BARRON COUNTY, Wis. (WCCO) — A Wisconsin sheriff said a man who made his career catching bad guys is now one himself.
The Barron County Sheriff’s office said Waupun officer Brad Young broke into a Green Lake restaurant yesterday, and drove off in a stolen car.READ MORE: Timeline: Events Since George Floyd's Arrest, Murder On May 25, 2020
Deputies lost him after he ran into a cornfield near Rice Lake.READ MORE: Kyle Quinn, 31, Killed In St. Paul's 3rd Homicide Of The Year; Suspect Arrested
Two hours later, a pickup truck was reported stolen in that area.
The sheriff’s office said they’re not sure if Young has a gun or another weapon on him.MORE NEWS: COVID In Minnesota: 78 More Deaths Reported; Rolling Positivity Rate Still Reaching New Highs
The public is asked to call 911 if you see young.