The Winona County Sheriffs Mounted Posse organized in 2001 under the direction of Sheriff Dave Brand, is comprised of a group of volunteer individuals who assist the Winona County Sheriffs Department in searching for missing or lost persons in Winona County utilizing horses. Training includes first aide and search and rescue techniques. Volunteers are on call 24 hours a day. The Sheriffs Mounted Posse has been used at the Winona County Fair to assist in parking control. If you are interested in becoming a member of the Mounted Posse contact Sheriff Dave Brand. Contact: Dave Brand
From Winona Post
A Preston man ran from Winona County Sheriff’s deputies following a suspected drunk-driving accident, the Winona County Sheriff’s Department alleges. According to reports, Cody Otto Schultz, 21, of Preston, ran from deputies who responded to a vehicle in the ditch in Ridgeway.
Schultz reportedly ran through a muddy field, losing his shoe and cellphone before a canine unit tracked him down in a shed near the scene of the accident. Schultz had bloodshot, watery eyes, slurred speech, …MORE