Wright County Sheriff’s Office

Monticello Mourns After Missing Man’s Body FoundA body recovered from the Mississippi River in Otsego Thursday afternoon was visually confirmed by investigators to be a 23-year-old Monticello man who had been missing since last Saturday. The Wright County Sheriff's Office says the body of Joe Brunn was found by volunteers in the river at about 11:30 a.m.
Otsego Family Sends Heartfelt Plea For Help In Search Of Missing ManThe Wright County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help in locating a missing man. Joseph Gerald Brunn, 23, has been missing since 2 a.m. Saturday morning.
Police: Wright Co. Deputy Arrested For DWIA Wright County Sheriff's deputy was arrested Monday morning on suspicion of drunk driving. Buffalo police say 55-year-old Craig Canton drove his car to the Wright County Courthouse Monday morning to report for bailiff duty.
State Patrol: Pedestrian Hit By Off-Duty Wright Co. Deputy Near ClearwaterAuthorities are investigating after a pedestrian was hit by an off-duty Wright County sheriff's deputy Tuesday morning. The Minnesota State Patrol says the incident happened at about 6:11 a.m. on County Road 75 east of Highway 24, which is near Clearwater in Wright County.
Police: Man Assaults, Steals Car Of Good Samaritan A 27-year-old man was arrested Thursday night after he assaulted and stole the car of a Good Samaritan who stopped to help him when he crashed into a ditch in Wright County.
Driver, 16, Dies In Wright Co. Crash, 2 Passengers Injured Officials in the north metro say a 16-year-old girl from Albertville died last Friday after a car crash in a cornfield.
Sheriff's Deputy Hurt In Crash With School Bus In AlbertvilleAuthorities say a Wright County sheriff's deputy suffered non-life threatening injuries after her cruiser was involved in a crash with a school bus Tuesday afternoon near the St. Michael-Albertville border.
Elk River Mourning Officer's Death In Weekend Double MurderAn Elk River police officer killed over the weekend, is being remembered as a loyal officer and a hard worker. Officer Todd Besser, 49, was shot to death Saturday evening in a home in St. Michael. His 27-year-old son, Blake Besser, was also killed in that home.
Communities In Shock After Elk River Cop, Son Killed In St. MichaelThe Elk River Police Department is dealing with the death of an officer for the first time in the department's history. Officer Todd Besser and his son were both shot to death Saturday night. And now, authorities have another one of the officer's sons in custody.
1 Dead, 1 In Custody After Wright Co. Snowmobile AccidentAuthorities say alcohol may have been a factor in a fatal snowmobile accident on a Wright County lake early Sunday morning. The Wright County Sheriff's Office says the accident happened on the shoreline of Ramsey Lake at about 12:51 a.m. near the 5600 block of 33rd St. NW in Maple Lake Township.
Sheriff: 4 Arrested After Chase In Wright CountyFour people were arrested Thursday after a police chase in Wright County ended with the recovery of stolen property, authorities said. The Wright County Sheriff's Office observed a 1993 Cadillac Fleetwood that had been stolen traveling eastbound on County Road 35 towards St. Michael.
Authorities: Case Of Missing Wright Co. Man Is Now A Death InvestigationAuthorities said they are now treating the case of a missing Wright County man as a death investigation. According to Sheriff Joe Hagerty, authorities discovered evidence during a search in Hutchinson that led them to believe the disappearance of Christopher Rossing is now a death investigation.