Law Enforcement Searching For Fugitive In Drug Investigation; Considered Armed and Dangerous
James Allen | Aug 14, 2019 AT 11:30 am
Area law enforcement, including the Leech Lake Tribal Police Department are seeking the public’s help in locating a 21 year old man wanted in connection with an ongoing drug investigation in Cass Lake.
Police say Andrew Edwin Matsen evaded law enforcement during a search of a property and after a short vehicle pursuit, the suspect ran on foot with multiple agencies including the Paul Bunyan Drug Task Force, Cass County Sheriff’s Office, MN Bureau of Criminal Apprehension, and the MN State Patrol, along with Leech Lake pursing Matsen. During the pursuit a firearm was believed to have been fired by Matsen.
Leech Lake Tribal Police say Matsen is considered armed and dangerous and his current whereabouts are unknown. Police also warn that if you see Matsen to not approach him, but to contact the Leech Lake Tribal Police Narcotic Investigator at (218) 335-6315 or via firstname.lastname@example.org