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Charges: Somali men shot near U of M after anti-Muslim abuse

Two Somalis observing Ramadan in Minneapolis were shot after they objected when a group of men confronted them and one said “f— Muslims.”

Anthony John Sawina, 26, of Lauderdale, Minnesota, is accused of firing several shots into a car containing five Somali men, injuring two and sending two of the others fleeing for safety. 357 more words


Homicide victim leaves behind orphaned child

Jeremy Mack was still mourning a terrible tragedy in his life when he became the victim of another one.

Mack, 36, was stabbed to death Saturday, and police have made one arrest in the city’s 10th homicide of 2016. 325 more words

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Man dead after 'targeted attack' in Surrey

Cops are investigating a Saturday night shooting in Surrey that left one man dead and another in hospital.

Police responded to a report of shots fired shortly after 10:15 p.m. 513 more words

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Authorities identify Blaine man allegedly shot dead by his father

The identity of a man shot dead following a quarrel with his father has been revealed.

Joshua Effertz, 37, of 89th Curve NE in Blaine, died at Hennepin County Medical Center at 8:08 a.m. 122 more words


Doorbell camera shows suspected serial burglar about to break in

A doorbell camera has captured this image that authorities hope will lead to the apprehension of a suspected serial burglar in Hugo, Minnesota.

The young man’s picture has been shared more than 4,000 times on Facebook… 218 more words


Pizza joint asks for prayers for driver shot on way back from delivery

A pizza delivery driver is in a critical condition after he was shot during a suspected robbery or carjacking attempt in Minneapolis.

Dulono’s Pizza in Uptown is appealing for prayers after telling customers… 287 more words


Benjamin Ambrosio - Ways to Keep Your Neighborhood Safe

When it comes to crime protection, early detection and reporting are essential. As a police officer, Benjamin Ambrosio believes that one of the most effective ways people can protect their home and family is by starting a Neighborhood Watch program in their community. 206 more words

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