Family members identified the boy to Fox 9 as six-year-old Eli Hart. They have started a GoFundMe to help pay for the child's funeral expenses.
Sheriff Dave Hutchinson is taking an indefinite leave of absence from the department to deal with health issues, Hennepin County officials told FOX 9 on Thursday.
The father of a 10-year-old boy who was accidentally shot by his brother in April has been charged.
The "world's largest" bounce house is coming to the Twin Cities later this month.
The Minnesota DNR plans to remove the trap from the bear's leg.
A new tool capturing license plates has helped find eight stolen vehicles since December 2021, the Eden Prairie Police Department says.
Black physicians are drastically underrepresented in medicine. Hennepin Healthcare is trying to change that.
The Minneapolis Police Department engaged in a pattern of race discrimination, violating state civil rights law, an investigation found.
The state trial of three former Minneapolis police officers charged in the killing of George Floyd will not be livestreamed.
The trial is scheduled to begin in September.
Police are hoping to identify the man they say robbed two Bloomington banks this week.
A woman who was injured in a shooting this week has been identified as a forensic scientist with the City of Minneapolis.
A camera recorded the shooting that killed a man and critically injured a woman earlier this month, charges say.
The superintendent at Minnesota’s largest school district is leaving after accepting a job at Minnetonka Public Schools.
Police say officers had to break the window of a vehicle to stop a man who was ramming vehicles with an SUV earlier this week.
The fight involved 10-15 people, in which some threw chairs, stanchions and hit people with garbage can lids. One charged told police he wasn’t going to say what led to the fight and "neither was anyone else because that’s not the way they played."
He is being remembered as "full of life."
It's officially boating season on Lake Minnetonka!
Prosecutors have decided not to file charges against Mark Hanneman, the Minneapolis police officer who shot and killed Amir Locke while serving a no-knock search warrant in February.
Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman and Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison explain their decision to not file charges against the Minneapolis police officer who fatally shot Amir Locke.