Tyler Braunschweig, the driver who hit and nearly killed Matt Call with a Jeep Grand Cherokee near the intersection of Lyndale Avenue and 24th Street last summer, pleaded guilty to a felony count of criminal vehicle operation last week.He's been sentenced to 180 days in the Hennepin County Workhouse ... More >>
With 2012 in its waning days and the world apparently not at an end, it's time to sift through the nearly 2,000 City Pages Blotter posts published this year in order to take a look at the top stories.This top 10 list is based loosely on our traffic numbers, with added consideration given to stories ... More >>
On the evening of June 27, Tyler Braunschweig was driving northbound on Lyndale Ave. on his way back to the U of M when he ran into and nearly killed Matt Call. And even though he knew he hit a person, he didn't stop or even slow down his vehicle after the accident, police say.SEE ALSO: Tyler Brauns ... More >>
In late June, Matt Call, a 24-year-old musician and barista, was nearly killed when he was struck by a Jeep Grand Cherokee near the intersection of Lyndale Ave. and 24th Street. He was left with two broken legs, a fractured pelvis, and broken vertebrae.SEE ALSO: Police ask for help finding hit-and-r ... More >>
See also:-- Police ask for help finding hit-and-run driver who broke Urban Bean barista's limbs [UPDATE]-- Benefit for Matt Call, bassist and hit-and-run victim, lineup announcedMinneapolis police and Crime Stoppers
are collaborating in an attempt to identify the suspect in a
hit-and-run that seriou ... More >>
At 6 p.m. Wednesday, Matt Call was getting into his car when a black
Jeep Grand Cherokee struck him and threw him 20 to 30 feet in the air.
The car was traveling around 40 m.p.h., witnesses say, but didn't stick
around to see the damage. Now police, armed with a photo of the SUV, are
enlisting t ... More >>
Swanson isn't smiling now.Michael Richard Swanson, the St. Louis Park 17-year-old charged with killing two Iowa convenience store employees for little more than cash and cigarettes, says he's too young to face the music as an adult.
Maybe he's rethinking that happy perp routine outside the K ... More >>
Photo: Flora/FlickrThis makes a person sit up and take notice: Eleven people died in accidents on Minnesota roads this weekend, according to the State Patrol.
Friday: A 16-year-old girl, who's name has not been released pending a police investigation, was behind the wheel of a pickup truck ... More >>