Golden Valley Crime
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Recent Crime News
Wednesday Feb 4 | via TwinCities
A Golden Valley man bought the shotgun used in a shooting at New Hope City Hall in January and lied on a form that asked if he was buying the gun for someone else, according to federal charges announced Wednesday. Michael Ronald Grant, 42, is charged with making a false statement to acquire a firearm, also known as acting as a "straw buyer." Comment?
Jan 30, 2015 | via The Bennington Banner
The shotgun used by a man who was killed in a confrontation with police outside a City Hall meeting in suburban Minneapolis was illegally channeled to him by a straw buyer, a sheriff said Friday night. But prosecutors said the suspect in the so-called straw purchase had to be released because they didn't have sufficient evidence to hold him. Comment?
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