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September 20, 2016
Willmar man recounts St. Cloud stabbing
It was a matter of seconds and small decisions. If Ryan Schliep, of Willmar, and his girlfriend, Jaylynn Patzoldt, of Spicer, had found the...
September 20, 2016 - 9:56pm
Ex-CIA agent: How the St. Cloud stabbing inquiry might unfold
ST. PAUL — After a man stabbed 10 people at a St. Cloud mall on Saturday, law enforcement officials needed to quickly determine whether the...
September 20, 2016 - 12:52pm
September 19, 2016
St. Cloud attacker grew up in Fargo, hits hard on Somali community
FARGO — In the wake of a random stabbing attack at a St. Cloud, Minn., mall over the weekend, Fargo's Somali community is trying to come...
September 19, 2016 - 11:36pm
Officials: No link found between St. Cloud stabbing suspect and terrorist group
ST. CLOUD, Minn.—No link has emerged between terrorist groups and the man who stabbed nine people in a St. Cloud mall Saturday night. St....
September 19, 2016 - 8:24pm
Willmar man among victims in St. Cloud mall attack
WILLMAR -- One of the nine victims in a stabbing attack Saturday night at the Crossroads Center in St. Cloud is from Willmar, officials said...
September 19, 2016 - 8:59am
September 18, 2016
Officer, suspect ID'd in Minnesota mall stabbings
ST. CLOUD, Minn.—The FBI is investigating the Crossroads Center knife attacks Saturday in St. Cloud, Minn., as "a potential act of terrorism." Nine...
September 18, 2016 - 3:52pm
Suspect in Minnesota mall stabbings killed by off-duty police officer
ST. CLOUD, Minn.—Eight people were injured and the suspect died at Crossroads Center on Saturday after an attack reported about 8:15 p.m. St....
September 18, 2016 - 1:16pm
Islamic State says Minnesota mall stabbing carried out by 'soldier'
ST. CLOUD - A man who wounded eight people in a knife attack on Saturday night at a mall here before he was shot dead by an off-duty police officer is a "soldier of the Islamic State," the militant group's news agency said.Recommended for youThe man, who was wearing a private security...
September 18, 2016 - 9:57am
September 12, 2016
Stabbing case dismissed against Montevideo man
MONTEVIDEO — Just months ago, Jorge Villatoro was jailed, facing three serious felony charges for first-, second- and third-degree assault...
September 12, 2016 - 9:31pm
June 22, 2016
Supreme Court rejects Montevideo man’s bid to withdraw guilty plea in killing of co-worker
Editor's note: This story has been updated to correct the name of the court. The Minnesota Supreme Court ruled in this matter. MONTEVIDEO --...
June 22, 2016 - 12:57pm
June 3, 2016
Pennock man sentenced for stabbing drug dealer after buying salt
WILLMAR — A Pennock man who accidentally paid $90 for a bag of salt in an apparent drug deal and retaliated by stabbing the dealer with a screwdriver...
June 3, 2016 - 11:29pm
March 4, 2016
Boy, 16, critical after stabbing outside Woodbury high school
WOODBURY -- A 16-year-old boy was in critical condition and two juvenile suspects were taken into custody after a stabbing Thursday night outside East Ridge High School in Woodbury. The violence broke out shortly before 9 p.m. after a section final basketball game between North St....
March 4, 2016 - 5:30am
February 8, 2016
Montevideo stabbing case to go to trial
MONTEVIDEO — A Chippewa County jury later this month will consider the second-degree murder charge against Michael Dean Grussing, 54, of Montevideo. He is accused of fatally stabbing his former roommate, Kevin Richardson, 44, Sept. 8. Grussing, wearing orange jail garb and both...
February 8, 2016 - 11:50pm
January 12, 2016
One man stabbed, second man arrested after apparent fight at Belgrade home
BELGRADE --The Stearns County Sheriff’s Office says a 38-year-old Belgrade man was stabbed early Tuesday morning in his home. According to a news release from Chief Deputy Bruce Bechtold, a sheriff’s deputy was dispatched to a home on the 400 block of Martin Avenue in Belgrade...
January 12, 2016 - 1:35pm
January 6, 2016
Montevideo stabbing case moves closer to trial
MONTEVIDEO — The filet knife that was slashed ear-to-ear across Kevin Richardson’s throat severed a vein, but not an artery. The 44-year-old Montevideo man might have survived had pressure been applied to the wound or if immediate medical care had been sought, it was argued Wednesday...
January 6, 2016 - 11:51pm