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Gopher basketball player charged in domestic assault

Daquein McNeil was charged in connection with girlfriend's beating

Awards honor community leaders

County Attorney Mike Freeman presented Community Leadership Awards to 15 people who make the county a better place to live and work.

Man in BB gun shooting outside gay bar sentenced

Wayne Steven Odegard who shot and wounded another man sitting outside of the Saloon last fall was sentenced to five years on probation and six months in the Hennepin County workhouse.

Defendant charged after investigation by Commerce Fraud Bureau busts investment fraud

Jeffrey Alan Petersen, 56, was charged with multiple felonies for swindling 13 Minnesotans out of more than $430,000, following an investigation by the Minnesota Department of Commerce Fraud Bureau.

Murder charges related to heroin overdose

Anthony Allyn Simons, 22, of Brooklyn Park and James Marione Butchee, 29, of Minneapolis were charged with third-degree murder in the death of a 22-year-old Maple Grove man last summer.

Colin Chisholm pleads guilty in welfare fraud

Colin Chisholm III pleaded guilty to welfare fraud, which included receiving benefits while living on a million dollar yacht

First of three in murder conspiracy found guilty

A jury convicted Maureen Ndidiamaka Onyelobi of aiding and abetting first-degree premeditated murder in a Minneapolis shooting related to a federal drug investigation, she will be sentenced to life in prison.

Petition filed on behalf of second Adrian Peterson child

The Hennepin County Attorney's Office filed a CHIPS petition on behalf of second child of Adrian Peterson

Sex offender sentenced to life in prison for abusing woman with disability

Corey Gordon was sentenced to life in prison Friday for posing as a mentally-disabled woman’s personal care attendant and having sex with her at a rehab center.

Philip and Virginia Carlson sentenced to workhouse for business fraud

Real estate developers Philip and Virginia Carlson were escorted to jail to begin serving a year sentence for fraud.

Diamond Griffin convicted of first-degree murder

Jury convicts man of slaying one, terrorizing two others in their backyard. Un jurado entregó veredicto de culpabilidad por Homicidio en 1er.

Jury convicts in 2013 shooting of innocent bystander by gang member

Marlon Rashaad Robertson convicted of first-degree murder in the June 2013 slaying of Kevin Braziel