Person Struck & Killed By Light Rail Train In St. Paul

Pedestrian Fatally Struck by Light Rail Train in St. Paul, Minnesota

ST. PAUL, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – A pedestrian was struck and killed by a Metro Transit Green Line light rail train in St. Paul, Minnesota, on Tuesday afternoon. The incident occurred around 3:30 p.m. near University Avenue and Syndicate Street North. Metro Transit police confirmed that the victim died at the scene. The identity of the… Continue reading Person Struck & Killed By Light Rail Train In St. Paul

14-Year-Old Girl Killed in Itasca County Pedestrian Accident

Itasca County, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Authorities have identified the pedestrian killed early Monday in Itasca County as 14-year-old Dakota K. Jones. According to the State Patrol, Jones and a 13-year-old girl were walking in the southbound lane of Highway 169 when they were struck by a 2002 Chevrolet Monte Carlo driven by 18-year-old Matthew Dean… Continue reading 14-Year-Old Girl Killed in Itasca County Pedestrian Accident

BREAKING: Woman and Child Killed in Two-Vehicle Collision Near Fort Totten, North Dakota

UPDATE: Woman & Child Die In 2-Vehicle Crash By Fort Totten, North Dakota FORT TOTTEN, ND (trfnews.i234.me) A mother from Fort Totten, North Dakota says her 8-year old daughter and another woman died in a Monday evening crash by that town.

Authorities Identify Couple Killed in ATV Crash Near Mentor, Minnesota

Couple Killed In ATV Crash Near Mentor, Minnesota Identified MENTOR, MN (trfnews.i234.me) A couple killed in an ATV crash near Mentor, Minnesota Saturday night has been identified as 34-year old Crystal Scott of Crookston and 34-year old Noel Schmieg of Mentor. We have more details regarding the crash.

Seventeen-Year-Old Killed in Jamestown Crash; Driver Arrested for DUI

Seventeen Year Old Dies In Crash By Jamestown, Driver Arrested For DUI JAMESTOWN, ND (trfnews.i234.me) A 17-year old from Belcourt was killed in an early morning crash near Jamestown. The driver was arrested for DUI.

News Conference in Grand Forks Addressing Officers Killed and Injured

Grand Forks news conference regarding Officers killed & wounded GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) Grand Forks news conference regarding officers killed and wounded Wednesday afternoon. Grand Forks County Sheriff Andy Schneider and Police Chief Mark Nelson talked with reporters

UPDATE ON HALSTAD SHOOTING: Boyfriend Killed, Girlfriend Arrested

UPDATE HALSTAD SHOOTING: Boyfriend Dead, Girlfriend In Jail HALSTAD, MN (trfnews.i234.me) Twenty year old Monalisa Perez is in jail and her boyfriend, a 22-year old man from Halstad died from a gunshot wound. His name has not been released yet.

Summary of Fatal Grand Forks Shooting: Four Shot, Including Police Officer and Woman Killed

Recap Of Deadly Grand Forks Shooting, 4 shot, Police Officer And Woman Killed GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) We have a recap of Wednesday’s deadly shooting in Grand Forks.

UPDATE: ND Highway Patrol Asking For Witnesses Of Crash Near Jamestown That Killed 2 Children

JAMESTOWN, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – The North Dakota Highway Patrol is urging anyone who witnessed or has information about a crash near Jamestown on Monday that resulted in the deaths of two children to come forward. Witnesses can contact the Patrol at 701-328-2447. Sergeant Malifa of the North Dakota Highway Patrol provided an update regarding the… Continue reading UPDATE: ND Highway Patrol Asking For Witnesses Of Crash Near Jamestown That Killed 2 Children

Victims Identified: Three Killed in Head-On Collision Near Northome, Minnesota

VICTIMS IDENTIFIED: 3 Killed In Head-On Crash Near Northome, Minnesota NORTHOME, MN (trfnews.i234.me) Three people were killed in a Sunday morning, head-on crash west of Northome, Minnesota.

UPDATE: Some Victim’s Of Deadly Crash That Killed 2 Children Near Jamestown, ND Identified

JAMESTOWN, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – The victims of a devastating crash that injured six people and claimed the lives of two children near Jamestown, North Dakota, on Monday have been identified by family members. The accident occurred on Interstate 94, seven miles west of Jamestown, at around 5:00 p.m. when a Suburban, driven by 30-year-old Stasia… Continue reading UPDATE: Some Victim’s Of Deadly Crash That Killed 2 Children Near Jamestown, ND Identified

Family Identifies Children Killed in Tragic Jamestown Crash

Family Identifies Children Killed in Tragic Jamestown Crash

JAMESTOWN, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – The victims of a devastating crash that injured six people and claimed the lives of two children near Jamestown, North Dakota, on Monday have been identified by family members. The accident occurred on Interstate 94, seven miles west of Jamestown, at around 5:00 p.m. when a Suburban, driven by 30-year-old Stasia… Continue reading Family Identifies Children Killed in Tragic Jamestown Crash

Fargo Shooting: Officer and Suspect Killed, Two Officers and Civilian Injured; Press Conference Scheduled for 3:30 PM Today

FARGO SHOOTING: Officer & Suspect Die, 2 Officers & Civilian Wounded, News Conference 3:30 pm Today FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) Fargo Police now say 1 officer was killed, along with the suspect. Two other officers and a civilian were also wounded in a Friday afternoon shooting. The suspect was apparently deceased at an apartment building south… Continue reading Fargo Shooting: Officer and Suspect Killed, Two Officers and Civilian Injured; Press Conference Scheduled for 3:30 PM Today

Five-Year-Old Tragically Killed in Dog Attack on Spirit Lake Nation

Five-Year Old Killed In Dog Attack On Spirit Lake Nation FORT TOTTEN, ND (trfnews.i234.me) A 5-year old was killed in a dog attack at Fort Totten, North Dakota Sunday. * Check back later for more details.

UPDATE: Identity of Man Killed in Head-On Crash Near Drayton, ND Revealed

UPDATE: Man Killed In Head-On Crash Near Drayton, ND Identified DRAYTON, ND (trfnews.i234.me) The North Dakota Highway Patrol has identified a man who was killed and another who was injured in a head-on crash near Drayton, North Dakota Friday night.

On Friday, Jake Wallin, a 23-year-old Fargo police officer, was shot and killed.

23-Year Old Fargo Police Officer, Jake Wallin Was Shot & Killed Friday FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) Twenty-three year old Fargo Police Officer, Jake Wallin was shot and killed Friday, after just 3 months on the job.

Update: Monalisa Perez and the Fatal YouTube Prank That Killed Her Boyfriend

UPDATE: Monalisa Perez & Deadly Shooting Of Boyfriend In Youtube Stunt Gone Wrong HALSTAD, MN (trfnews.i234.me) We have an update regarding Monalisa Perez. She’s the Halstad, Minnesota woman charged with Manslaughter in the shooting death of her boyfriend, Pedro Ruiz. Perez allegedly shot him in the chest with a 50-caliber pistol. He planned to stop… Continue reading Update: Monalisa Perez and the Fatal YouTube Prank That Killed Her Boyfriend

Charges Upgraded to Murder in East Grand Forks Crash That Killed Two Boys

Charges Upgraded To Murder In East Grand Forks Crash That Killed 2 Boys EAST GRAND FORKS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) Charges have been upgraded to Murder against Valentin Mendoza in an East Grand Forks crash that killed 2 boys. Valentin Mendoza is charged with intentionally crashing his vehicle into the victims.

Charges Filed, Alleged Suicide Threats Preceded Crash That Killed 2 Boys In EGF

Charges Filed, Allegedly Threatened Suicide Just Before Crash Killed 2 Boys In EGF EAST GRAND FORKS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) Charges have now been filed against a driver in a 2-vehicle head-on crash that killed 2 boys in East Grand Forks, Minnesota. An arrest warrant has been issued for Valentin Mendoza IV.

UPDATED: One person killed and one injured in shooting and fire near Bemidji

UPDATE: 1 Dead, 1 Wounded In Shooting & Fire Near Bemidji BEMIDJI, MN (trfnews.i234.me) One man is dead and another man wounded following a shooting near Bemidji, Minnesota Sunday morning. The house was also burned at the crime scene. It’s not clear yet whether a suspect in the case has been arrested.

UPDATED: Two Killed, Three Injured in Crash in Downtown Grand Forks

UPDATE: 2 Die, 3 Injured In Downtown Grand Forks Crash GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) Grand Forks Police now say 2 people were killed and 3 others injured in a crash in downtown Grand Forks during the Saturday noon hour.

Wife of Man Killed in Officer-Involved Shooting Near East Grand Forks Breaks Silence; Investigation Underway

Wife Of Man Killed In Officer Involved Shooting Near East Grand Forks Speaks Out & INVESTIGATION EAST GRAND FORKS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) Lucas Gilbertson, the man killed in an officer involved shooting near East Grand Forks, Minnesota had a long criminal history. But, his wife Kari says there was much more to the man.

Man Killed in Crookston Use-of-Force Incident Identified

Man Killed in Crookston Use-of-Force Incident Identified

Crookston, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – The man killed in a use-of-force incident in Crookston has been identified as 44-year-old Christopher Junkin, who died of multiple gunshot wounds on June 30. The Minnesota BCA has identified the law enforcement officers involved in the incident. Crookston police officer Nick Fladland deployed his Taser and fired his handgun, Officer… Continue reading Man Killed in Crookston Use-of-Force Incident Identified

UPDATE: Lawsuit Brewing Over Deadly Police Shooting In Crookston, MN, 2nd Man Killed By Same Officer

CROOKSTON, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – A lawsuit is brewing over the shooting death of a man at a Crookston, Minnesota homeless shelter on June 30th. It’s the second man shot and killed by the same Crookston Police Officer this year. Authorities have identified the man shot and killed by police at a northern Minnesota homeless shelter… Continue reading UPDATE: Lawsuit Brewing Over Deadly Police Shooting In Crookston, MN, 2nd Man Killed By Same Officer

Pedestrian Killed in Traffic Accident Thursday Night in Itasca County

Itasca County, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – A tragic accident occurred Thursday night in Itasca County, claiming the life of a young pedestrian. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, 19-year-old Carter John Haithcock of Goodland, Minnesota, was struck and killed at the intersection of Highway 169 and Highway 65 near Nashwauk. The incident happened around 11:20 p.m.… Continue reading Pedestrian Killed in Traffic Accident Thursday Night in Itasca County

Rhode Island Drug Kingpin Loses Appeal but Keeps Lengthy Sentence

Steven Barros Pinto

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – A Rhode Island man, Steven Barros Pinto, convicted of manufacturing tens of thousands of fentanyl pills for an international drug ring, will have one less charge on his record after an appeals court ruled he faced double jeopardy. However, his sentence is unlikely to change. The Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals… Continue reading Rhode Island Drug Kingpin Loses Appeal but Keeps Lengthy Sentence

UPDATE: TRF News Reveals The Identity Of Man Shot & Killed By Crookston Police Officer Sunday Night

Christopher Junkin

CROOKSTON, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Following a tragic altercation at the Care & Share homeless shelter in Crookston, Minnesota, police have identified the man shot and killed as 44-year-old Christopher Junkin, originally from Ventura, California. Christopher leaves behind four children, according to his niece Amanda Elliot, who described him as a kind-hearted man dedicated to bettering… Continue reading UPDATE: TRF News Reveals The Identity Of Man Shot & Killed By Crookston Police Officer Sunday Night

One Killed, One Injured in Fargo Motorcycle Crash

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – A fatal motorcycle crash occurred in Fargo Saturday night, resulting in one death and another injury. Fargo police and emergency responders arrived at the scene on 55th Avenue South near the Walmart around 8:28 PM. A 19-year-old male lost control of his motorcycle, struck a curb, and collided with a light… Continue reading One Killed, One Injured in Fargo Motorcycle Crash

Motorcycle Crash in Becker County Claims Life of Menahga Man

BECKER CO., Minn. (trfnews.i234.me) – The driver of a motorcycle who was killed after crashing into a U.S. Postal Service van in Becker County on Saturday has been identified as 39-year-old Travis Hanks of Menahga, Minnesota. According to the Becker County Sheriff’s Office, the crash occurred just before 3 p.m. on County Highway 40, approximately… Continue reading Motorcycle Crash in Becker County Claims Life of Menahga Man

Tragic Father’s Day Crash: Motorcyclist Killed in Otter Tail County

OTTER TAIL COUNTY, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – A fatal motorcycle crash occurred on Sunday afternoon in Otter Tail County, Minnesota. At 5:14 p.m., the Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Department received a report of a serious crash in Dunn Township. The adult operator sustained critical injuries, and despite life-saving efforts at the scene, they were ultimately unsuccessful.… Continue reading Tragic Father’s Day Crash: Motorcyclist Killed in Otter Tail County

Two Killed In Motorcycle-Pickup Crash In Minnesota

CLEARWATER, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – A man and woman on a motorcycle were killed in an early Friday morning crash with a pickup in Clearwater, Minnesota. Incident Incident type: Fatal ICR:24602048 Date/Time: 06/14/2024 12:46 District: 2600 St. Cloud Case Information Contact: 320-223-6666 Media Contact: Sgt. Jesse Grabow (218) 639-3168 Location: Highway 24 / 179th St NW… Continue reading Two Killed In Motorcycle-Pickup Crash In Minnesota

Fargo Woman Killed in Domestic Dispute Had Prior Violent Incidents with Accused Killer

Randall Dale Duffy

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Jody Campbell, 59, tragically lost her life on Saturday, June 8, during a domestic dispute with 61-year-old Randall Dale Duffy at an apartment in the 3100 block of 33rd Street South, Fargo. On Monday, Duffy was charged with murder, a Class AA felony, and felony domestic violence, a Class C felony,… Continue reading Fargo Woman Killed in Domestic Dispute Had Prior Violent Incidents with Accused Killer

Minneapolis shooting that killed police officer claims fourth victim

Mustafa Ahmed Mohamed

MINNEAPOLIS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Officials say a man who suffered multiple gunshot wounds on May 30 in Minneapolis has died. The Hennepin County Medical Examiner’s Office says Mohamed Bashir Aden died Friday morning at Hennepin County Medical Center after being shot inside an apartment building at 2221 Blaisdell Ave. on the city’s south side. That’s… Continue reading Minneapolis shooting that killed police officer claims fourth victim

Park River Man Killed in Early Morning Crash on Highway 17

WALSH COUNTY, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – A 60-year-old man from Park River, North Dakota, was killed in a Saturday morning accident at 5:00 a.m. The crash occurred west of Grafton, North Dakota, at the Hoople turn on Highway 17. According to the North Dakota Highway Patrol, the driver of a Ford F-150 pickup was westbound and… Continue reading Park River Man Killed in Early Morning Crash on Highway 17

Authorities Release Name of Man Killed in Ward County Train Crash

On June 5th, at 12:45 AM, a Chevy Silverado driven by Anthony Faveros was traveling northeast and attempted to cross the train tracks. According to the ND Highway Patrol, the vehicle became stuck on the railroad in Burlington, N.D. A train traveling southeast struck the vehicle on the driver’s side. The press release states Faveros,… Continue reading Authorities Release Name of Man Killed in Ward County Train Crash

Tragedy in Minneapolis: Officer Ambushed and Killed While Aiding Victim

Mustafa Ahmed Mohamed

MINNEAPOLIS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension (BCA) has identified Mustafa Ahmed Mohamed, 35, as the gunman who killed Minneapolis police officer Jamal Mitchell on Thursday, May 30. The 36-year-old officer was fatally shot while responding to a shooting report. Mohamed also died in the gunfire, with the Hennepin County Medical Examiner… Continue reading Tragedy in Minneapolis: Officer Ambushed and Killed While Aiding Victim

Tragic Hit-and-Run Near Devils Lake: Man Killed, Suspect at Large

DEVILS LAKE, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – A fatal hit-and-run occurred near St. Michael, south of Devils Lake, North Dakota, on Wednesday night. At approximately 8:15 p.m., a man walking along the highway was struck and killed by a vehicle, which then fled the scene. An eyewitness reported the incident to TRF News, prompting an investigation by… Continue reading Tragic Hit-and-Run Near Devils Lake: Man Killed, Suspect at Large

Two People Die in Head-On Crash in Pope County on Saturday Night

POPE CO., Minn. (trfnews.i234.me) – Two people died in a head-on crash in Pope County on Saturday night. Minnesota State Patrol reports that 33-year-old Isaac Carlson of Glenwood, Minnesota, was driving westbound on Highway 28 when he collided with an eastbound vehicle driven by 39-year-old Nicholas Bergman of Oakdale, Minnesota. The accident occurred around 7:40… Continue reading Two People Die in Head-On Crash in Pope County on Saturday Night

Tragic Accident: 23-Year-Old Fatally Hit by Train in Rochester

ROCHESTER, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – A 23-year-old man tragically lost his life on Saturday night after being struck by a train car in Rochester. Rochester Police responded to the incident around 10:45 p.m. near the intersection of Civic Center Drive NW and 1st Avenue NW. Eyewitnesses reported that the man was hit by a passing boxcar… Continue reading Tragic Accident: 23-Year-Old Fatally Hit by Train in Rochester

A Tragic Collision Claims Third Life near Pine River

PINE RIVER, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – The aftermath of a devastating two-vehicle, head-on collision early Sunday, May 5th, near Pine River has left a community reeling, with news of a third fatality emerging. According to the latest report from the Minnesota State Patrol, Corey Stephen Peterson, 36, hailing from Brainerd, was identified as one of the… Continue reading A Tragic Collision Claims Third Life near Pine River

Navy Fire Controlman 3rd Class William Gusie’s Remains Returning Home After Nearly 83 Years

Navy Fire Controlman 3rd Class William Gusie's Remains Returning Home After Nearly 83 Years

PEARL HARBOR, HAWAII (trfnews.i234.me) – After nearly 83 years since he died in the attack on Pearl Harbor, Navy Fire Controlman 3rd Class William Gusie’s remains will finally return to his home state of Minnesota. Gusie, a graduate of White Bear Lake High School in 1939, served aboard the battleship USS Oklahoma during the devastating… Continue reading Navy Fire Controlman 3rd Class William Gusie’s Remains Returning Home After Nearly 83 Years

U.S. Senator’s Son Pleads Not Guilty to Homicide Charges in Crash That Killed North Dakota Deputy

Ian Cramer

WASHBURN, N.D. (trfnews.i234.me) – Ian Cramer, 43, son of U.S. Senator Kevin Cramer, entered a not guilty plea to charges including homicide in connection with a December 6 crash that resulted in the death of a North Dakota sheriff’s deputy. Cramer, facing felony charges of homicide, preventing arrest, reckless endangerment, and fleeing an officer, along… Continue reading U.S. Senator’s Son Pleads Not Guilty to Homicide Charges in Crash That Killed North Dakota Deputy

Tragic Blaze Claims Life of North Dakota Woman: Denise Luttio-Mahar Succumbs to Smoke Inhalation in Gwinner House Fire

Denise Luttio-Mahar

GWINNER, N.D. (trfnews.i234.me) – In a heart-wrenching turn of events, the tight-knit community of Gwinner, North Dakota, is grappling with the loss of thirty-nine-year-old Denise Luttio-Mahar, who tragically lost her life in a devastating house fire early Sunday morning. The harrowing incident unfolded around 4 a.m. when Mahar, amid billowing smoke, dialed 911, desperately seeking… Continue reading Tragic Blaze Claims Life of North Dakota Woman: Denise Luttio-Mahar Succumbs to Smoke Inhalation in Gwinner House Fire

Charges Dropped Against Man Accused of Harassing Crash Victim’s Widow

Tyson Horton

CROOKSTON, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Tyson Horton, the 21-year-old Minnesota man previously convicted of killing Tom McWaters in a car crash near Thompson, North Dakota, has had harassment charges against him dismissed. Horton, who was sentenced to six months of electronic monitoring for the fatal collision, allegedly harassed McWaters’ widow through Facebook. Initially accused of sending… Continue reading Charges Dropped Against Man Accused of Harassing Crash Victim’s Widow

Tragic Accident: Pedestrian Fatally Struck by Train Near Carpio

CARPIO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a devastating incident on Sunday, April 7, tragedy struck near Carpio as a pedestrian lost their life after being hit by a moving train. According to reports from the North Dakota Highway Patrol, the incident occurred roughly 1.5 miles east of Carpio around 1:00 p.m. The unfortunate sequence of events… Continue reading Tragic Accident: Pedestrian Fatally Struck by Train Near Carpio

22-Year-Old Ethan Larson Identified as Victim in Fargo Stabbing-Murder

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a tragic turn of events, Fargo police have identified 22-year-old Ethan Larson from Newfolden, Minnesota, as the victim of a stabbing-murder that occurred in the early hours of Thursday morning. According to authorities, Larson was involved in an altercation outside a bar on South 45th Street in Fargo. After being… Continue reading 22-Year-Old Ethan Larson Identified as Victim in Fargo Stabbing-Murder

Tragic End: Dale John Howard Charged with Murder of Girlfriend Despite Restraining Order

Dale Howard

DULUTH, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – In a devastating turn of events, Dale John Howard, 25, finds himself at the center of a chilling murder case involving his girlfriend, Allisa Vollan, 27. Vollan’s lifeless body was discovered at an apartment complex on 31 East 5th Street last Friday, marking a tragic end to a tumultuous relationship. Howard… Continue reading Tragic End: Dale John Howard Charged with Murder of Girlfriend Despite Restraining Order

Tragic Collision: Tioga Man Killed in Head-On Train Crash

TIOGA, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – A tragic collision unfolded on Saturday, March 30, 2024, around 11:52 PM CT Location: Near 67th Street NW and 110th Ave NW, approximately 5 miles West of Tioga Date and Time: March 30, 2024, at approximately 11:52 PM CT Weather Conditions: Clear Crash Type: Vehicle vs Train, Head-On Agencies Involved: NDHP,… Continue reading Tragic Collision: Tioga Man Killed in Head-On Train Crash