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Man Admits to Buying Guns for New Hope City Hall Shooter

Michael Garant was taken into custody Thursday night for helping the New Hope shooter get his hands on a gun - Photo: Hennepin County Sheriff's Office

A man was taken into custody Thursday night for helping the New Hope shooter get his hands on a gun, according to the Hennepin County Sheriff's Office. According to the Hennepin County Sheriff's Office, Garant was released at 11:35 p.m. Friday.

Bail Set for Brooklyn Park Man Shot by Police in Blaine

Twenty-nine-year-old Lamar Allen Sullivan-Armstrong of Brooklyn Park - Photo: Anoka County Sheriff's Office

Bail is set at $1.5 million for a Brooklyn Park man who was shot by police during a break-in in Blaine this month.

Lamar Allen Sullivan-Armstrong, 29, was in Anoka County Court on Friday morning. Judge John P. Dehan set unconditional bail at $1.5 million and $1 million if he stays away from the two alleged victims.

Richfield Police Issue Crime Alert After Thefts at LA Fitness

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Police have issued a crime alert for people who work out at the LA Fitness in Richfield.

Police have stepped up patrols around the gym, which is at Lyndale Station Center. They say there have been 43 thefts there in the past year, including 29 from locked lockers and 10 from vehicles.

Minneapolis Southwest High School to Reopen Thursday after Bomb Threat

Minneapolis Southwest High School will reopen Thursday after officials say they received a bomb.

Minneapolis police conducted a walk through of the building Wednesday morning and found no unsafe material, according to Minneapolis school district.

The district said because of the investigation, it is unable to provide additional details.

Police Don't Know How New Hope City Hall Gunman Obtained Firearm

Raymond Kenneth Kmetz - Photo: Hennepin County Sheriff's Office

The man shot and killed after opening fire on a New Hope City Council meeting on Monday night, injuring two police officers, was not allowed to have access to firearms.

Charges: Mpls. Man Pointed BB Gun at Woman During Party

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A Minneapolis man was charged after a BB gun was pointed at a woman during a party.

Coon Rapids police were called to a home on the 9900 block of Redwood Street Northwest on Friday, Jan. 9.

New Hope City Hall Gunman Had Long History of Run-Ins with Police, City Officials

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A New Hope police officer who was sworn in during a city council meeting Monday is confirmed to be one of two officers shot when a man opened fire as they were leaving the meeting.

Officer Joshua Eernisse is in good condition and is expected to recover.