Transcript for 5-year-old allegedly thrown off balcony at Mall of America
First of all most importantly armed that the child that fell is still alive and who has been some reports in. Concerns about whether or not he was it is all like he is still receiving care the suspect that we located yesterday's been identified these Emanuel Du'Shon Miranda. We provided that mean yesterday and a written format. That suspect. Was seen fleeing the scene immediately after the incident happened. He was located very quickly and was brought arrested and brought to Wilmington police department. He has. Been cooperative with our detectives in as of last night he was transported down to the Hannifin county jail currently being held on on. Charges for attempted homicide. We do have prior contacts with. This individual here in Bloomington. Back in 2015. We had three prior contacts one of them in July. That also occurred at the Mall of America he was seen throwing an object off of one of the floors. Oh. Third level. And when the officers tried to speak with him he became. You he was not cooperative. Ultimately he was arrested. And he was held for three charges on that particular case I was a gross miss obstruction disorderly conduct and damage to property. We also had contact with him later in 2015. At a local restaurant where he refused to pay his bill. In a third contact in 2050. And also at a restaurant where he was involved in an altercation with the staff of the restaurant. Ultimately he threw. A glass at one of the employees. He was arrested in that particular case as well.
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