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Charges: California woman embezzled over $1M from MN employer

Mai Xiong faces several federal charges in the case.

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Minnesota farmer charged with $46M organic grain sales fraud

James Clayton Wolf faces three counts of wire fraud in the case.

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7 men charged in relation to string of violent crimes in Minneapolis

The men made their initial court appearances Thursday.

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Authorities ID family found frozen to death at MN-Canada border

They're still trying to unravel how they got there and who might have helped them.

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Charges: Man stole thousands from 3 Twin Cities banks

When he was arrested, police found a folding knife on him.

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8 years in prison for woman charged in 3 violent carjackings

The carjackings took place in the Twin Cities during the summer of 2020.

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St. Paul man gets more than 8 years in prison for arson, riot at Target HQ

The unrest happened after false reports about a man's suicide spread on social media in August 2020.

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Judge: Accused child sex trafficker Lazzaro threatened police officer

Lazzaro, the judge wrote, told the officer he knew where they lived.

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Ex-Minneapolis cop convicted of stealing drugs during searches

Ty Jindra was fired from the MPD in July 2020.

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Golden Valley man indicted for downloading, sharing child porn

The 59-year-old from Golden Valley is facing six charges.

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Charges: Man lied to buy gun later used by St. Paul mass shooting suspect

He's accused of making false statements during the purchase of a firearm.

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Sub teacher involved in 'sextortion' of more than 10 minors pleads guilty

Some of the minors he knew from the school district where he worked.

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Red Lake man indicted for first-degree murder in police officer's killing

He's accused of killing officer Ryan Bialke on July 27.

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Charges: St. Paul man shipped heroin to Minnesota correctional facility

He also was found in possession of more than 100 grams of heroin, charges said.

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4 people charged in fentanyl distribution conspiracy

The charges stem from a traffic stop where officers found 10 pounds of fentanyl and 10,000 pills.

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Former officers indicted in Floyd's death plead not guilty

The four men are accused of violating George Floyd's civil rights.

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St. Paul man who left threatening voicemail for U.S. rep. pleads guilty

He admitted to leaving the voicemail to cause "political pain."

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Rochester man pleads guilty to producing child porn on Snapchat

He faces 60 other child porn charges in Olmsted County.

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'Boogaloo Boi' from MN pleads guilty to federal machine gun charges

He also alleged he was helping to plot an attack on the State Capitol.

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Charges: Red Lake man with knife sexually assaulted victim

He's also charged with one count of assault with a dangerous weapon.

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Charges: 2 Minnesota men made thousands on 'pump-and-dump' scheme

They're accused of hijacking shell companies and pumping up stock prices before selling them for profit.

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St. Cloud man sentenced after traveling to meet minor he solicited online

Nathan Paul Grondahl learned his fate in a federal court this week.

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Monticello man sentenced to federal prison for Wells Fargo arson

He admitted to throwing items on the fire in hopes of making the building burn faster.