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: Minnesota Weather: Dangerous Wind Chills Return Wednesday
The court accepted the plea.READ MORE: Towns' 3-Point Play Helps Wolves Edge Knicks 112-110
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: Media Groups Protest Restrictions For Federal Trial Of Ex-Officers Charged In George Floyd's Death
Grabow, of Barnesville, was temporarily reassigned following the incident.