MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – A Minnesota State Trooper has entered a guilty plea in an April speeding case and admitted to driving 94 mph in a 55 mph zone for no good reason.
Sgt. Jesse Grabow, a 17-year veteran of the patrol, entered the plea on July 17, documents from Otter Tail County show. As part of the deal, he agreed to pay a fine of more than $500 for a petty misdemeanor charge.READ MORE: Sheriff: Miltona Man, 48, Killed In ATV Rollover
The court accepted the plea.READ MORE: 2 Women Injured, Man Detained After Stabbing In Crystal
On April 28, Grabow was caught speeding on Highway 210 in a State Patrol squad car and subsequently charged.
Following the incident, the State Patrol said its troopers aren’t immune to the dangers of speeding and said Grabow “erred in judgement.”MORE NEWS: Pfizer Says Its COVID-19 Vaccine Is Safe And Effective In Kids Ages 5-11 (CBS News)
Grabow, of Barnesville, was temporarily reassigned following the incident.