Minnesota: Armed Homeowner Scares Burglar

This happened in Stewartville, Minnesota. A 24-year-old man told officers he’d heard a noise; when he investigated, he found a man inside the home. The resident — holding a handgun — confronted the man, who said, “oh, (expletive),” then ran out. Officers found indications of forced entry into the home, said Capt. Scott Behrns, but […]

Gun posession banned for convicted of domestic abuse in Minnesota

Here’s what happened: ST. PAUL, Minn. — Gov. Mark Dayton has signed a bill restricting gun possession rights for people convicted of domestic abuse and those subject to restraining orders. The measure was among 19 bills signed by Dayton Friday. The bill requires people convicted of child or domestic abuse to give up their firearms […]