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Convict who Bolted from Courtroom Found Sleeping in a Car, Arrested

Michael Henderson, 25, escaped from the Hennepin County Government Center in Minneapolis after being convicted of second degree attempted murder. - Photo: Hennepin County Sheriff's Office

A man who escaped from a Hennepin County courtroom Thursday has been arrested after he was found sleeping in a car in South Minneapolis.

Minneapolis police say 25-year-old Michael Henderson was taken into custody without incident around 7 a.m. Friday on the 2400 block of Garfield Avenue South in Minneapolis.

2 Victims Robbed Near University of Minnesota Campus

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Two people were robbed near the University of Minnesota campus this week.

University police say the robbery happened around 12:15 a.m. Wednesday at 15th Avenue Southeast and Rollings Avenue Southeast, which is off-campus. One victim was a U of M student.

Police: Minneapolis Murder Suspect Found Hiding, Arrested

Quanan Machacek - Photo: Minneapolis Police Dept.

Minneapolis police have made an arrest in a deadly stabbing that happened last week.

On Wednesday, police arrested and booked Quanan Machacek, 26, into the Hennepin County Jail on first-degree murder for the death of 25-year-old Cody Lee Rasche. He is being held on $2 million bond.

Police: 2 North Minneapolis Shootings are Connected

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Police say two shootings that left one teen dead and two injured in north Minneapolis were related.
    

1 Dead, 2 Injured in Separate Shootings in North Minneapolis

A 17-year-old is dead and a 16-year-old boy is hospitalized after a shooting in North Minneapolis on Tuesday, according to police.

Police spokesman John Elder said the shooting happened on the 2300 block of Fremont Avenue North around 3:30 p.m.

No Arrests in Fatal South Minneapolis Stabbing

One person is dead after a stabbing just outside of his south Minneapolis home on Wednesday night, police say.

The stabbing happened around 9 p.m. on the 2400 block of Ogema Place in the Phillips Neighborhood, according to police spokesman John Elder.

Mpls. Police Arrest, Charge Armed Robbery Suspect, Solving 13 Robberies

Robert Lee - Photo: Hennepin County Jail

Minneapolis police say they have arrested and charged a man responsible for more than a dozen armed robberies in three different cities.