Hennepin County Newswire (Page 9)

Hennepin County Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Minneapolis police killing ruled justifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2018 | NWAonline

    Two Minneapolis police officers who shot and killed a black man last month were justified in using deadly force, a prosecutor announced Monday, saying the man was fleeing police and turned toward them with a loaded gun before he was shot. Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman said Thurman Blevins had refused commands to stop and show his hands, and was clearly a danger to the officers and community.

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  2. No charges against Minneapolis officers in black man's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2018 | WMC-TV Memphis

    Minnesota law says officers can lawfully shoot when there is a deadly threat, and the county attorney says that threat was clear. (Source: WCCO/Minneapolis Police/Hennepin County Attorney/Family photos)

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  3. Crystal man sentenced for skate park shooting Tuesday, July 31Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2018 | KVOX-FM Fargo

    A west metro man was sentenced to more than 5 years in prison for shooting a teenager in the leg at a skate park earlier this year. Hennepin County officials say Ivan Giovani Hernandez-Enriquez, of Crystal, was sentenced Monday to 66 months in prison, with credit for 60 days served.

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  4. Infants experiencing homelessness found to be at greater risk of poor healthRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2018 | Medical News

    ... first author, Co-Lead Principal Investigator for Children's HealthWatch, and Interim Chair of Pediatrics at Hennepin County Medical Center in Minneapolis, "we should not mislead ourselves about the very real long term impacts that are seen." ...

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  5. The Latest: Minneapolis cops: Feared for lives in shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2018 | Newms360.com

    ... Thurman Blevins after seeing a gun clear his pocket, according to interview transcripts released Monday. Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman said Monday the officers wouldn't be charged. He said Blevins' disregard for police instructions, fleeing ...

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  6. .com | No charges after US police kill man who yelled 'don't shoot'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2018 | News24

    ... out of his pants pocket and turned towards the officers just before they fired 14 shots, according to the Hennepin County prosecutor's office. Blevins then collapsed and blood began to pool beneath his body, as an officer kicked away a handgun that ...

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  7. Cops will not be chargedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2018 | Sentinel

    Two Minneapolis police officers who shot and killed a black man last month were justified in using deadly force, a prosecutor announced Monday, saying the man was fleeing police and turned toward them with a loaded gun before he was shot. Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman said Thurman Blevins had refused commands to stop and show his hands, and was clearly a danger to the officers and community. 1 comment

  8. The Latest: Union head: Minneapolis shooting justifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2018 | WBAL-AM Baltimore

    ... Thurman Blevins after seeing a gun clear his pocket, according to interview transcripts released Monday. Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman said Monday the officers wouldn't be charged. He said Blevins' disregard for police instructions, fleeing ...

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  9. No charges against Minn. officers who fatally shot man during chaseRead the original story

    Jul 30, 2018 | UnionLeader.com

    As vehicles sped by the sharp turn in the road near the wooded area where three young lives were lost and a fourth was critically injured, friends gathered at the Hampton Falls site Monday to seek... John Thompson, middle, and other protestors interrupt Hennepin County attorney Mike Freeman, who was speaking about the bodycam footage that was ... (more)

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  10. No Charges For Minneapolis Police Officers In June Shooting FatalityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2018 | News 88.9 KNPR

    Police officers involved in a shooting that left a 31-year-old Minneapolis man dead on June 23 won't face charges, the district attorney announced on Monday. In a statement , Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman said that the victim, Thurman Blevins Jr., posed a threat to officers Justin Schmidt and Ryan Kelly, who shot him in an alley last month after responding to a report of a drunk man walking around and shooting a gun into the air.

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  11. Another Police Shooting In Minneapolis. Compare and ContrastRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2018 | Power Line

    ... surrender when the officers shot him. Fortunately, the officers had body cameras that were turned on. Today, Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman released the body cam footage and announced that the officers would not be criminally charged. Witness ...

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  12. After calling police, a visit from a therapistRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2018 | Star Tribune

    ... made business cards that officers could hand out, with numbers for agencies such as Relate and COPE, Hennepin County's crisis line. "I think a mental health professional going out there at a time when someone is not in a crisis and trying to hook ...

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  13. Brooklyn Center man charged after allegedly driving a boat while drunk and striking a childRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2018 | Star Tribune

    ... and fleeing an officer. He is scheduled to appear in court on Aug. 28. A probable cause statement filed in Hennepin County District Court detailed Fruen's dangerous drive, which was witnessed by several people. Fruen was driving a boat on Twin Lakes ...

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  14. Supporters of Blevins Take Over News Conference on Shooting InvestigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2018 | KSTP

    Family and friends of Thurman Blevins held each other close as they waited for Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman to address the media Monday morning. Freeman announced that he would charge the two Minneapolis Police officers involved in the shooting death of the 31-year-old back in June.

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  15. Johnson says work requirements, school choice provide path out of povertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2018 | Star Tribune

    ... for those able to work. Not as a punishment, but because work is intrinsically good," said Johnson, a Hennepin County commissioner who is running against former Gov. Tim Pawlenty in the Aug. 14 Republican primary. Pawlenty's campaign did not respond ...

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  16. Readers Write: Evaluating a police shooting, Guthrie production of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2018 | Star Tribune

    Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey answered questions Sunday regarding the release of body camera footage in the June 23 police shooting of Thurman Blevins. On Monday, Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman announced that no charges will be filed against the officers.

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  17. Body pulled from Lake MinnetonkaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2018 | Star Tribune

    Paramedics, deputies from the Hennepin County Sheriff's Office and Wayzata police and firefighters were called to an area near the 500 block of Harrington Road just after 6 a.m., said Jon Collins, a sheriff's office spokesman.

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  18. Minneapolis cops justified in shooting black man, prosecutor saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2018 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    ... today, saying the man was fleeing police and had turned toward them with a loaded gun before he was shot. Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman said Thurman Blevins had refused commands to stop and show his hands, and was clearly a danger to the ...

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  19. Minneapolis day care provider who hanged toddler receives probationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2018 | TwinCities

    A Minneapolis day care provider accused of hanging a toddler in her home was sentenced to 10 years' probation on Monday, according to the Hennepin County attorney's office. Nataliia Karia, 43, pleaded guilty in February to attempted murder in the November 2016 incident.

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  20. Daycare provider who tried to hang toddler receives probationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2018 | NBC12

    ... 10 years of probation, citing her poor mental health in the 2016 incident as a mitigating factor. (Source: Hennepin County Sheriff's Office/WCCO/CNN, File) MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO/CNN) A daycare worker who admitted to hanging a toddler in her care will ...

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