Fugitive On The Loose In Douglas County Taken Into Custody

After an all day search, the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office says the last suspect was safely taken into custody last evening after fleeing from an earlier traffic stop on I 94. Authorities were searching an area around Busch Road SE, southeast of Alexandria between County Road 23 and County Road 17. The suspect was hiding in a cornfield. It was  believed his reason for fleeing is he’s undocumented. The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office was assisting the Minnesota State Patrol. A “code red” was issued to residents in the area. No further information is available at this time.