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Man died from head injuries caused after police officer used a Taser on him

An investigation is underway into the death of a 57-year-old St. Paul man who died after hitting his head with police used a Taser on him. 233 more words

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Retired cop, fraud officer accused of $5K Mall of America doll scam

A retired police officer and his wife – and agent with Minnesota’s fraud office – have been charged with scamming a doll store at the Mall of America out of over $5,000. 256 more words

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Police shoot knife-wielding intruder inside Blaine home

Officers responding to a report of a home break-in in Blaine ended up shooting the suspect after he lunged at them with a knife, officials said at a news conference. 382 more words

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Police: Apple Valley man killed wife and daughter, then took his own life

Authorities are saying that a 29-year-old man killed his wife and 5-year-old daughter in their Apple Valley home before taking his own life.

The bodies of David Crowley, his wife Komel, 28, and his daughter Rani were found on Saturday after what… 229 more words

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Duluth firefighter charged with child pornography, sex assault

A firefighter in Duluth has been charged with several sex crimes involving an infant, and the continuing investigation could lead to more serious charges in federal court. 263 more words

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Company president in 'murder-for-hire' plot following affair with employee

The president of a business in Rockville, Minnesota, has been charged with engaging one of his employees in a plot to kill the fiancé of his former lover – who also worked for him. 190 more words

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Charges: Woman embezzled $1.3M to treat sick dog, shop, fund husband's business

An Eden Prairie mother is charged in the largest embezzlement case ever prosecuted by the Hennepin County attorney, according to a release from Mike Freeman’s office. 196 more words

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