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Mourners at funeral honor fallen Officer Scott Patrick

Friends, family and fellow officers are among the hundreds attending a funeral service for Mendota Heights Police Officer Scott Patrick. He was fatally shot last week during what’s been described as a routine traffic stop. The funeral began at 11 a.m. and a nearly 8-mile procession of police officers will accompany Patrick's casket to the cemetery.

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Customers keep suspected groper from leaving Wal-Mart

Onlookers kept a man suspected of groping a woman from leaving a Blaine Wal-Mart yesterday. Police say the victim was in the store, felt a hand on her inner thigh and heard a picture snap – shoppers then kept the man from fleeing until police arrived. The Isanti man faces charges of sexual misconduct.

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Vikings: Bridgewater will get first-team reps against Raiders

Minnesota Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer said they “need” rookie quarterback Teddy Bridgewater to get some game reps with the first-team offense in Friday’s preseason opener against the Oakland Raiders at TCF Bank Stadium.

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LIVE UPDATES: Protesters, police clash in Brooklyn Center

Tracking Monday night's clashing between law enforcement and demonstrators.

Tim Gannon

Brooklyn Center recommends firing police chief and officer who shot Daunte Wright

The new acting city manager will make the decision on Tuesday.

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Cop who fatally shot Daunte Wright identified as Kim Potter

She is a 26-year veteran on the police force.

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Chauvin trial: Cardiologist among witnesses as prosecution draws to close

Judge Peter Cahill also rejected the defense's motion to sequester the jury on Monday following a fatal police shooting in Brooklyn Center.

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Medical examiner: Wright died of gunshot wound to the chest

The 20-year-old was killed by a police officer on Sunday, April 11.

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Brooklyn Center fires city manager following Daunte Wright killing

The mayor has taken swift action after being granted extra powers by the city council on Monday.

Brooklyn Center unrest

National Guard presence in Twin Cities to double; 25-30 arrested on Sunday

Gov. Tim Walz said it's 'devastating and heartbreaking that we're here once again' following the killing of Daunte Wright.

Tim Gannon

Brooklyn Center police chief: 'Once we got pelted, we responded in kind'

The police presence will be enhanced Monday and beyond.

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Chief: Officer who killed Daunte Wright meant to use Taser, pulled gun by mistake

Chief Tim Gannon provided the update as Brooklyn Center PD released bodycam footage of Daunte Wright's death.