Child Testifies in Sexual Assault Trial of Former NFL Player

Thomas Allen Burke

DULUTH, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – In a poignant testimony on Thursday, January 25, a young girl bravely took the stand in a Duluth courtroom to recount her alleged sexual assault by Thomas Allen Burke, a 47-year-old former professional football player. The girl, who was 7 at the time of the alleged incidents, detailed to jurors how… Continue reading Child Testifies in Sexual Assault Trial of Former NFL Player

Neighbor testifies during Grand Forks murder trial’s first day: “I knew he was gone”

GRAND FORKS (trfnews.i234.me) On the first day of a Grand Forks man’s murder trial, 11 witnesses testified. The jury selection process began at 9 a.m. on Monday, Nov. 13, and ended shortly before 3 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 14. There are 12 jurors and three alternates. The state and defense made their opening statements on… Continue reading Neighbor testifies during Grand Forks murder trial’s first day: “I knew he was gone”

Eye Opening Hearing On Violent Crime In Minnesota, Sheriff Testifies It Could Get A Lot Worse

ST. PAUL, MN (trfnews.i234.me) An eye opening hearing on violent crime in Minnesota. The Ramsey County Sheriff testified before the Senate Judiciary Committee that without more law enforcement personnel and resources to deal with juvenile crime, things could get a lot worse.