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Appeals court upholds Jeffrey Trevino's murder conviction in connection with wife's death

The Minnesota Court of Appeals issued a ruling Monday that upholds the murder conviction of Jeffery Trevino, 41, of St. Paul.

The court found “the evidence is sufficient to sustain Trevino’s conviction” in the murder of his wife, Kira Steger, who vanished from their St. 172 more words


Police look at homicide victim Tom Bearson's Snapchat activity

It’s been six months since the mysterious death of North Dakota State University and Sartell native Tom Bearson.

A warrant filed by investigators provides a glimpse into the investigation of what happened to the 18-year-old college freshman. 286 more words


Car set on fire in St-Léonard

Police are investigating a car set on fire in St-Léonard. The burning vehicle was discovered around 10:10 p.m. Sunday.

The car was parked on du Mans St. 32 more words

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Sex offender therapist charged with assaulting 10-year-old girl

A clinical therapist at the Minnesota Sex Offender Program in St. Peter, Minn., is accused of sexually assaulting a 10-year-old girl and threatening to kill her if she told anyone about it. 284 more words


Boy runs away from mom, says she tried to kill him

A St. Paul woman is facing felony charges after her 9-year-old stepson accused her of beating and threatening to kill him.

The boy ran barefoot to his elementary school Wednesday afternoon, crying and screaming that “my mom is trying to kill me,” according to  266 more words


Pot and pies available at St. Paul pizza joint leads to charges

A pizzeria run by three generations of family is the subject of criminal charges for its use of an unusual topping – marijuana.

Police say that dozens of pounds of marijuana were discovered at Papa Dimitri’s Classic Pizza and Ice Cream, at Hamline and Randolph avenues in St. 263 more words


More than 700 suspected child sex abusers arrested in warrant sweep

A crackdown on child sex abusers out on warrants in the metro area saw more than 700 offenders arrested over a two week period.

The Hennepin County Sheriff’s Office ran a warrant sweep between Jan. 249 more words