**UPDATE** Juvenile Arrested in Connection to Recent Double Homicide

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October 12, 2016 (MINNEAPOLIS) The Minneapolis Police Department has arrested a juvenile male in connection to the October 9th homicides at 11th Avenue South and 26th Street East. The juvenile male, age 17, has been arrested in the homicide of Jayden Eric Redden (7 months old) and Gustav Duane Christianson II (20 years old).  The […]

Motorcyclist Dies After Colliding with Delivery Truck

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October 3, 2016 (MINNEAPOLIS) This afternoon Minneapolis Police responded to a personal injury accident at the intersection of University Avenue Northeast and 7th Avenue Northeast. An adult female motorcyclist was traveling southbound on University Avenue from 8th Avenue Northeast. A delivery truck was east on 7th Avenue Northeast, trying to cross University Avenue Northeast. The […]

Two Injured and Gun Recovered in Downtown Shooting

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October 3, 2016 (MINNEAPOLIS) Around 1:13 a.m. Minneapolis Police Officers heard the sound of gunshots being fired outside of the First Precinct located at 19 4th Street North. Officers arrived immediately and located an adult male suffering from gunshot wounds. The victim was transported to Hennepin County Medical Center (HCMC) by ambulance and is being […]

UPDATE: Reckless Driver Charged with Killing Pedestrian

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UPDATE Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman Announces……. Reckless driver charged with killing pedestrian A Minneapolis man has been charged with two crimes for striking and killing a pedestrian with his car and more charges are possible, Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman announced Friday. Howard William Amos, 36, was charged with simple robbery and fleeing police […]

Hennepin County Attorney’s Office has Amended Charges of Adult Arrested in Connection to Homicide of Child

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~~~UPDATE~~~ Amended charges for defendant, Melvonte Lee Peterson, include 2 counts of 2nd Degree Murder and 2 counts of Manslaughter in the death of Le’Vonte King Jason Jones, age 2. Facts regarding July 15, 2016 have been added to the complaint. “On July 15, 2016, the defendant was located at an apartment in Brooklyn Park, […]

Minneapolis Man Charged with Shooting at Crowd, Injuring 13-year-old

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***UPDATE*** Hennepin County Mike Freeman Announces: Marquise Hammonds-Ford was charged with four counts of second-degree assault for shooting at several people and injuring a 13-year-old girl, Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman announced Friday. Hammonds-Ford, 20, of Minneapolis, was arrested Thursday in connection with an earlier assault. He’s expected to make his first appearance Monday in […]