St. Boni council talks burglaries

The St. Boni City Council dealt with a variety of issues at its April 5 meeting, including reports from the Minnetrista Department of Public Safety and state Sen. Dave Osmek, as well as a discussion regarding a public nuisance complaint about a cargo crate at a property on Wildwood Avenue.

Minnetrista police Sgt. Pat Cummings reported that a 19-year-old man had been arrested in a series of residential burglaries in the St. Bonifacius area that occurred during the month of March. Subsequent search warrants were executed at a local residence and vehicle, where items connecting the suspect with the burglaries had been recovered, Cummings said.

“We’re extremely confident that he is responsible for most, if not all, of the recent incidents,” said Cummings.

The suspect is being held at the Hennepin County Adult Detention Facility pending charges.

Mayor Shawn Ruotsinoja commended the department.

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