Deputies are searching for Allen W. Hasser, 60, of Hinckley after another man was shot in the Hinckley area.
According to the Pine County Sheriff’s Office, on May 25, 2019, at 2:46 p.m. Pine County 911 received a call from a male who told them he had been shot in the shoulder. The victim reported he was in his vehicle driving toward the city of Hinckley from an address on Little Sand Creek Road. Pine County deputies and EMS met up with the victim who was later air lifted to a hospital in Duluth with a non-life threatening gunshot wound.
The victim told deputies that he and the suspect knew each other. A witness reported the suspect and victim had been in a physical altercation when the suspect walked back to his residence on the property to get a gun, and said the victim was attempting to leave the property in his vehicle when the suspect fired multiple shots from a handgun, striking the victim’s vehicle and the victim in the shoulder.
Pine County deputies were assisted by the Minnesota State Patrol and Minnesota Department of Natural Resources in searching the suspect’s property for him. The suspect was not located at the property or in the area after a search, including by helicopter.
The suspect has been identified as Hasser. Anyone with information on Hasser’s whereabouts is asked to contact Pine County at 320-629-8380 or by calling 911.