A Grand Forks man who fractured nearly every bone in another man’s face during an attack at Joe Black’s Bar and Grill will serve 30 days in jail and pay more than $6,000 in fines and restitution. Tony Jesus Cooper, 25, was sentenced Wednesday in Grand Forks County District court for aggravated assault after agreeing to a plea bargain in October.
The investigation into the near-fatal beating of a San Francisco Giants fan on opening day at Dodger Stadium took a surprising turn with the arrest of two new suspects and the embarrassing realization that police likely bungled the initial probe by nabbing the wrong guy.
Minneapolis police are investigating the second fatal drive-by shooting of the weekend. The Minneapolis Police Department said officers responded about 3:30 Sunday morning to find a man with a gunshot wound to the head lying in a front yard in south Minneapolis.
Winnipeg police are “scratching their heads” over why a woman allegedly abducted a baby girl from a house party and brutally beat the child’s head against a city sidewalk. Nikita Solange Eaglestick, 19, was charged Wednesday with attempted murder, abduction and aggravated assault while the 14-month-old baby continued to recover in a hospital.
Two electric consumer groups have sued Wisconsin regulators alleging they followed the wrong process when they approved a giant wind farm in Minnesota. The Public Service Commission in July approved Wisconsin Power & Light’s plan to build a $497 million wind farm in Minnesota’s Freeborn County. The farm could cost residential electric customers $9 more a month.
Kimberly Dawn Trenor, 20, and her husband, Royce Clyde Zeigler II, 25, are accused of beating Riley Ann Sawyers to death in their home in the Houston suburb of Spring on July 25, 2007. Trenor told police the child died after a disciplinary session veered out of control.
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