Le Sueur County
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.
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.
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.
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.
The 18-year-old man accused of fatally shooting his father in their rural Montgomery home told police he was “somewhat relieved he would not have to deal with him anymore.” Police said 48-year-old Richard Joseph Nelson was shot at about 10:30 p.m. on Monday at his home on the 10600 block of Le Sueur Avenue.
Investigators say they have taken a teenager into custody after a man was found shot in the head in Montgomery, Minn. The incident happened at about 11 p.m. on Monday on the 10600 block of Le Sueur Avenue.
A man and his 1-year-old mastiff were reunited after they were both ejected from their vehicle in a rollover crash earlier this week.
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.
A 55-year-old woman died Thursday morning from injuries she suffered in a motorcycle accident in Le Sueur County on Sunday, according to the Minnesota State Patrol.