Group home client arrested
October 20, 2023
A group home outing last week ended in the arrest of a client who ran away and then assaulted a police officer once he was found.
At about 1 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 12, Carlton County 911 received a call that a client from a group home was on an outing in Moose Lake and ran off on foot from a staff member. Joshua Lee Bergan, 30, was reported missing and last seen walking toward Folz Boulevard.
Carlton County Sheriff’s Office deputies went to the location to begin searching, along with the Moose Lake fire and police personel, St. Louis County Rescue Squad, Pine County Sheriff’s Office, Minn...