This afternoon, Brian Fitch was charged with first-degree murder (among many other charges) for allegedly killing Mendota Heights police officer Scott Patrick on Wednesday.The charging documents don't make clear why Fitch, who had a warrant out for his arrest, was pulled over in West St. Paul just a ... More >>
Around 3 p.m. on July 24, Coon Rapids resident Mike VanWagner was allegedly involved in two accidents in quick succession along Highway 252 in Brooklyn Park.First, he sideswiped a vehicle. But that didn't stop him, and tragically, the second incident would be much more serious.See also:Woman was par ... More >>
This lamely decked-out car was used in a St. Louis Park shooting.St. Louis Park police are asking for the public's help in trying to find the man responsible for a burglary and shooting that took place last week.For the case, which left a St. Louis Park homeowner with a gunshot wound, cops have a ... More >>
When Naomi Gaines threw her babies into the river, we were shocked. The truth is, her impulse isn't all that rare.
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