Tuesday, August 04, 2015

Police News

Eagan Police Investigate Argument That Ended in a Stabbing

Eagan Police Investigate Argument That Ended in a Stabbing

On July 4, 2015 at 12:15 PM, Eagan Police responded to the 3700 block of Knoll Ridge Drive after a resident witnessed three individuals acting suspiciously, and talking about stabbing someone.  When officers checked the area, they located an eighteen year old female in the back of an SUV with a suspected stab wound to her back.  She was transported to Regions Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.  Officers located and detained three adult males and two juvenile females in connection   Read more...


Routine Siren Testing Today

As of 12:30 p.m., Wednesday, June 3, the National Weather Service is going forward with the 1st Wednesday of the month, siren testing at 1:00 p.m.. There are no severe weather warnings in effect for the area; the siren activation at 1:00 p.m. is the routine monthly test.

 

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Criteria Changing for Sounding Severe Weather Sirens

Criteria Changing for Sounding Severe Weather Sirens

The annual Severe Weather Awareness Week in Minnesota has been designated the week of April 13, 2015. The City of Eagan, along with other cities in Dakota County, will be participating in a statewide tornado drill Thursday, April 16.  Outdoor warning sirens will sound at 1:45 PM; during that time, schools, businesses, and hospitals should practice their sheltering plans.  The sirens will sound a second time at 6:55 PM, so families and other organizations can utilize the opportunity to develop   Read more...


Eagan Officers Respond to a Medical Emergency at the YMCA Pool

Eagan Officers Respond to a Medical Emergency at the YMCA Pool

On February 16, 2015, at 10:14 A.M, Eagan Police and Fire Personnel along with HealthEast Ambulance responded to a possible drowning at the Eagan YMCA located at 550 Opperman Drive.  A YMCA lifeguard noticed two year old Griffin Nelson floating face down in the pool.  Two lifeguards removed Nelson from the water and performed Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) on the boy for approximately 3-5 minutes.  Witnesses reported that the child was face down in the water for less than a   Read more...


Further Details Released in Connection with 13 Year Old's Death

Further Details Released in Connection with 13 Year Old's Death

On January 25, 2015, at 11:07 AM, Eagan Police Officers responded to 1794 Silver Bell Circle after a fifteen year old male from inside the residence called to report his thirteen year old brother Suhayb Hassan, was unresponsive and bleeding.  The caller initially reported to dispatchers his brother had been running with a knife inside the residence and had fallen where he accidentally stabbed himself.  Police officers, firefighters, and HealthEast Paramedics arrived and attempted life saving measures, but unfortunately the   Read more...


Eagan Police Investigating the Death of a 13 Year Old Boy

Eagan Police Investigating the Death of a 13 Year Old Boy

On January 25, 2015 at 11:07 AM, Eagan Officers responded to a medical in 1700 block of Silver Bell Circle.  A fifteen year old male called from inside the home to report his thirteen year old brother was unresponsive and bleeding from an unspecified wound.  Officers along with HealthEast Paramedics performed life-saving measures, but were unable to revive the boy.

Investigators are working with the Hennepin County Medical Examiner’s office, and are treating this as a suspicious death.    Read more...


Two Injured After Reported Shooting

Two Injured After Reported Shooting

On December 1, 2014, at 6:34 PM, Eagan Police Officers responded to several reports of gunshots fired near the 3800 block of Ballantrae Road.  Multiple witnesses reported hearing an argument followed by gunshots and at least one vehicle leaving the area.  One resident reported an unknown man knocked on his door and said he had been shot. This man fled prior to the police arriving, but while investigating the incident, officers learned there were two victims with gunshot wounds at   Read more...