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Redwood Falls, Minn., man’s attempted murder charges dismissed


OLIVIA — Two charges of attempted first-degree murder are being dropped against Brian Noel Hester, 46, of Redwood Falls.

Hester, who is currently in the Renville County Jail, was charged after a 38-mile, high-speed chase Dec. 3 in Renville and Redwood counties. He also faces two charges of second-degree assault with a dangerous weapon, fleeing a police officer, driving while impaired and driving after cancellation.

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Tom Cherveny
Tom Cherveny is a regional and outdoor reporter with the West Central Tribune in Willmar, MN.
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