The following is a rundown of crime-related stories from our Dakota County sites this last week.
All stories have been verified, and those accused are innocent until proven guilty.
For the complete story, click on the link in the headline.
Police: Apple Valley Man Strangled Pregnant Wife to Death, Staged Accident Scene
Roger Earl Holland is charged with two counts of second-degree murder for the death of his wife and unborn child, but Dakota County Attorney James Backstrom has vowed to bring the case before a grand jury.
Two Women Arrested for Trashing Car with Baseball Bat
Police say Teckla Christine Williams and Shanika Jeanine Mays' alleged attack on the Nissan Pathfinder was part of a larger campaign of harassment directed at the victim, who they perceived as a rival.
Burnsville Widow Offers $1,000 Reward for Funerary Urn
Burglars broke into one Burnsville woman's home over February and stole the pewter box containing her husband's ashes.
Lawsuit Against Disgraced Boy Scout Leader Settled
A settlement has been reached in one of two civil cases against former Burnsville scoutmaster Peter Stibal II, who is currently serving a 21 year sentence for child molestation.
Police: Man Broke Infant's Leg and Ribs, Caused Brain Hemorrhage
Eagan police say Ryan Andrew Gasior cried and vomited when confronted by investigators, who described the child's injuries.
Drunk Driver Arrested After Allegedly Falling Asleep With Vehicle in Gear
The woman was charged with a third-degree DWI, according to the latest Eagan police reports.
Lakeville Lobster Tail Larceny Leads to Drug Discovery, Felony Charges
Police discovered evidence of cocaine and heroin use after Kevin Leigh Polski, 25, allegedly helped himself to the makings of a sumptuous meal at Cub Foods.
Dumb Criminal: High Driver Could't Ask Grandma For Ride—She Was High, Too
A driver was told by police to get a ride home because he had been smoking marijuana. He thought to ask his grandmother, until he realized she had been smoking, too.
Farmington Man to Stand Trial for 2011 Stabbing at Lakeville Apartment
In April, Randall James Thole, 51, is scheduled to stand trial for a stabbing at a Lakeville apartment complex.
Northfield Blotter: Two Assault Calls in Three Hours
The Northfield Police Department's crime report for March 11-13.
Police: Pregnant Woman—Faribault Native—Slain by Husband
Roger Earl Holland is charged with two counts of second-degree murder for the death of his wife and unborn child, but Dakota County Attorney James Backstrom has vowed to bring the