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MPD Announces Arrest in Birdell Beeks Homicide Case

The Minneapolis Police Department announced Monday an arrest in the Birdell Beeks homicide case. An adult male has been charged with murder and booked into Hennepin County Jail.

Birdell, a 58-year-old grandmother, was killed last May in gang crossfire as she sat in her minivan near the corner of 21st and Penn Avenue North.