Investigators in Columbia Heights slaying now have a real name, photo of suspect

Investigators in Columbia Heights slaying now have a real name, photo of suspect

A suspect has now been identified in connection with the shooting of Philip Charles Borer Nelson.
North Metro
8:22am

Motorcyclist killed in crash is ID'd as Washington County man

The crash occurred midafternoon Saturday, authorities said.
East Metro
April 22

Man killed in motorcycle crash in Chisago County

The cyclist died at the scene on Olinda Trial near Lindstrom.
North Metro
April 22

Fridley police searching for suspect who shot and killed dog

The pit bull was shot after its owner and a suspect had an argument.
East Metro
April 22

North/East metro briefs: Molly O'Rourke gets high marks for leadership of Washington County

Administrator Molly O’Rourke has received high marks for her skill in leading the Washington County government workforce, said Commissioner Lisa Weik, chairwoman of the County…
East Metro
April 21

North/East metro police blotter, April 23

ANDOVER MARCH 24 Burglary. Jewelry was stolen from a home in the 14100 block of Blackfoot Street NW. Forced entry was gained through the front…
West Metro
April 21

Contractor hired by Hennepin County attorney linked to past sanctions

Company that would aid offenders in Hennepin County was accused of unscrupulous behavior by attorney general's office.
North Metro
April 20

Alleged murder-for-hire plot lands Columbia Heights man in jail

He allegedly wanted a business associate, who he claimed owed him $150,000, shot in the ear.
West Metro
April 20

Police search for suspect in Columbia Heights homicide

31-year-old man shot to death during disturbance at LaBelle Park Condos.
North Metro
April 19

Police seek man who vanished after leaving Mpls. bar 2 weeks ago

Segundo Lema Zumba hasn't been seen for two weeks.
North Metro
April 17
Tools and glass are all that remain at the scene where a man died in an officer-involved near an industrial site in Vadnais Heights, near Hwy 61 and 694.

One dead in officer-involved shooting in Vadnais Heights; four Ramsey Co. deputies on leave

Four Ramsey County Sheriff's Office deputies were put on paid administrative leave after the shooting.
East Metro
April 15

North/East metro police blotter, April 16

ANDOVER MARCH 20 Burglary. Cash and alcohol were stolen from a home in the 14200 block of Drake Street NW. Entry to the home was…
East Metro
April 14

North/East metro briefs: Washington County OKs plan for Red Rock transit corridor

Washington County last week became the last key player in the Red Rock transit corridor to approve the implementation plan for upgraded service between Hastings…
North Metro
April 13

State officials pitch plan for 'overdue' cleanup at Brooklyn Center Superfund site

Residents say they worry about exposure to wood-treating chemicals.
North Metro
April 13
Westbound I-94 traffic was at a stand still Monday after a 9-vehicle p...

I-94 project through Mpls. promises to be a doozy for motorists

Traffic will share one side of the Lowry Hill Tunnel for three months, and the freeway will be down to two lanes in each direction
North Metro
April 13

Car crashes into freight train, causing Northstar delays

Commuters riding Northstar trains Thursday morning can expect delays of 10 to 15 minutes, Metro Transit says.
West Metro
April 13

Man who was in car arrested in Bloomington hit-and-run that critically injured 19-year-old

The incident occurred midday Tuesday; authorities have yet to identify the victim.
West Metro
April 12

New protocol developed in Hennepin County to improve response to sexual assault

The SMART plan brings together members from five disciplines, from investigators to advocates.
North Metro
April 11

St. Anthony residents air concerns over redevelopment of mobile home park

Residents, developer at odds over the future of Lowry Grove.
North Metro
April 11

Columbia Heights City Council fills closely watched vacancy

Nick Novitsky, a longtime resident and tow truck operator, emerged from 17 applicants.
West Metro
April 11
Sheriff Rich Stanek points to surveillance footage of ICE detaining two individuals as they were released from jail in defense of Hennepin County after it was listed in an ICE non-compliance weekly list.

ICE suspends report of uncooperative police agencies, Stanek says

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement is suspending its weekly list of law enforcement agencies they say do not cooperate with requests to detain undocumented immigrants "due to a pattern of significant errors," according to Hennepin County Sheriff Rich Stanek.