(Isanti County, MN) — The state Bureau of Criminal Apprehension is investigating a fatal officer-involved shooting in Isanti County Sunday afternoon. Authorities say the incident began outside a Blaine Kohl’s department store following reports of a theft. The suspects fled the scene in a stolen car, leading to a pursuit north on Highway 65. After the vehicle was disabled near Braham, a shootout occurred as the suspects left the car. A K9 from the Anoka Police Department was wounded while one of the suspects was shot and killed. The other suspect was taken into custody with no injuries. Bravo, the K9, went to a vet hospital for emergency surgery.
K9 Wounded, Suspect Dead In Isanti County
By Ashley Hanley|2021-02-22T06:23:57-06:00February 22nd, 2021|
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Ashley (Goettl) Hanley is a North Mankato native and Mankato West graduate who made the switch from TV journalism to radio. After five years at KEYC News 12, Ashley is thrilled to be working for KTOE News. Ashley and her husband John, and son John, enjoy spending time in the community. You can also find Ashley coaching and playing softball and supporting her brother on the MSU football team and her sister with Scarlet athletics. Even though she went to the University of Wisconsin-River Falls, Ashley kept her Minnesota roots and is a big Twins and Vikings fan!