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Armed Coon Rapids Man Leads Police on Car Chase

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Minnesota police are investigating a car chase with an armed Minneapolis-area man that ended after a one-hour standoff.
    
The Anoka County Sheriff's Office says officers responded to a report Tuesday that a Coon Rapids man was suicidal and had left his home with a loaded handgun. They located the man's vehicle in Coon Rapids and tried to stop it.

Plymouth Man Charged with Stealing from Blaine Herberger's

Forty-five-year-old Torrey Hugh Hudson of Plymouth - Photo: Anoka County Sheriff's Office

A Plymouth man has been charged for allegedly stealing more than $1,000 worth of merchandise from a Herberger's in Blaine.

Officers were called to the department store on the 300 block of Northtown Drive Northeast on Tuesday, June 24.

Hastings Man Charged with Shoplifting from Blaine Fleet Farm

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A Hastings man has been charged after allegedly shoplifting from a Mills Fleet Farm in Blaine.

Blaine officers were called to the store on the 10200 block of Lexington Avenue Northeast around 7:19 p.m. Saturday, July 5, on a report of a shoplifter.

Police: Fridley Man Attempted to Cut His Own Throat after Alleged Assault

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A man has been arrested after police say he assaulted his girlfriend and then attempted to cut his own throat.

Fridley police officers were called to the 6300 block of Pierce Street Northeast on Saturday on a report of a domestic situation. When they arrived, they found a 23-year-old woman who had been seriously assaulted by her boyfriend, according to police.

Lexington Woman Faces 2 Counts of Fraud after Allegedly Stealing Credit Card

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A 33-year-old woman from Lexington, Minnesota, has been charged after allegedly using someone else’s credit card to buy cigarettes and prepaid Visa Cards.

Complaint: Brooklyn Park Man Found Sleeping with Stolen AK-47

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A Brooklyn Park man is facing numerous charges after police say he was found sleeping with a stolen AK-47.

Fridley police were called to a Perkins Restaurant on the 7500 block of University Avenue Northeast around 7:23 a.m. Saturday, June 14, on a report of a man sleeping in a running vehicle. The caller said the vehicle was parked on top of a curb and not in a parking spot.

Anoka Police: Teen Admitted to Stealing Car from Side of Road

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An 18-year-old man has been charged with theft after admitting to stealing a car from the side of the road.