SEX OFFENDER CASE, JOSEPH ZACHARIAH

  Offender Profile Track Offender Offender Primary Information Name: CASE, JOSEPH ZACHARIAH Aliases: Birthdate: 3/1/1993 Sex: MALE Race: WHITE Height: 5′ 8″ Weight: 330 LBS Eye Color: BLUE Hair Color: RED OR AUBURN Skin: LIGHT Registration Expiration: Risk Level: UNDETERMINED Registration Status: INCARCERATED Scars, Marks & Tattoos Observed Category Item/Location Description No information available Address… Continue reading SEX OFFENDER CASE, JOSEPH ZACHARIAH

Fargo Woman Charged in Case of Stolen Wallet

Angela Decoteau

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Angela Decoteau of Fargo has been charged with felony theft of property. According to court records, on May 11th, a man reported forgetting his wallet on the counter of a Fargo gas station. When he returned a minute later, it was gone. He noticed a woman sitting in her van in… Continue reading Fargo Woman Charged in Case of Stolen Wallet

Charges Filed Against Minnesota Mother in Child Torture Case

Ciera Marie Cook

BAUDETTE, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – The tragic incident in Baudette, Minnesota, involving the alleged torture of a child has taken a new turn as charges are now filed against Cierra Cook, the mother involved in the case. This article delves into the recent developments and the legal actions taken against the individuals responsible for the heinous… Continue reading Charges Filed Against Minnesota Mother in Child Torture Case

Guilty Plea in Babbit, Minnesota Double Homicide Case: Man Admits to Murder of Elderly Couple

Roger Beldo

BABBIT, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – In a tragic turn of events, a shocking double homicide case in Babbit, Minnesota, has taken a significant step towards closure as the suspect has pleaded guilty. This development marks a crucial milestone in the pursuit of justice for the victims and their grieving loved ones. The Guilty Plea: Roger Beldo,… Continue reading Guilty Plea in Babbit, Minnesota Double Homicide Case: Man Admits to Murder of Elderly Couple

Case Of Suspicious Tarp

THOMPSON, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Troopers investigated a peculiar scene near Thompson, North Dakota, Tuesday evening along Interstate 29. Reports emerged of a blue tarp spotted in a ditch near the Thompson exit, just south of Grand Forks, stirring speculation among onlookers. However, upon inspection, Trooper Jeremy Derer clarified that it was merely a tarp, dispelling… Continue reading Case Of Suspicious Tarp

Union Workers Ratify New Contract at Case New Holland Plant in Fargo

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a significant development for labor relations at the Case New Holland ag equipment manufacturing plant in Fargo, North Dakota, union workers have voted to approve a new contract, averting the possibility of a strike. The International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers Local 2525 announced the ratification of the new… Continue reading Union Workers Ratify New Contract at Case New Holland Plant in Fargo

Cold Case Cracked: Suspect Arrested in Grand Forks for 2013 Minneapolis Murder

Suleiman Ali

MINNEAPOLIS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – In a major breakthrough for law enforcement, a long-standing cold case involving a 2013 murder near U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis has been cracked with the arrest of 30-year-old Suleiman Ali in Grand Forks this week. Ali, who had been on the run since the incident, was apprehended by authorities in… Continue reading Cold Case Cracked: Suspect Arrested in Grand Forks for 2013 Minneapolis Murder

Grand Forks Man Charged Amid Surge in Vehicle Thefts

Parker J. Hanson

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In the wake of a troubling surge in thefts from vehicles plaguing the streets of Grand Forks, law enforcement officials have zeroed in on a suspect they believe to be connected to at least one of these brazen crimes. The spotlight now falls on a 30-year-old Grand Forks resident, Parker… Continue reading Grand Forks Man Charged Amid Surge in Vehicle Thefts

Three More Arrested in Downtown Fargo Assault Case

Travice Ledoux, Sergio Ganados, Angelica Hernandez and Terrell Smith

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Fargo Police announce the apprehension of three additional suspects connected to a vicious downtown assault that left a man severely injured. The newly arrested individuals, identified as 48-year-old Sergio Granados from Fargo, 35-year-old Terrell Smith, and 24-year-old Angelica Hernandez, both from Moorhead, are now facing assault charges. According to court records,… Continue reading Three More Arrested in Downtown Fargo Assault Case

Union Rejects Contract Offer from Case New Holland in Fargo

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) Rejection of Offer: IAM Local 2525 (District 5) announced on Monday that nearly 700 members overwhelmingly rejected the contract offer from Case New Holland (CNH) in Fargo. Member Demands: Members are advocating for improved pay rates, better healthcare, and enhanced job security. Statement by IAM District 5 Representative: IAM District 5 Directing… Continue reading Union Rejects Contract Offer from Case New Holland in Fargo

Manufacturer Settles for $7.75M in Huffer Crash Case

Kyle Neumiller

BAUDTTE, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – In a groundbreaking development following a fatal crash in July 2019 near Baudette, Minnesota, the family of Cynthia McDougall, who lost her life in the accident, has been granted a $7.75 million settlement. The settlement comes from the manufacturer of the aerosol dust remover, the product abused by the driver responsible… Continue reading Manufacturer Settles for $7.75M in Huffer Crash Case

Arrest Made in Grand Forks-E. Grand Forks Kidnapping Case

Russell Jerome Fahlstrom

EAST GRAND FORKS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – In a shocking turn of events, a kidnapping case that began in Grand Forks late Friday afternoon culminated in a dramatic arrest in East Grand Forks. Russell Jerome Fahlstrom, a 29-year-old from Laporte, Minnesota, is now in custody facing charges of kidnapping with intent to commit great bodily harm… Continue reading Arrest Made in Grand Forks-E. Grand Forks Kidnapping Case

Fargo Woman Charged with Felony Theft After Being Found in Stolen Vehicle in Horace

Cheryl R. Lilley

HORACE, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Cheryl Renee Lilley, a resident of Fargo, faces serious legal consequences after being discovered behind the wheel of a stolen vehicle in Horace, North Dakota. According to court documents, on April 24th, a deputy observed a vehicle in Horace that had been reported stolen. Upon investigation, Cheryl Renee Lilley was found… Continue reading Fargo Woman Charged with Felony Theft After Being Found in Stolen Vehicle in Horace

Fargo Man Arrested for Allegedly Threatening Family Member with Machete

James E. Reau

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – James E. Reau, a resident of Fargo, finds himself in legal trouble after a harrowing incident involving a machete. According to court documents, on April 22nd, police rushed to a Fargo residence following a distress call from a female family member. She recounted a terrifying ordeal, alleging that Reau was aggressively… Continue reading Fargo Man Arrested for Allegedly Threatening Family Member with Machete

Moorhead Man Charged with Felony Theft for Alleged Car Theft in Fargo

Marcus Sauh

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Marcus Sauh, a resident of Moorhead, is facing a serious felony charge after being accused of stealing a car in Fargo. According to court records, on April 22nd at 4:30 a.m., a man reported that his unlocked car, left running to warm up for work on the 2600 block of 14th… Continue reading Moorhead Man Charged with Felony Theft for Alleged Car Theft in Fargo

Jury Seated for Opening Statements in Massive COVID Fraud Case

MINNEAPOLIS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – In Minneapolis federal court, a jury has been selected for the landmark trial regarding alleged COVID-related fraud in Minnesota. This case marks the first criminal trial stemming from the extensive investigation into the Feeding Our Future nonprofit organization. Prosecutors accuse seven defendants of embezzling millions of dollars in federal reimbursements earmarked… Continue reading Jury Seated for Opening Statements in Massive COVID Fraud Case

Minnesota Woman Accused of Child Torture Seeks Extension as Attorney General Takes Over Prosecution

Jorden Nicole Borders

BRAINERD, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Jorden Nicole Borders, accused of torturing her three children, appeared via Zoom with her public defender, Mark Hansen, on Tuesday, April 23. They requested more time as the Minnesota Attorney General’s Office assumed prosecution. Assistant Attorneys General Mary Russell and Dominika Kins were consulted, with the state supporting the request. Borders… Continue reading Minnesota Woman Accused of Child Torture Seeks Extension as Attorney General Takes Over Prosecution

Downtown Fargo Assault: Multiple Suspects Involved in Serious Altercation

Sam Pikula

FARGO (trfnews.i234.me) – Travice Ledoux, 36, faces charges of aggravated assault and accomplice to aggravated assault following an altercation in downtown Fargo. Court records reveal Ledoux as suspect #4 in a brawl on April 6th. The incident unfolded when two men began fighting on NP Avenue. As two others attempted to intervene, Ledoux and five… Continue reading Downtown Fargo Assault: Multiple Suspects Involved in Serious Altercation

Fargo Man Charged with Terrorizing and Child Neglect in Shocking Case of Domestic Abuse

James R. Ludwikowski

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a harrowing incident unfolding in a North Fargo trailer park, James Robert Ludwikowski faces a slew of criminal charges, including terrorizing, child neglect, and DUI, leaving the community stunned. Responding to a domestic disturbance call on Kelly Street shortly after midnight on April 21st, authorities encountered a scene of horror.… Continue reading Fargo Man Charged with Terrorizing and Child Neglect in Shocking Case of Domestic Abuse

Kolby McKay Faces Federal Charges for Assault in Fort Totten, North Dakota

Kolby McKay

FORT TOTTEN, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Kolby McKay, a resident of Fort Totten, North Dakota, is now facing federal charges following an assault case in March 2024. The formal charges include assault with a dangerous weapon and assault of a spouse or intimate partner by strangulation. According to the criminal complaint, on March 13, 2024, at… Continue reading Kolby McKay Faces Federal Charges for Assault in Fort Totten, North Dakota

West St. Paul Man Charged with Stolen Credit Card Shopping Spree Across Fargo, Moorhead, and Dilworth

Raymond P. Crawford

CLAY COUNTY, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Raymond Peter Crawford, a resident of West St. Paul, Minnesota, faces charges of felony financial transaction card fraud in Clay County after allegedly embarking on a shopping spree using a stolen credit card. Court documents reveal Crawford’s involvement in unauthorized transactions across Fargo, Moorhead, and Dilworth. According to authorities, Dilworth… Continue reading West St. Paul Man Charged with Stolen Credit Card Shopping Spree Across Fargo, Moorhead, and Dilworth

Nation’s Largest Pandemic-Era Fraud Trial Begins in Minneapolis

MINNEAPOLIS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Federal prosecutors have launched the trial for the first seven defendants in what they deem the nation’s largest case of pandemic-era fraud. The trial, unfolding in Minneapolis, involves 70 individuals linked to the organization “Feeding Our Future,” accused of swindling $250 million in federal funds allocated to feed underserved children during… Continue reading Nation’s Largest Pandemic-Era Fraud Trial Begins in Minneapolis

Cass County Jury Rules in Favor of Woman in Sexual Assault Case Stemming from House Party in Fargo

Cass County Jury Rules in Favor of Woman in Sexual Assault Case Stemming from House Party in Fargo

FARGO (trfnews.i234.me) — A Cass County jury has awarded $250,000 to a woman who was sexually assaulted as a minor during a house party in Fargo in 2019. Brian and Jennifer Berg, owners of the home where the assault occurred, were found 40% liable by the jury. According to court documents, minors at the party… Continue reading Cass County Jury Rules in Favor of Woman in Sexual Assault Case Stemming from House Party in Fargo

Hallock Man Charged with Felony for Threatening Law Enforcement

Steven Strege

HALLOCK, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – In a firearms-related case from Hallock, Minnesota, 60-year-old Steven Strege faces serious legal repercussions. Strege has been charged with a felony for “certain persons not to possess firearms” after allegedly making threats against local law enforcement. Here’s a breakdown of the situation: Allegations: Court documents reveal that the Kittson County Sheriff’s… Continue reading Hallock Man Charged with Felony for Threatening Law Enforcement

Arrest Warrant Issued for Beth Ayn Erickson in Alleged Elder Abuse Case

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a distressing case from Grand Forks, North Dakota, 59-year-old Beth Ayn Erickson faces felony charges of endangering an eligible adult. The charges stem from events between September 2022 and February 2024, leading to an arrest warrant against Erickson. According to the criminal complaint, paramedics responded to a welfare check… Continue reading Arrest Warrant Issued for Beth Ayn Erickson in Alleged Elder Abuse Case

Suspect Claims Innocence in Stolen Vehicle Case

Matthew Gordon Cook

CLAY COUNTY, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Matthew Gordon Cook, aged 40 and with no listed address, faces a felony charge of receiving stolen property in Clay County, Minnesota. Here’s a summary of the incident: Incident: On April 12th, a deputy responded to a report of a reckless driver near Glendon who had driven into a ditch.… Continue reading Suspect Claims Innocence in Stolen Vehicle Case

Brainerd Man Faces Multiple Felony Charges in Sexual Assault Case

Josep Chiristoper Mendez Macias

BRAINERD, MN (trfnews.i234.me) -Joseph Christopher Mendez Macias, a 31-year-old resident of Brainerd, has been arraigned on Thursday morning on six felony charges of criminal sexual conduct. Stemming from a report filed on Tuesday, April 16, Mendez Macias now faces significant legal consequences for his alleged actions. Charges and Arraignment Mendez Macias appeared in Crow Wing… Continue reading Brainerd Man Faces Multiple Felony Charges in Sexual Assault Case

Ex-Music Teacher Sentenced in Sexual Assault Case Involving Minor

Richard Schrom

TODD COUNTY, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – A former music teacher and choir director at Fertile-Beltrami Public Schools, Richard John Schrom, 31, has been sentenced for sex charges involving a minor. Initially charged with Criminal Sexual Conduct-1st Degree-Penetration under 18/Contact under 14-Use force and Criminal Sexual Conduct – 3rd Degree – Penetration; Victim 14 – 15, Schrom… Continue reading Ex-Music Teacher Sentenced in Sexual Assault Case Involving Minor

Wahpeton Man Sentenced for Shooting Cousin in Chest

Shawn Lane

WAHPETON, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a courtroom filled with tension and emotion, Shawn Lane, a 37-year-old resident of Wahpeton, received his sentence on Friday for the shooting of his cousin in the chest. Guilty Verdict: Following a trial in February, Lane was found guilty by a jury of aggravated assault and shooting a firearm within… Continue reading Wahpeton Man Sentenced for Shooting Cousin in Chest

Devils Lake Man Sentenced for Theft and Preventing Arrest, but Related Case Keeps Legal Drama Alive

Jason David Duerr

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a saga of legal twists and turns, Jason David Duerr, 42, from Devils Lake, found himself in the center of a courtroom drama. Duerr faced sentencing after admitting guilt to a Class A felony theft and Class C felony preventing arrest in Cavalier County. However, the plot thickens as… Continue reading Devils Lake Man Sentenced for Theft and Preventing Arrest, but Related Case Keeps Legal Drama Alive

Alleged Burglar Caught: Elijah Williams Facing Felony Charges

Elijah Williams

BADGER, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – In a recent development, 23-year-old Elijah Williams of Badger, Minnesota, is at the center of a legal storm, facing serious felony charges. According to court documents, Williams is accused of first-degree burglary and burglary in the second degree, including possession of tools for burglary. The incident unfolded on March 20th, when… Continue reading Alleged Burglar Caught: Elijah Williams Facing Felony Charges

Hearing held in the TRF murder of Steven Opdahl at Digi-Key

Jorge Luis Benitez-Estremera

A law enforcement officer testified Tuesday afternoon about his interview with a Thief River Falls man accused of murdering a Digi-Key employee outside of the business in May 2023. Jorge Luis Benitez-Estremera, 33, was indicted last year on felony charges of first-degree murder – premeditated and second-degree murder – intent. He is accused of intentionally killing… Continue reading Hearing held in the TRF murder of Steven Opdahl at Digi-Key

Ex-Boyfriend’s Unwanted Visit Leads to Felony Charges in Grand Forks

Jose R. Diaz

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a troubling incident, Jose Ramon Diaz finds himself in legal trouble after allegedly refusing to leave his ex-girlfriend’s residence in Grand Forks. Here’s the story: Incident Unfolds: On April 7th, a Grand Forks woman returned home only to find her ex-boyfriend, Jose Ramon Diaz, inside. Despite her requests for… Continue reading Ex-Boyfriend’s Unwanted Visit Leads to Felony Charges in Grand Forks

Grand Forks Man Faces Felony Charge After Alleged Attempted Home Entry

Dillon Ahumada

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a startling turn of events, 49-year-old Dillon Ahumada of Grand Forks finds himself at the center of a criminal case, accused of attempted criminal trespass. According to the criminal complaint, here’s what transpired: Unexpected Encounter: On April 5th, a Grand Forks resident received a friend request on Facebook from… Continue reading Grand Forks Man Faces Felony Charge After Alleged Attempted Home Entry

Charges Dropped in Bemidji Gang Rape Case as DNA Tests Fail to Match Suspect

Oscar Luna

BEMIDJI, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – In a surprising turn of events, prosecutors have dropped charges against Oscar Luna of Texas, the prime suspect in a reported gang rape incident in Bemidji last fall. Luna was initially charged with criminal sexual conduct following a harrowing assault on an 11-year-old girl. Case Background: The young victim was rushed… Continue reading Charges Dropped in Bemidji Gang Rape Case as DNA Tests Fail to Match Suspect

Sister’s Car Theft Leads to Arrest of Woman Facing Multiple Charges

Michelle Mae Buffalo

NORMAN COUNTY, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – In a startling turn of events, 33-year-old Michelle Mae Buffalo, whose address remains undisclosed, is embroiled in a legal saga following accusations of stealing her sister’s vehicle. The Incident: According to court records, Buffalo was apprehended on March 31st by authorities on Highway 232 in Norman County, Minnesota. The arrest… Continue reading Sister’s Car Theft Leads to Arrest of Woman Facing Multiple Charges

Cancer-Stricken Wife Allegedly Abused by Husband: Horrifying Case Unfolds in Grand Forks

Joshua Jon Temple

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a chilling turn of events, 40-year-old Joshua Jon Temple of Grand Forks faces a series of criminal charges, accused of assaulting his cancer-stricken wife amidst her battle with chemotherapy. According to reports, on April 5th, police responded to a hospital call to have Temple removed due to a history… Continue reading Cancer-Stricken Wife Allegedly Abused by Husband: Horrifying Case Unfolds in Grand Forks

Meth Bust: Three-Year-Old Case Resurfaces, Unveiling Dealer’s Identity

Sherry A. Chapman

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – A significant development has emerged in a three-year-old drug case, potentially shedding light on methamphetamine transactions in the region. Sherry A. Chapman, 49, whose address is now listed in Shakopee, Minnesota, has been charged with delivery of a controlled substance, specifically methamphetamine, dating back to April 2021. Resurfacing Case: Court… Continue reading Meth Bust: Three-Year-Old Case Resurfaces, Unveiling Dealer’s Identity

Stolen Boat Found in Underground Bunker: Minnesota Man Charged

Larry R. Anderson

ROSEAU COUNTY, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Law enforcement has made a significant breakthrough in a case involving a stolen boat. A 52-year-old man, Larry Rudolph Anderson, has been charged with felony receiving stolen property after an inflatable flycraft boat, reported stolen from a driveway in Warroad in August 2023, was discovered hidden in an underground bunker… Continue reading Stolen Boat Found in Underground Bunker: Minnesota Man Charged

Paradise Hatton and Steven Mapes Face Criminal Charges Following Altercation with Law Enforcement

Paradise Hatton

BEMIDJI, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Paradise Hatton and Steven Mapes are under legal scrutiny after an altercation with law enforcement officers. The incident, detailed in a criminal complaint, occurred on April 5th when a deputy responded to reports of a large cloud of black smoke on Town Hall Road. Initial Encounter: Upon arrival, the deputy encountered… Continue reading Paradise Hatton and Steven Mapes Face Criminal Charges Following Altercation with Law Enforcement

Suspect Apprehended: Warroad Police Make Arrest in Year-Long Nail Scattering Case

Travis Howard Thompson

WARROAD, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – After an extensive investigation spanning over a year, the Warroad Police Department has apprehended a suspect believed to be responsible for the nail scattering incidents plaguing Hallberg Street. Here’s the unfolding story: Arrest Made: Travis Howard Thompson faces charges of property damage in Roseau County Court following his arrest by Warroad… Continue reading Suspect Apprehended: Warroad Police Make Arrest in Year-Long Nail Scattering Case

Grand Forks Man Charged with Felony Criminal Trespass

Faisal Rabe Jimaale

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a recent incident in Grand Forks, a 27-year-old is facing serious legal consequences. Identified as Faisal Rabe Jimaale, he has been charged with felony Criminal Trespass, as per court documents. The events unfolded on February 13th when law enforcement responded to reports of an unwanted individual at an apartment… Continue reading Grand Forks Man Charged with Felony Criminal Trespass

Federal Judge Approves $10 Billion Settlement in 3M PFAS Contamination Case

Federal Judge Approves $10 Billion Settlement in 3M PFAS Contamination Case

MINNEAPOLIS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – A landmark settlement in excess of $10 billion has been greenlit by a federal judge, resolving class-action lawsuits against 3M over the contamination of drinking water supplies with per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS), widely known as “forever chemicals.” The settlement, initially announced last year, concludes legal disputes initiated by public water… Continue reading Federal Judge Approves $10 Billion Settlement in 3M PFAS Contamination Case

Duo Charged in Moorhead Mail Theft Case

Carletta Dumont

MOORHEAD, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – In a recent development, Carletta Dumont of Moorhead and Ayesha Larson of Dilworth are facing legal action in connection to a mail theft incident that occurred in October 2023. According to court documents dated October 3rd, 2023, surveillance footage captured Dumont and Larson at a Moorhead apartment complex, where they were… Continue reading Duo Charged in Moorhead Mail Theft Case

Warroad Police Apprehend Suspect in Nail-Spreading Vandalism Case

WARROAD, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – In a significant breakthrough, Warroad police announced the apprehension of a suspect believed to be responsible for a spate of tire-damaging incidents involving scattered nails. This development comes after an extensive investigation spanning one year and three months into the recurring vandalism plaguing Hallberg Street. According to authorities, at least seven… Continue reading Warroad Police Apprehend Suspect in Nail-Spreading Vandalism Case

Woman Arrested in Griggs County in Connection with Sexual Assault Investigation

Jessica Dishong

COOPERSTOWN, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a significant development, Jessica Dishong has been apprehended by the Griggs County Sheriff’s Office for her alleged involvement in hindering law enforcement and disclosing confidential information linked to an ongoing sexual assault investigation conducted by the North Dakota Bureau of Criminal Investigation. Dishong’s arrest on March 13 marks a pivotal… Continue reading Woman Arrested in Griggs County in Connection with Sexual Assault Investigation

Fort Totten Woman Faces Charges for Theft of Victim’s Pants with Valuables

RAMSEY COUNTY, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Naomi Littlewind from Fort Totten, North Dakota, is under scrutiny after being accused of stealing a victim’s pants, which contained crucial items such as cards, cash, and keys. The incident, which occurred on November 23rd, has led to a series of charges against Littlewind. According to court documents, Littlewind faces… Continue reading Fort Totten Woman Faces Charges for Theft of Victim’s Pants with Valuables

Grand Forks Woman Vanishes with Boyfriend’s Car, Faces Felony Theft Charges

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a bizarre turn of events, a Grand Forks man finds himself embroiled in a troubling situation involving his missing car and an allegedly “questionable” girlfriend. On January 20th, the victim parked his car at Menard’s in Grand Forks, unaware of the events that would unfold. Identified as Darian Longie,… Continue reading Grand Forks Woman Vanishes with Boyfriend’s Car, Faces Felony Theft Charges

Trial underway in Red Lake County, Minnesota for attempted murder case

RED LAKE FALLS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) An Attempted Murder trial is underway against Oliver Berhow in connection to a November 2021 shooting in Oklee, Minnesota. an attempted murder and assault trial is underway in Red Lake Falls Minnesota the county seat of Red Lake 29-year-old Oliver brho of fertile allegedly shot Cody landas of Oakley in… Continue reading Trial underway in Red Lake County, Minnesota for attempted murder case

Another Individual Arrested in Connection with Theft of “Ruby Slippers”

MINNEAPOLIS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) A second man has now been charged in federal court in connection to the famous “Ruby Slippers” being stolen from the Judy Garland museum in Grand Rapids, Minnesota. well a second man is charged with the 2005 theft of a pair of ruby slippers Judy Garland wore in the 1939 film Wizard… Continue reading Another Individual Arrested in Connection with Theft of “Ruby Slippers”

Walker Woman Charged with Assault and Stalking in Intense Domestic Case

WALKER, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – In a harrowing turn of events, 23-year-old Klohie Mankie from Walker, Minnesota, faces serious charges of assault with a dangerous weapon, stalking, and misdemeanor domestic assault. The case bears resemblance to the intensity seen in the movie “Fatal Attraction.” Here’s what we know from the criminal complaint: Graphic Evidence: On March… Continue reading Walker Woman Charged with Assault and Stalking in Intense Domestic Case

Prosecutors Voice Opinions on Burnsville Shooting Case

MINNEAPOLIS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) The woman charged with providing the guns to the Burnsville shooter is pleading not guily. Prosecutors speak out. a Burnsville woman accused of making straw purchases of weapons used in the deadly shooting of three Burnsville First Responders is bading not guilty to 11 charges 35-year-old Ashley deard doll allegedly purchased two… Continue reading Prosecutors Voice Opinions on Burnsville Shooting Case

Second Individual Charged in Bemidji Prostitution Case

BEMIDJI, MN (trfnews.i234.me) A second person has now been charged in a Bemidji, Minnesota prostitution case from July of 2023. William Roberts of Blackduk is now facing criminal charges. Raelynn Prenger of Clearbrook was charged earlier. a second person now charged in connection to alleged sex trafficking at a buiji hotel last July 20-year-old William… Continue reading Second Individual Charged in Bemidji Prostitution Case

Case of GF Puppy Theft

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) A Grand Forks woman is facing felony charges in a puppy theft case. 24-year-old Alexis a Jad of Grand Forks is facing two felony charges of theft of property for allegedly stealing a $3,000 puppy from pets are in at Columbia Mall and then selling the puppy on Facebook for 500… Continue reading Case of GF Puppy Theft

Police Identify and Arrest Suspect in Alexandria, Minnesota Murder Case

ALEXANDRIA, MN (trfnews.i234.me) The Alexandria, Minnesota police chief says a suspect has been identified and arrested in connection to a murder in that town last fall. Scott Ken from the Alexander Police Department an update on the murder investigation from November 24th 2023 involving Desiree Frederick here in Alexandria the Alexandria Police Department along with… Continue reading Police Identify and Arrest Suspect in Alexandria, Minnesota Murder Case

UPDATE: Progression made in Bemidji sexual assault case as 1 suspect identified.

BEMIDJI, MN (trfnews.i234.me) A Texas man, charged in connection to the alleged rape of a young girl in Bemidji, Minnesota last September is scheduled to appear in court today. The case is moving forward with 1 suspect, after a dozen illegal immigrant were detained at the time of Oscar Luna’s arrest. Neil Berg here early… Continue reading UPDATE: Progression made in Bemidji sexual assault case as 1 suspect identified.

UPDATE: Bemidji State University Basketball Player, Along with Two Others, Faces Charges in Juvenile Sex Case

BEMIDJI, MN (trfnews.i234.me) A Bemidji State University basketball player was 1 of 3 men charged in a sex case involving a juvenile female. here’s the latest on the investigation into adult men from the buiji area allegedly having sex with a 15-year-old female who according to the original charge was having sex with adult men… Continue reading UPDATE: Bemidji State University Basketball Player, Along with Two Others, Faces Charges in Juvenile Sex Case

Tractor and Mower Stolen: A Case Investigated

LAKE PARK, MN (trfnews.i234.me) A Fargo man is facing criminal charges for allegedly being in possession of a stolen tractor and mower in Lake Park, Minnesota. we have the case of a stolen tractor and pulled behind mower valued at $53,000 out of Becker County Minnesota 36-year-old Michael Donald strg address listed as Fargo has… Continue reading Tractor and Mower Stolen: A Case Investigated

Accused of Attempting to Ingest Evidence: Drug Trafficking Case

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) A Grand Forks man is facing a drug trafficking charge, following a traffic stop where he allegedly tried to eat the evidence. 23-year-old Robert Anthony White of Grand Forks is facing a drug trafficking charge and trying to eat the evidence according to court documents on November 20th a deputy pulled… Continue reading Accused of Attempting to Ingest Evidence: Drug Trafficking Case

Breaking News: Bizarre Assault Case Unfolds in Grand Forks-East Grand Forks Early Saturday Morning

GRAND FORKS-EAST GRAND FORKS (trfnews.i234.me) We had a bit of a strange assault case in Grand Forks-East Grand Forks early on this Saturday morning. some breaking news out of Grand Forks East Grand Forks early on this uh Saturday morning a bit of a strange uh assault case here’s what we know this started just… Continue reading Breaking News: Bizarre Assault Case Unfolds in Grand Forks-East Grand Forks Early Saturday Morning

UPDATE: Unexpected Turn of Events in Bemidji Sexual Assault Case Shocking Many

BEMIDJI, MN (trfnews.i234.me) A have more startling information in a sexual assault case in Bemidji, Minnesota. we now have another startling twist in the shocking case of a sexual assault of a female child at this Bemidji home Oscar Luna has been charged with first degree criminal sexual conduct in this case according to court… Continue reading UPDATE: Unexpected Turn of Events in Bemidji Sexual Assault Case Shocking Many

UPDATE: Further Information Released in Bemidji Homicide Case

BEMIDJI, MN (trfnews.i234.me) We have more details in an early Saturday morning murder in Bemidji, Minnesota. One man is dead. Multiple suspects have been detained. We also have a statement from a person who claims to have witnessed the incident. we now have more details from a person who says they witnessed the beating and… Continue reading UPDATE: Further Information Released in Bemidji Homicide Case

Case of Squatter Found in Grand Forks Apartment

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) A homeless man and woman in Grand Forks are now facing criminal charges in an apartment squatter case. this pair Jeffrey G tollefson and Skye L Larson both listed as homeless in Grand Forks are facing criminal charges in connection to an apartment squatter case according to court documents on May… Continue reading Case of Squatter Found in Grand Forks Apartment

Major Drug Crime Case In Moorhead, Minnesota Involving Family Members

MOORHEAD, MN (trfnews.i234.me) First court appearances today for 3 family members, all charged in a major drug crimes case. the first court appearance is scheduled for today in a major Family Affair drug case in Moorhead Minnesota Raymond Flynn and his wife Jessica Flynn are facing two major drug crime charges aggravated first degree sale… Continue reading Major Drug Crime Case In Moorhead, Minnesota Involving Family Members

Charges Filed in Unusual Murder Case: Suspect Allegedly Blamed Digital Device for Negative Influence

THIEF RIVER FALLS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) Charges have now been filed at Jorge Luis Benitez Estremera of Thief River Falls, Minnesota in the murder of Steven Opdahl of Oklee, Minnesota outside Digi-Key Tuesday night. criminal charges have now been filed against 32-year-old Jorge Luisa Benitez estromera of Thief River Falls in connection to that murder at… Continue reading Charges Filed in Unusual Murder Case: Suspect Allegedly Blamed Digital Device for Negative Influence

UPDATE: New Information Released in Thief River Falls, Minnesota Homicide Case

THIEF RIVER FALLS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) Authorities have named a suspect in a murder on the grounds of Digi-Key in Thief River Falls, Minnesota Tuesday night. Neil Berg here in Thief River Falls Minnesota we now have more details regarding a Tuesday night murder on the grounds of digikey now I just talked with the Thief… Continue reading UPDATE: New Information Released in Thief River Falls, Minnesota Homicide Case

UPDATE: Suspect Arrested in Mille Lacs Murder Case

MILLE LACS LAKE, MN (trfnews.i234.me) The Mille Lacs County Sheriff says a person of interest has been arrested in connection to a homicide along Mille Lacs Lake. yeah good afternoon everybody Kyle Burton here your Sheriff just wanted to provide a quick video update on an incident we had yesterday involving a homicide investigation in… Continue reading UPDATE: Suspect Arrested in Mille Lacs Murder Case

Nicholas Poitra Charged with Murder in Bar Shooting Case

SHEYENNE, ND (trfnews.i234.me) We now have more details surrounding a murder at Rindys Bar in Sheyenne, North Dakota Sunday night. Formal charges have now been filed against Nicholas Poitra, who remains on the run on this Tuesday afternoon. a formal charges have now been filed against Nicholas poitra the man charged in the murder of… Continue reading Nicholas Poitra Charged with Murder in Bar Shooting Case

Investigation Reveals Mayville Man Who Committed Suicide Was Involved in Child Pornography Case

MAYVILLE, ND (trfnews.i234.me) Steve Volla, a Mayville, North Dakota man who killed himself when confronted by law enforcement last Wednesday was under investigation for child porn. 59 year old Steve vola that man who took his own life last Wednesday in rural Mayville was under investigation for child porn investigation began early in November uh… Continue reading Investigation Reveals Mayville Man Who Committed Suicide Was Involved in Child Pornography Case

Arrest Warrants Issued for Grafton Pair in Connection to Grand Forks Damage and Theft Case

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) Arrest warrants have been issued for a pair from Grafton, following damage and theft at the Grand Forks Visitors Center. arrest warrants have been issued for these two suspects from grafton after copper tubing was stolen from the air conditioner units at the back of the grand forks visitor center on… Continue reading Arrest Warrants Issued for Grafton Pair in Connection to Grand Forks Damage and Theft Case

UPDATE: New Information Emerges on 2007 Minot, North Dakota Murder Case

MINOT, ND (trfnews.i234.me) We now have details behind a 2007 Minot, North Dakota murder case. Nicole Rice, the former roommate of murder victim, Anita Knutson has formally been charged with Murder. we now have more details behind a nearly 15-year-old murder case 34 year old nicole rice of minot has been charged with a class… Continue reading UPDATE: New Information Emerges on 2007 Minot, North Dakota Murder Case

LATEST DEVELOPMENTS: Grand Forks Kidnapping Case

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) We have the latest developments in a Thursday Kidnapping case in Grand Forks, where a juvenile female was able to get away unharmed. A Grand Forks man has been arrested in the case. we have a bit more information regarding that grand forks kidnapping late thursday afternoon robert burr is awaiting… Continue reading LATEST DEVELOPMENTS: Grand Forks Kidnapping Case

UPDATE: Multiple arrests made in Crookston; Villareal identified as person of interest in Grand Forks murder case

CROOKSTON, MN (trfnews.i234.me) The Grand Forks Special Operations Team helped in the arrest of 2 wanted men in Crookston Wednesday morning. Vincent Villareal of East Grand Forks and Jose Deleon of Crookston. this now in from crookston chief of police paul biermeyer regarding the swat team special operations team being called out in crookston this… Continue reading UPDATE: Multiple arrests made in Crookston; Villareal identified as person of interest in Grand Forks murder case

New and Disturbing Clues Surface in 1996 Case of Missing Woman

ARGYLE, MN (trfnews.i234.me) TRF News has uncovered new, disturbing possible clues in the case of Veronica Safranski. She went missing from Warren, Minnesota in 1996. Now, more possible clues in the case have been uncovered. yesterday we told you about a possible human bone that had been found in a ditch near Warren Minnesota 22… Continue reading New and Disturbing Clues Surface in 1996 Case of Missing Woman

East Grand Forks City Settles Pool Failure Case

EAST GRAND FORKS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) The City of East Grand Forks has reached a settlement regarding a 2017 pool failure. the City of East Grand Forks has reached a settlement on the cost of pool repairs that left it shut down for most of the 2017 season the council approved a settlement agreement Tuesday night… Continue reading East Grand Forks City Settles Pool Failure Case

North Dakota’s Most Infamous Murder Case Unraveled: REWIND! True Life Crime

TURTLE LAKE, ND (trfnews.i234.me) We have a look back at the worst murder case in North Dakota history with Vernon Keel. Keel has written a novel about the murder of 8 people at the Jacob Wolf farm in 1920. Neil Berg here with the burn keel the former head of the journalism department at the… Continue reading North Dakota’s Most Infamous Murder Case Unraveled: REWIND! True Life Crime