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Man fined for fleeing officer

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Jade E. Nitek, 27, of 28822 260th Ave., Holmcombe, Wis., has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for fleeing a peace officer on foot and fourth-degree DWI, both misdemeanors.


He was originally charged with felony fleeing a peace officer in a motor vehicle, but that charge was reduced in a plea agreement Nov. 12.

On June 11, a Becker County deputy clocked him driving 89 mph in a 55 mph zone on Highway 87.

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