A St. Cloud man pleaded not guilty to 5 charges in connection with a weekend chase with police and Sheriff’s Deputies in Renville County.
Jeremy Nordberg, age 25, is charged with two felonies and three misdemeanors, including possession of stolen property, driving after revocation and fleeing police. He is accused of leading law enforcement on a chase in a stolen car after a gas drive off in Franklin Saturday afternoon. Four hours, 21 miles, and a 100 mile-an-hour chase later, Nordberg was arrested in a cornfield near Hector with the help of a drone and state patrol helicopter.
In Renville County District Court Tuesday Nordberg pleaded not guilty to all charges, unconditional bail was set at $50,000, and his next court appearance is a settlement conference/omnibus hearing December 5th. A jury trial has been set for January 9th.
(JP Cola, KWLM)