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May 4, 2016
Suspect in police chase through restaurant gave false name
ALEXANDRIA — A suspect who was arrested Monday after police chased him through a restaurant now faces more legal trouble. He allegedly gave the Alexandria police officers a false name, using the name of a former acquaintance rather than his own. The new information surfaced after...
May 4, 2016 - 8:09pm
Bystander shoots video of police chase outside restaurant
ALEXANDRIA — Judd Hoff of nearby Glenwood and his wife happened to be parked by China Buffet when the chase happened. All he wanted was soup...
May 4, 2016 - 8:06pm
April 21, 2016
Man who rammed police vehicle during high speed chase shot, injured
ST. PAUL — Minnesota’s Bureau of Criminal Apprehension is investigating a shooting where a man who rammed an Austin police officer’s vehicle was shot and injured by a city officer during a high speed chase. The incident Wednesday night about 8 p.m. started after a report of...
April 21, 2016 - 8:50pm
Woman drives into lake, rescued by officers who were chasing her
HUDSON, Wis. — Officers from Minnesota plunged into frigid Lake Mallalieu in northwest Wisconsin early Thursday to rescue a woman who had led...
April 21, 2016 - 3:27pm
December 9, 2015
Man leads police on 100 mph chase after drinking ‘28 to 34’ beers
BELGRADE — A man led police on a chase driving more than 100 mph before admitting to drinking “28 to 34” beers, according to criminal charges...
December 9, 2015 - 4:25pm
September 14, 2015
Windom man killed after chase with law enforcement
BROOKINGS, S.D. — A 58-year-old Windom man died following a chase with law enforcement late Sunday night. According to a release from the Brookings County Sheriff’s Department, at 11:20 p.m. Sunday, a trooper with the South Dakota Highway Patrol received a complaint of an erratic...
September 14, 2015 - 10:08pm
July 6, 2015
Wrong-way driver leads officers on chase
CROOKSTON — A Grand Forks, N.D., woman was arrested Saturday night after officers say was driving in the wrong traffic lanes and led officers on a chase across state lines. Rhonda Kay Wilkens, 46, was charged after the incident, which occurred about 10 p.m. Saturday, a news release...
July 6, 2015 - 9:18pm
March 30, 2015
Albertson charged with second DWI, felony in chase Sunday
WILMONT — A high-speed chase ended in a field Sunday with a Bigelow man in the hot seat. Zachary Heath Albertson, 21, is facing a felony charge of fleeing a peace officer in a motor vehicle. He also faces gross misdemeanor charges of operating a motor vehicle under influence...
March 30, 2015 - 9:37pm
January 13, 2015
Chase hits 125 mph on Interstate 94, Patrol says
FERGUS FALLS (FNS) — A 45-mile chase with speeds up to 125 mph on Interstate 94 ended in Fergus Falls late Friday evening. Boon Vang, 28, of Minneapolis, was finally stopped with tire disabling devices. Vang was heading west on I-94 at about 10:30 p.m. Friday when a Minnesota...
January 13, 2015 - 8:07pm
December 8, 2014
Details emerge in officer-involved shooting
LUVERNE — Details regarding the officer-involved shooting that occurred Thursday night during a high-speed chase encompassing two southwest Minnesota counties were released Monday. The Rock County Sheriff’s Office assisted the Adrian Police Department in the chase, which ended...
December 8, 2014 - 10:06pm
September 24, 2014
Suspect stopped in high-speed pursuit
ROCK RAPIDS, Iowa — On Tuesday evening, the Lyon County Sheriff’s Department was informed that an Orange City, Iowa, police officer was pursuing a vehicle, nearing Lyon County. At about 8:45 p.m., the pursuit entered Lyon County southeast of George, and Lyon County deputies joined...
September 24, 2014 - 8:57pm
April 11, 2012
High-speed chase in Rock Rapids
ROCK RAPIDS, Iowa -- A man is being held in the Lyon County Jail after a high-speed chase late Tuesday. Lyon County Sheriff's deputies responded to a report of a disturbance at 10:15 p.m. Tuesday at 417 W. Michigan Avenue in George, Iowa. Ryan Earl Klein, 23, allegedly displayed...
April 11, 2012 - 8:39pm
June 8, 2011
Man who led high-speed chase sent to prison
WORTHINGTON -- Majuang Thomas Ojulu, 20, of Worthington, was sentenced earlier this week to 13 months incarceration after pleading guilty in April to fleeing a peace officer in a motor vehicle. In March, Ojulu led authorities on a high-speed chases through Worthington, following...
June 8, 2011 - 8:30pm
May 25, 2011
High-speed chase suspect apprehended by K-9 unit
WORTHINGTON -- A report of a fight in progress over the weekend evolved into a brief high speed chase, followed by the suspect fleeing on foot and being apprehended by a K-9 unit. According to the criminal complaint filed this week, an officer responding to a report of people fighting...
May 25, 2011 - 8:20pm
April 12, 2011
Lyon County deputy involved in high speed chase
ROCK RAPIDS, Iowa -- A Lyon County deputy was involved in a high speed chase Monday after attempting to stop a vehicle allegedly driven by Eric Matthew Hopewell, 48, of Sioux Falls, S.D. Driving a 1960s Plymouth, Hopewell was allegedly driving east on Iowa 9 one mile east of Rock...
April 12, 2011 - 8:31pm