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Dikken vehicle found near Belview, he remains at-large

This 1996 brown GMC Sierra "club cab" pickup with a topper and Minnesota license plate number 032-GGL was located by law enforcement Wednesday morning about 5 miles north of Belview, Minn. off of Redwood County Road 7. This photo was released Tuesday in connection with the search for Andrew Joseph Dikken, 28, of Granite Falls. He is listed as a person of interest in the Monday homicide of Kara Monson, 26, of Granite Falls. Anyone seeing Dikken should call local law enforcement or 911.1 / 2
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BELVIEW — Law enforcement investigators have located a vehicle believed to be driven by Andrew Joseph Dikken, 28, of Granite Falls, the person of interest in the Monday shooting death of Kara Monson in Granite Falls.

According to the State Department of Public Safety, the 1996 GMC Sierra pickup was found in a remote location approximately five miles north of Belview, off of Redwood County Road 7.

However, investigators are continuing to search for Dikken. Anyone with information about his location is asked to contact the Granite Falls Police Department, the Yellow Medicine Sheriff’s Office, or 911.

Dikken should not be approached as he may be armed and dangerous.

The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension is assisting in this active and ongoing investigation.

Gretchen Schlosser

Gretchen Schlosser is the public safety reporter, and writes about agriculture occasionally, for the West Central Tribune. She's been with the Tribune since 2006 and has 17 years of experience working in news, media and communications. 

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