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Rochester Robbery and Shooting Suspects Charged
Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) - The two adult suspects in a robbery last weekend were formally charged Friday in Olmsted County Court. While both 19-year-old men were charged in connection with the theft of an expensive Louis Vuitton purse and cell phone from a 16-year-old boy, Rochester police they
Rochester man arrested for alleged truck theft
A Rochester man was arrested early Friday, a week after he allegedly stole a company truck and credit card from Briese Iron Works.Terry Albrecht, 47, was arrested around 4:45 a.m. Friday by Rochester Police after he was spotted going through a trash bin in the 2800 block of 59th Street Northwest, ac
2 Rochester City Council Races Eligible for Public Paid Recounts
Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) - City election officials are preparing to hold a recount of the votes cast in Tuesday’s primary election to verify the results of at least one of the races for positions on the Rochester City Council. Those results were officially canvassed Friday afternoon, which opene
Three arrested for meth after Rochester traffic stop
Andrew Johnson, 43 of Rochester, Joshua Crews, 26 of Stewartville, and Melissa King, 34, were booked into the Olmsted County Adult Detention Center after police pulled over their vehicle on Highway 52, south of 19th Street. Officers say the license plate did not match the vehicle and they observed t
Rochester woman arrested for allegedly biting officer
Bonnie Booth, 28, could face charges of felony fourth-degree assault on a police officer, a gross misdemeanor charge of obstruction, providing a false name to police, theft and disorderly conduct, according to Rochester Police Capt. John Sherwin.
Rochester's first "mini-roundabout" set to debut Thursday on 18th Avenue NW
ROCHESTER, Minn. (KTTC) -Northwest Rochester will return to near-normal Thursday after months of road construction on one of its busiest roadways.But it will be a "new normal" on 18th Avenue NW at 48th Street NW with the debut of what public works people are calling a "mini-roundabout."The new struc
Seen and Heard: Julliard helps Rochester man build a career
Growing up in Rochester, 22-year-old Faunce filled his resume working with several theater groups in town, including Otherwise Actors, Words Players, and the Repertory Theater before heading off to New York City in the fall of 2014.
Rochester family burglarized given gifts by Twins' Mauer
Last month, a family in Northwest Rochester woke up to find their home had been broken into while they slept. On Friday, that family woke up knowing that there were strangers in the community who cared about them.Cyndi, who asked that her last name not be used over concern about the burglary, woke u
Third Rochester Robbery and Shooting Suspect in Custody
Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) - Rochester Police have made a third arrest in connection with a robbery last weekend and believe this person was also involved in Tuesday evenings shootings in northwest Rochester.Captain John Sherwin says 19-year-old Ron Burkes is suspected of being the person who actu
Traffic Stop Turns Into Drug Bust in Rochester
Photo: Olmsted County Adult Detention Center.Andrew Johnson, Joshua Crews, Melissa King
Mower County Resident Injured In Highway 52 Crash In Rochester
The occupants of the BMW, 53-year-old John Santelli and Theresa Santelli both of Shorewood, Minnesota, were not injured in the crash.
FBI executes search warrant in Byron
The Federal Bureau of Investigation was in Byron Wednesday as part of an ongoing investigation, according to an FBI spokesman.FBI agents as well as Homeland Security Investigation officers were at the an apartment complex for a court authorized search warrant, FBI spokesman Michael Kulstad said.He s
Homeless man accused of stealing from former employer
ROCHESTER, Minn. – A homeless man arrested for dumpster driving is now accused of stealing from a former employer.Terry Albrecht, 47, was picked up around 4:22 am Friday in the 2800 block of 59th Street NW in Rochester. The Olmsted County Sheriff’s Office says surveillance video shows Albrecht steal
Recount for Rochester city race
The ward five race is also close enough for a recount, but nobody has filed for one there just yet. Candidates in races that aren't as close could request a discretionary recount, but those would need to be funded by the candidate.
Three arrested on drug charges
Three people were arrested on drug charges following a traffic stop Thursday on U.S. Highway 52.An undercover Rochester Police Officer in the area of U.S. 52, south of 19th Street Northwest, observed a car with registration that did not match around 11:10 a.m. Thursday. The officer also recognized t
UPDATE: Escape from the Mayo Clinic: How CNN reported the story
Mayorefuses to acknowledge that the patient in this story, Alyssa Gilderhus, an adult, asked to be transferred, and that her family asked as well. Mayo claims that it had no idea Alyssa wanted to leave Mayo, even though there's written proof that she did, and Mayo had access to those writings.
Update: Multiple scenes, suspects being investigated after shots fired in Rochester
ROCHESTER, Minn. – Investigators are trying to piece together what led to shots being fired Tuesday night in Rochester.Authorities said the first call came in at 6:37 p.m. at 41st St. and W. River Parkway. A witness reported a light blue vehicle and a black vehicle were chasing each other after a po
3 people arrested for involvement in meth deal
NEAR ROCHESTER, Minn. (KTTC) -Rochester police arrested three people in a car that had a stolen license plate at a traffic stop along Highway 52.A Rochester police officer noticed a suspicious vehicle Thursday morning south of the 19th St. exit.The officer recognized the occupants in the car as meth
Twice-tased man arrested in Rochester
ROCHESTER, Minn. – A man is in jail after police say they had to shoot him with a taser…twice.Matthew Lawson, 33 of Rochester, is facing charges of domestic assault, disorderly conduct, and obstruction. Rochester police say they were called to the 3000 block of River Falls Road NW around 11:40 am We
Man Arrested After Burglary at Rochester Business
August 17, 2018 10:15 AM(ABC 6 News) -- A man who was released from jail the afternoon of Aug. 10 is accused of breaking into a business hours later and stealing a company credit card and vehicle.Terry Albrecht, 47, was arrested early this morning after a Rochester police officer on routine patrol s