It was a busy Fourth of July celebration period for officers of the Forest Lake Police Department. Call totals were up over the 2013 celebration but the number of serious calls was limited, Capt. Greg Weiss said this week. Over the celebration period from noon on Wednesday, July 2 through midnight on Sunday, July 6, [...]
A former Wyoming man with a criminal past has been charged in connection with a kidnapping that allegedly happened nearly two decades ago in the city.
The Anoka County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s assistance in locating a runaway East Bethel teen. Stephanie Anne Rufsholm, 15, ran away from her home June 16 and has not contacted her family since then. She has a cognitive disability and may be endangered. Stephanie has previously been seen in the Forest Lake area [...]
The Roseville woman whose bank-robbing spree last August and September included stops in Forest Lake and Stacy was sentenced in federal court last month to 3 1/2 years in federal prison. In all, Ranya Al-Huthaili robbed five banks across Minnesota and Wisconsin in less than a month. The 23-year-old, who reportedly was born into wealth [...]