Photo, blog post by John Hoff
Samuel Johosephat Taylor stands accused of murdering a cab driver in North Minneapolis. This story has been covered extensively by the mainstream media, click here for an example, but it's often the role of this blog to search for neglected and passed over snippets of information.
In that regard, the whole and unedited criminal complaint is helpful. Click here for the original document placed online by the Hennepin County Attorney.
Here is the complaint, word for word, with some analysis and commentary tossed into the criminal stew.
Complainant, Sgt. Christopher Granger of the Minneapolis Police Department, has investigated the facts and circumstances of this offense and believes the following establishes probable cause:
On or about March 14, 2012, officers...