Authorities looking for suspect involved in robbery of Carl’s Corner in Essig on Wednesday

By |2018-08-29T15:02:51-05:00August 29th, 2018|

Authorities report Carl's Corner in Essig was burglarized in the early morning hours on Wednesday, with the suspect making off with various items. The Brown County Sheriff's Office reports around 3:36 a.m., it received a report of an alarm and burglary in progress at the restaurant. The suspect or suspects reportedly forced entry into the building and took cash from a gambling box along with three bottles of Bacardi Rum. When deputies arrived the unknown person or persons were no longer at the scene. The Sheriff's Office later received a report of a laser level being stolen from a semi parked [...]

UPDATE: Suspect involved in robbery at Le Hillier Quick Mart still on the loose

By |2018-07-10T15:11:30-05:00July 10th, 2018|

Blue Earth County Sheriff's Officials have called off search efforts north of Saint Clair to find a suspect involved in a robbery at the Le Hillier Quick Mart around 1:56 a.m. Tuesday. According to the report, a male entered the store wearing a mask and displayed a blunt object, he then fled the scene after obtaining cash. Deputies located a suspicious black Cadillac CTS and pursued the vehicle through the South Bend Township and towards the intersection of County Road 90 and Highway 83. Authorities performed a maneuver on the Cadillac, causing it to spin out into the ditch.  The driver [...]

County Attorney: Winter weather has helped cut down on Felony cases in 2018

By |2018-04-09T16:28:39-05:00April 9th, 2018|

The latest stats show that Felony crime is down in Blue Earth County so far in 2018, with a total of 160 case filings. County Attorney Pat McDermott says projections for criminal fillings are in-line or a little bit below previous years. Blue Earth County Attorney Pat McDermott "It's been a long, long winter and we've had a lot of snow and a lot of snow. That kind of cuts down on the outside activities. It's typically when spring gets here our numbers will go up. Our numbers go up in the summer time. We have our ebbs and [...]

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