ORONO, Minn. – An adult male has been arrested following a high speed water chase on Lake Minnetonka.
According to Hennepin County Sheriff's Office, a Sheriff's Water Patrol boat responded to a report of a domestic incident on a boat on Lake Minnetonka at 8:50 p.m. Friday.
After locating the suspect's boat, the suspect fled when ordered by deputies to stop. The Sheriff's Water Patrol boat followed the suspect's boat for approximately five minutes until reaching Maxwell's Bay on Lake Minnetonka. Two additional Sheriff's boats responded to that location.
Sheriff's Office deputies boarded the suspect's watercraft and took the operator into custody. The boat operator, an adult male, is facing felony charges.
The Hennepin County Sheriff's Office is investigating the incident.