Reporter | General assignment

Alex Chhith is a general assignment reporter for the Star Tribune.


Man charged in homicide outside St. Paul bar

His bail is set at $1.5 million.


Carver man charged in sextortion of minors and an adult

Authorities believe the 25-year-old engaged in sextortion and catfishing since at least 2012.


Police investigating death at University of Minnesota fraternity house

Police said the man was in his 30s.


No more bone-cold winters in Minnesota? Normal temps are rising

State's climate is warming faster than much of the nation.


Hennepin County adopts climate change plan

The board also recently committed to achieving net-zero emissions by 2050.


Minneapolis police chase vehicle with shooting suspect over several cities

Minneapolis police pursued a shooting suspect across several cities before the suspect and four others were arrested in Plymouth on Monday afternoon.Several guns were recovered,…


Cretin-Derham Hall students protest after some suspended following BLM protest

Some were suspended after an April 19 protest.


Man charged with murder in Cedar-Riverside shooting death

The suspect told police he had an "extremely bad day," the charges say.


Death of man found in Dakota County culvert ruled a homicide

The death of a man whose body was found Monday in a Dakota County culvert has been ruled a homicide.The body of Manuel Mandujano, 39,…


Most Minnesotans will need Real ID deadline extension to become compliant

Only 22% of driver's licenses and identification card holders in the state comply with Real ID regulations.