Created: 03/13/2014 10:59 AM KAALtv.com
(ABC 6 News) – A Rochester man with 4 warrants out for his arrest got in trouble for shoplifting and running from the cops.
Shopko employees recognized 25-year-old Brett Kuehl, as they say, he’s notorious for shoplifting. They told police they noticed him taking a few items so police arrived and tried to keep an eye on the exits, as they anticipated he’d run-off. Sure enough, he started running, dropping the stolen items as he took off, but and was tackled into a snowbank by on officer near the Paragon Chateau Movie Theatre.
Police discovered Kuehl also had a hypodermic needle on him at the time. He was charged with 3rd degree burglary, theft, and fleeing from police on top of his prior warrants.