Police Ask for Public’s Help in Beating Death


December 1, 2015 (MINNEAPOLIS) On Thursday, September 3rd at approximately 1:00 am, officers
from the Minneapolis Police Department responded to the report of one down in the area of E.
Lake Street and 12th Avenue South.

Upon arrival, officers located a Native American female, later identified as Rebecca Rose
Anderson/DOB: 09/23/1985. Anderson is described as 5 foot 4 inches tall, long brown hair
and brown eyes. Anderson was severely beaten and unconscious.

On the evening of November 26th, Anderson died as a result of her injuries. The Ramsey
County Medical Examiner has ruled her death a homicide.

In October, the police department asked for the public’s help on this case. At this time, the
police department is renewing its plea for information regarding this attack. The
Minneapolis Police Department is teaming up with CrimeStoppers of Minnesota to provide
a cash reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction in this homicide.

Anyone with information is asked to call CrimeStoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477). The case
number is 15-332607.