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February 24, 2017
Man receives maximum sentence in foster child death: 2-year-old drowned in unattended shower
BEMIDJI -- A Bemidji man whose 2-year-old foster daughter drowned after he left her in the shower received the maximum sentence for second-degree...
February 24, 2017 - 5:58pm
January 20, 2017
Bemidji man pleads guilty to manslaughter in death of foster child
BEMIDJI—A Bemidji man whose foster daughter drowned in a shower pleaded guilty Friday to one count of second-degree manslaughter—culpable...
January 20, 2017 - 1:15pm
January 17, 2017
Plea expected from Bemidji man accused of manslaughter
BEMIDJI -- A Bemidji man charged with second-degree manslaughter in connection with the death of his 2-year-old foster child is expected to enter...
January 17, 2017 - 9:28pm
November 29, 2016
Judge finds mother guilty of manslaughter in child’s death
MAPLEWOOD, Minn. -- Genesis Xiong wasn’t breathing when first responders found her lying on the floor of a messy basement bedroom in Maplewood. The 17-month-old’s body was covered in dark bruises, and she had suffered from a broken rib and lacerated liver. Her mother, Lia Pearson,...
November 29, 2016 - 8:44am
November 28, 2016
Contested omnibus date set for Bemidji man charged with manslaughter
BEMIDJI—More than three months after his original omnibus hearing was scheduled, a Bemidji man charged with two counts of second-degree...
November 28, 2016 - 3:37pm
August 2, 2016
Crookston man awaiting manslaughter trial arrested for second time in a month
CROOKSTON — For the second time in less than a month, a Crookston man out on bail for manslaughter charges has been arrested, this time for driving under the influence. Brock Dale Strommen, 29, was arrested Sunday in Crookston for second-degree drunken driving. Strommen will remain...
August 2, 2016 - 5:44pm
June 20, 2016
Omnibus date set for Bemidji man accused of manslaughter in death of 2-year-old
BEMIDJI -- An omnibus hearing for a Bemidji man charged with second-degree manslaughter in connection with the death of his 2-year-old foster...
June 20, 2016 - 7:28pm
August 6, 2015
Bemidji woman enters guilty plea in 6-year-old's hypothermia death
BEMIDJI—Almost a year and a half after a 6-year-old girl died of hypothermia outside a local apartment building, a Bemidji woman has entered...
August 6, 2015 - 7:23pm
July 20, 2015
Bemidji woman pleads not guilty in hypothermia death case
BEMIDJI—A Bemidji woman charged with manslaughter after her 6-year-old cousin died of hypothermia while in her care in 2014 pleaded not guilty Monday in Beltrami County District Court. Rachel Downer, 23, was arrested and charged with felony second-degree manslaughter after...
July 20, 2015 - 6:46pm
May 12, 2015
Man pleads guilty to manslaughter in Viking death, says he was sexually assaulted
WARREN, Minn. — A Devils Lake man accused in the stabbing death of a Viking, Minn., man pleaded guilty to first-degree manslaughter Tuesday morning at an emotional hearing during which he testified he had been sexually assaulted. Ray Erick Littlewolf Jr., 25, entered into a plea...
May 12, 2015 - 1:45pm
August 27, 2014
Civil commitment proceedings stalled in Downer case
BEMIDJI -- A second opinion will be sought before a Bemidji woman accused of manslaughter in the death of a 6-year-old child can be civilly committed by the court as mentally ill. Rachel Downer, 22, was charged with second-degree manslaughter after her 6-year-old cousin, Mercedes...
August 27, 2014 - 6:01pm
October 12, 2013
Moorhead man pleads guilty to manslaughter in daughter’s death in van
MOORHEAD, Minn. – A Moorhead man pleaded guilty Friday morning to a manslaughter charge in the death of his infant daughter, admitting he left her in a hot van for several hours in June while he was in charge of his six children, all under 7 years old. Andrew Sandstrom,...
October 12, 2013 - 11:50am
March 25, 2013
Cass Lake man arraigned on first-degree manslaughter charges
BEMIDJI - An 18-year-old man was formally charged Monday in the death of Leslie Charles Headbird, 44, who died Thursday in the kitchen of his rural Cass Lake home. Damion John Gullickson Jr. was arraigned on charges of first-degree manslaughter. Dora Jean Keezer, 29, Gullickson’s...
March 25, 2013 - 11:28pm