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Judge overturns death penalty for man who killed Dru Sjodin

The judge has ordered a new sentencing hearing for Alfonso Rodriguez Jr.

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Plymouth police: Man grabs 7-year-old girl, tries to run off with her

A man tried to grab and run away with a 7-year-old girl.

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Man arrested for kidnapping woman after standoff in Bloomington

A 42-year-old woman was being kept from her family, police said.

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Police: Man dragged woman out of car at gunpoint, kidnapped her

The suspect gave himself up after a standoff with police.

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Police: Man picked boy, 14, up from Texas, then held him for ransom

He'd been paid to bring the boy to Minnesota by the boy's uncle.

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Kidnapping suspect leads police on 60-mile chase, then shoots himself

The incident started in International Falls and ended in Orr.

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19-year-old woman kidnapped in Inver Grove Heights; 3 arrested

It happened southeast of where I-494 and Hwy. 52 intersect.

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Charges: Man knocked woman out before kidnapping their baby

The baby was dropped off at urgent care in Minnetonka a day after being taken.

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Twins' Miguel Sano cleared of kidnapping, assault accusations

Sano is expected to join the Twins at Target Field on July 1.

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Twins aware of allegations against Miguel Sano, investigating

The 27-year-old is from the Dominican Republic.

Another attempted abduction reported near University of Minnesota

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

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Woman charged with luring Monique Baugh to her death via phone call

Authorities say she posed as a prospective house buyer.

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Accused kidnapper arrested Friday in Minnesota

The 38-year-old suspect was arrested a day after the kidnapping.

Some surprising revelations from the release of Jayme Closs files

Authorities dropped records from the case on Friday.

Man charged in brutal home invasion after police chase into WI

He was arrested Wednesday after crashing his truck in St. Croix Co.

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Man charged with kidnapping after assaulting, tying up girlfriend

It's the second time he's been charged with kidnapping.

Katrina Marie Aliff, accused of kidnapping South Saint Paul girl.

South Carolina woman accused of kidnapping, molesting Minnesota girl

The two met online and used apps like Amino to communicate.

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Charges: Men used sword, knife, waterboarding to torture captives

Police found a victim running with his hands tied behind his back.

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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.