Le Sueur County Sheriff’s Office

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Sheriff: 2 Dead In Le Sueur County ATV Crash

Two people were killed in an ATV crash early Thursday morning in southern Minnesota, according to the Le Sueur County Sheriff’s Office. Authorities were called at about 4:33 a.m. to an ATV crash on Sakatah Lake Road in Waterville Township.

08/27/2015

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Sheriff: Teen Seriously Injured After Being Hit By Boat

A 15-year-old girl suffered serious injuries in a boating accident Friday night. The Le Sueur County Sheriff’s Office say Marah Elizabeth Bengston was hit by a boat at about 6:30 p.m. on East Jefferson Lake in Cleveland Township.

07/18/2015

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Le Sueur Woman Drowned While Intoxicated, Autopsy Confirms

An autopsy confirms a camper from Le Sueur drowned in the river where she was found earlier this month. Searchers found the body of 20-year-old Moriah Zwart earlier this month after she went missing wihile camping along the river with a friend

05/23/2015

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Officials: 2 Injured After Dirt Bike Hits Barbed-Wire Fence

Officials say two people were believed to have suffered serious injuries Saturday night in southern Minnesota after their dirt bike crashed into a barbed wire fence.

05/03/2015

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Sheriff: Man, 31, Stole $5K In Soybeans From Grain Bin

31-year-old Elysian man was arrested April 10 and is accused of stealing $5,000 worth of soybeans from a grain bin in rural Waterville, according to the Le Sueur County Sheriff’s Office.

04/15/2015

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2 Injured In Le Sueur County Crash

Two people were injured after a head-on crash in Le Sueur County early Sunday morning. According to the Le Sueur County Sheriff’s Office, officials received a call around 1:53 a.m. of a two-car accident with injuries on North Shore Drive in Washington Township.

02/23/2015

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Kasota Man Accused Of Running Over Girlfriend, Fleeing Scene

A 28-year-old Kasota man is in custody after allegedly throwing his girlfriend out of a vehicle, running over her and then fleeing the scene early Sunday morning. The Le Sueur County Sheriff’s Office says they first received report of the incident at 4:30 a.m. at a residence in Kasota.

01/13/2015

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1 Dead, 1 Hurt In Le Sueur County Memorial Day Crash

One person died and another suffered non-life threatening injuries after a two-vehicle crash in southern Minnesota on Monday, according to the Le Sueur County Sheriff’s Office.

05/27/2014

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H.S. Football Player Dies While Duck Hunting

One person is dead after a boating accident early Saturday morning in Elysian, Minn. According to Waseca County Sheriff’s deputies, five teenagers were duck hunting on Lake Elysian when the boat they were on capsized around 6 a.m. Saturday morning. The boat was approximately 200 yards from shore.

10/27/2012

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Sex Offender From Waterville Turns Himself In

A Level III sex offender who was on supervised release in southern Minnesota and had clipped off a GPS ankle bracelet is back in police custody, according to authorities.

10/25/2012