FREE e-Newsletter
Important News - Hot Topics
Get them Now!

Top News

Minn. Man Gets 17 Years for Police Ambush

April 03, 2013  | 

A Minneapolis man who called 911 so he could "hurt some cops" has been sentenced to 17 1/2 years in prison for the ambush attack.

Marsenior P. Johnson, 39, was sentenced Friday in Hennepin County District Court for wounding Minneapolis Park Police Officers James Huber and Katherine Hammes on Aug. 21. The officers had responded to a report of a knifepoint robbery in the area of Minnehaha Parkway West at Bryant Avenue South.

Officer Huber shot Johnson as he stood over Officer Hammes and was poised to stab her again with the 4- to 5-inch blade, reports the Star-Tribune.

Comments (1)

Displaying 1 - 1 of 1

Trigger @ 4/5/2013 7:16 AM

17 1/2 years, you can get more than that for B&E

Join the Discussion

POLICE Magazine does not tolerate comments that include profanity, personal attacks or antisocial behavior (such as "spamming" or "trolling"). This and other inappropriate content or material will be removed. We reserve the right to block any user who violates this, including removing all content posted by that user.

Other Recent News

Ex-L.A. County Sheriff's Deputies Sentenced to Prison for Beating of Jail Visitor
Two former Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies were sentenced to prison Monday for their...
Video: Pennsylvania Officer Shot and Killed at Domestic
Officer Lloyd Reed responded to a domestic call Saturday night at a residence in New...
Connecticut State Trooper Caring for 2 Young Deer
A Connecticut state trooper has been caring for two fawns since their mother was killed.
Video: Fired Massachusetts Officer who was Charged with Fabricating Shooting Report Found Dead
Bryan Johnson, 24, was found dead in his home in Millis around 3:30 a.m. on Thanksgiving,...
Activists Protest Police in Downtown Chicago Shopping Zone on Black Friday
On one of the busiest U.S. retails days, thousands of people took to Chicago's most...

Get Your FREE Trial Issue and Win a Gift! Subscribe Today!
Yes! Please rush me my FREE TRIAL ISSUE of POLICE magazine and FREE Officer Survival Guide with tips and tactics to help me safely get out of 10 different situations.

Just fill in the form to the right and click the button to receive your FREE Trial Issue.

If POLICE does not satisfy you, just write "cancel" on the invoice and send it back. You'll pay nothing, and the FREE issue is yours to keep. If you enjoy POLICE, pay only $25 for a full one-year subscription (12 issues in all). Enjoy a savings of nearly 60% off the cover price!

Offer valid in US only. Outside U.S., click here.
It's easy! Just fill in the form below and click the red button to receive your FREE Trial Issue.
First Name:
Last Name:
Zip Code:
We respect your privacy. Please let us know if the address provided is your home, as your RANK / AGENCY will not be included on the mailing label.
E-mail Address:

Police Magazine