Duplex Fire, Lunds Robbed at Gun Point: West Metro Report
A wrap-up of police, fire and court incidents in the west metro for the week of Sept. 16-22, 2012, including report of a student allegedly bringing a knife to school.
The following is a collection of articles that recently appeared on Patch sites in Edina, Golden Valley, Hopkins, Lake Minnetonka, Minnetonka, Maple Grove, Plymouth, Richfield, Southwest Minneapolis, St. Louis Park and St. Michael. Click on the headline to read the full story.
Hollister faces up to 25 years in prison for committing armed robbery.
Police say Michael Duff McNamara became angry when the victim wouldn't give him his car keys.
Sing Keonakhone came to officers’ attention when they saw a marijuana pipe in the vehicle he was driving.
A roundup of crimes and other incidents reported to the Minneapolis Police Department on Sept. 17.
No one was injured in the incident, but the suspect left the scene in an unknown direction.
Police say Paige LaVonne Jones-Smith stole more than $1,400 worth of merchandise from Target while holding 64 oxycodone tablets in her possession when she was arrested.
A federal judge sentenced the man to more than four years in prison.
The latest Plymouth Police report also shows juvenile curfew and tobacco violations.
One Maple Grove firefighter was injured while working to put out the fire.
Police say they found Troy Michael Eaves passed out behind the wheel of his car, which was running.
Wright County Sheriff's Office reported a Sept. 15 suspicious person incident was unfounded, but continue to investigate earlier reports of suspicious persons in the area.