Weather Forecast


Burglary suspect stopped by police in Hastings

Email Sign up for Breaking News Alerts
Hastings,Minnesota 55033
Hastings Star Gazette
651-437-5911 customer support
Burglary suspect stopped by police in Hastings
Hastings Minnesota 745 Spiral Boulevard 55033

A suspect who may be connected to a number of residential burglaries ranging from Denmark Township to St. Paul Park was stopped by police in Hastings today, March 11, near the Guardian Angels Apartments between Fourth and Fifth streets.

The stop occurred after a vehicle the person was in was stopped. The suspect is being interviewed by police in Washington County.

"We know there's been a number of burglaries in Hastings and the surrounding area, including the Highway 61 corridor," Chief of Police Paul Schnell said.

There are several persons of interest, Schnell said.

Hastings has worked with a variety of law enforcement agencies on the case.

The vehicle was spotted coming into Hastings from the north and was eventually stopped.

More information will be posted as it becomes available.

Chad Richardson
Chad Richardson is the publisher and editor at the Hastings Star Gazette. He was the general manager of the Farmington Independent and Rosemount Town Pages from 2000 to 2007. He previously worked at the Star Gazette from 1996 to 2000 as a photographer and reporter. He also worked as a photographer and writer at the Pope County Tribune in Glenwood.
(651) 319-4500