Crime

Two women and a man from the Twin Cities metro area have been charged with felony level burglary, robbery and theft crimes stemming from an incident Sunday morning at a North Branch residence. Charged by criminal complaints in Chisago County District Court were Breanna Marie Taylor, 24, of Bloomington; Kirkeisha Shanell Washington, 25, of Robbinsdale; [...]

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A 33-year-old Harris man could face up to 60 months in state prison for each of the multiple counts of child pornography crimes to which he previously pleaded guilty. Michael Lawrence Cloud, who pleaded guilty to six counts of possession of child pornography last August, appeared for sentencing Jan. 22 in Chisago County District Court. [...]

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A North Branch man has pleaded not guilty to charges stemming from an alleged assault and flee attempt prior to his arrest in December. James Lonsdale Artig III, 29, of North Branch, entered his plea at a pretrial omnibus hearing Jan. 15 in Chisago County District Court. He was originally charged with felony fourth-degree assault, [...]

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The Chisago County Sheriff’s Office reported  Feb. 1 that 16-year-old Hope Kennedy Thomas was located in northern Chisago County and is safe. She had been missing since Jan. 17, when she left her home in the Lent Township/Stacy area.

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On Jan. 20 at 7:34 p.m., Chisago County deputies responded to Tim’s Country Cupboard in Stacy on a report of an armed robbery that had just occurred. As deputies arrived in the area, a search began for the suspect, who was described as wearing a tan jacket, a red ski mask, dark snowmobile pants and [...]

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The Chisago County Attorney’s Office has reviewed a number of cases stemming from investigative work last fall by the East Central Drug and Violent Offender Task Force. Seven individuals have been charged with narcotics violations as a result of the Task Force investigation. Two of them, Roger Allen Blahowski, 56, and Catherine Ann Nahl, 51, [...]

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