The following is a collection of articles that recently appeared on Patch sites in Eden Prairie, Edina, Golden Valley, Hopkins, Lake Minnetonka, Maple Grove, Minnetonka, Plymouth, Richfield, Southwest Minneapolis, St. Louis Park and St. Michael.
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Plymouth Man Charged with Meth Possession
Police say Michael Thomas Fann of Plymouth was arrested in a Bloomington hotel room with methamphetamine.
Bus Driver Asks Student to Pick Up Gun
A Robbinsdale Area Schools spokesperson said that a bus driver asked a seventh grade boy to pick up a gun that was spotted alongside the road.
Fugitive Burglar Charged with Breaking Into Minnetonka Apartment
Police say Edwin Dale Meaney broke into an apartment in July but left behind DNA evidence that allowed investigators to match him to the crime.
Prosecutors File Additional Assualt Charges Against Man
Jules Adair Parent was initially charged with third-degree assault for a May 12 incident in Mound. Prosecutors have now upgraded those charges to first-degree assault resulting in great bodily harm.
Alcohol-related Arrests Highlight Wright County Blotter
St. Michael, Albertville and Otsego arrests by the Wright County Sheriff's Department were mainly for DWI last week.
A roundup of selected crimes and incidents reported to St. Louis Park Police Oct. 19 to Oct. 27.
There was also a report of someone driving across a lawn.
Richfield Man Charged With First-Degree Rape
Police say Tyrone Edward Reynolds became upset when the victim wouldn't agree to stay with him, punched her repeatedly and then sexually assaulted her.
Smoke Detector Saves Sleeping Edina Resident's Life
A house fire in the 6900 block of Dakota Trail was reportedly isolated to the attic of the structure.