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Suspect arrested in high-speed chase west of Atwater, Minn.


WILLMAR -- A suspect is in the Kandiyohi County Jail following a high-speed chase early Saturday morning on U.S. Highway 12 between Atwater and Kandiyohi.

The Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Office said the chase began at about 1:40 a.m. Saturday when a deputy on patrol in the city of Atwater spotted a couple of alleged traffic violations by a motorist. The deputy pursued the vehicle, which by then was westbound out of the city limits on Highway 12.

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