Maple Lake Township Burglary 04 Oct 11

At about 2 yesterday morning (Monday), a Wright County Sheriff’s deputy on patrol discovered a burglary in progress at the American Mini storage at 4824 State Highway 55 NW in Maple Lake Township.

Authorities say at that point, a foot pursuit ensued and the deputy lost the suspect in a wooded area. However, with the assistance of a Wright County Canine unit and a helicopter from the Minnesota State Patrol, the suspect was located nearby.

The suspect 33-year-old Matthew Lee Grindeland of Maple Lake, was booked into the Wright County jail on charges of 4th degree burglary and fleeing a police officer on foot.