Man Charged for Videos, Stabbing and Stolen Puppy: West Metro Police, Fire Report
This week's selection includes a man who prayed as he strangled his ex-girlfriend, an Albertville crash, lingerie theft, counterfeit cash and drug arrests.
Editor’s Note: Every week we bring you a sampling of stories from Patch sites in the west metro: Eden Prairie, Edina, Fridley, Golden Valley, Hopkins, Lake Minnetonka, Maple Grove, Minnetonka, Plymouth, Richfield, Shakopee, Southwest Minneapolis, St. Louis Park and St. Michael.
A Coon Rapids man using a wristwatch camera to make videos of boys undressing in at least one YMCA also caught his own image, reflected in locker room mirrors, according to a criminal complaint.
The incident occurred early Monday morning near 66th Street and Nicollet Avenue.
The puppy and the suspect were gone when police arrived at a Northfield home, according to reports.
A thief takes advantage of a moment of inattentiveness at a Southwest Minneapolis gas station.
David Vassily Robakevich faces attempted murder and domestic assault charges.
A multiple vehicle accident at the new Interstate 94 and County Road 19 intersection injured one person.
Jamie Rae Eckstrom, of Hopkins, was arrested after she allegedly attempted to steal a hotel van in Eagan.
Brian Funtaneous Mack, 26, was sentenced on March 5.
There was also a burglary reported at storage locker and car theft reported.
Carin Brice Ross, 33, was charged with felony-level DWI and refusal to submit to a chemical test after Edina Police observed him speeding on the crosstown.
Information provided by the Plymouth Police Department. Not intended to be a comprehensive log of activity.
Travis Lee Bjerke, of Ramsey, has been charged with felony fifth-degree drug possession.
A letter was sent out to parents Thursday letting them know that the threats are unsubstantiated.