UPDATE- Escapee from Fillmore County Jail Caught
Preston, MN (KROC AM News) - An inmate who escaped from the Fillmore County jail has been apprehended in Rochester.
Dylan Bathke was discovered missing around 6 a.m.Tuesday.The 19-year-old was arrested June 16th after ramming a squad car with a stolen vehicle in Fillmore County. Bathke was being sought after two people reported he had threatened them with a gun.
Fillmore County Sheriff Tom Kaase says his office will continue an investigation into the escape. He says he will "review our policies and procedures, as well as reviewing our facility’s operational aspects. We will strive to assure the safety of our public and prevent any future breeches in the security of our operations."