Man arrested after fleeing [UPDATED]

Published 9:32am Wednesday, November 14, 2012 Updated 11:38am Wednesday, November 14, 2012

A Wahpeton man was arrested in Fergus Falls Tuesday on a warrant for a sexual assault in 2010.

Michael Thiel, 27, of Wahpeton ran from his job site north of Fergus Falls when police arrived at about 1:45 p.m. He entered the woods near Coca-Cola Bottling on County Road 88.

Police set up a perimeter, and about two hours later, Thiel walked out of the woods and was arrested without incident.

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