(Rochester, MN) — A Rochester woman is confessing to her part in assisting an arson suspect linked to the unrest following the murder of George Floyd. Mena Yousif pleaded guilty yesterday in federal court to a charge of aiding and abetting after she helped her husband, Jose Felan Junior, to flee to Mexico. The feds accuse Felan of setting fires on several businesses in May of last year in St. Paul. Yousif admitted to assisting her spouse by traveling with him from authorities, destroying evidence, and providing false information to law enforcement.
Rochester Woman Pleads Guilty In Connection To Arson In St. Paul
By Ashley Hanley|2021-09-10T06:37:01-05:00September 10th, 2021|
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Ashley (Goettl) Hanley is a North Mankato native and Mankato West graduate who made the switch from TV journalism to radio. After five years at KEYC News 12, Ashley is thrilled to be working for KTOE News. Ashley and her husband John, and son John, enjoy spending time in the community. You can also find Ashley coaching and playing softball and supporting her brother on the MSU football team and her sister with Scarlet athletics. Even though she went to the University of Wisconsin-River Falls, Ashley kept her Minnesota roots and is a big Twins and Vikings fan!