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LSDVCTF Drug Arrest on the Iron Range

LSDVCTF Drug Arrest on the Iron Range

On 07-31-2021, at approximately 8:00 PM the Lake Superior Drug & Violent Crime Task Force (LSDVCTF) assisted by the Hibbing Police Department, St. Louis County Sheriff's Office, St. Louis County Emergency Response Team, Itasca County Sheriff's Office, MN State Patrol, MN BCA and Grand Rapids Police Department arrested 5 Hibbing, MN residents in connection with a month long investigation into the distribution of Methamphetamine on the Iron Range.  Three of the individuals were arrested after a traffic stop in Itasca County yielded a large quantity of Methamphetamine and they were lodged in the Itasca County Jail. Two others were arrested at a residence in the city of Hibbing after the execution of a search warrant by the LSDVCTF and St. Louis County Emergency Response Team where a firearm and US Currency was seized.  All 5 individuals involved in the investigation are pending criminal charges of Conspiracy to Distribute Methamphetamine. The identities of those involved will be released at a later time pending formal charges in St. Louis County District Court.  The LSDVCTF was also assisted in this investigation by the Southwest Corridor Task Force in Riverside, California. 

Thursday, August 5, 2021/Number of views (0)
Officer involved shooting justified

Officer involved shooting justified

"On February 25-26,2021 , Duluth police officers and St. Louis County deputies were placed in a situation which necessitated the use of deadly force in the course of their work," said St. Louis County Attomey Mark Rubin. "Their actions taken in self-defense of themselves and each other, eventually resulted in the death ol David Joseph Wayne Conwell. A later examination by the Midwest Medical Examine/s Office on behalf of St. Louis County confirmed that he died of multiple gunshot wounds," added Rubin
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County Board to invest $5 million through schools to help kids get back on track

County Board to invest $5 million through schools to help kids get back on track

The St Louis County Board has given unanimous approval to distribute $5.18 million to area school districts to help re-engage students and get them back on track for academic success following disruptions caused by the pandemic. The funding comes from the $54 million federal American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) funds awarded to the county.
Wednesday, August 4, 2021/Number of views (0)
Masks again recommended for all indoor, public places due to substantial transmission rates in St. Louis County

Masks again recommended for all indoor, public places due to substantial transmission rates in St. Louis County

St. Louis County is experiencing substantial transmission of COVID-19, which means everyone is recommended to again wear face masks in indoor, public places, regardless of vaccination status. Substantial transmission is defined by the CDC as 50 or more cases in a week per 100,000 residents. As of today, the case rate in St. Louis County has risen to 54.4 cases per 100,000 residents. 
Tuesday, August 3, 2021/Number of views (0)
St. Louis County Sheriff's Squad Car Stolen-Suspect Apprehended

St. Louis County Sheriff's Squad Car Stolen-Suspect Apprehended

On August 2nd, 2021 at approximately 10:20 PM a St. Louis County Sheriff’s patrol squad parked outside the County Courthouse complex in Virginia was stolen.  The squad, which was thought to be locked, was left parked with the engine running by a Deputy who then momentarily entered the Sheriff’s Office.  A short time later, it was discovered the squad car had been stolen.  The Sheriff’s Office was able to locate the stolen squad using GPS technology and track it while it was being driven through the City of Virginia. 

Tuesday, August 3, 2021/Number of views (0)
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