Chao Xiong

Reporter | Regional
Phone: 612-673-4391
Chao Xiong covers public safety news in St. Paul and Ramsey County for the Star Tribune.

Recent content from Chao Xiong

Archdiocese: Priest abuse victim later killed wife, committed suicide

Local Catholic church officials have released new details about a pair of abusive priests showing that one priest was accused of sexually abusing a brain-injured woman and another sexually abused a boy who did not want his community to know what happened.

Updated: April 02, 2014, - 05:37 AM

St. Paul motorcyclist speeds away from cops, leads them to his home

Nathan A. Collier wanted to see his girlfriend before going to jail, charges said.

Updated: March 31, 2014, - 09:00 PM

Fourth student seeking legal recourse in Lilydale park landslide

Boy hurt his ankle in the accident that killed 2 classmates and injured another. St. Paul settled one suit for...

Updated: March 28, 2014, - 06:25 PM

Charges: Maplewood dad killed son over cable TV dispute

Pang Vang called his pastor on the morning of the shooting and said he was upset that Chue Vang would not pay to install cable in the home, according to the criminal complaint.

Updated: March 27, 2014, - 04:47 PM

Oakdale man convicted in murder of St. Paul bar owner

An Oakdale man was convicted Tuesday in the death last summer of a St. Paul bar owner who was murdered...

Updated: March 26, 2014, - 08:06 PM

Ray Widstrand reacts to sentencing

A teenager convicted of brutally beating Ray Widstrand gets 16 years. Ray and his family react to the verdict.

Updated: March 25, 2014, - 09:48 PM

Teen convicted in brutal East Side beating gets 16 years

The judge rebuked the attacker for his courtroom apology in the beating of Ray Widstrand and handed down a longer sentence than guidelines call for.

Updated: March 25, 2014, - 09:47 PM

Angry parents want answers for custodian's misbehavior with children

Previous incidents in 2011 were not reported to police by St. Paul schools.

Updated: March 25, 2014, - 11:17 AM

St. Paul man charged with attempted murder for firing at cops

Cory A. Lee faces two counts of 2nd-degree attempted murder. Police were shot at while trying to search home.

Updated: March 24, 2014, - 08:31 PM

St. Paul school janitor defied orders to fix behavior a decade ago

Four months after he began working among students at St. Paul’s Roosevelt Elementary School, Walter J. Happel was reprimanded for...

Updated: March 21, 2014, - 08:34 PM

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