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Elk River man sentenced for child pornography

Elk River man sentenced for child pornography

41 year old John Edwin Kuhnel of Elk River has been sentenced to 204 months in prison for possession of child pornography. United States Attorney Erica MacDonald announced the sentencing today and was quoted saying “Despite the many challenges this past year has presented, my office has not lost sight of our commitment to bringing child predators to justice. Prosecuting […]

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Nonprofit manager sentenced for fraud scheme

Nonprofit manager sentenced for fraud scheme

A Brooklyn Park resident and former Twin Cities nonprofit manager has been sentenced to prison for fraud and false statements. Clarissa Lynn Combs, 49, was sentenced to 71 months in prison after conspiring to commit both wire fraud and making a false statement. She originally plead guilty back in December of 2019 and was sentenced today in front of US […]

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Sentencing for Minneapolis Man Convicted of Vehicular Homicide

Sentencing for Minneapolis Man Convicted of Vehicular Homicide

Michael Campbell, a Minneapolis resident, has been sentenced Thursday for his conviction of vehicular homicide. Campbell will serve four years in prison for the crash that resulted in the death of his girlfriend Ria Patel in September 2017. He ran from the scene in northeast Minneapolis after colliding with a stoplight and was arrested two days later in Wright County. Campbell claimed […]

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Last of Nine Men Sentenced to 35 Years in Prison

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (AP) – 22-year-old Guled Omar has been sentenced to 35-years in prison by a federal judge. Omar, and eight others, have been charged with planning to head to Syria to fight for the Islamic State group. The 35-year sentence is less than 40-years that the prosecutors wanted even when U.S. District Judge Michael Davis said he did not believe […]

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