffic stop in Coon Rapids.
6-year-old Eli Hart identified as boy found dead in car trunk
The kindergartner's father was trying to get full custody of his son.
Boy found dead in trunk of car in Mound was kindergartner
"It is horrifying and difficult to process a tragedy of this magnitude, especially in our close-knit community," the superintendent wrote.
Man found yelling for help after being shot in Minneapolis
The shooting occurred on the 800 block of Elwood Avenue North at around 9:15 p.m.
Minneapolis North principal says she was fired, district says otherwise
“MPS requires schools to follow protocols in times like that and I did not,” Friestleben said.
UPDATE: Body found in vehicle trunk in Mound is that of a boy
Police say two people are in custody.
Brave New Workshop cancels shows due to COVID-19 cases
The shows were scheduled for Friday and Saturday at the Brave New Workshop Comedy Theatre.
Body of missing U of M student found in Mississippi River
Austin Retterath was last seen alive in the morning hours of May 8.
Summer mural events to bring together community, shine light on MN artists
The 2022 Chroma Zone Mural & Art Festival will take place this weekend in St. Paul's Creative Enterprise Zone, with ensuing events happening this summer.
Gallery: Remodeled lakeside home in Prior Lake on market for $2.8M
It offers privacy at the end of a dead-end road fronting onto Lower Prior Lake.
Carjacking outside ice arena in Golden Valley under investigation
Golden Valley PD confirmed it received a report of a carjacking Monday evening.
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.
Busted: Woman flashes breasts at man to lure him into robbery
One of the women accused in a downtown St. Paul robbery -- in which two women allegedly flashed their breasts at a 50-year-old man to lure him into an alley where two men beat and robbed him -- pleaded guilty Thursday. Janet Elizabeth Hall, 31, of St. Paul, was charged with first-degree aggravated robbery in the May 2 incident.
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.
State hospital inmate charged with attempted murder for attacking mother
Bail was set at $1 million for Burton Ewing. He was released from the St. Peter Regional Treatment Center on a 10-hour day pass this week. Police say they found him in a park stabbing his mother with a knife. She is hospitalized in critical condition.
Son charged for the alleged murders of mother, nephew
Twenty-two-year-old Ishmael Wilson Roberts was charged Wednesday afternoon for fatally stabbing his mother, 57-year-old Beatrice Wilson, and 14-year-old nephew in north Minneapolis. The estranged son was charged with two counts of intentional second-degree murder. According to the complaint, Roberts has not been to the home in Minneapolis for about two years.
Missouri man charged in Brooklyn Park triple murder
Police say 34-year-old Eddie Matthew Mosley, of St. Louis, Mo., has been charged with three felony counts of second-degree murder. According to the criminal complaint, Mosley was believed to have been trying to fight a sexual assault charge relating to a relative of one of the victims.
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