The work is expected to begin at 8 p.m., Sept. 21 and be completed by midnight. Read details below:
Press Release from Rice County Attorney John Fossum:
Cole Earl Thompson, 38, and Joshua Larkin Reiter, 43, were charged today in Rice County District Court with 8 counts of felony violations of controlled substance laws. Thompson and Reiter were arrested by agents of the Cannon River Drug and Violent
Offender Task Force at Kwik Trip in Northfield. Thompson was known to have a federal warrant for his arrest from a prior felony drug conviction.
Thompson and Reiter had picked up drugs from drug cartel member in Minneapolis and were transporting them for distribution. After obtaining a warrant to search the vehicle the two officers found just over a pound of methamphetamine, worth approximately $45,000 on the street. [Read more…]
A Faribault man was sentenced yesterday after pleading guilty to 3rd degree criminal sexual conduct. 40 year old Ryan Sheridan Fuller was placed under arrest in early January charged with 1st degree criminal sexual conduct after a complaint accusing him of molesting a girl under 13. The heavily redacted complaint states that Fuller was extremely intoxicated and the child had been sleeping in a bed in the home when he laid down with her. She kicked and screamed as he assaulted her, then called her mother to pick her up. There were others in the home at the time. Fuller’s blood alcohol level was .30, nearly 4 times the legal amount. With previous convictions for [Read more…]
The Northfield Police Department continues to investigate the stabbing that took place at a residence on Kennedy Court last week. Police Chief Monte Nelson reports that the victim has been released from the hospital and is expected to recover. NPD Investigators are requesting help from the public. They would like to speak to a man who picked up a woman in the downtown area and dropped her off on Kennedy Court, last Friday morning between 10:45 and 11:30. Nelson said, “we have no reason to believe that the person who picked her up is a suspect, we are looking for that person as a witness, [Read more…]
The Northfield Police Department regularly receives reports regarding various types of Scams. In the last several weeks, officers have received specific reports that have resulted in significant monetary loss. Following are brief descriptions of some of the reported incidents: