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Grand Jury Indictment Unsealed in Sartell Shooting

23-year-old Demetreus McGinnis - Photo: Stearns County Sheriff's Office

A grand jury in Stearns County has indicted a St. Cloud man in a fatal shooting outside a strip mall in Sartell.
    
The indictment against 23-year-old Demetreus McGinnis was unsealed Tuesday. McGinnis is accused of shooting 20-year-old Maurice Galvin Jr., in what prosecutors say was a fight over drugs.
    

Stearns County Father Charged with Fatally Shaking Infant

Thirty-two-year-old Robert John Kaiser of Albany, Minnesota - Photo: Stearns County Sheriff's Office

A father accused of shaking his 2-month-old son and causing his death has been charged with second-degree murder.

Thirty-two-year-old Robert John Kaiser of Albany, Minnesota, is being held on $1 million bail in Stearns County.

2 Arrested in Separate Gun Incidents in St. Cloud

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A 17-year-old from St. Cloud was arrested after police received a gun complaint Thursday, and while police were investigating that incident another man was arrested in an unrelated incident.

St. Cloud Police: Teen Arrested for Robbery, Assaulting Victim with Cane

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A 19-year-old man was arrested after allegedly hitting a victim with a cane and then robbing him.

The robbery happened around 9:30 p.m. Saturday on the 700 block of Seventh Avenue North in St. Cloud.

Deputy, Suspect Exchange Gunfire in Benton County

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Authorities in Benton County say a man has been arrested after exchanging gunfire with a sheriff's deputy.
    
Chief Deputy Troy Heck says the incident began around 6 p.m. Thursday when dispatchers received a call from a man who said he was "going to a storage facility and shoot some rounds off with his gun, just for fun."

Prosecutors: Itasca Co. Kidnapper Wanted to Talk with Ex about 'Being a Good Parent'

Photo: Itasca County Courthouse - Courtesy: Itasca County

A Grand Rapids man accused of kidnapping multiple people and leading police on a chase in Itasca County made a court appearance Monday.

Bail was set at $100,000 without conditions and $50,000 with conditions for 18-year-old Rodney Jacob LaBrosse.

Meeker Co. Dance Teacher Charged with Sexually Assaulting Student

Thirty-three-year-old Sondra Mae Huhn of Darwin, Minnesota - Photo: Meeker County Sheriff's Office

A Meeker County dance teacher has been accused of sexually assaulting a 13-year-old student.  

According to the Meeker County Attorney’s Office, 33-year-old Sondra Mae Huhn of Darwin, Minnesota, runs a dance studio, and the victim had been one of her students for about a year.