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  • VIDEO: 'Spoiled' baby deer just wants belly rubs

    VIDEO: 'Spoiled' baby deer just wants belly rubs

    Friday, August 1 2014 4:30 PM EDT2014-08-01 20:30:20 GMT
    A tree trimming crew picked up a baby deer to move it to a safe location, but it just wanted to stay in the arms of a worker.
    A tree trimming crew picked up a baby deer to move it to a safe location, but it just wanted to stay in the arms of a worker.
  • PHOTOS: In memory of Mendota Heights Officer Scott Patrick

    PHOTOS: In memory of Mendota Heights Officer Scott Patrick

    Thursday, July 31 2014 3:48 PM EDT2014-07-31 19:48:12 GMT
    Paramedics gathered early Thursday morningParamedics gathered early Thursday morning
    Hundreds of family members, friends and members of the Mendota Heights community continued to gather Thursday to honor Officer Scott Patrick, the first in the department to die in the line of duty.
    Hundreds of family members, friends and members of the Mendota Heights community continued to gather Thursday to honor Officer Scott Patrick, the first in the department to die in the line of duty.
  • Mendota Heights cop killer charged: 'I hate cops and I'm guilty'

    Mendota Heights cop killer charged

    Friday, August 1 2014 4:20 PM EDT2014-08-01 20:20:05 GMT

    Criminal charges against Brian Fitch in the shooting death of Mendota Heights Police Officer Scott Patrick will be announced at a 2 p.m. news conference with prosecutors from Dakota County and Ramsey County.

    Criminal charges against Brian Fitch in the shooting death of Mendota Heights Police Officer Scott Patrick will be announced at a 2 p.m. news conference with prosecutors from Dakota County and Ramsey County.


  • POWERFUL VIDEO: Minnesota soldier returns to be laid to rest

    POWERFUL VIDEO: Minnesota soldier returns to be laid to rest

    Friday, August 1 2014 6:55 AM EDT2014-08-01 10:55:06 GMT
    It's an extremely emotional bit of footage that is rapidly spreading across social media, and the scene shot by a South Carolina man in the terminal has reached the soldier's grateful family.
    It's an extremely emotional bit of footage that is rapidly spreading across social media, and the scene shot by a South Carolina man in the terminal has reached the soldier's grateful family.
  • 2 American Ebola patients transferred to Atlanta hospital

    2 American Ebola patients transferred to Atlanta hospital

    Friday, August 1 2014 5:59 PM EDT2014-08-01 21:59:31 GMT

    Two American aid workers diagnosed with Ebola will be transferred to Emory University Hospital in Atlanta for treatment. The two contracted the deadly virus while caring for sick patients in Liberia.


    Two American aid workers diagnosed with Ebola will be transferred to Emory University Hospital in Atlanta for treatment. The two contracted the deadly virus while caring for sick patients in Liberia.


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  • IN CUSTODY: Officer shooting suspect Brian George Fitch Sr.

    IN CUSTODY: Officer shooting suspect Brian George Fitch Sr.

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 10:07 PM EDT2014-07-31 02:07:28 GMT
    Fox 9 News is learning more about the suspect wanted in connection with the fatal shooting of Mendota Heights Police Officer Scott Patrick, 47, during a traffic stop, and it turns out he was already a wanted man when that traffic stop began.

    Fox 9 News is learning more about the suspect wanted in connection with the fatal shooting of Mendota Heights Police Officer Scott Patrick, 47, during a traffic stop, and it turns out he was already a wanted man when that traffic stop began.
  • Mendota Heights officer shooting: 7 important facts

    Mendota Heights officer shooting: 7 important facts

    Friday, August 1 2014 2:00 PM EDT2014-08-01 18:00:18 GMT
    With their suspect in custody after a shootout with officers in St. Paul, police are now releasing more information about the fatal shooting of Mendota Heights Police Officer Scott Patrick and the manhunt that followed.
    With their suspect in custody after a shootout with officers in St. Paul, police are now releasing more information about the fatal shooting of Mendota Heights Police Officer Scott Patrick and the manhunt that followed.
  • Wrong place, wrong car, but I-494 chase suspect in jail

    Wrong place, wrong car, but I-494 chase suspect in jail

    Thursday, July 31 2014 9:48 PM EDT2014-08-01 01:48:36 GMT
    Shortly after investigators began looking for a suspected cop killer believed to be in a green, 4-door vehicle, a chase unfolded on Interstate 494 -- but the driver was a different man who has had run-ins with the law before.
    Shortly after investigators began looking for a suspected cop killer believed to be in a green, 4-door vehicle, a chase unfolded on Interstate 494 -- but the driver was a different man who has had run-ins with the law before.
  • Minneapolis dad shot after confronting son's bullies on bus

    Minneapolis dad shot after confronting son's bullies on bus

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 11:21 PM EDT2014-07-30 03:21:09 GMT
    Sixteen-year old Joshua Davis Ford has been charged with second-degree murder in the shooting death of a father after he confronted Ford on a Metro Transit bus for harassing his son.
    Sixteen-year old Joshua Davis Ford has been charged with second-degree murder in the shooting death of a father after he confronted Ford on a Metro Transit bus for harassing his son.
  • SWAT team arrests suspected cop killer in St. Paul

    SWAT team arrests suspected cop killer in St. Paul

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 10:42 PM EDT2014-07-31 02:42:24 GMT
    On Wednesday night, dozens of officers -- including a SWAT team -- descended on Sycamore and Rice streets in St. Paul after a suspected cop killer apparently opened fire on officers and was shot multiple times.
    On Wednesday night, dozens of officers -- including a SWAT team -- descended on Sycamore and Rice streets in St. Paul after a suspected cop killer apparently opened fire on officers after escaping a neighborhood near the intersection of Baker and Livingston, where the car used in the crime was found.
  • Mendota Heights police officer shot in West St. Paul; suspect shot

    Mendota Heights police officer shot in West St. Paul; suspect shot

    Thursday, July 31 2014 12:36 AM EDT2014-07-31 04:36:05 GMT

    A Mendota Heights police officer was shot and killed Wednesday afternoon during a traffic stop near Dodd Road and Smith Avenue in West St. Paul, Fox 9 sources confirmed. Police arrested the suspect later Wednesday night.


    A Mendota Heights police officer was shot and killed Wednesday afternoon during a traffic stop near Dodd Road and Smith Avenue in West St. Paul, Fox 9 sources confirmed. Police arrested the suspect later Wednesday night.


  • OFFICER KILLED: 'He said, 'Hey, can I use your mom's car?'

    OFFICER KILLED: 'He said, 'Hey, can I use your mom's car?'

    Thursday, July 31 2014 8:05 PM EDT2014-08-01 00:05:51 GMT
    Over the last few months, he came to know Brian George Fitch Sr. as a friend -- and he admits he thought nothing of it when the 39-year-old asked to ditch his vehicle in the back yard and take a different one.
    Over the last few months, he came to know Brian George Fitch Sr. as a friend -- and he admits he thought nothing of it when the 39-year-old asked to ditch his vehicle in the back yard and take a different one.
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