Update on Monday Evening Shooting

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May 9, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) On May 4, 2020 at 11:25 pm, Minneapolis Police responded to a report of a car that had struck a tree in the area of Cedar Avenue S and 38th Street East.  While en route to the scene, additional information was received that this was a shooting. Preliminary investigation indicates that […]

MPD solves the cause of numerous loud explosions in North Minneapolis

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May 1, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) – Many community members can now rest easy after the cause of numerous loud explosions has been solved. For weeks, MPD Officers received complaints of loud explosions throughout the city, mainly in North Minneapolis. The possibility of power issues, construction, shootings, etc., were all investigated. One caller mentioned seeing a small, white […]

A Daily Dose of Great Police Work

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A Daily Dose of Great Police Work doesn’t always have to mean feats of heroism, rather it can be an instance when they make a positive impact on someone’s life by a compassionate act. April 30, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) – MPD Officers were called to Riverside Evangelical Free Church for a possible burglary in progress. Upon […]

Arrest made in serial rapist cases

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April 19, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) – The Minneapolis Police Department has made an arrest in connection to multiple criminal sexual assault cases that occurred in Minneapolis from 2015-2020. The MPD Violent Criminal Apprehension Team arrested JORY DANIEL WIEBRAND, 34-year-old male, on Friday, April 17, 2020 in Anoka County. Through investigative efforts and evidence obtained, several criminal […]

One Dies Following Confrontation

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April 18, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) Saturday morning, April 18th, just before 2:00 am, Minneapolis Police responded to a ShotSpotter activation on the 1100 block of Irving Avenue North.  While en route, 911 calls came in reporting a shooting. Officers arrived and located an adult male deceased inside a residence.  The suspect fled the scene prior to […]