Eagle Lake Car Chase 21 Jun 12

A 22-year-old man was arrested this week after allegedly stealing a car and leading police on a brief car chase that ended just west of Eagle Lake on Highway 14. Kevin Schwietz is accused of stealing a Ford Focus from the Auto Value store on North Riverfront Drive in Mankato. Authorities say he voluntarily pulled over after a 2-mile car chase. Alcohol is believed to be a factor in the case.