Crime
Sheriff’s office creates joint task force with police departments Several police departments agreed to join an electronic crimes task force with the Dakota County Sheriff’s Office to help combat online and technology-based crimes. The sheriff’s office will implement a three-year pilot program ...Read More
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Police are investigating a shooting in Eagan in which two men were wounded. According to a news release by Eagan police, officers responded to reports of gunshots at 6:34 p.m. Monday, Dec. 1, near the 3800 block of Ballantrae Road. Multiple witnesses reported hearing several people arguing, which wa...Read More
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An Eagan man pleaded guilty to manslaughter charges last week for the accidental smothering death of his infant son. Nathan Scott Savage, 30, made his plea Oct. 29 in a Dakota County Court. Two other manslaughter charges as well as one count each of child neglect and child endangerment were dismisse...Read More
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An Eagan police officer examining what appeared to be a suspect’s cellphone during a traffic stop last week was in for quite a shock. As the officer was opening the case for the device … zzzzzap! The device, it turned out, wasn’t a cellphone but a stun gun designed to resemble a cellphone, pol...Read More
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An Eagan woman received jail time and probation for cutting another woman during a 2013 holiday party. Arouna Mahachay, 30, was sentenced on Sept. 19 to 90 days in jail and 10 years of probation. Mahachay pleaded guilty in May to second-degree assault with a dangerous weapon. A third-degree assault ...Read More
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