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September 9, 2015
UPDATED VIDEO: Montevideo man killed; friend in jail on pending murder charge
MONTEVIDEO – A 44-year-old Montevideo man was stabbed to death Tuesday and his friend who was living at the same address is in custody facing...
September 9, 2015 - 6:32pm
VIDEO UPDATE: Suspect in jail pending 2nd degree murder charges
MONTEVIDEO – A 54-year-old Montevideo man is being held in the Chippewa County Jail in connection with the stabbing death Tuesday of another...
September 9, 2015 - 11:43am
One killed yesterday in Montevideo stabbing
MONTEVIDEO -- One person is dead as a result of a stabbing incident that happened Tuesday in Montevideo. The 44-year-old victim and the 54-year-old suspect in the case are both from Montevideo, according to a press release posted on the Montevideo Police Department's Facebook page. The...
September 9, 2015 - 7:41am
July 15, 2015
Man airlifted for injuries suffered in Olivia stabbing
OLIVIA — A man was airlifted for injuries he suffered during an alleged stabbing early Saturday in Olivia, and the woman who allegedly stabbed him faces a felony assault charge. The suspect, Jessica June Ritchie, 38, no address listed, allegedly stabbed a 43-year-old man in the...
July 15, 2015 - 12:00am
June 29, 2015
Man charged in nursing home stabbing
CROOKSTON -- Polk County prosecutors charged a 52-year-old man with attempted murder after a man was stabbed in the chest with a steak knife at a Crookston retirement home. Brian Christopher Mitre of Crookston appeared Monday in Polk County District Court on felony charges of...
June 29, 2015 - 10:45pm
June 23, 2015
Worthington man charged with murder in stabbing death
WORTHINGTON — A Worthington man has been charged with second-degree murder after he apparently tried to get into a city residence, but then allegedly fatally stabbed a teen acquaintance who asked him to leave.
June 23, 2015 - 12:34am
May 26, 2015
Police arrest man sentenced in stabbing two days prior
WILLMAR — Just days after being sentenced to probation in connection with a stabbing last year, a 19-year-old Willmar man was arrested Friday for allegedly assaulting a woman and threatening to stab her with a pair of scissors. Sonny Alexander Spears made his first appearance Tuesday...
May 26, 2015 - 11:23pm
May 21, 2015
Willmar man sentenced to probation after stabbing
WILLMAR — A 19-year-old Willmar man was sentenced Wednesday on a felony charge of third-degree assault stemming from a stabbing in November in Willmar. Sonny Alexander Spears was sentenced to five years of probation on the charge and 135 days of jail, with credit for all days served. He...
May 21, 2015 - 11:32pm
May 20, 2015
Montevideo man accepts a plea agreement after stabbing
MONTEVIDEO — A 49-year-old Montevideo man was sentenced Tuesday on a felony charge of second-degree assault for allegedly stabbing a 21-year-old co-worker in the leg. Myron Lloyd Wellnitz was sentenced Tuesday in Chippewa County District Court to 30 days of jail and two and one...
May 20, 2015 - 12:28am
May 14, 2015
Former Maynard man recovering from stabbing in domestic assault urges others to seek help
WEST FARGO, N.D — Like many domestic violence victims, Keith Peterson put off getting help, over and over again.
May 14, 2015 - 12:21am
May 12, 2015
Maynard woman sentenced in stabbing of ex-boyfriend
ELBOW LAKE — Carly Lacey, the Maynard woman who had faced an attempted murder charge for stabbing her former boyfriend multiple times, was sentenced Monday to more than six years of prison. Lacey was sentenced to 74 months in prison, with credit for 291 days served, on a charge...
May 12, 2015 - 11:20pm
April 13, 2015
Willmar man sentenced to 8 1/2 years for stabbing
WILLMAR -- Ex-Savor Rene Cruz, 20, of Willmar was sentenced this morning to 8½ years in prison on a second-degree attempted murder charge for...
April 13, 2015 - 1:36pm
April 3, 2015
Attorney denies telling Nelson what to say when pleading guilty to stabbing
MONTEVIDEO — Darek Nelson returned Thursday to the courtroom where he had pleaded guilty to a charge of first-degree, premeditated murder in the fatal stabbing of co-worker Vinessa Lozano more than three years ago, asking to withdraw his plea. Vinessa Lozano’s mother charged...
April 3, 2015 - 1:26am
March 26, 2015
Man charged in stabbing brother in Grand Rapids
GRAND RAPIDS, Minn. -- A 31-year-old Grand Rapids man has been charged in Itasca County District Court after allegedly stabbing his brother in a Grand Rapids home. Kalin Vaughn William Wenell-Jack was charged Thursday with one count of attempted murder in the second degree, one...
March 26, 2015 - 11:34pm
March 4, 2015
Maynard woman pleads guilty to assault charge
ELBOW LAKE — A Maynard woman pleaded guilty Monday to a charge of first-degree assault for stabbing her boyfriend 13 times last summer on Pomme de Terre Lake near Elbow Lake. Carly Lacey had faced a charge of second-degree attempted murder. As part of the plea agreement, this charge...
March 4, 2015 - 11:19pm