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Charges: Coon Rapids Man, Woman Had Drugs in Front of Infant

Thirty-one-year-old Nicole Michelle Rose of Coon Rapids - Photo: Anoka County Sheriff's Office

A Coon Rapids man and woman are facing charges after police say they had drugs in the presence of a four-week-old child.

Coon Rapids officers were called to the Intown Suites on Coon Rapids Boulevard Northwest at 10:18 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 21. The woman said her boyfriend, later identified as 32-year-old Rodney Richard Rukes of Coon Rapids, had overdosed on cocaine and heroin.

Man Shot by Police in Blaine Charged with 6 Felonies

A Minneapolis man was charged Friday with six felonies after being shot by Coon Rapids police.

Lamar Allen Sullivan-Armstrong, 29, is charged in Anoka County with aggravated robbery burglary, assault and assault against a police officer.

Judge Denies Reduced Bail for Suspected Mastermind of Multi-Million Dollar Scheme

Thirty-three-year-old Yasmin Abdulle Ali of Fridley -

A Ramsey County judge refused to lower bail Friday for a woman accused of organizing a multi-million dollar fraud scheme.

Thirty-three-year-old Yasmin Abdulle Ali, of Fridley, is being held in Ramsey County Jail on $750,000 bail.

Ali was charged in December after a 27-month investigation into public benefits fraud.

Charges: Anoka County Man Bought $5,000 Worth of Items with Stolen Credit Card

Twenty-six-year-old Nicholas Allan Rabe of Circle Pines - Photo: Anoka County Sheriff's Office

A Circle Pines man is accused of making more than $5,000 in purchases using a stolen credit card.

According to the criminal complaint, a man called the Ramsey Police Department and reported numerous credit card purchases that were made between Dec. 29, and Jan. 4. He said he didn’t authorize the purchases and provided a copy of his credit card statement to police.

Anoka Co. Man Charged with Terroristic Threats after Bethel Bar Confrontation

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An Anoka County man has been charged after deputies responded to a confrontation at a bar.

Deputies were called to the Hydrant Bar in Bethel at 10:26 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 17, on a report of a man threatening people with a gun.

Anoka Co. Charges: Wife Choked Husband because He Didn't Want to Have Sex

Twenty-nine-year-old Annette Marie Colegrove of Coon Rapids - Photo: Anoka County Sheriff's Office

A Coon Rapids woman is accused of attacking her husband and choking him because he didn’t want to have sex with her.

Coon Rapids police were called to an apartment on the 9200 block of University Avenue Northwest around 12:35 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 30. When officers arrived, they found a man standing in the hallway wearing pajama pants and no shirt.

2 Charged with Breaking into Vacant Anoka Co. House

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Two people are facing charges after they were caught breaking into a vacant home that was up for sale.