Minnesota police say Good Samaritan apparently wasn’t such a helper

Police: Good Samaritan not such a helper

WAITE PARK, Minn. — Police in central Minnesota said a man who claimed he was assaulted and robbed while helping two people was lying. Waite Park Police Chief Dave Bentrud said the 34-year-old Cold Spring man admitted to making the crime up, but it’s unclear why.

Minnesota police: Man stabs victim for refusing to make way for him on the sidewalk

Police: Minor sidewalk squabble leads to stabbing

Minn. police say man who wanted ‘trouble’ jailed after smashing TV at Target with baseball bat

Police: Man seeking ‘trouble’ smashes TV with bat