Minneapolis Police say they have arrested Vincent Mark Smith. Smith allegedly robbed three metro area Walgreen's this month, approaching store employees with a gun.
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.
Signs that MN Legislature could move to loosen liquor laws
A provision was approved by a legislature committee on Thursday but still awaits a final decision from the House and Senate.
U.S. Bank Stadium looking to hire 400 part-time workers
A hiring fair will be held for the positions.
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.
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.
Reward to help identify armed robbers at Edina Walgreens
The robbery took place at the Walgreens near Edina's Galleria.
Woman arrested for throwing puppies at boyfriend
Spring Lake Park police arrested a woman for animal cruelty after they say she threw three-week-old puppies at her boyfriend. Police say she threw the dogs out of a vehicle onto a parking lot pavement. They were uninjured. Police arrested the boyfriend, too, for allegedly breaking the woman's nose.
Man arrested after shots fired at deputy in Northfield
Law enforcement officials say that a manhunt has resulted in the arrest of a suspect who they believe robbed an America’s Best Value Inn and Suites early Monday morning and shot at a Rice County deputy. A woman suspected of being an accomplice was arrested earlier. A number of agencies were involved in the search for the man.
Duluth activists arrested in high-security area in Tennessee nuclear plant
Two activists from Duluth and an 82-year-old nun were arrested Wednesday and charged with federal trespassing after they allegedly breached a high-security area in a Tennessee complex that stores and processes uranium. A government official said the protesters, who dubbed themselves Transform Now Plowshares, "put themselves at a high risk of losing their life" in the incident.
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