At 1:23 a.m. Saturday, police attempted a traffic stop on Third Avenue. The suspect led police on a vehicle pursuit and struck three police cars, before ending in the alley between the 1900 block of 5th and 6th avenues. Arrested was Jeremy Terrell Hobbs, age 29 of Brooklyn Park, who was placed in the local jail. There were no injuries.
Recommended felony charges:
- fleeing a peace officer in a motor vehicle
- assault with vehicle
- driving while under the influence
- criminal damage to motor vehicles (one squad car disabled; other two police cars damaged)
Assisting in the incident were the Minnesota State Patrol and the Blue Earth County Sheriff’s Department.