Five Arrested in Connection to Dinkytown Robberies
Five men were arrested in relation to several armed robberies that occured in the University Avenue corridor over the past week, the Star Tribune reports.
The five men were arrested near 15th and Brook avenues Tuesday night after attempting to rob a woman. Despite having abandoned the vehicle they were seen using last weekend, the men were busted with purses and other belongings of the woman that had been robbed. The items were found both on the men and in their new vehicle.
Police have also released surveillance footage of a separate man believed to be involved in four downtown robberies. The man is armed and dangerous.