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Minnesota resident arrested after fleeing border

By Randy Thoms Jun 8, 2023 | 2:25 PM

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A Minnesota woman is in hot water after speeding away from the border in Fort Frances.

The incident happened at around 8 p.m. Wednesday.

OPP were called and tracked the suspect vehicle down, but the driver initially didn’t stop.

Police were eventually able to get the vehicle to stop a short time later.

A 43-year-old woman from Rochester, Minnesota was immediately taken into custody.

She was charged with;

  • – Flight from Peace Officer
  • – Fail to Stop for Police
  • – Drive Motor Vehicle – Perform Stunt – Excessive Speed
  • – Speeding 50+km/h Over Posted Limit
  • – Drive Without Proper Headlights
  • – Driver – Fail to Properly Wear Seat Belt

The woman was scheduled to make a court appearance today.


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