CRIME AND COURT ROUNDUP: Two Barron County officers justified for using deadly force during suspect chase
Two Barron County sheriff's officials have been cleared of wrongdoing, after they exchanged gunfire with a suspect. The sheriff's department said yesterday that Captain Ron Baures and Sergeant Tim Prytz were both justified in using deadly force. An internal shooting review panel made the findings. The officers were involved in a shootout with 32-year-old Jared Brendel of Barron at the end of a ten-mile chase on June third.