A man was seriously injured after fleeing Montevideo law enforcement early Tuesday morning. At approximately 12:45am Tuesday, the Montevideo Police Department, Sheriff’s Office, and Minnesota State Patrol responded to a report of an assault with threats of using a firearm at Fiesta City Motel.
When officers arrived, the suspect had left the scene but was later spotted near Main Street. The suspect fled from officers on foot and jumped a fence before falling 20-30 onto cement behind Main Street.
The individual was transported to CCMH and later airlifted to another medical facility. The individual’s current condition is unknown. The incident remains under investigation by Montevideo Police Department.