Waite Park Kohl's Theft Leads Authorities on Interstate Pursuit

October 12, 2017 08:07 AM

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Two people were arrested Wednesday evening after leading authorities on a pursuit on Interstate 94, according to the Waite Park Police Department.


Police say they first received a report of a theft that occurred at the Kohl's in Waite Park. Authorities ran the plate and learned the vehicle was connected to another robbery in St. Paul.

Waite Park police terminated the chase as the vehicle entered heavy traffic.

The deputies with  Wright County Sheriff's Office were able to locate the vehicle again near St. Michael and arrested the suspects. There were children in the vehicle during the pursuit, however, police did not release the ages of the children.

The Waite Park Police Department say the male driver and female passenger face multiple charges.


Ben Rodgers

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