Category: Crime

MOA Stabber Has History of Mental Illness

Authorities say that the man who stabbed two people at the Mall of America has a background of mental illness. 20-year-old Mahad Abdiraham is being charged with two counts of assault. Abdiraham was also charged stabbing two staff members last year at an in-patient psychiatric unit. Abdiraham was acquitted due to mental illness.

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The New Reality of Terror Attacks

The man who committed the attack in New York City that killed eight and injured a dozen others, used a truck in the same fashion ISIS has called for.    Using trucks to commit acts of terror has been a signature of the extremist group, which has been shown around the globe. London, Paris, and New York have all seen the effectiveness of this type […]

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Minneapolis Police to Combat Sex Trafficking during Superbowl

Minneapolis Police to Combat Sex Trafficking during Superbowl

MINNEAPOLIS, MN- City leaders are looking to combat sex trafficking before super bowl season starts. Plans on how to crack down sex trafficking are being presented Wednesday morning at the City council by Minneapolis police, city and county official groups, and non profit groups. Authorities said the online sex trafficking market is a problem in Minnesota and many victims are […]

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Activist Seeks to Present “Necessity Defense”

Activist Seeks to Present “Necessity Defense”

BISMARCK, N.D.- A Native American activist in North Dakota is seeking to present a “necessity defense” at trial. Chase Iron Eyes a member of the Standing Rock Sioux tribe and a former U.S. congressional candidate in North Dakota has pleaded not guilty to felony charges and misdemeanor criminal trespass. He was accused of inciting a riot during protests against the Dakota Access […]

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Two Die in Head-on Collision

VALLEY CITY, N.D.-Two men dies in a head-on collision on interstate 94 in southeastern North Dakota. The Highway Patrol says on Wednesday a 35-year-old Fargo man was driving in the wrong direction then collided with a pickup truck driven by a 31-year-old man from Minnesota. Both men were pronounced dead at a Valley City hospital, only a passenger in the […]

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Man Convicted in Meth Case

Man Convicted in Meth Case

LITTLE FALLS, MINNESOTA –  Jury convicts a 48-year-old St. cloud man of first-degree and second-degree controlled substance crimes. Robert Lee Schlangen was convicted for methamphetamine-related crimes by the Moorrison County District Court. The trial took three days and ended on Oct 12. Schlangen was arrested by a Minnesota state patrol trooper at a traffic stop and used a warrant to […]

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Ohio Man Faces Another Charge After Initial Murder Charge

A 19-year-old man has been indicted on a methamphetamine possession charge after previously being charged with murder of his 14-year-old half sister Mackenna Kronenberger. The methamphetamine charge has come three months after the murder indictment. Jason Tidwell and 18-year-old Dylan Angel engaged in conflict when fatal gun shots fired and struck Kronenberger through her home. Tidwell was also charged with […]

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Minneapolis Man Charged With Murder

A Minneapolis man is being charged with intentionally setting an apartment building on fire, which resulted in a fatality. Marcus Dewayne Shanks faces second-degree murder and arson charges. When first responders reported to the scene some residents were reported hanging from the ledge of windows. A man and a woman jumped from the third story which sent both to the […]

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Minneapolis Fatal Stabbing Victim knew Attacker

Minneapolis Fatal Stabbing Victim knew Attacker

Stab Victim knew his Attacker MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota – A man was pronounced dead Tuesday night at Hennepin County Medical Center who was brought in with a fatal stab wound. The Victim was stabbed near the entrance to the Lake street light rail station at night at 7:15pm. The police say portion of the crime was captured on surveillance cameras and […]

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Man Charged with DWI for the 28th Time

Man Charged with DWI for the 28th Time

FERGUS FALLS, Minnesota – 64-year-old Danny Lee Bettcher from New York Mills in Minnesota is facing his 28th DWI charge. Bettcher was charged last week with a felony-level drunken driving and refusing to submit to a preliminary breath test. He has been caught driving while drunk 28 times by the police which is a record in Minnesota. He was reported […]

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