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It's now been a month since federal authorities began rounding up Native Mob members across the state, and one man continues to elude them. Eric Lee Bower, one of 24 suspected gang members named in a lengthy indictment, is still on the lam. A spokesman for the U.S. Attorneys Office declined to comm ... More >>
Over the past two weeks, local and federal law enforcement agencies have been collaborating on a statewide takedown of the Native Mob. As we first reported in our November cover story, "The Banishing," the Native Mob started in south Minneapolis in the '90s, and has since established a national rep ... More >>
Eric Bower is one of 24 suspected Native Mob members named in a recently unsealed indictment.Authorities are still trying to round up one suspected Native Mob member in a federal, multi-jurisdictional crackdown on the Minnesota-based gang, according to the U.S. Attorneys Office. Last night, ... More >>
Ayo, technology! These are the basics: Republican representative from New York gets busted for Craigslist shenanigans. That's it in a nutshell - technology's ease entreating yet another public figure to casually and carelessly flush his career down the toilet. Right now, ex-representative Christo ... More >>
The heist started impressively, but didn't end that wayThat machete in accused robber Christopher Lee Stensgard's right hand looked pretty badass as he jumped the pharmacy counter of the Walgreen's on White Bear Avenue in St. Paul on June 23. Police say he scared the bejesus out of the staf ... More >>
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