Weather Forecast


UPDATE: Final Minnesota legislative bills may be passed in middle of the night

Arrests made in Minn. Black Friday shoplifting

STILLWATER, Minn. (AP) — Stillwater police have arrested three women and two girls after an alleged Black Friday shoplifting spree at a Target store.

The St. Paul Pioneer Press ( reports more than $2,200 worth of items were stolen.

Police arrested the women and girls about 9:40 p.m. Friday as they headed west on Minnesota Highway 36 in a van. Police say the suspects were thought to be with a group of people who apparently walked out of the store with carts of stolen merchandise.

According to police reports, the women and girls also are believed to have stolen a number of items, including a desktop computer, from a Walmart in Oak Park Heights.


Information from: St. Paul Pioneer Press,

Copyright 2011 The Associated Press.

Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
I've worked at the Brainerd Dispatch with various duties since Dec. 7, 1983. Starting off as an Ad Designer and currently Director of Audience Development. The Dispatch has been an interesting and challenging place to work. I'm fortunate to have made many friends, both co-workers and customers.
(218) 855-5889