Tag: Hennepin County

Dayquan Hodge- Photo Credit: Hennepin County Sheriff's Office

Teen pleas guilty to stolen SUV crash

A Minneapolis teenager pleaded guilty to three counts of vehicular homicide. 18-year-old Dayquan Hodge was accused of crashing a stolen SUV into the side of a pickup in September, killing three people inside. Hennepin County authorities say Hodge was driving at least 80 miles per hour on Cedar Avenue and ran several red lights. Hodge also admitted to smoking marijuana […]

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Teen Found Guilty in the Murder of Minneapolis Man and Baby

Teen Found Guilty in the Murder of Minneapolis Man and Baby

(MINNEAPOLIS)UTVS-19-year-old Jquan McInnis has been found guilty of two counts of first-degree murder. McInnis shot and killed 20-year-old Gustav Christianson II and seven-month-old Jayden Redden in the back seat of a car after a dispute between Christianson and Redden occurred. Hennepin County District Court Judge Jeannice Reding informed the prosecutors and defense attorneys of her verdict earlier in the week.

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Duluth Infant’s Death is Investigated as Homicide

Duluth Infant’s Death is Investigated as Homicide

(DULUTH, MINNESOTA)UTVS-The death of a Duluth infant is being investigated by the Hennepin County Medical Examiner as a homicide. Jamal Trey Chaterlays-Simpson was only 5 weeks old when he died on August 10th at the Children’s Hospital in Minneapolis. Jamal Trey Chaterlays-Simpson is said to have died from head trauma according to the medical examiner. No one is currently in […]

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Three Dead After Fatal Minneapolis Crash

Three Dead After Fatal Minneapolis Crash

(MINNEAPOLIS, MINNESOTA)UTVS- A Minneapolis teenager stole an SUV and crashed into a pickup early Sunday morning; leaving three dead. 18-year-old Minneapolis teenager, Dayquan Hodge, is charged with criminal vehicular homicide and four counts of criminal vehicular operation by Hennepin County. Hodge had stolen an SUV and was traveling about 80 miles per hour on Cedar Avenue before running a red […]

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Minneapolis shooting victim identified

Minneapolis shooting victim identified

Homicide investigators are still searching for the suspect responsible for a shooting on Sunday in the Little Earth housing complex in Minneapolis that left one man dead and a minor injured. Family has identified the victim as Alexander LaGarde. According to KSTP-TV, LaGarde did not live at Little Earth. A candlelit vigil in LaGarde’s memory was held on Sunday night. The details […]

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Officer Charged Update

Former Minneapolis Police Officer, Mohamed Noor has been released from Hennepin County Jail after posting bail Wednesday. Noor has been charged with third-degree murder and second-degree manslaughter after shooting Justine Damond, last July. Last year, Damond called 911 to report a possible assault in the alley on her block. Noor shot Damond while investigating the 911 call. As part of […]

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No Grand Jury in Jamar Clark Case

No Grand Jury in Jamar Clark Case

MINNEAPOLIS – The case against two police officers involved in the death of African American Jamar Clark will not be sent to a grand jury according to Mike Freeman, Hennepin County Attorney. Freeman will instead decide whether the two officers should be charged himself. This will be a common trend moving forward as Freeman announced he will not use a […]

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Fatal shooting in Minneapolis bus stop

Fatal shooting in Minneapolis bus stop

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn – A Minnesota women died at the Minneapolis bus stop after a dispute broke out between another passenger. Authorities say that the women was shot around 7 p.m. Tuesday following an argument that led to gun fire. According to police, the victim was taken to Hennepin County Medical Center where she died of her injuries. The woman has […]

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