In Albert Lea, three people are facing charges following an alleged robbery that ended with a pursuit.

Authorities responded to a report of a robbery in progress at the 300 block of Second Street East in Albert Lea just before 9 Sunday night.

Police say the suspects were known to the victims and reported to have handguns in their possession.

According to authorities, they tried to stop the suspect's vehicle near Fourth Street and Frank Avenue. The driver allegedly pulled over briefly before fleeing.

The pursuit went into Iowa and back into Minnesota before ending with the use of stop sticks on Freeborn County Road 1 near Gordonsville.

Three suspects were arrested without incident.

28-year-old Nicole Eisenmenger, of Austin, is charged with fifth degree drug possession.

31-year-old Joshua Allen, of Austin, faces six charges, including first degree burglary and reckless discharge of a firearm.

30-year-old Tony Viramonh, of Austin, faces four charges, including first degree burglary and second degree assault.

-- KEYC News 12