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Paw Boh Htoo, 29, of St. Paul, died of a single stab wound to the heart.
A police spokesman declined to specify the allegation and what role Thao allegedly played. The Hennepin County Sheriff's Office is investigating to avoid any conflicts.
The suspect had his gun pointed at three people in a car in Lowertown, police said.
Two public defenders were found in contempt of court the same day the office rolled out reforms.
The boy was allegedly punished for knocking over a can of pop.
Missed deadline costs sheriff's office funding.
Rank-and-file St. Paul police officers tried to distance themselves Friday from the controversial statements regarding mayoral candidate Melvin Carter.
Melvin Carter's campaign called the Police Federation's letter raising questions about the theft a "racist attack" and called for other candidates to condemn it.
Police said it's unclear whether the shootings are related to recent homicides or other shootings.
Local food writer Beth Dooley was attending a meeting on food and nutrition in St. Paul schools about 20 years ago when a burly, bearded…
James J. Lopez's wife alleged that he had threatened to kill her in the past, and once put a gun to her head.
The suspect was captured after Melvin Carter followed him out of his yard.
Michael Fleming was visiting friends at an apartment when he was caught up in a police raid.
Osha Joseph vomited and complained about the heat during his hourlong arrest.
The case is one of five workplace conduct complaints against Chief Tim Butler.
Regions Hospital sent the stillborn boy out with the laundry in 2013.
No one was injured, but two cats died in the blaze.
Phumee Lee was convicted in 2013 of attacking the woman who called police on him Thursday.
St. Paul police fatally shot a man Thursday night outside a home in the Dayton's Bluff neighborhood after he fired a gun at a woman with five small children nearby, according to a police spokesman.
Authorities released a photo of the suspect Thursday.
The victim's daughter intervened and yelled at the attacker, who fled.
He says TTY machine denied for personal use.
The department is introducing a standardized survey available online and in paper form.
A St. Paul Parks and Recreation employee performed CPR on the woman before medics arrived.
A Twin Cities man has been trying to retrieve his gun from St. Paul police for two years.
Police said the airsoft gun looked like a standard gun.
The 500-pound, 9-foot-tall and 17-foot-long steel sign stopped some pedestrians in their tracks.
"The guy said, 'I'm not going to give up my knife,' " and, 'I'm going to stab you if I have to,' " recalled one of two store security guards honored for saving a St. Paul officer struggling with suspect with a knife.
A rally formed outside U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis just before game time Sunday, with a small group of protesters carrying “Black Lives Matter” signs.…
No one was injured, but the suspect remains at large.
NAACP says officer's false shooter story is rooted in years of racism in U.S.
Sheriff Jack Serier faces possible challenges from three longtime public servants.
The city wants about 450 of its 620 officers wearing cameras by the end of the year.
A pit bull "charged" at an officer, police said.
Minnesota failed to protect abuse survivor's new identity, suit vs. state public safety officials alleges
The woman alleges that she was repeatedly attacked and threatened by her ex-husband and associates, using driver database.
Police balance community safety with scrutiny by the community.
Peter Vang is charged with holding his girlfriend down and pressing a knife to her neck for six hours.
One of Philando Castile's half brothers wrote the court praising her work with a foundation for victims of gun violence.
Up to 200 youths fought outside a rec center and at several intersections.
The three waited until Louis Hunter felony case was resolved before pleading guilty
The clerk survived being shot in the stomach.
Judge Susan Robiner was concerned that Philando Castile's sister did not make a claim on the $3 million settlement.
From prison, Phelix H. Frazier Sr. asserted he deserves part of settlement in Philando's death.
The St. Paul man caught on camera for lewd behavior next to a child in a city library has been charged in a second, similar…
Lucifer Nguyen was captured late Monday night after a manhunt that lasted more than three days, the Dakota County Sheriff's Office confirmed. He was charged with murder as part of a violent crime spree in the Mendota Heights area over the weekend.
Surveillance video from St. Paul library shows the suspect with two victims.
Stephen Crawford turned 9 the same day his great aunt, Dorothy Hall McFarland, took him to the only show the Beatles ever played in Minnesota…
The child, shot in the leg, is expected to survive.
Philando Castile's father, serving life in prison, made no claim on settlement over son's death
The suspect said he was investigating a noise after tools were stolen.
A group of white bar patrons allegedly made racial comments to a group of black patrons.
Meanwhile, a former Linwood Monroe student is suing Walter Happel and the school district, alleging "repeated instances of sexual abuse."
Four collection dates have been set across the state this summer.
Yanez will receive a lump sum of $48,500 to leave the police department.
Castile's death, and the acquittal of the officer who shot him, resonated far and wide.
Judge William H. Leary said public outcry over the acquittal in the death of Philando Castile was due to "a failure to understand what you had to do."
The suspect and motive remain under investigation.
She and her daughter will travel to London for an art exhibit about Castile.
Prosecutors plan to certify a 17-year-old as an adult in the case.
The mother of Philando Castile has reached a nearly $3 million settlement with the city of St. Anthony, avoiding a federal wrongful death lawsuit that attorneys said could have taken years to resolve.
The exchange is captured in the latest videos released from the investigation into the fatal shooting of Philando Castile. On Friday, officer Jeronimo Yanez was found not guilty of manslaughter in the shooting.
The case file was released Tuesday following Jeronimo Yanez's acquittal Friday in the July 6 killing that thrust Minnesota into the national debate over police use of force and racial profiling.
Activists and police say the case's outcome adds to longstanding tensions.
After 27 hours of deliberation, a jury of seven men and five women reached a verdict in Philando Castile's death. Eight hours later, after a march in St. Paul, hundreds faced off with police on I-94 before 18 were arrested.
Jurors in the Yanez trial An 18-year-old female college student who immigrated to the United States from Ethiopia at age 10 and a pipe fitter…
Jurors are scheduled to return to court at 8:30 a.m. Friday.
After 14 hours of deliberation, jurors in the trial of St. Anthony police officer Jeronimo Yanez in the killing of Philando Castile heard from Judge William Leary III, who urged the panel to keep at it.
Prosecutors made one more failed attempt to introduce video of an interview that the St. Anthony officer gave BCA investigators.
In closing arguments, a prosecutor painted Officer Jeronimo Yanez as someone whose testimony wasn't credible, arguing that Philando Castile "never reached for his gun, let alone put his hand on it."
The officer took the stand to defend his shooting of Philando Castile in a traffic stop. "I had no other choice. I was forced to engage Mr. Castile. He was not complying with my directions," Yanez said.
Defense lawyers called St. Anthony Police Chief John Mangseth to the stand, where he offered praise for Officer Jeronimo Yanez, but did not comment about Yanez's actions in the fatal shooting.
Attorneys for officer Jeronimo Yanez expect to start presenting their case Thursday, even as the prosecution continues with an expert on the use of force.
Diamond Reynolds wiped away tears as she recounted the night that her boyfriend Philando Castile was shot by officer Jeronimo Yanez. Later, the defense seized on Reynolds' marijuana use during cross-examination.
About a minute after the traffic stop began, Officer Jeronimo Yanez fired seven shots, startling his fellow officer who was providing backup and killing Philando Castile.
Opening statements and testimony are expected to begin Monday afternoon.
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