Olmsted County Sheriff’s Office
The Minnesota State Patrol is investigating a fatal crash in southern Minnesota Wednesday morning. Authorities said the crash happened at about 8:23 a.m. on Highway 63 in Mower County at milepost 26.
Authorities are looking for four suspects after about $500,000 in jewelry was stolen from a van at a rest stop near Rochester early Monday morning.
Authorities in southeastern Minnesota are asking for the public’s help as a fugitive who is wanted for fleeing police is at-large. The Olmsted County Sheriff’s Office located the suspect, identified as 49-year-old Gregory Victor Ahlers of Lake City, at a residence on the 800 block of Paxton Road Southwest in Rochester Township.
A toddler is recovering after being pinned under a tractor near Rochester Friday morning, according to the Olmsted County Sheriff’s office. The 2-and-a-half-year-old boy was sitting on his grandfather’s lap on a Kubota tractor while he was grading his driveway on the 300 block of 60th Avenue Southwest just before 10:45 a.m.
Authorities are investigating an apparent murder-suicide after two teens were killed inside a southeastern Minnesota home early Monday night.
Authorities have identified the body of a man found in a quarry earlier this week near Rochester and are still calling his death suspicious.
Authorities received a report of a body found at about 5:45 p.m. Tuesday near a quarry in southeastern Olmsted County near Rochester.
A practice session for the Olmsted County sheriff’s dive team turned into a crime scene after a body was discovered near a Zumbro River pedestrian bridge in Rochester.
The incident happened at about 2:38 a.m. Friday on Highway 14, four miles west of Rochester in Olmsted County, according to the Minnesota State Patrol.