Brown County Sheriff
Charges are pending against a 23-year-old Glencoe man involved in a brief pursuit in Springfield with a Brown County Sheriff’s Deputy Tuesday evening. The suspect was driving a vehicle stolen in Silver Lake when he the pursuit began at 7:24 p.m. The suspect stopped the vehicle and fled on foot before he was located by authorities a short distance from the vehicle. No injuries or damage was reported. Springfield Police and the New Ulm K-9 unit assisted.
New Ulm Police
Received a report of a property damage accident at 12:42 p.m. Thursday at the Center Street entrance to Martin Luther College.
Micah James Biesterfeld, 18, of 1209 Third North St., driving a 1996 Saturn, was attempting to exit the college by making a left turn onto Center Street. Luann Marie Marti, 61, of rural New Ulm was eastbound on Center, driving a 2002 Chevy Trailblazer. Biesterfield said he did not see Marti approaching because of another vehicle and pulled onto Center Street, colliding with Marti.