Brown CountyDistrict Court
• Gross misdemeanor driving after cancellation-inimical to public safety and misdemeanor no proof of insurance charges were filed Nov. 23, 2021 against Michael J. Mack, 21, 1518 German St. S., New Ulm. A first appearance was set for 8:30 a.m., Dec. 14, 2021.
According to court documents, New Ulm Police did a traffic stop on a gray Sorento that failed to stop before a crosswalk at a red light at Broadway and 7th Street N. at 8:40 p.m., July 27, 2021.
Mack was unable to provide a driver’s license or proof of insurance. Police learned his driving status was cancelled-IPS. The vehicle plates were impounded. Mack walked home from the scene after locking the vehicle.
• A Gross misdemeanor driving after cancellation-inimical to public safety charge was filed Nov. 22, 2021 against Kenny L. Hutchings, 51, 308 Redwood Drive, N. Mankato. A court appearance was set for 8:30 a.m. Dec. 14.
New Ulm Police received a phone call at 10:40 p.m., Sept. 6, 2021 from Brown County dispatch regarding a stolen vehicle report earlier in the day, and that the vehicle was being driven back to New Ulm from Mankato and the driver is not the person who took the vehicle earlier.
Police drove to 1508 State St. N., where the vehicle was reported stolen from, and waited nearby for the vehicle to return. Police observed the stolen vehicle, a gray Pontiac G6 turn westbound from Broadway onto 15th St. N. at 11:50 p.m.
A man, later identified as Hutchings, exited the vehicle. Police learned Hutching’s driver’s license was cancelled-IPS. Hutchings told police he was just trying to help out and get the vehicle back to the owner.