Boater Arrested on Lake Minnetonka after Chase with Infant On-Board

Updated: 07/06/2014 9:48 PM
Created: 07/05/2014 4:43 PM
By: Megan Stewart

A 33-year-old boater was arrested Friday night after leading Hennepin County law enforcement on a water chase on Lake Minnetonka with an infant on-board.

The incident happened around 8:50 p.m. near Maxwell's Bay. Authorities were called to the area on a report of an domestic incident. 

Authorities say Ryan Krueger fled after they ordered him to stop his boat, which was described as a 17-foot runabout. Krueger lead water patrol on a chase for about five minutes before reaching Maxwell's Bay, where he stopped.

Authorities boarded the boat and took Krueger into custody.

He is currently facing felony charges.

The Hennepin County Sheriff's Office is investigating.

Ryan Krueger
Photo: Hennepin County Sheriff's Office

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