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New details on conditions inside Brooklyn Park home
BROOKLYN PARK, Minn. - The initial report from Brooklyn Park police on Monday, asthey removed four children from a home and went inside wearinghaz-matsuits, was that the house was infested with rodents and bugs.
Judge To Decide If Brooklyn Park Mother Should Be Civilly Committed After Runaway Case
The mother whose children are under child protective services is being watched at a local hospital. New court documents reveal a judge will decide if Tasha Tennin should be civilly committed for mental illness. Here's WCCO's Jennifer Mayerle. (1:56) WCCO This Morning – June 21, 2018
Released police video shows officers shooting man with knife in Minneapolis City Hall
State investigators have released police body camera video of Minneapolis officers shooting a young man being questioned shortly after he stabbed himself in the neck and turned the knife on the officers.Marcus Fischer, 19, of Minneapolis, pleaded guilty last month to assault and is in prison serving
Family mourns north Minneapolis crash victim, Blaine woman charged
Michele Reimann of Blaine, Minnesota, is out of the hospital and in jail after the rollover crash that killed 40-year-old Terrence Odom and Reimann’s passenger, 52-year-old Felicia Dominique Cook of Minneapolis.
Minneapolis paints rainbow crosswalks for Twin Cities Pride Festival
MINNEAPOLIS (KMSP)- Minneapolis city crews were hard at work overnight Wednesday into Thursday painting rainbow crosswalks for this weekend's Twin Cities Pride Festival at Loring Park.Several multicolor crosswalks will remain at the corner of Yale Place and Willow Street throughout the two-day long
Man sentenced for fatal stabbing at Minneapolis light-rail station
A man previously convicted of murder has been sentenced to nearly 21 years in prison for fatally stabbing a 26-year-old man on a Minneapolis light-rail station platform last fall.Frank Runningshield Jr., 43, of Minneapolis was sentenced Wednesday in Hennepin County District Court.The hearing came a
Jailed driver had license taken away before crash killed 2 in Mpls. alley; 2nd victim ID'd
Authorities have identified the second person killed in a crash in a north Minneapolis alley, while the motorist charged in the deaths had a canceled license.Felicia D. Cook, 52, of Minneapolis, died in the alley north of Lowry Avenue and west of Penn Avenue just before 8 p.m. Friday, the Hennepin C
Aviation students finish session on high note; practice route is Princeton to Milaca
Students in the Build A Plane program finished a spring learning session last month and ended with a day of aviation, barbecue and interaction with pilots throughout the state.The four-year-old BAP program teaches kids 11-18 about aviation and aircraft. Volunteer pilots come and help during the clas
Care Home Resident Found Dead, Nurse Didn't Check Ventilator
A nurse at a Brooklyn Park care home is under investigation after a resident was found dead. Officials say the death of the 41-year-old father with a chronic illness happened last fall because the nurse failed to check his ventilator. Investigators found that the nurse with Plateau Healthcare provid
Authorities enhance investigation after Brooklyn Park girl found, home searched
BROOKLYN PARK, Minn. (KMSP)- An investigation is underway after several children were found living in unsafe conditions and one girlran away from a home Monday in Brooklyn Park, Minnesota.
Video of Minneapolis City Hall police shooting released
In the video, Fischer confessed then asked for a drink, and as soon as both detectives left the interview room, he pulled a knife and cuts his own neck.
Surveillance of city park yields felony drug arrest
An Anoka man is charged with felony fifth-degree drug possession after a drug exchange was witnessed by an Isanti County deputy.Brian Martin Blaeser, 31, appeared in front of Judge Amy Brosnahan on June 4 in Isanti County District Court in Cambridge where unconditional bail was set at $30,000 withou
Woman Arrested For Drunk Driving After Crashing In Ham Lake
A woman, later identified as Luedtke, was standing near the crash without shoes. She was wearing a shirt that read, “Alcohol you later.” She had an injury to the left side of her neck, consistent with driver’s side seat belt damage.
Woman pleads guilty to police chase that ended in a crash in McDonald's parking lot
About 6:30 p.m. on Jan. 24, an Avon police officer found Jade Monet Rissell, 24, speeding on Interstate 94. When the officer began to pursue Rissell, she braked, forcing him to pull over before speeding off again, according to a criminal complaint.
Brooklyn Park Girl Found, Home Deemed 'Unfit For Human Habitation'
The search and discovery of a missing girl in Brooklyn Park has revealed a tumultuous home environment - including an unexplained death of one of her siblings, Jeff Wagner reports (2:56). WCCO 4 News at 10 - June 18, 2018
Brooklyn Park man pleads guilty to stabbing wife at least 30 times
BROOKLYN PARK, Minn. - A Brooklyn Park man pleaded guilty to stabbing his wife at least 30 times, Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman announced Tuesday.
Traffic update: Major wait on southbound I-35W due to crash, I-94 plugged, too
Traffic is at a standstill on southbound I-35W due to a wreck blocking the left lane near 38th Street. The jam up extends back to Washington Avenue. Yep, that's right, Washington Avenue. Time to think of using Hiawatha, Cedar or another set of back rounds to get out of this mess.
Murder charges: Minnesota man kidnapped girlfriend, burned her in New Orleans junkyard
Joseph Porter, 25, of Delano, Minn., wasfederally charged with his girlfriend's kidnappingin January. Hennepin County prosecutors recently filed the murder charge, for which he faces a maximum sentence of 40 years in prison.
Brooklyn Park runaway’s case reveals troubled family history
Court records show that child protection services had been involved with the family for years following reports of abuse, violence and threats. Two petitions for protection had been filed since the February death of the 8-year-old boy, including a request for emergency protection in February and ano
11-year-old girl missing in Brooklyn Park since 3 a.m.
BROOKLYN PARK, Minn. (KMSP)- Police in Brooklyn Park, Minnesota are asking for the public's help in locating an 11-year-old girl who has been missing since 3 a.m. Monday morning.