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The suspect in the River Falls burglary and SUV theft has been identified by authorities as Eric T. "Buck" Hall. He is wanted for crashing the vehicle in Chippewa County Friday night and is considered armed and dangerous.

Stolen SUV, business burglaries, more vehicle thefts and a dangerous suspect still on the run


River Falls police are working with the sheriff’s departments in Chippewa and Eau Claire counties as they try to catch a male suspect linked to burglaries and vehicle thefts. The burglaries and one theft occurred early Friday morning, June 13, in River Falls.

On Friday evening, a Chippewa County deputy tried to make a traffic stop of a Ford Explorer SUV reportedly stolen that morning in River Falls.

The male suspect crashed the SUV in the woods and fled on foot.

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Phil Pfuehler
Phil Pfuehler has been editor of the River Falls Journal since 1991.
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