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Brothers arrested following pursuit

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Jul 24, 2014 at 5:42 am

GRANITE FALLS, Minn. (KNSI) Two brothers from the Balaton, Minnesota area are in custody following a nearly hour-long police chase in southwestern Minnesota.

It happened Tuesday when officers were trying to arrest the suspects who were involved in a July 18th assault and shooting south of Granite Falls.

The pursuit began south of Marshall on Minnesota Highway 23 and lasted about 45 minutes through Lincoln and Lyon counties. It ended when a State Patrol trooper used his squad car to spin out the supect's vehicle on a county road about a half-mile from the South Dakota line in Lincoln County.

They arrested 21 year-old Devin Hexum and 19 year-old Derek Hexum.

They're being held in the Yellow Medicine County Jail. 

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