September 26, 2017 09:41 AM
(ABC 6 News) -- A Rochester man was arrested Monday night after allegedly leading authorities on a high speed chase.
According to Sergeant Troy Christianson with the Minnesota State Patrol, a trooper saw a truck run a stop light on 2nd Street in Rochester just after 11 p.m. on September 25. Sgt. Christianson said the driver then continued north on Highway 52 from 2nd Street at a high rate of speed and would not stop for the trooper.
The driver then took the 75th Street exit, stopped and exited the vehicle. Sgt. Christianson said the driver, 30-year-old Bennie Byler of Rochester, was taken into custody without incident. Byler faces a felony charge of fleeing in a motor vehicle.
Updated: September 26, 2017 09:41 AM
Created: September 26, 2017 09:37 AM
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