Tag: CRIME

Waite Park assault suspect vehicle: Photo Credit Waite Park Police Department Media Release

Red Bull can assault in Waite Park

Waite Park officers are looking into an assault at a store on Division Street Saturday night. The assault occurred when a man purchased a can of Red Bull from the store and got into a verbal argument with the employee. The suspect then threw the full can of Red Bull into the employee’s face and immediately left the store in […]

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Parking Lot Shooting

Parking Lot Shooting

A shooting that took place in a grocery store parking lot in Moorhead is still under investigation by authorities. Around 5:30 p.m. on Sunday, a man with a gun approached a vehicle where a few people were sitting. After an altercation occurred between them, the man fired into the vehicle. One juvenile was hit and has been released from the […]

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Saint Paul Caves

Saint Paul Caves

(SAINT PAUL, MINN.)UTVS- The St. Paul authorities are reminding people to not enter the caves by the Mississippi River because of how unsafe they are. Two teenagers got caught entering a hole to get to the caves on Friday afternoon. The hole was planned to be closed on Saturday by the city. The St. Paul Assistant Fire Chief, Mike Gaede, […]

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Woman Convicted of Murder in Case of St. Cloud Man’s Overdose

Woman Convicted of Murder in Case of St. Cloud Man’s Overdose

A Twin Cities woman has been convicted of third-degree murder after selling fentanyl to a St. Cloud man who overdosed on the drug and died in April 2016. Beverly Burrell, 32, was also convicted of a controlled substance crime by Sherburne County District Court Judge Walter Kaminsky on Monday April 23rd. Burrell was tried over two days in February after […]

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Car chase victim identified

Car chase victim identified

Authorities have identified the man killed in a chase in Minnetonka on Friday. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, 30-year old David Phillip Baxter of Montrose was attempting to escape police by passing traffic when he collided head-on with another vehicle. The driver of the other vehicle is still in critical condition at Hennepin County Medical Center. The chase had […]

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Traffic Drug Stop

On Monday, April 2nd, a Benton County Police Sergeant pulled over Joseph Elwin Depa for a broken tail-light on his green sedan. After approaching the car, the officer recognized one of the passengers as Lisa Robin Platz, who had an outstanding felony warrant. While speaking to the driver, officers became suspicious that there may be drugs in the vehicle. With assistance […]

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North Carolina School Recieves Bomb Threat from Mother

North Carolina School Recieves Bomb Threat from Mother

Barbara Elizabeth is charged with false report of mass violence on education property after threatening to bomb the East Alexander Middle School in North Carolina on Monday. The 29-year-old called in the threat after her son had been punished for misbehaving. She told law enforcement about the bombs over the phone stating they “better hope they find them before they go off,” causing […]

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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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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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Mother Arrested for Drunk Driving with Five Kids

Mother Arrested for Drunk Driving with Five Kids

On Monday Tasha L. Schleicher (pictured above), 40, had five of her children in her vehicle when she drove drunk. Because of driving under the influence she veered into a median cable barrier at highway speed near Rochester. When authorities made it to the scene they found the mother was breast-feeding her baby. The deputy smelled the odor of alcohol coming from Schleicher, and […]

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