Pat Pheifer

Reporter | Ramsey County Courts
Phone: 651-298-1551
Pat Pheifer covers courts and other legal affairs in Ramsey County.

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Medical examiner rules Apple Valley deaths were murders-suicide

Friends and family members of David Crowley have set up a fund for his wife’s family in Texas.

Updated: January 22, 2015, - 06:45 AM

Apple Valley deaths mystify family friend

Friends of David and Komel Crowley were in disbelief and anguish two days after the bodies of the couple and their 5-year-old daughter, Rani, were found in their Apple Valley home.

Updated: January 20, 2015, - 10:30 AM

Apple Valley couple and their child dead in apparent murder-suicide

Neighbors and family members say the bodies may have been in the rambler for up to four weeks before they were found Saturday. Though they have not been formally identified, neighbors and real estate records showed they were David T. Crowley, 29; his wife, Komel Crowley, 28, and their 5-year-old daughter, Rani.

Updated: January 19, 2015, - 06:30 AM

Apple Valley 'apparent murder-suicide' involved two adults, one child

A next-door neighbor who discovered the bodies and notified police said Sunday that the deceased were David Crowley, his wife and their 5-year-old daughter. Police said they didn’t know how long the bodies had been there, but the neighbor theorized it may have been since before Christmas.

Updated: January 18, 2015, - 09:53 PM

Eagan dad who slept on baby, killing him gets jail time

Nathan S. Savage and Janelle Sikich each told Dakota County District Judge Christopher Lehmann on Wednesday that they will forever...

Updated: January 14, 2015, - 08:07 PM

Jury selection begins in killing of Mendota Heights officer

When potential jurors file into the Stearns County Courthouse Monday, it will be nearly six months since Brian Fitch was accused of killing a Mendota Heights police officer during a routine traffic stop.

Updated: January 12, 2015, - 11:51 AM

Attorneys seek to exclude evidence in officer's slaying

Brian Fitch allegedly tried to have a witness killed.

Updated: January 12, 2015, - 09:35 AM

Suspect in officer's killing linked to plot vs. witness

Accused cop killer Brian G. Fitch allegedly conspired to have a witness killed before he or she could testify at his upcoming murder trial, prosecutors say.

Updated: January 12, 2015, - 09:34 AM

16 teens face consequences for Farmington High homecoming prank

The homecoming incident included “kidnapping.”

Updated: January 07, 2015, - 09:16 PM

Community raises cash for fire-damaged Minneapolis mosque

One year after a tragic fire, Somalis raise money to rebuild their Minneapolis mosque.

Updated: January 01, 2015, - 10:12 PM

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