MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The Kandiyohi County Sheriff’s Office says that they’ve apprehended a 33-year-old man following a police pursuit Friday afternoon.
The pursuit started in Dovre Township as officers with a drug and gang task force tried to stop a vehicle near 60th Avenue Northeast and 1st Street North. This was just before 1 p.m.READ MORE: Osakis Turns Out For Beloved Coach & Widower Who Leaves Behind 3 Boys
The vehicle did not stop for authorities, an a pursuit ensued that lasted for more than three miles. At that point, the driver abandoned the car on foot.READ MORE: New Car Market Delays Drive Used Car Prices To Spike By Thousands
The driver was taken into custody shortly thereafter.MORE NEWS: 1 Killed, 2 Seriously Injured In Head-On Collision Near Hinckley
He was not immediately identified.
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