Criminal Complaint

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Ex-deputy to plead guilty to being on fentanyl during deadly pursuit

Kelly Backman admits he was on drugs during a chase through Fergus Falls last October.

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Charges: Passenger had cocaine on flight that was diverted to MSP

Charges say he was acting erratically and had a baggie of cocaine in his seat.

Mohamed Mohamud Farah

Charges: Minneapolis man shot another man to avenge his brother's death

The suspect fatally shot a 36-year-old St. Paul man in an auto body shop on March 30, charges state.

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13 charged in $5.4M health care fraud scheme

Some of the Minnesotans accused were involved in the scheme for as many as three years.

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Charges: Drug deal goes bad as Bloomington man kills Burnsville man

Gabriel Cruz was meeting up with Bryant Lutgens to buy methamphetamines when he fatally shot him and took off with his belongings, charges state.

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Charges: 2 men built explosives, detonated them in Washington County

There's no indication the incidents were motivated by political ideology or the recent election.

michael solomon and benjamin teeter

Prosecutors file additional charges against 2 Boogaloo Bois members

They're accused of walking around Minneapolis with guns after George Floyd died and providing support to a terrorist group.

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Charges: Man beaten, slashed with knife for touching roommate's sex doll

The roommates got in a fight after the victim allegedly put a blanket on the man's sex doll.