Contact Us
Make My Homepage

Stewartville Man Sent to Prison For Rochester Home Invasion

Matthew Bettridge-Olmsted County ADT photo
Matthew Bettridge-Olmsted County ADT photo

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) – A Stewartville man charged with taking part in a violent home invasion in Rochester in July has been sent to prison.

26-year-old Matthew Bettridge and a friend man were accused of forcing their into a home occupied by a man and two women.

Police say the two men roughed up the occupants after they were told there was no safe in the residence. The male victim was knocked to the floor and punched and kicked in the face. The intruders took the man’s phone and left.

The victims knew the other man and he was later apprehended.

Bettridge pleaded guilty to a felony assault charge and has been sentenced to 45 months in prison.

For 24/7 news and sports check KROC AM and follow KROC-AM on Facebook.

Subscribe to Our Newsletter

 

The Best of Z-Rock: The Rock of Rochester

Recommended for You

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://therockofrochester.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for Z-VIP quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive Z-VIP contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.