Chaska Police Department
Chaska Police are looking for a driver who fled the scene after a bicyclist was hit by a car Wednesday night. Police were called at about 9:45 p.m. to the area of Highway 41 and Fourth Street, in downtown Chaska, where a bicyclist told police they were hit by a silver or gray passenger car occupied by two men.
The family of a woman shot and killed by police on Highway 212 last year is suing Chaska Police. The lawsuit says that Dawn Pfister was a hostage and was needlessly shot and killed by Chaska Police. Pfister was in a car driven by her boyfriend, Mathew Serbus, last February. Their car rear ended another vehicle, and they fled the scene. Police began a high-speed chase.
A fire burned through a two-story house in Chaska, charring the upstairs black and shooting flames above the roof.
Authorities say a boy was arrested in connection with the threats that prompted the lockdown and closing of Chaska High School Tuesday morning.
Chaska High School is in a precautionary lockdown Tuesday morning after officials learned of a threat against the school.
A violent fight was caught on tape at Chaska High School. A student attacked another student earlier this month, and nobody stepped in to help.
A 44-year-old woman was arrested Tuesday in connection with the May 11 robbery of a Chaska bar.