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Detroit Lakes man charged with fleeing sheriff's deputy, possessing Ecstasy after high-speed chase

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A Detroit Lakes man is facing felony charges for fleeing a Becker County Sheriff's deputy and possessing Ecstasy, after being arrested following a short chase Oct. 27.


Tad Isaac Butcher, 25, 25786 County Road 22, Detroit Lakes, is charged with fleeing a police officer in a motor vehicle and fifth-degree controlled substance crime, possession.

According to court records:

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