Searching for a suspect


Law enforcement officials from the Minnesota State Patrol, Mille Lacs County Sheriff’s Department and Princeton Police Department converged on a property east of Milaca at about 2:30 p.m. on Thursday, June 12. A State Trooper made a traffic stop at 140th Street and 85th Avenue, near the intersection of County Road 2 and County Road 4, according to Mille Lacs County Sheriff Brent Lindgren. The driver of the vehicle fled on foot, prompting the search by six officers, including the K-9 unit out of Princeton. The vehicle was abandoned in the driveway of a residence along 140th Street. The suspect driver was not located, Lindgren said.