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Motley man charged in stolen vehicle incident


A Motley man faces three charges in connection with Monday’s police pursuit that stretched from Crosby to Brainerd.

Zachary Bennett, 19, was charged Wednesday in Crow Wing County with theft of a motor vehicle, fleeing a police officer, both felony counts, and driving after revocation, misdemeanor.

Bennett allegedly stole a vehicle Monday from in front of the Subway in Crosby and led police on a pursuit that ended on the surface of Rice Lake in Brainerd.

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