Abduction

Police alert after attempted abduction near Brainerd

A man approached a woman from behind and grabbed her by the arm.

Another attempted abduction reported near University of Minnesota

Police are investigating if it's linked to other cases.

Man shot dead by police after taking family hostage in Cottage Grove

He car-jacked two vehicles before taking a family hostage.

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Mother who abducted daughter is charged with burglary

The non-custodial mother broke into her daughter's home.

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Abduction attempt reported by U of M Public Safety

It happened around 7:10 a.m. Thursday.

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Charges detail abduction attempt of 7-year-old in Fridley

A tip from the public helped police locate the suspect.

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Police: 100+ leads after abduction attempt in Coon Rapids

A man attacked a 16-year-old girl on Friday, June 21.

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Leader in kidnapping, gang rape of Uptown woman gets life sentence

"Mr. Lawson is nothing more than a monster," read the victim's impact statement.

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Teen Jasmine Block recounts horrific 2017 abduction on Dr. Phil

She was taken from her Alexandria home by a family friend and repeatedly assaulted over 29 days.

Minneapolis police investigate attempted child luring

It happened on Sunday near the Edina border.

Boy, 5, taken in violation of court order is returned safely

Police say he was taken by his mother, who doesn't have parental rights over him.

2 teens forced into van in Hopkins, high-speed chase ends in crash

The pursuit led to a crash and the victims were able to escape.

More details released about girl's attempted abduction in Brainerd

A more detailed description of the suspect and his car has been revealed.

Police: Man grabbed girl in abduction attempt in Brainerd

It happened near a cemetery on the northeast side of the city.

Bemidji police say reported abduction didn't happen

A witness said they saw a woman being pulled into a Jeep.

Mom says man tried to abduct her daughter at Super Target

She described the terrifying incident in Edina on Facebook.

A second attempted abduction reported in Albert Lea

It happened 24 hours after a similar incident at the Freeborn County Fair.