On September 1, John Paul Fann, 26, of Rushford, Minn., appeared before Fillmore County District Court Judge Matthew J. Opat. Fann is charged with Fleeing Police Officer in a Motor Vehicle, a felony with a maximum criminal penalty of three years one day in prison, a $5,000 fine, or both. On or about September 1, the defendant allegedly was observed driving at a very fast speed by a Rushford Police Officer. Defendant did allegedly flee said officer in a motor vehicle. Defendant was allegedly under the influence and has two previous DUI convictions.