Repeat Offender Arrested After High-Speed Chase in Grand Forks

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – A New Rockford man, Kyle Kahalehili Maez-Schaak, 31, was arrested in Grand Forks for allegedly fleeing police, marking his eighth such incident in the past six years. Maez-Schaak has been arrested more than 30 times in his adult life. On Thursday, May 23, at 4:03 a.m., a county deputy attempted… Continue reading Repeat Offender Arrested After High-Speed Chase in Grand Forks

Basketball Court Shooting in Grand Forks: Suspect in Custody

Allen Little

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – We have an update regarding a Saturday evening shooting at a basketball court in Grand Forks. The incident occurred behind Fuji’s Restaurant on South Washington Street, near the Purpur Arena. According to Sergeant Angstrom of the Grand Forks Police, officers were dispatched at 8:07 p.m. to the Abbott Sports Complex… Continue reading Basketball Court Shooting in Grand Forks: Suspect in Custody

Shooting at Abbott Sports Complex Leads to Arrest of Grand Forks Man

Allen Little

GRAND FORKS, N.D. (trfnews.i234.me) – A Grand Forks man was arrested Saturday following a shooting on the basketball court at Abbott Sports Complex. Police say 24-year-old Allen Little shot a 25-year-old male during a disturbance on the court. The two men are known to each other. The victim was transported to Altru by private vehicle… Continue reading Shooting at Abbott Sports Complex Leads to Arrest of Grand Forks Man

Rural Frazee Man Sentenced to 24 Years for Heinous Sex Crimes

Douglas David Carr

DETROIT LAKES, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Douglas David Carr, 45, of rural Frazee, has been sentenced to two consecutive 12-year prison terms for two counts of felony first-degree criminal sexual conduct. He faced six felony counts and was convicted on all counts in March by a Becker County jury. The charges stem from accusations that Carr had… Continue reading Rural Frazee Man Sentenced to 24 Years for Heinous Sex Crimes

Minnesota Man Set to Change Plea in Shocking Child Abuse Case

Manuel Martinez Jr.

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – A Minnesota man’s Thursday, May 23, final dispositional conference in Grand Forks County court was canceled because he plans to change his plea in the gross sexual imposition case. Manuel Martinez Jr., 47, is charged with four counts of Class AA felony gross sexual imposition-victim under the age of 15-defendant… Continue reading Minnesota Man Set to Change Plea in Shocking Child Abuse Case

Grafton Man Gets Two Years in Prison After Pleading Guilty to Multiple Charges

Juan Carlos Gutierrez

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – A Grafton man changed his plea and was sentenced Thursday, May 23, to two years in prison. Juan Carlos Gutierrez, 30, pleaded guilty to two Class C felonies, reckless endangerment-extreme indifference and fleeing a police officer. He also pleaded guilty to Class A misdemeanor drug paraphernalia possession and Class B… Continue reading Grafton Man Gets Two Years in Prison After Pleading Guilty to Multiple Charges

Reckless Driving Leads to 2.5-Year Prison Sentence for Minnesota Man in Fatal Crash

Dominic Micheal Billmeier

WALSH COUNTY (trfnews.i234.me) – A Minnesota man was sentenced to two-and-a-half years in prison Thursday afternoon, May 23, for causing a fatal 2023 rollover crash in Walsh County. “There are multiple things I could’ve done to change that day,” Dominic Michael Billmeier, 25, said during the hearing. “I am sorry.” On March 2, 2023, Billmeier… Continue reading Reckless Driving Leads to 2.5-Year Prison Sentence for Minnesota Man in Fatal Crash

Fargo Man Charged with Felony Assault After Victim Found with Multiple Broken Bones

Michael G. Becker

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Michael Glenn Becker of Fargo has been charged with felony aggravated assault. According to court documents, on May 18th, officers were dispatched to Sanford Hospital in Fargo where a male victim was found with multiple broken bones. A witness confirmed Becker as the suspect, and Becker admitted to the assault. I’m… Continue reading Fargo Man Charged with Felony Assault After Victim Found with Multiple Broken Bones

Grand Forks Man Arrested After Bizarre Attempt to Enter Police Vehicle

Larry Desjarlais

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – A Grand Forks man is facing criminal charges after a strange incident with police. According to court records, 46-year-old Larry Desjarlais was pulled over on May 19th in Grand Forks for a suspended license. While the officer was writing the citation, Desjarlais opened the door and jumped into the passenger… Continue reading Grand Forks Man Arrested After Bizarre Attempt to Enter Police Vehicle

Knife Threat Incident Leads to Terrorizing Charge for Grafton Man

Rafael Velez-Patron

GRAFTON, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – A Grafton, North Dakota man is facing a felony terrorizing charge after allegedly threatening another man with a knife near that town. According to court documents, 49-year-old Rafael Velez-Patron was charged after an incident on May 21 at 5:50 p.m. Deputies were dispatched to Campbell Farms east of Grafton on Highway… Continue reading Knife Threat Incident Leads to Terrorizing Charge for Grafton Man

Grand Forks Man Avoids Trial for Felony Sexual Assault and Burglary Charges Through Pretrial Diversion

Lance Visnar Oliveros

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Lance Visnar Oliveros, 26, was anticipated to stand trial on May 28 for Class A felony gross sexual imposition and Class B felony night burglary. Instead, he has been granted a pretrial diversion agreement, meaning he will not have to go to trial. Oliveros was charged in December 2022 for… Continue reading Grand Forks Man Avoids Trial for Felony Sexual Assault and Burglary Charges Through Pretrial Diversion

Thief River Falls Man Arrested for DWI After Wild Ride in White Honda

Thief River Falls, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Police were called to Digi-Key around 1 PM on Wednesday after receiving reports of “a white Honda all over the road.” Officers arrested 54-year-old Miguel Angel Ramirezalvarez for Refusal to Submit to a Chemical Test in the Third Degree and Driving While Impaired in the Fourth Degree. Ramirezalvarez was… Continue reading Thief River Falls Man Arrested for DWI After Wild Ride in White Honda

Fargo Man Charged with $6,000 Forgery Scheme Using Business Checks

Kevin D. Wright

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Kevin Douglas Wright of Fargo is facing three felony charges for allegedly writing unauthorized checks from a business account. According to court documents, in April, he purportedly wrote three checks from a Fargo business to himself, cashing them for nearly $6,000. Wright is charged with three counts of forgery. I’m Neil… Continue reading Fargo Man Charged with $6,000 Forgery Scheme Using Business Checks

Shocking Charges: Warroad Man and Mother Accused in Horrific Child Assault Case

Jason C. Tappe

WARROAD, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Jason C. Tappe of Warroad, Minnesota, faces multiple charges for allegedly assaulting two young children, aged 12 months and two-and-a-half years. He is charged with four felony counts of first-degree assault, two counts of third-degree assault, and neglect of a child resulting in substantial harm. The children’s mother, Kaylie S. Krube,… Continue reading Shocking Charges: Warroad Man and Mother Accused in Horrific Child Assault Case

Psychedelic Tragedy: Man Kills Friend After Taking Magic Mushrooms in North Dakota

Malcom Mayors

STANLEY, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Malcom Mayors of Williston, North Dakota, has been charged with Class AA Murder following the tragic shooting of his friend in Stanley. On May 24th, at 12:12 a.m., police responded to the Mountrail County Correctional Center, where Mayors had arrived, wet and shoeless, claiming he believed he had killed his friend.… Continue reading Psychedelic Tragedy: Man Kills Friend After Taking Magic Mushrooms in North Dakota

Grand Forks Man Faces Felony for Window-Smashing Rampage, Says He “Snapped

Anthony Treherne

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – 41-year-old Anthony Treherne of Grand Forks has been charged with felony criminal mischief. According to court documents, on May 21st, police were dispatched to a Housing Office at 675 North 43rd Street in Grand Forks. Witnesses reported that Treherne had broken the front door and window glass. He was taken… Continue reading Grand Forks Man Faces Felony for Window-Smashing Rampage, Says He “Snapped

Fargo Man Arrested After High-Speed Chase in Stolen Vehicle

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Michael James Samuelson of Fargo is facing a trio of felony charges: theft of property, fleeing, and possession of meth. According to court documents, on May 21st, an officer stopped a vehicle in Fargo that had been reported stolen. The vehicle initially stopped, allowing a female passenger to exit, but then… Continue reading Fargo Man Arrested After High-Speed Chase in Stolen Vehicle

Tragic Discovery: Missing Crary Man Found Dead Near Burned Pickup on Devils Lake

Shawn Duane Guy

DEVILS LAKE, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Ramsey County Sheriff Bryan Lang reported that authorities have recovered the body of Shawn Guy, a 51-year-old man from Crary, who was reported missing on Wednesday. Guy was found Thursday afternoon along the east shore of Devils Lake, less than a mile from his burned pickup truck. Foul play is… Continue reading Tragic Discovery: Missing Crary Man Found Dead Near Burned Pickup on Devils Lake

Hatchet-Wielding Man Fatally Shot by Crookston Police: New Details Released by BCA

CROOKSTON, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension has released new information about the fatal police shooting that left a man dead in Crookston. The man who was killed, 35-year-old Andrew Dale of Crookston, allegedly ran towards officers while carrying a hatchet on May 16, according to a BCA release. According to a… Continue reading Hatchet-Wielding Man Fatally Shot by Crookston Police: New Details Released by BCA

Salol man charged with driving after cancellation

Thief River Falls, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – On April 23 at approximately 10:54 a.m., authorities responded to an accident report in the parking lot of Sanford Clinic. Robert Paul Okerlund, aged 66 from Salol, was charged with driving after cancellation – inimical to public safety and subsequently arrested. Okerlund was driving a friend’s vehicle from the… Continue reading Salol man charged with driving after cancellation

Thief River Falls man has been charged with second-degree DWI

Tylar Housker Williamson

Thief River Falls, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – On May 4 at 5:21 a.m., law enforcement reportedly observed an occupied vehicle at Hartz Park. Tylar Housker Williamson, 26, from Thief River Falls, has been charged with second-degree DWI and was subsequently arrested. Williamson allegedly displayed signs of impairment, with the officer noting that the vehicle had been… Continue reading Thief River Falls man has been charged with second-degree DWI

Red Lake Falls Man Pleads Not Guilty to Felony Charges for Spiking Drink with Drugs

Lane Allen Anderson

RED LAKE COUNTY, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Lane Allen Anderson, 27, waived his Wednesday, May 22, omnibus hearing and pleaded not guilty to two felony charges. Anderson is charged with adulteration causing illness, pain, or other bodily harm and third-degree sale of a narcotic, the latter carrying a maximum 20-year sentence. According to a probable cause… Continue reading Red Lake Falls Man Pleads Not Guilty to Felony Charges for Spiking Drink with Drugs

Man in Warren, Minnesota Waives Hearing and Pleads Not Guilty to Horrifying Sex Crimes Involving Minor Victim

Seth Lawrence Solberg

MARSHALL COUNTY, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – A Warren, Minnesota man has pleaded not guilty to two counts of first-degree criminal sexual conduct after being charged with sex crimes involving a child under the age of 13. Seth Lawrence Solberg faces up to 30 years in prison if convicted. The charges stem from an incident reported to… Continue reading Man in Warren, Minnesota Waives Hearing and Pleads Not Guilty to Horrifying Sex Crimes Involving Minor Victim

Grand Forks Man Faces Drug Trafficking Charge After Bicycle Stop

Daniel D. Alanis

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – A 42-year-old Daniel D. Alanis of Grand Forks is facing a drug trafficking charge. According to court documents, on May 21st at 8:06 a.m., an officer stopped him while he was riding a bike for multiple violations at South Fifth Street and Kitson Avenue. Alanis, who was already on probation,… Continue reading Grand Forks Man Faces Drug Trafficking Charge After Bicycle Stop

Fargo Man Charged with Felony Robbery for Allegedly Stealing Shoes from Local Store

Quintin K. Bates

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – A Fargo man, Quintin K. Bates, has been charged with felony robbery after allegedly stealing shoes and other items from a store on Ficner Drive. According to court documents, on May 15th, police were dispatched to Jag Clothing after the store’s owner reported that Bates had concealed multiple clothing items and… Continue reading Fargo Man Charged with Felony Robbery for Allegedly Stealing Shoes from Local Store

Grand Forks Man Faces Multiple Charges After Bizarre Bicycle Incident

David W. Schiebe

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – 48-year-old David W. Schiebe of Grand Forks faces a string of criminal charges after being stopped for riding his bicycle the wrong way on Chestnut Street. According to the criminal complaint, Schiebe nearly caused a collision and then fled on foot. He was quickly arrested and admitted to using meth… Continue reading Grand Forks Man Faces Multiple Charges After Bizarre Bicycle Incident

”Shocking Revelation: Minnesota Man Charged With Another Sex Crime Before First Sentencing!”

Joshua P. Adams

CROOKSTON, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – A 22-year-old man from Crookston, Minnesota has been charged with another sex crime before he was even sentenced for his first offense. According to court documents, Joshua P. Adams pleaded guilty in January to third-degree criminal sexual conduct and was released from custody pending sentencing on July 11th under the condition… Continue reading ”Shocking Revelation: Minnesota Man Charged With Another Sex Crime Before First Sentencing!”

St. Hilaire man charged with multiple felonies

Paul Joseph Hager

Thief River Falls, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Paul Joseph Hager, aged 66 from St. Hilaire, was charged with multiple felonies after a report of a firearms theft dating back 30 years. He faces charges for felony possession of ammunition as a felon and felony fifth-degree controlled substance crime due to a prior conviction. Hager allegedly gave… Continue reading St. Hilaire man charged with multiple felonies

Thief River Falls man charged with DWI involving a controlled substance

Thief River Falls, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – On March 5th at 12:18 p.m., authorities were summoned to the probation office regarding Christopher Marvin Pickens, 48, of Thief River Falls, who was charged with DWI involving a controlled substance. The citation was issued on April 30. Pickens purportedly drove to the Justice Center to provide a urine… Continue reading Thief River Falls man charged with DWI involving a controlled substance

Burglary Charges Dropped: Daniel Wieland of Fargo Cleared in $144,000 Jewelry Theft Case

Daniel Joe Wieland

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Criminal charges against Daniel Joe Wieland of Fargo, North Dakota, have been dismissed. Wieland had been charged with conspiracy to commit theft of property and conspiracy to commit burglary following a report from a Fargo couple who discovered $144,000 worth of jewelry missing from their home while they were away. The… Continue reading Burglary Charges Dropped: Daniel Wieland of Fargo Cleared in $144,000 Jewelry Theft Case

Emergency Response After Pickup Accident Near Thief River Falls Leaves Man Pinned

Thief River Falls, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Authorities responded to a medical call last week west of Thief River Falls. Sheriff’s Deputies reported that a “pickup rolled (and) pinned” John Dyrdal (58) between equipment Wednesday afternoon. The incident occurred on the 13 thousand block of 180th Street Northwest just before 2:30 PM. There is no word… Continue reading Emergency Response After Pickup Accident Near Thief River Falls Leaves Man Pinned

Fargo Man Arrested After Violent Stabbing Incident in West Fargo

Richard Dumont-Newago

WEST FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – A Fargo man has been charged with stabbing another man in West Fargo. According to court documents, on May 19th, an officer was dispatched to 1224 Second Street West in West Fargo for a reported fight. The victim sustained stab wounds to his abdomen and leg, and his thumb had… Continue reading Fargo Man Arrested After Violent Stabbing Incident in West Fargo

Fargo Man Arrested for Allegedly Firing Shots from Porch

Eulalio Perez

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – An arrest was made after shots were fired in Fargo. According to court documents, on May 18th at 10:12 p.m., officers responded to the Countryside Trailer Court in Fargo following reports of gunfire. A witness reported that the suspect, Eulalio Perez, walked onto his porch and fired several shots into the… Continue reading Fargo Man Arrested for Allegedly Firing Shots from Porch

Grand Forks Man Charged in Bizarre ‘Kissing Burglar’ Case

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – We have a creepy and strange case out of Grand Forks involving the so-called “kissing burglar.” 40-year-old Mario Womack of Grand Forks has been charged with felony burglary. According to court documents, on May 20th at 4:33 a.m., a woman reported that she was sleeping on her couch when she… Continue reading Grand Forks Man Charged in Bizarre ‘Kissing Burglar’ Case

Vandalism Charges Filed Against Grand Forks Man After Church Incident in Crookston

Christopher L. Thumb

CROOKSTON, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – We have an update regarding the arrest of a suspect with cut hands in Crookston early Sunday morning. 21-year-old Christopher L. Thumb of Grand Forks is facing a trio of felonies. He was arrested just across the street from the Presbyterian Church where a glass door had been smashed and a… Continue reading Vandalism Charges Filed Against Grand Forks Man After Church Incident in Crookston

Redby Man Charged With Second degree driving while impaired

Curtis Paul Kingbird

Thief River Falls, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – On April 23 at about 11:46 p.m., Curtis Paul Kingbird, 53, from Redby, was charged with second-degree DWI – two or more aggravating factors after a traffic stop near the intersection of Center Street East and 310th Avenue Northeast. Kingbird was arrested following a radar indication that he was… Continue reading Redby Man Charged With Second degree driving while impaired

TRF man faces charges of felony fifth-degree controlled substance crime

David Alan Jourdain

Thief River Falls, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – David Alan Jourdain, 42, from Thief River Falls, was arrested by the Pine to Prairie Drug Task Force on April 22 at 10:38 a.m. during a traffic stop near the intersection of Highway 59 and Greenwood Street. He faces charges of felony fifth-degree controlled substance crime and driving after… Continue reading TRF man faces charges of felony fifth-degree controlled substance crime

Fargo Man Faces Felony Charges in Moorhead Storage Unit Burglary

Rico Blegen

MOORHEAD, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – A 31-year-old Fargo resident, Rico Blegen, is facing felony charges in Moorhead. He is charged in connection with the January burglary of a storage facility in Moorhead. Surveillance video shows a suspect using bolt cutters to gain entry and driving a vehicle reported stolen from West Fargo the same day as… Continue reading Fargo Man Faces Felony Charges in Moorhead Storage Unit Burglary

Preliminary Hearing for Man Charged with Assaulting Wife Who Was Battling Cancer, Waived

Joshua Jon Temple

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – A preliminary hearing scheduled in Grand Forks district court today for Joshua Jon Temple was waived. Temple is facing three felony counts: endangering an eligible adult, terrorizing, and domestic violence against his wife during her battle with cancer. She has since passed away. The preliminary hearing was intended to determine… Continue reading Preliminary Hearing for Man Charged with Assaulting Wife Who Was Battling Cancer, Waived

Man sentenced for $20,000 conspiracy

Gourav Patel

Thief River Falls, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – On April 29, Gourav Patel, 35, of Chicago, was sentenced in Pennington County District Court for conspiring to swindle a Thief River Falls woman out of $20,000. He received 12 months and one day in prison, stayed for five years, and five years of supervised probation. Patel was ordered… Continue reading Man sentenced for $20,000 conspiracy

A man was fatally shot Friday night, May 17, at a Green Line light-rail station in St. Paul.

ST. PAUL, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Police responded at about 11 p.m. to a report of shots fired at the eastbound Metro Transit Green Line station at Dale Street and University Avenue. Officers found a man on the platform with multiple gunshot wounds. He was taken to Regions Hospital, where he was pronounced dead, according to… Continue reading A man was fatally shot Friday night, May 17, at a Green Line light-rail station in St. Paul.

A man with cut hands was arrested early Sunday morning in Crookston

CROOKSTON, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – A man with cut hands was arrested early Sunday morning in Crookston, Minnesota. Subsequently, it was discovered that a church across the street from the arrest location had a shattered glass door. The man, reported to have lacerations on his hands, was taken into custody around 5:30 a.m. An ambulance stood… Continue reading A man with cut hands was arrested early Sunday morning in Crookston

BREAKING NEWS: Man With Cut Hands Taken To Jail In Crookston, MN Sunday Morning

CROOKSTON, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Police in Crookston, Minnesota responded to a disturbance early Sunday morning. A man with cut hands was taken to jail as an ambulance was standing by. On Sunday morning in Crookston, Minnesota, police responded to a disturbance near the government center on North Broadway. An ambulance was called for a man… Continue reading BREAKING NEWS: Man With Cut Hands Taken To Jail In Crookston, MN Sunday Morning

Fergus Falls Man Facing Felony Level Threats of Violence Charge

Arthur K. Sims

FERGUS FALLS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Arthur K. Sims, a 21-year-old man from Fergus Falls, Minnesota, is facing felony charges for threats of violence, along with misdemeanors for disorderly conduct and providing a false name to a peace officer. According to court documents, on May 15th at 12:16 a.m., officers responded to an apartment in Fergus… Continue reading Fergus Falls Man Facing Felony Level Threats of Violence Charge

Grand Forks Man Facing Felony Level Domestic Violence Charges

Jason C. Green

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Jason C. Green, a 53-year-old resident of Grand Forks, is facing felony charges of domestic violence and terrorizing. According to court documents, on May 15th, Green allegedly attempted to strangle a female victim by grabbing her throat, causing small lacerations, and threatening to kill her. I’m Neil Berg reporting for… Continue reading Grand Forks Man Facing Felony Level Domestic Violence Charges

Moorhead Man Faces Six Felony Charges for Alleged Threats Against Family

Ryan D. Swanson

MOORHEAD, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Ryan David Swanson of Moorhead, Minnesota, is facing six felony counts of threats of violence. According to court documents, his family members banned Swanson from a Clay County property. On April 28th, the victims found an upside-down flag taped to their door. The following day, during a prolonged phone call with… Continue reading Moorhead Man Faces Six Felony Charges for Alleged Threats Against Family

A Northwood resident receives a 360-day sentence for numerous drug offenses and concealing a weapon.

Darin James Braun

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – On Monday, May 13, a 41-year-old man from Northwood, Darin James Braun, was sentenced to serve 360 days for drug and weapon offenses. Braun admitted guilt to four counts of possession with intent to distribute, originally classified as Class A felonies but reduced to Class B felonies in a plea… Continue reading A Northwood resident receives a 360-day sentence for numerous drug offenses and concealing a weapon.

Police in Crookston fatally shoot man wielding hatchet

CROOKSTON, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – In the early hours of Thursday, May 16, a man died after approaching Crookston police with a hatchet, according to authorities. Police encountered the man wielding a hatchet around 12:53 a.m. near East Seventh Street. Despite attempts at initial contact, the man swiftly advanced toward the officers, prompting them to utilize… Continue reading Police in Crookston fatally shoot man wielding hatchet

BREAKING NEWS UPDATE: Crookston Police Fatally Shoot Man Armed with Hatchet

CROOKSTON, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Crookston police shot and killed a man armed with a hatchet early Thursday morning. Neil Berg here with breaking news from Crookston, Minnesota. Just before 1:00 a.m. on Thursday, Crookston Police Chief Darren Selzer confirmed an officer-involved shooting resulting in the suspect’s death. Chief Selzer stated, “Today at 12:53 a.m., officers… Continue reading BREAKING NEWS UPDATE: Crookston Police Fatally Shoot Man Armed with Hatchet

Grand Forks Man Charged with Drug Trafficking

Oscar L. Oliva

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – A Grand Forks man is facing a drug trafficking charge following a search warrant executed by the Grand Forks Narcotics Task Force. According to court documents, 61-year-old Oscar L. Oliva of Grand Forks is charged with drug trafficking. On May 14th, the task force executed a search warrant at 1423… Continue reading Grand Forks Man Charged with Drug Trafficking

TRF Man Cited For Allegedly Stealing Hotel Towels

Thief River Falls, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – A Thief River Falls man has been cited for theft following the reported disappearance of some towels. Police identified Randy Hicks, 68, as the individual cited for the theft. Officers were dispatched to America’s Best Value Inn & Suites shortly after 4 p.m. on Monday in response to the… Continue reading TRF Man Cited For Allegedly Stealing Hotel Towels

Minnesota Man Pleads Guilty to Role in Capitol Insurrection

Paul Orta Jr.

WASHINGTON D.C. (trfnews.i234.me) – A man from southern Minnesota is set to be sentenced in October for his involvement in the January 6, 2021, insurrection at the U.S. Capitol. Prosecutors in Washington, D.C., announced that 35-year-old Paul Orta Jr. of Blue Earth pleaded guilty on Tuesday to a felony charge of civil disorder. According to… Continue reading Minnesota Man Pleads Guilty to Role in Capitol Insurrection

Thief River Falls man sentenced to 49 months for selling drugs to an informant

Thief River Falls, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – A Thief River Falls man was sentenced to just over four years in prison on Monday, May 13, for selling $100 worth of methamphetamine to an informant. Noah Christopher Dybedahl, 24, pleaded guilty to third-degree sale of a controlled substance earlier in May. The crime carries a maximum sentence… Continue reading Thief River Falls man sentenced to 49 months for selling drugs to an informant

Single Vehicle Accident in Clearwater County Injures Grand Forks Man

A Grand Forks resident, Kaiden Tyler Francis (20), sustained injuries in a weekend accident in Clearwater County, as reported by the Minnesota State Patrol. Alcohol is suspected to have played a role. Francis was driving a 2013 Nissan Frontier southbound on Highway 92 in Copley Township when he lost control of the vehicle, veering off… Continue reading Single Vehicle Accident in Clearwater County Injures Grand Forks Man

Valley City Man Faces Life-Threatening Injuries After Motorcycle Accident

VALLEY CITY, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – A Valley City man, aged 45, sustained life-threatening injuries in a motorcycle accident just north of the town around 5:30 p.m. on Sunday. According to the North Dakota Highway Patrol, the man, whose name was not disclosed, was heading southbound towards Valley City when he lost control of his 1980 Harley-Davidson,… Continue reading Valley City Man Faces Life-Threatening Injuries After Motorcycle Accident

Tragic Accident: 23-Year-Old Fatally Hit by Train in Rochester

ROCHESTER, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – A 23-year-old man tragically lost his life on Saturday night after being struck by a train car in Rochester. Rochester Police responded to the incident around 10:45 p.m. near the intersection of Civic Center Drive NW and 1st Avenue NW. Eyewitnesses reported that the man was hit by a passing boxcar… Continue reading Tragic Accident: 23-Year-Old Fatally Hit by Train in Rochester

SWAT Team Responds to Armed Altercation in Minot, North Dakota Hotel

MINOT, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – On Saturday evening, the Minot Police Department responded to a tense situation at a hotel on 22nd Avenue Northwest. Reports indicated a man wielding a firearm was pursuing another individual. Upon arrival, officers confronted the suspect, Larron T. Lewis, 45, but he barricaded himself in his room, defying commands to surrender.… Continue reading SWAT Team Responds to Armed Altercation in Minot, North Dakota Hotel

Naytahwaush Man Faces 17 New Charges While in Clearwater County Jail

Justin B. Camp

BAGLEY, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Justin B. Camp, a 41-year-old from Naytahwaush, Minnesota, has been incarcerated since March 13th on charges of assaulting and kidnapping a female victim in December. Now, Camp faces 17 new criminal charges, including seven felony charges, for allegedly violating a no-contact order by texting the victim from Clearwater County Jail in… Continue reading Naytahwaush Man Faces 17 New Charges While in Clearwater County Jail

Fargo Man Charged with Stealing Car from Alexandria

Manuel M. Reyes

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Manuel M. Reyes from Fargo is in legal trouble after being apprehended on Interstate 94 in Cass County, North Dakota, driving a vehicle reported stolen from Alexandria, Minnesota. Reyes lacked a valid driver’s license during the incident. He now faces charges of felony theft of property and misdemeanor driving under suspension,… Continue reading Fargo Man Charged with Stealing Car from Alexandria

Fargo Man Charged With Terrorizing

Michael Wayne Conover

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – A Fargo man has been charged with Terrorizing, after allegedly threatening a family member with a knife. Michael Wayne Conover of Fargo is facing criminal charges after allegedly yelling at a family member quote I can’t wait for him to come downstairs I’m going to kill him unquote and then allegedly… Continue reading Fargo Man Charged With Terrorizing

Tragic Motorcycle Accident: Andover Man Fatally Strikes Deer

AITKIN, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – An Andover man tragically lost his life after colliding with a deer while riding his motorcycle on Highway 200 in Aitkin County. The incident occurred around 12:20 a.m. on Sunday. The victim, a 57-year-old motorcyclist, succumbed to the crash, with his identity pending release. The Minnesota State Patrol reported dry road… Continue reading Tragic Motorcycle Accident: Andover Man Fatally Strikes Deer

TRF Man Cited for Controlled Substance Offense

Kyle Travis Edgar

Thief River Falls, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – A Thief River Falls area man was arrested after allegedly fleeing police.  Kyle Travis Edgar, (40) was arrested for Controlled Substance Crime in the Third Degree, Fleeing an Officer by means other than a Motor Vehicle, and Driving after Revocation.  Police say Edgar was apprehended Wednesday evening at Highway… Continue reading TRF Man Cited for Controlled Substance Offense

Thief River Falls man convicted on possession charge

Alejandro Lee Lara

Alejandro Lee Lara, 25, Thief River Falls, was sentenced in Morrison County District Court to 39 months in a correctional facility and fined $50 for one felony count of third-degree possession of a controlled substance. One felony count of second-degree sale of a controlled substance was dismissed. According to the criminal complaint, on July 28,… Continue reading Thief River Falls man convicted on possession charge

Body of Duluth Man Recovered in Boundary Waters Lake

BOUNDARY WATERS CANOE AREA, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Canoeists made a grim discovery in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness as they found the body of Mark Ham, 62, a Duluth man who was on a solo camping trip. The St. Louis County Sheriff’s Office reported that the incident occurred on Lake Agnes, approximately 25 miles north… Continue reading Body of Duluth Man Recovered in Boundary Waters Lake

Grand Forks Man Faces Charges for $700 Bicycle Theft

Jefferey Scott Miller

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Jeffery Scott Miller, 53, from Grand Forks, is facing serious charges after being accused of stealing a $700 bicycle from a garage on April 26th. Court documents reveal that Miller has been charged with felony burglary and misdemeanor theft of property. Surveillance footage allegedly captures Miller with the stolen bicycle.… Continue reading Grand Forks Man Faces Charges for $700 Bicycle Theft

Fargo Man Faces 5 Felony Charges for Alleged Arson and Stalking Incident

Randy Gblah

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a disturbing turn of events, Randy Gblah, a resident of Fargo, finds himself entangled in legal troubles, facing five serious felony charges stemming from an incident involving alleged stalking and attempted arson against his former girlfriend. The unsettling event transpired on April 30th, at a third-floor apartment in Fargo. Discovery… Continue reading Fargo Man Faces 5 Felony Charges for Alleged Arson and Stalking Incident

Man Faces Criminal Charges After Bonfire Terror in Twin Valley, Minnesota

Paul H. Buttner

TWIN VALLEY, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – In a small town like Twin Valley, Minnesota, evenings around a bonfire usually evoke images of camaraderie and warmth. However, on May 4th, the tranquil atmosphere was shattered by a harrowing incident that left the community reeling. According to court documents, what started as a gathering around a bonfire quickly… Continue reading Man Faces Criminal Charges After Bonfire Terror in Twin Valley, Minnesota

Grand Forks Man Charged with Vehicle Break-In at Columbia Mall

Kenaz Jackson

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) -In a recent incident at Columbia Mall in Grand Forks, a 27-year-old man, Kenaz Jackson, faces serious legal repercussions. Allegedly involved in a vehicle break-in, Jackson now confronts felony charges for unlawful entry into a vehicle, alongside misdemeanors for criminal mischief and theft of property. Detailed in court documents dated May… Continue reading Grand Forks Man Charged with Vehicle Break-In at Columbia Mall

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

Identification of Missing Minnesota Man’s Remains Found in Arizona After Nearly 50 Years

FLAGSTAFF, AZ (trfnews.i234.me) – In a remarkable turn of events, authorities in Arizona have finally identified the remains of a Minnesota man who had been missing for almost half a century. The saga began when farmers, engaged in the pursuit of a runaway pig, stumbled upon skeletal remains in 1975 near Flagstaff, Arizona. The Identification… Continue reading Identification of Missing Minnesota Man’s Remains Found in Arizona After Nearly 50 Years

Man Faces Felony Charges for Allegedly Burning 3-Year-Old Boy with Scalding Water

Convicted Sex Offender Now Facing Child Torture Charges in Baudette, Minnesota

BAUDETTE, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Corey Roper, currently incarcerated, faces three felony charges for allegedly burning a 3-year-old boy with scalding water. Court documents reveal that Roper and his girlfriend, the child’s mother, delayed seeking medical treatment for the child for three days. Pictures presented to TRF News depict severe burns covering the child’s face, scalp, and… Continue reading Man Faces Felony Charges for Allegedly Burning 3-Year-Old Boy with Scalding Water

Fargo Resident Faces Terrorizing Charge

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – A Fargo resident, Thomas D. Harrell, is charged with felony terrorizing for reportedly threatening another individual with a gun. According to court records dated May 4th, a West Fargo officer responded to a report at the Roadway Inn of a man pointing a firearm at another individual. The victim stated that… Continue reading Fargo Resident Faces Terrorizing Charge

Fargo Man Charged with Rape and Drug Offenses

Jan Lyn Wetch

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – A Fargo, North Dakota man, Jan Lyn Wetch, faces a gross sexual imposition charge, alongside drug-related charges. Allegations from the female victim claim that Wetch raped her at a Fargo motel. According to court records, the investigation commenced after the female victim, already in jail, reported overdosing and awakening in Wetch’s… Continue reading Fargo Man Charged with Rape and Drug Offenses

Rolette Man Charged in Fatal Hit-and-Run near Belcourt

BELCOURT, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – A tragic incident that occurred last August near Belcourt, North Dakota, has now led to charges being filed against a Rolette resident. Justin James Azure, aged 21, has been formally charged in connection to a fatal hit-and-run incident. On August 15th, Jonathan Lovali was discovered deceased near Betty’s Bar on Highway… Continue reading Rolette Man Charged in Fatal Hit-and-Run near Belcourt

Thief River Falls Man Pleads Guilty to Meth Sales, Faces Sentencing

Noah Christopher Dybedahl

Thief River Falls (trfnews.i234.me) – In a dramatic courtroom twist, Thief River Falls resident Noah Christopher Dybedahl, 24, has pleaded guilty to third-degree controlled substance sales, shocking the local community. The plea comes after Dybedahl was implicated in a nefarious drug deal involving methamphetamine, as revealed by a probable cause statement filed in the case.… Continue reading Thief River Falls Man Pleads Guilty to Meth Sales, Faces Sentencing

Fargo Police Chase: Moorhead Man Faces Charges After Fleeing from Stolen Vehicle

Aries Donovan

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a dramatic turn of events, a Moorhead man finds himself in hot water after allegedly fleeing from a stolen vehicle in Fargo, prompting a pursuit that culminated in his apprehension by law enforcement. The incident, which unfolded on April 30th, has led to a slew of criminal charges against the… Continue reading Fargo Police Chase: Moorhead Man Faces Charges After Fleeing from Stolen Vehicle

Fargo Man Faces Serious Charges Following Alleged Assault at Local Hotel

Jarone L. Latimer

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a troubling incident that has sent shockwaves through the Fargo community, a man identified as Jarone L. Latimer is now facing criminal charges after being accused of assaulting a woman at a local hotel. According to court documents, Latimer has been charged with felony terrorizing domestic violence and misdemeanor domestic… Continue reading Fargo Man Faces Serious Charges Following Alleged Assault at Local Hotel

Grand Forks Man Faces Felony Charges Following Drug Bust in Domestic Dispute

Stacey L. Ruff

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a dramatic turn of events, a 40-year-old man from Grand Forks, identified as Stacey L. Ruff, finds himself in legal jeopardy after being apprehended during a domestic dispute. According to court documents, Ruff is facing a litany of charges, including drug trafficking, following a police intervention at his residence… Continue reading Grand Forks Man Faces Felony Charges Following Drug Bust in Domestic Dispute

Fargo Man Caught in the Act: Faces Felony Burglary Charge

Donald D. Redhorn

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a dramatic turn of events, a Fargo man finds himself at the center of a legal firestorm after being implicated in a brazen burglary that has shaken the community to its core. Donald D. Redhorn, hailing from Fargo, now faces the weighty specter of felony charges, including burglary and possession… Continue reading Fargo Man Caught in the Act: Faces Felony Burglary Charge

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

East Grand Forks Man Charged After Allegedly Striking Grand Forks Police Officer

Philemon Lewis

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a startling altercation on the streets of Grand Forks, a 38-year-old man from East Grand Forks, Philemon Henry Lewis, finds himself entangled in a web of legal woes after allegedly assaulting a Grand Forks Police officer. According to court records, the incident unfolded on May 1st when Lewis was… Continue reading East Grand Forks Man Charged After Allegedly Striking Grand Forks Police Officer

Homeless Man in Grand Forks Faces 7 Felony Charges in Violent Drug Incident

Jaymison L. Jackson

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a shocking turn of events, 21-year-old Jaymison Lee Jackson, listed as homeless in Grand Forks, finds himself entangled in a web of seven felony charges following a tumultuous incident at a local motel. According to court documents, the evening took a dark turn when police responded to reports of… Continue reading Homeless Man in Grand Forks Faces 7 Felony Charges in Violent Drug Incident

Man Charged with Terrorizing After Allegedly Forcing Victim to Drive Across State Lines

Russell Fahlstrom

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – A shocking update has emerged in the case involving a man who allegedly forced a victim to drive from Grand Forks, North Dakota, to East Grand Forks, Minnesota, last Friday. Russell Fahlstrom, 29, of Leport, Minnesota, has now been charged with terrorizing in North Dakota, shedding light on the harrowing… Continue reading Man Charged with Terrorizing After Allegedly Forcing Victim to Drive Across State Lines

Minnesota Woman, Boyfriend, and Dealer Charged with Third Degree Murder in Teen’s Drug Overdose

Fox Bellanger

SAUK RAPIDS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – In a tragic turn of events, a Sauk Rapids, Minnesota woman, her boyfriend, and another man from Waubun are now facing charges of third-degree murder following the drug overdose death of her 16-year-old son. Crystal Swenson, Anthony Costello, and Fox Ballinger have been implicated in the devastating incident that unfolded… Continue reading Minnesota Woman, Boyfriend, and Dealer Charged with Third Degree Murder in Teen’s Drug Overdose

High-Speed Pursuit Ends in Arrest: Bemidji Man Faces Felony Charge for Fleeing

BEMIDJI, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – In a dramatic turn of events, the tranquility of Bemidji, Minnesota, was shattered as 40-year-old Daniel Lee White found himself on the wrong side of the law, facing a felony charge for fleeing from law enforcement. The gripping saga unfolded on April 30th, culminating in a high-speed pursuit that ended with… Continue reading High-Speed Pursuit Ends in Arrest: Bemidji Man Faces Felony Charge for Fleeing

BB Gun Blunder: Fargo Man Faces Felonies for Moorhead Threat Incident

Akeem Foster

MOORHEAD, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – In a startling turn of events, a routine dispute in Moorhead has escalated into a criminal case, leaving a Fargo man, 29-year-old Akeem Foster, facing serious charges after allegedly brandishing what turned out to be a BB gun in a menacing manner. The incident, which unfolded on April 22nd, has sent… Continue reading BB Gun Blunder: Fargo Man Faces Felonies for Moorhead Threat Incident

Mahnomen Mayhem: Local Man Charged with Robbery and Assault After Subway Altercation

Alexander Ortega

MAHNOMEN, MN (trfnews.i234.me) –In a startling turn of events, Mahnomen, Minnesota finds itself at the center of a gripping tale of crime and confrontation. Alexander Ortega, a 29-year-old resident of the town, has been thrust into the spotlight after being charged with robbery and assault following an incident at a local Subway. According to court… Continue reading Mahnomen Mayhem: Local Man Charged with Robbery and Assault After Subway Altercation

Woman Faces Trio of Felonies for Allegedly Trying to Run Over Family in Walmart Parking Lot

Krishawn Roberts

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – 27-year-old Krishawn Roberts from Grand Forks is at the center of a disturbing incident at a Walmart parking lot. Roberts is facing three felony charges for purportedly attempting to run over a man, woman, and child on April 4th. According to court documents, surveillance footage captured Roberts driving a black… Continue reading Woman Faces Trio of Felonies for Allegedly Trying to Run Over Family in Walmart Parking Lot

Crookston Man Sentenced to Nearly 22 Years in Prison for Producing Child Pornography

Jorge Alberto Torres, Jr.

FERGUS FALLS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – A Crookston man has been sentenced to nearly 22 years in prison followed by 20 years of probation for producing images and videos showing the sexual abuse of a minor girl. Jorge Alberto Torres, Jr., 52, was arrested after the victim reported his actions to school officials and law enforcement.… Continue reading Crookston Man Sentenced to Nearly 22 Years in Prison for Producing Child Pornography

Hibbing Man Faces First-Degree Criminal Sexual Conduct Charges

Delton Roy Misquadace

HIBBING, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Delton Roy Misquadace, a 35-year-old resident of Hibbing, Minnesota, is at the center of a disturbing criminal case involving charges of first-degree criminal sexual conduct and domestic assault by strangulation. According to court documents filed on April 26th in St. Louis County, Misquadace faces two felony counts of first-degree criminal sexual… Continue reading Hibbing Man Faces First-Degree Criminal Sexual Conduct Charges

Bagley, Minnesota Man Faces Felony Charge After Fleeing Deputy on Four-Wheeler

Lee C. Shereck

BAGLEY, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Lee C. Shereck, 56, of Bagley, Minnesota, is confronting criminal charges following an incident where he allegedly fled from a deputy on a four-wheeler. On April 27th at 11:25 p.m., a deputy attempted to pull Shereck over in Bagley for speeding. Shereck accelerated to 60 miles per hour through a residential… Continue reading Bagley, Minnesota Man Faces Felony Charge After Fleeing Deputy on Four-Wheeler

Chicago Man Charged with Terrorizing After Alleged Threats and Rock-Throwing Incident at Fargo Bar

Antoine Lauderdale

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Antoine Lauderdale, a Chicago resident, faces charges of terrorizing following a disturbing incident at Space Aliens Bar & Grill on Saturday evening. According to court documents, officers were dispatched to the bar at 1840 45th Street South after reports of a disturbance. The manager reported that Lauderdale had entered the establishment… Continue reading Chicago Man Charged with Terrorizing After Alleged Threats and Rock-Throwing Incident at Fargo Bar

Party Bus Chaos: Dilworth Man Charged with Assault After Silver Spike Bar Incident

Nickolas Krebsbach

DILWORTH, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – In a shocking turn of events, 33-year-old Nickolas Krebsbach faces serious criminal charges following an alleged assault that abruptly ended festivities near the Silver Spike bar in Dilworth on Saturday night. According to court documents, police rushed to the scene following reports of a violent altercation as partygoers disembarked from a… Continue reading Party Bus Chaos: Dilworth Man Charged with Assault After Silver Spike Bar Incident

Fargo Man Charged with Felony Terrorizing after Threatening Woman with a Knife

David M. Berg

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – David Berg, a Fargo resident, faces charges of felony terrorizing domestic violence after allegedly threatening a woman with a knife. Court documents reveal that the incident occurred before they arrived at a store. The female victim reported that Berg displayed a buck knife and threatened to kill her, even cutting her… Continue reading Fargo Man Charged with Felony Terrorizing after Threatening Woman with a Knife

Stephen, Minnesota Man Faces Felony Charge for Threatening to Kill Another Man

Justin M. Gajeski

STEPHEN, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Justin M. Gajeski, a 47-year-old resident of Stephen, Minnesota, is facing a felony charge of terroristic threats. According to court records, on April 26th, Gajeski allegedly threatened another individual at the Legion Club in Stephen. He reportedly made repeated threats, stating three times that he intended to kill the other person… Continue reading Stephen, Minnesota Man Faces Felony Charge for Threatening to Kill Another Man

Bismarck Man Faces Felony Terrorizing Charge in Grand Forks for Allegedly Threatening Police Officer

Matthew J. Littlewind

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Matthew James Littlewind of Bismarck is confronting serious legal troubles after being charged with felony terrorizing in Grand Forks. According to court documents, on April 24th, a Grand Forks Police Officer witnessed Littlewind assaulting another individual in the parking lot of 110 Cherry Street. As Littlewind was being taken into… Continue reading Bismarck Man Faces Felony Terrorizing Charge in Grand Forks for Allegedly Threatening Police Officer

Fargo Man Charged with Felony Criminal Trespass for Alleged Forced Entry into Ex-Girlfriend’s Apartment

Edwin Manzano

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a disturbing incident unfolding in Fargo, Edwin Manzano faces serious charges after allegedly forcing his way into his ex-girlfriend’s apartment in the early hours of April 25th. According to court documents, the Fargo woman reported that Manzano climbed up to her second-story balcony and used a helmet to shatter the… Continue reading Fargo Man Charged with Felony Criminal Trespass for Alleged Forced Entry into Ex-Girlfriend’s Apartment

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

Grand Forks Man Charged with Felony Terrorizing for Alleged Death Threat and Phone Interference

Benjamin N. Salter

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a concerning development, 25-year-old Benjamin N. Salter from Grand Forks faces serious charges after an incident on April 25th. Responding to a hang-up 911 call on the 1800 block of Dyke Avenue, Grand Forks police encountered a male victim who reported that Salter had allegedly threatened to kill him.… Continue reading Grand Forks Man Charged with Felony Terrorizing for Alleged Death Threat and Phone Interference

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

Hat on Fire: Fargo Man Faces Charges After Bizarre Incident Near Propane Tanks

Marshall Watson

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a peculiar turn of events, Marshall Watson of Fargo finds himself in legal trouble after an unusual encounter at a convenience store. Watson is now facing criminal charges, including endangering by fire or explosion, preventing arrest, and refusing to halt. The incident unfolded at a Holiday Station on North University… Continue reading Hat on Fire: Fargo Man Faces Charges After Bizarre Incident Near Propane Tanks

Fargo Man Faces Charges After Confrontation with Police: Rock vs. Taser Showdown

Mohamedkadar Farah

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a dramatic altercation, Mohamedkadar Farah of Fargo is facing criminal charges after confronting an officer with a rock. The incident unfolded on April 23rd on the railroad tracks at the 2200 block of Maine Avenue. According to authorities, Farah was sitting on the tracks when approached by an officer. Despite… Continue reading Fargo Man Faces Charges After Confrontation with Police: Rock vs. Taser Showdown

West Fargo Man Faces Charges After High-Speed Crash in Fargo

Justin C. Smith

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Justin C. Smith, a resident of West Fargo, North Dakota, is now grappling with serious legal repercussions following a harrowing incident on Wednesday night. Smith, according to court records, was hurtling down South University Drive in Fargo at a staggering speed of 70 miles per hour. The consequences were dire as… Continue reading West Fargo Man Faces Charges After High-Speed Crash in Fargo

Grand Forks Man Faces Serious Drug Charges

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Tyler Gregory Thomas, 24, from Belcourt, waived his preliminary hearing, originally set for April 26, in Grand Forks County. He pleaded not guilty to three felony drug charges, including Class A felony possession of over 50 grams of methamphetamine with intent to distribute, which carries a maximum 20-year sentence. Additionally,… Continue reading Grand Forks Man Faces Serious Drug Charges

Grand Forks Man Appears in Court on Attempted Murder Charges

Alexander Antonio Thompson

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – 27-year-old Alexander Antonio Thompson has appeared in Grand Forks District Court, facing charges of attempted murder and aggravated assault. Thompson’s initial court appearance follows a disturbing incident where he allegedly attempted to strangle a coworker to death using an extension cord. According to the criminal complaint, Thompson engaged in a… Continue reading Grand Forks Man Appears in Court on Attempted Murder Charges

Homeless Man at Church Alarms Concerned Mother: Police Intervene After Disturbing Behavior Reported

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a recent incident near the Grand Forks Mission, police responded to a call from a worried mother regarding a homeless individual frequenting a church. The man, who claimed to be a pastor, reportedly unnerved residents by loitering at the church entrance and engaging in concerning behavior. Disturbed by his… Continue reading Homeless Man at Church Alarms Concerned Mother: Police Intervene After Disturbing Behavior Reported

Woman Allegedly Forced to Fire Gun Before Assault: Man from Cooperstown Facing Felony Charges

Richard H. Sutcliffe

COOPERSTOWN, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Richard H. Sutcliffe of Cooperstown, North Dakota, is facing serious felony charges following a disturbing incident. According to court documents, Sutcliffe is accused of reckless endangerment, terrorizing, domestic violence, and aggravated assault. In the early hours of April 23rd, Griggs County received a distressing 911 call reporting a woman screaming for… Continue reading Woman Allegedly Forced to Fire Gun Before Assault: Man from Cooperstown Facing Felony Charges

Fargo Man Charged with Terrorizing After Threatening Homeless Shelter Staff Member

Israel Baraka

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Israel Baraka faces a felony terrorizing charge in Fargo following an incident at a homeless shelter on April 22nd at 8:20 p.m. Police responded to a report from a staff member at the shelter located at 717 South University Drive. The staff member accused Baraka of repeatedly threatening to kill him.… Continue reading Fargo Man Charged with Terrorizing After Threatening Homeless Shelter Staff Member

Grand Forks Man Charged with Attempted Murder: Allegedly Strangled Coworker with Extension Cord

Alexander Antonio Thompson

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – On April 22, Alexander Antonio Thompson, 27, engaged in a violent altercation with a coworker at their workplace in Grand Forks. According to witness statements and an affidavit, Thompson allegedly attempted to strangle the coworker during the altercation. He then reportedly used an electrical extension cord to further restrict the… Continue reading Grand Forks Man Charged with Attempted Murder: Allegedly Strangled Coworker with Extension Cord

Grand Forks Man Charged with Criminal Trespass and Terrorizing After Refusing to Leave Woman’s Residence

Jeffrey G. Tollefson

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Jeffrey G. Tollefson, 38, of Grand Forks, faces serious criminal charges following an alarming incident at a woman’s residence. Court documents reveal that on April 16th, Tollefson was charged with felonies of Criminal Trespass and terrorizing, along with misdemeanor domestic violence. The charges stem from a distressing encounter where Tollefson… Continue reading Grand Forks Man Charged with Criminal Trespass and Terrorizing After Refusing to Leave Woman’s Residence

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

Hannaford Man Faces Stalking Charge Amidst Growing List of Felony Charges

Corey M. Schneider

GRIGGS COUNTY, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Corey M. Schneider, a 45-year-old resident of Hannaford, North Dakota, finds himself in deeper legal trouble as stalking charges have been added to his already extensive list of felony allegations. Schneider now faces a felony charge of stalking, along with a misdemeanor violation of a domestic violence protection order. According… Continue reading Hannaford Man Faces Stalking Charge Amidst Growing List of Felony Charges

Bemidji Man Faces Felony Charges After Sunday Night Incident

BEMIDJI, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – In a recent turn of events, 44-year-old Neil Mclean from Bemidji, Minnesota, finds himself entangled in legal troubles after a Sunday night incident. Court documents reveal that Mclean is facing serious charges including felony fleeing, misdemeanor DUI, and obstruction of the legal process. The ordeal unfolded on Sunday at 11:30 p.m.… Continue reading Bemidji Man Faces Felony Charges After Sunday Night Incident

Exhibition Driving Leads to Stolen Vehicle Recovery and Felony Charges for Fargo Man

Shaynne A. Normandin

MOORHEAD, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – According to court documents, an incident of exhibition driving in Moorhead, Minnesota, resulted in the recovery of a stolen vehicle. On April 18th, a keen-eyed Moorhead officer observed a truck performing burnouts with smoke billowing from its rear. This prompted the officer to pull over the driver, identified as Shaynne A.… Continue reading Exhibition Driving Leads to Stolen Vehicle Recovery and Felony Charges for Fargo Man

Sheyenne Man Identified in DUI Crash Near Maddock

MADDOCK, N.D. (trfnews.i234.me) – The North Dakota Highway Patrol has identified the Sheyenne man involved in a serious DUI crash early Sunday, April 21. Donald Ystaas, 71, lost control of his vehicle while driving southbound on Highway 30 around 1:55 a.m., striking a bridge guardrail five miles south of Maddock. Emergency responders from Maddock Ambulance… Continue reading Sheyenne Man Identified in DUI Crash Near Maddock

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

Grand Forks Man Faces Charges for Allegedly Kicking in Woman’s Door

Jaun Martinez

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Juan Martinez of Grand Forks is facing criminal charges after reportedly kicking in the door of a woman’s home. According to court documents, Martinez has been charged with felony Criminal Trespass and misdemeanor violation of an order prohibiting contact. The incident occurred on April 9th at 1:02 a.m. when an… Continue reading Grand Forks Man Faces Charges for Allegedly Kicking in Woman’s Door

Cody James Belgarde Sentenced to Over 27 Years for Teen’s Murder and Arson

Cody James Belgarde

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Cody James Belgarde, 37, from Saint Michael, Spirit Lake Nation, received a 327-month sentence for killing 17-year-old Leroy Chapin of Parshall on January 14, 2021. The incident involved second-degree murder and arson, with Belgarde shooting Chapin with a shotgun at his own house. He then set the house on fire to… Continue reading Cody James Belgarde Sentenced to Over 27 Years for Teen’s Murder and Arson

Man Charged with Felony Assault After Violent Altercation

Vladimere James Olson

Thief River Falls, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – On April 4, 2023, police received a report of an assault in the 100 block of Greenwood St. W. A woman sought a welfare check since a man had been involved in a fight at his residence and he needed to go to an emergency room. Vladimere James Olson,… Continue reading Man Charged with Felony Assault After Violent Altercation

Viking man charged after selling meth to informant

Jeremy Aaron Tostrup

Pennington County, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – A Viking man has been charged in Pennington County District Court after he allegedly sold 3.1 grams of methamphetamine to an informant in December and conspired to purchase an additional ounce of meth the following month. Jeremy Aaron Tostrup, 27, has been charged with felony offenses of first-degree controlled substance… Continue reading Viking man charged after selling meth to informant

EGF man sentenced for possessing child porn

Kevin Wayne Cota

Pennington County, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – An East Grand Forks man was sentenced Monday, April 15 in Pennington County District Court for possessing a total of four pornographic images of two girls. Kevin Wayne Cota, 45, was sentenced for four felony counts of possession of pornographic work involving minors. Judge Tamara Yon had previously convicted Cota… Continue reading EGF man sentenced for possessing child porn

Man Cited for Domestic Assault at Seven Clans Casino

Jameson Lee Jackson

Thief River Falls, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – On April 6, at 2:45 p.m., the sheriff’s office responded to a report of a domestic assault at Seven Clans Casino, Hotel, and Water Park. Jameson Lee Jackson, 22, of Moorhead, was cited for domestic assault following the incident. According to reports, Jackson, who was allegedly intoxicated at the… Continue reading Man Cited for Domestic Assault at Seven Clans Casino

TRF man pleads guilty to child porn charge

Jonathan Wyatt Hulst

Pennington County, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – A Thief River Falls man pled guilty Monday, April 15 to possessing an image of child pornography. Jonathan Wyatt Hulst, 22, pled guilty to a felony charge of possession of pornographic work involving minors. Hulst, who cried during the court hearing, admitted he possessed an image of a prepubescent, completely… Continue reading TRF man pleads guilty to child porn charge

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

Sioux Falls Man Sentenced to 90 Years for Killing Infant Son

Dylan Castimore

SIOUX FALLS, SD (trfnews.i234.me) – In a harrowing turn of events, Dylan Castimore, a 24-year-old Sioux Falls resident, faced the judgment of the court today, receiving a staggering 90-year sentence for the tragic death of his 8-week-old son, Daxton. The sentence, delivered Friday morning, April 19, at the South Dakota State Penitentiary, marked the culmination… Continue reading Sioux Falls Man Sentenced to 90 Years for Killing Infant Son

Man from Reynolds, ND Faces Felony Charges in Dilworth, MN

Ian Noack

DILWORTH, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Ian Noack, 40, from Reynolds, North Dakota, is confronting serious legal troubles in Dilworth, Minnesota. Court documents reveal that on April 18th, Noack was apprehended at a Walmart in Dilworth after being observed exiting the store with unpaid items. Additionally, authorities allegedly discovered him in possession of methamphetamine and Clonazepam. Here’s… Continue reading Man from Reynolds, ND Faces Felony Charges in Dilworth, MN

Detroit Lakes Man Charged with Felony Burglary After Theft from Mall

Raymond Carlson

DETROIT LAKES, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Raymond Carlson, a 37-year-old resident of Detroit Lakes, Minnesota, is facing a felony burglary charge following an alleged theft from a local mall. According to court documents, on April 11th, the owner of an art store in the Detroit Lakes Mall reported a burglary where items worth $1,160 were stolen,… Continue reading Detroit Lakes Man Charged with Felony Burglary After Theft from Mall

St. Paul Man Faces Drug Trafficking Charges in Clay County After Facebook Encounter with Undercover Agent

Russell Beier

CLAY COUNTY, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Russell Lucas Beier, a 37-year-old resident of St. Paul, Minnesota, finds himself entangled in drug trafficking charges in Clay County. According to court documents, Beier, who was already on probation for drug-related offenses, connected with an undercover agent on Facebook. Their interaction, seemingly innocent, quickly turned into discussions about distributing… Continue reading St. Paul Man Faces Drug Trafficking Charges in Clay County After Facebook Encounter with Undercover Agent

Fargo Man Convicted of Possessing Machinegun and Unregistered Silencer

Patrick Opdahl

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – On April 11, 2024, Patrick Opdahl, 24, from Fargo, North Dakota, was found guilty of possessing a machinegun and an unregistered silencer after a three-day trial before U.S. District Court Chief Judge Peter Welte. Opdahl’s sentencing is pending. The charges stem from a February 1, 2023 incident at Opdahl’s residence, where… Continue reading Fargo Man Convicted of Possessing Machinegun and Unregistered Silencer

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

Iowa Man Injured in Semi Rollover near Fosston, Minnesota

FOSSTON, MN (trfnews.i234.me) What: Semi Rollover Crash Where: County Road 1, west of Fosston, Minnesota When: Early Friday morning Driver: Richard Hulman, 34-year-old from Alton, Iowa Injury: Non-life-threatening injuries Hospital: Essentia Hospital in Fosston Seat Belt: Not worn Alcohol: Not a factor Details: Richard Hulman, driving a Peterbilt semi, lost control on County Road 1… Continue reading Iowa Man Injured in Semi Rollover near Fosston, Minnesota

Grand Forks Man Charged with Burglary Over Curtain Dispute

Brady W. Jenson

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Brady Wayne Jensen, 39, from Grand Forks, is facing a felony burglary charge following an incident involving curtains. Here’s a summary: Allegations: Jensen allegedly entered a woman’s residence in Grand Forks amidst a dispute over curtains. Court documents indicate that he smashed a bedroom window and proceeded to steal curtains… Continue reading Grand Forks Man Charged with Burglary Over Curtain Dispute

Update on Pursuit and Charges Against Kyle Fowler in Thief River Falls, Minnesota

Kyle Fowler

THIEF RIVER FALLS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Kyle Fowler, 26, from rural Newfolden, is facing charges following a pursuit in Thief River Falls, Minnesota, on Tuesday morning. Authorities began pursuing Fowler after a Marshall County Deputy attempted to arrest him at his residence for violating a restraining order filed by a female victim. Fowler’s behavior, described… Continue reading Update on Pursuit and Charges Against Kyle Fowler in Thief River Falls, Minnesota

Fertile Man Pleads Not Guilty to Sexual Conduct Charges Amidst Shocking Allegations

Ilia Grigory Basargin

POLK COUNTY, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – In a dramatic courtroom scene, Ilia Grigory Basargin of Fertile, Minnesota, stood before the judge on Thursday, April 18, and firmly pleaded not guilty to second-degree criminal sexual conduct charges. The 32-year-old was embroiled in controversy after being accused of engaging in sexual conduct with two juvenile girls, one under… Continue reading Fertile Man Pleads Not Guilty to Sexual Conduct Charges Amidst Shocking Allegations

Baudette Man Faces Felony Charges Including Threats of Violence and DWI in Roseau County

Robert Earl Armstrong

ROSEAU COUNTY, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Robert Earl Armstrong, a 52-year-old resident of Baudette, Minnesota, is facing multiple charges, including felony threats of violence, following an incident in Roseau County. According to court documents dated April 12th, Armstrong has been charged with felony threats of violence, a gross misdemeanor for DWI refusal to submit to testing,… Continue reading Baudette Man Faces Felony Charges Including Threats of Violence and DWI in Roseau County

East Grand Forks Man Charged with Drug Trafficking

Terimal Singleton

EAST GRAND FORKS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – In a significant development, 50-year-old Terimal Singleton from East Grand Forks, Minnesota, is facing a drug trafficking charge following a sting operation conducted last August by the Pine to Prairie Drug Task Force. Court documents reveal that Singleton stands accused after a confidential informant purchased four M30 fentanyl pills… Continue reading East Grand Forks Man Charged with Drug Trafficking

Crookston Man Charged with Felony Property Damage and Domestic Assault

Jordan N. Avery

CROOKSTON, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – 24-year-old Jordan N. Avery from Crookston, Minnesota, faces serious legal trouble following allegations of felony first-degree criminal damage to property and misdemeanor domestic assault. According to court documents, on April 14th at 3:40 a.m., law enforcement responded to a distress call from a Crookston residence reporting a domestic assault. The female… Continue reading Crookston Man Charged with Felony Property Damage and Domestic Assault

Minnesota Man Faces Felony Charges: Ammunition Possession and Sex Offender Violation

Moran, Lashaun Tarez

BAUDTTE, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – In Baudette, Minnesota, 44-year-old Lashaun Moran is entangled in a web of legal woes, facing a barrage of serious charges. Here’s the breakdown: Charges: Moran is confronted with felony charges, including possession of ammunition as a felon and failure to adhere to sex offender registration mandates. These allegations have significant legal… Continue reading Minnesota Man Faces Felony Charges: Ammunition Possession and Sex Offender Violation

Grand Forks Man Charged with Terrorizing and Assault After Violent Altercation

Bronson Lynn Hale

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Bronson Lynn Hale, a 35-year-old resident of Grand Forks, is facing serious charges of felony terrorizing and misdemeanor simple assault. According to court records from April 12th, Grand Forks Police responded to reports of a fight outside an apartment complex. Witnesses recounted a disturbing scene where Hale allegedly assaulted another… Continue reading Grand Forks Man Charged with Terrorizing and Assault After Violent Altercation

Fargo Man Charged with Assault and Threats of Violence After Baseball Bat Altercation in Moorhead

Manuel Jose Espinoza

MOORHEAD, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Manuel Jose Espinoza, a 30-year-old resident of Fargo, is facing serious criminal charges following an altercation in Moorhead. According to court documents dated April 12th, Espinoza stands accused of assault with a dangerous weapon and threats of violence. The incident unfolded at the Holiday gas station parking lot in Moorhead, where… Continue reading Fargo Man Charged with Assault and Threats of Violence After Baseball Bat Altercation in Moorhead

Fargo Man Faces Trio of Felony Charges After Knife Altercation Over Missing Phone

Tanner Lee Braun

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Tanner Lee Braun of Fargo is in legal trouble, accused of a disturbing incident involving a missing phone. According to court documents from April 12th, police responded to a disturbance at a South Fargo residence. The victim reported that Braun engaged in a heated argument regarding the missing phone. Allegedly, Braun… Continue reading Fargo Man Faces Trio of Felony Charges After Knife Altercation Over Missing Phone

Fargo Resident Charged with Gross Sexual Imposition and Child Abuse Involving Minor Female

Jamey Ronald Kinney

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a shocking turn of events, Jamey Ronald Kinney of Fargo has been charged with felonies of gross sexual imposition and child abuse. According to the criminal complaint filed against him, it is alleged that he committed sexual contact and assault on a female who was under the age of 15.… Continue reading Fargo Resident Charged with Gross Sexual Imposition and Child Abuse Involving Minor Female

Galesburg Man Charged with Felony Terrorizing After Bizarre Episode

Keith A. Brown

GALESBURG, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Keith Allen Brown, a 41-year-old resident of Galesburg, North Dakota, finds himself entangled in legal trouble following a series of unsettling incidents. Court documents reveal that on April 12th, Brown’s behavior took a disturbing turn, resulting in a felony charge of terrorizing. Reports indicate that Brown’s erratic actions began when he… Continue reading Galesburg Man Charged with Felony Terrorizing After Bizarre Episode

Building Dreams or Breaking Laws? St. Michael Man Faces Criminal Charges for Alleged Material Theft

Steve V. Kraft

ST. MICHAEL, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a startling turn of events, 50-year-old Steve V. Kraft from St. Michael, North Dakota, finds himself ensnared in a legal quagmire, accused of a litany of criminal offenses stemming from alleged theft activities. Incident Unfolds: On April 14th, the tranquil atmosphere of St. Michael was shattered as law enforcement… Continue reading Building Dreams or Breaking Laws? St. Michael Man Faces Criminal Charges for Alleged Material Theft

Fargo Man Faces Criminal Charges After Hiding in Basement After Traffic Stop

Carl E. Dalton

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Carl Edwin Dalton of Fargo finds himself in legal trouble after a routine traffic stop took an unexpected turn. According to court documents, on April 11th, Dalton was pulled over in Fargo. Instead of cooperating with authorities, he reportedly fled to a nearby residence, seeking refuge in a stranger’s basement. Here’s… Continue reading Fargo Man Faces Criminal Charges After Hiding in Basement After Traffic Stop

Ogema Man Sentenced to 45 Years for Pine Point Cousin Killing

michael Croud

DETROIT LAKES, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – In a courtroom drama that shook the community, Michael Croud, 41, from Ogema, Minnesota, faced justice for the tragic death of his cousin, David Hanks, 35, last year in Pine Point. Croud received a severe sentence of 45 years in prison for the heinous act. Here’s a summary of the… Continue reading Ogema Man Sentenced to 45 Years for Pine Point Cousin Killing

Man Arrested in Otter Tail County Admits to Thefts in Cass and Clay Counties

Wyatt Johnson

CASS COUNTY, N.D. (trfnews.i234.me) – In a recent development, Cass County Sheriff Jesse Jahner revealed that a man apprehended for theft and drug-related offenses in Otter Tail County has confessed to multiple thefts in Cass and Clay Counties. Wyatt Johnson, a 33-year-old resident of Hankinson, North Dakota, was apprehended at Harvest States French Elevator near… Continue reading Man Arrested in Otter Tail County Admits to Thefts in Cass and Clay Counties

Grand Forks Man Lucky to Survive After Car Collides with Train

Train Collision Leaves Car Completely Wrecked on Highway 75 Bypass

CROOKSTON, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – A Grand Forks, North Dakota man narrowly escaped tragedy after his Nissan Ultima collided with a BNSF train on the Highway 75 bypass west of Crookston at approximately 4:15 p.m. on Monday. Theodore Krmpotich, 36, was behind the wheel when the accident occurred. The Minnesota State Patrol’s initial report indicates that… Continue reading Grand Forks Man Lucky to Survive After Car Collides with Train

Downtown Fargo Shocked by Aggravated Assault Charge Against Gary William Allen

Gary William Allen

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a disturbing turn of events, Gary William Allen of Bemidji now faces a felony charge of aggravated assault in downtown Fargo. The charge stems from an incident on March 28th, which has shaken the community on the 300 block of Broadway. Here’s the latest: Incident Details: Officers responded to a… Continue reading Downtown Fargo Shocked by Aggravated Assault Charge Against Gary William Allen

Train Collision Leaves Car Completely Wrecked on Highway 75 Bypass

Train Collision Leaves Car Completely Wrecked on Highway 75 Bypass

CROOKSTON, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – In a dramatic incident occurring at 4:15 p.m. on Monday, a devastating collision between a Nissan Ultima and an eastbound BNSF train unfolded on the west side of Crookston along the Highway 75 bypass. Here’s the latest update: Vehicle Details: The Minnesota State Patrol has identified the vehicle involved as a… Continue reading Train Collision Leaves Car Completely Wrecked on Highway 75 Bypass

Father Sentenced to 10 Years After Toddler Survives Drug Overdose

Alexander Gothberg

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Alexander Gothberg of Grand Forks has been sentenced to 10 years in prison following a harrowing incident in April 2023, where his 2-year-old daughter survived ingesting his drugs. Under a plea deal, Gothberg pleaded guilty to six felonies, including child endangerment and drug-related offenses. In April 2023, Gothberg’s daughter overdosed… Continue reading Father Sentenced to 10 Years After Toddler Survives Drug Overdose

Minot Man Faces Felony Theft and Drug Charges in Fargo

Cody Lyn Desjarlais

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – A Minot man is charged in connection to a stolen car case in Fargo, North Dakota. Cody Lyn Desjarlais of Minot is facing serious charges after being accused of felony theft of property and two counts of drug possession in Fargo. According to court documents, Desjarlais’s charges stem from his involvement… Continue reading Minot Man Faces Felony Theft and Drug Charges in Fargo

Detroit Lakes Man Charged with Felony Assault After Motel Altercation

Dennis Busse

DETROIT LAKES, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – In a disturbing incident, 57-year-old Dennis Busse of Bagley faces charges of felony assault in Detroit Lakes, as revealed by court documents. The case unfolded on April 10th when police responded to a call at a Detroit Lakes motel, reporting a suspect threatening violence. Alleged Assault Upon arrival, officers learned… Continue reading Detroit Lakes Man Charged with Felony Assault After Motel Altercation

Drug Trafficking Sting Nets Charges for Thief River Falls Man

Jeremy Aaron Tostrup

THIEF RIVER FALLS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – In a recent development, 27-year-old Jeremy Aaron Tostrup from Thief River Falls, Minnesota, finds himself in legal turmoil as he faces drug trafficking charges stemming from a sting operation conducted by the Piner Prairie Drug Task Force. Allegations and Charges Court documents reveal that Tostrup stands accused of engaging… Continue reading Drug Trafficking Sting Nets Charges for Thief River Falls Man

Fargo Man Charged with Burglary and Assault after Alleged Domestic Incident

Clinton T. Dollens

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Clinton Thomas Dollens, a resident of Fargo, finds himself in legal turmoil after being charged with felony burglary and misdemeanor simple assault, as revealed by court documents. Here’s the unfolding story: Incident Details: On April 7th, Dollens allegedly unlawfully entered the residence of his ex-girlfriend. Initial reports suggest that he began… Continue reading Fargo Man Charged with Burglary and Assault after Alleged Domestic Incident

Fargo Man Charged with Felonies After Alleged Vehicle Burglary Spree

Joshua A. Winslow

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Joshua Allen Winslow, a resident of Fargo, faces serious legal trouble as he has been charged with two felonies following an incident involving alleged vehicle burglaries. According to court documents, a concerned citizen tipped off authorities after spotting Winslow riding a bicycle and attempting to open car doors along the 1600… Continue reading Fargo Man Charged with Felonies After Alleged Vehicle Burglary Spree

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

Charges Dropped Against Man Accused of Harassing Crash Victim’s Widow

Tyson Horton

CROOKSTON, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Tyson Horton, the 21-year-old Minnesota man previously convicted of killing Tom McWaters in a car crash near Thompson, North Dakota, has had harassment charges against him dismissed. Horton, who was sentenced to six months of electronic monitoring for the fatal collision, allegedly harassed McWaters’ widow through Facebook. Initially accused of sending… Continue reading Charges Dropped Against Man Accused of Harassing Crash Victim’s Widow

Mysterious Incident Unfolds on South Washington Street: Man Found Lying on Road

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a startling turn of events, a mysterious incident occurred on South Washington Street, adjacent to the McDonald’s, around 7:30 p.m. on Friday. According to Sergeant Star from the Grand Forks Police Department, a man was discovered lying on the street. Although initial concerns arose about a potential car accident,… Continue reading Mysterious Incident Unfolds on South Washington Street: Man Found Lying on Road

Grand Forks Man Pleads Not Guilty to Four Felony Drug Charges

Nolli Hedaria Neal Sr.

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Nolli Hedaria Neal Sr., 50, made a significant legal maneuver by waiving his preliminary hearing, which was slated for Monday, April 15, and entered a plea of not guilty to four felony drug crimes in Grand Forks. Neal’s legal troubles began in March when law enforcement executed a search warrant… Continue reading Grand Forks Man Pleads Not Guilty to Four Felony Drug Charges

Alleged Shoplifter Pleads Not Guilty to Charges in Grand Forks County

Benjamin Mikkel Pawlowski

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Benjamin Mikkel Pawlowski, 30, faced a pivotal moment in his legal battle as he waived his preliminary hearing, scheduled for Monday, April 15, and entered a plea of not guilty to a slew of charges in Grand Forks County. The charges stem from an incident where Pawlowski allegedly shoplifted merchandise… Continue reading Alleged Shoplifter Pleads Not Guilty to Charges in Grand Forks County

Grand Forks Man Pleads Not Guilty to Horrific Crimes Against a Child

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Ja’Haun Kardelle Stafford, 38, appeared in court on Wednesday, April 3, after a preliminary hearing determined probable cause for his case to proceed. Facing grave charges, Stafford pleaded not guilty to sexual and violent offenses against a child. Stafford’s charges include a Class AA felony for gross sexual imposition involving… Continue reading Grand Forks Man Pleads Not Guilty to Horrific Crimes Against a Child

Warren Man Pleads Guilty to Drug Sales and Driving While Impaired

Michael John Slusar

POLK COUNTY, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Michael John Slusar, a 45-year-old resident of Warren, Minnesota, admitted his guilt in court on Thursday, April 4, to charges of third-degree narcotics sales and gross misdemeanor second-degree driving while impaired by a controlled substance. The severity of the drug sales charge carries a potential maximum sentence of 20 years,… Continue reading Warren Man Pleads Guilty to Drug Sales and Driving While Impaired

Minnesota Man Accused of Swindling $100K+ by Falsely Posing as War Hero

Mikhail Wicker

DILWORTH, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – In a shocking revelation, Mikhail Wicker, 37, hailing from Dilworth, Minnesota, faces a litany of charges after allegedly orchestrating an elaborate scheme to defraud the government of more than $100,000 by deceitfully masquerading as a decorated veteran. The U.S. Attorney’s Office, District of Minnesota, has leveled multiple charges against Wicker, including… Continue reading Minnesota Man Accused of Swindling $100K+ by Falsely Posing as War Hero

Minnesota Man Faces Terrorizing Charge After Allegedly Stalking Woman and Children in Cass County

Jerome Ray Gange

CASS COUNTY, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Jerome Ray Gange of Sabin, Minnesota, finds himself in legal trouble after being charged with felony terrorizing in Cass County, North Dakota. According to court documents, on March 31st, Gange allegedly engaged in a harrowing pursuit, trailing a woman and her two children for over 40 blocks. Reports suggest that… Continue reading Minnesota Man Faces Terrorizing Charge After Allegedly Stalking Woman and Children in Cass County

Crookston Man Sentenced to 90 Days for Felony Threats of Violence

POLK COUNTY, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Michael Joseph Ward, a 25-year-old resident of Crookston, faced sentencing on Tuesday, April 2, for felony threats of violence. 1. Guilty Plea and Dismissed Charges: Ward had previously pleaded guilty to the crime in January. However, his second-degree assault charge with a dangerous weapon was dismissed during the legal proceedings.… Continue reading Crookston Man Sentenced to 90 Days for Felony Threats of Violence

Father Sentenced to More Than 17 Years for Murdering 2-Year-Old Daughter

Dariaz Higgins

AUSTIN, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – In a tragic case that shook the community, Dariaz Higgins, 40, faced sentencing on Wednesday, April 3, for the murder of his 2-year-old daughter, Noelani Robinson, in March 2019. Higgins, already serving a life sentence for another murder, pleaded guilty to second-degree murder in Mower County District Court. 1. The Gruesome… Continue reading Father Sentenced to More Than 17 Years for Murdering 2-Year-Old Daughter

Alleged Incest and Criminal Sexual Conduct Charges Filed Against Minnesota Man

Clifford Robert Letourneau III

BRAINERD, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – A 48-year-old Ham Lake man faces multiple charges of criminal sexual conduct, including incest, involving his daughter and her roommate in Crow Wing County District Court. Clifford Robert Letourneau III is charged with felony incest and felony third-degree criminal sexual conduct with someone who is mentally impaired or physically helpless. The… Continue reading Alleged Incest and Criminal Sexual Conduct Charges Filed Against Minnesota Man

Devil’s Lake Man Charged with Reckless Endangerment and Domestic Violence

Derrick M. Bradberry

BENSON COUNTY, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Derrick Michael Bradberry, a resident of Devil’s Lake, finds himself entangled in legal woes after a disturbing incident that unfolded in Benson County. According to court documents, Bradberry faces criminal charges for allegedly attempting to push a female passenger out of a moving vehicle. The unsettling incident occurred on April… Continue reading Devil’s Lake Man Charged with Reckless Endangerment and Domestic Violence

Fargo Man Charged with Felony Burglary After Failed Attempt to Get Quarters

Christopher Gomez

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a startling development, Christopher Allan Gomez of Fargo finds himself entangled in legal woes as he faces a felony burglary charge. Court documents reveal that an astute officer spotted Gomez walking on Tuesday, recognizing him as a suspect in a recent burglary at the Graver. Upon confrontation, Gomez confessed to… Continue reading Fargo Man Charged with Felony Burglary After Failed Attempt to Get Quarters

Fargo Man Charged with Terrorizing After Alleged Gun Threat in Domestic Dispute

Taylor Buhr

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Taylor Buhr, a resident of Fargo, is now facing serious legal repercussions after allegedly making a gun threat during a domestic violence incident, according to court documents. The incident unfolded on March 29th when officers responded to a disturbance at a Fargo apartment. Reports indicate that a female victim sought refuge… Continue reading Fargo Man Charged with Terrorizing After Alleged Gun Threat in Domestic Dispute

Rural Roseau Resident Charged with Felony Domestic Assault by Strangulation

Matthew Sehlstrom-Grindahl

ROSEAU, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – In a disturbing incident, 28-year-old Matthew Sehlstrom-Grindahl of Roseau, Minnesota, faces serious charges of felony domestic assault by strangulation and misdemeanor domestic assault. Court documents reveal that on March 30th, a deputy responded to a rural Roseau residence following a distressing report from a female victim. The victim alleged that Sehlstrom-Grindahl… Continue reading Rural Roseau Resident Charged with Felony Domestic Assault by Strangulation

Mandan Man Found Guilty of Murder in Bismarck Shooting

Benjamin Williams

BISMARCK, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a decisive verdict, jurors convicted Benjamin Williams, 29, of Mandan, for the murder of Christopher Sebastian, 39, in a 2022 shooting incident in Bismarck. The jury’s decision, reached after less than two hours of deliberation on Monday, could result in Williams facing life imprisonment without parole. Sentencing awaits scheduling, with… Continue reading Mandan Man Found Guilty of Murder in Bismarck Shooting

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

Roseau Man Pleads Guilty to Sexual Assault, Faces Decades in Prison

Danny Lee Hamilton

ROSEAU COUNTY, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – A Roseau man has admitted his guilt to charges of second-degree criminal sexual conduct involving a minor. Danny Lee Hamilton, aged 61, faces up to 25 years behind bars for the heinous crime committed against a 15-year-old girl. In addition to this charge, Hamilton is also facing two counts of… Continue reading Roseau Man Pleads Guilty to Sexual Assault, Faces Decades in Prison

Fargo Man Faces Charges After Dramatic Crash into Tree

Tesfaledet Mesgoun

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Tesfaledet Mesgoun of Fargo finds himself in legal trouble following a tumultuous ride that ended in a collision with a tree on Tuesday afternoon, as revealed by court documents. The incident, which unfolded on the 1300 block of 7th Avenue North, was witnessed by an onlooker who observed Mesgoun fishtailing before… Continue reading Fargo Man Faces Charges After Dramatic Crash into Tree

Grand Forks Man Faces Multiple Charges After Police Pursuit

Christopher Lillico

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a dramatic turn of events, 46-year-old Christopher Lillico of Grand Forks finds himself entangled in a web of legal troubles following a Monday pursuit in the town. According to court documents, Lillico was initially pulled over but adamantly refused to stop, leading to a slow-speed chase until he eventually… Continue reading Grand Forks Man Faces Multiple Charges After Police Pursuit

Fargo Man Arrested After Tipster Reports Burglary in Progress

Jason Ellis

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a dramatic turn of events, Jason Ellis of Fargo finds himself in custody following a tip-off to local authorities regarding a burglary in progress. According to court documents, Ellis was already facing criminal charges when a vigilant tipster contacted the police, claiming to witness the unfolding burglary. The incident unfolded… Continue reading Fargo Man Arrested After Tipster Reports Burglary in Progress

Griggs County Man Faces Serious Charges Following Monday Arrest

Corey Matthew Schneider

HANNAFORD, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a recent development in Griggs County, North Dakota, Corey Matthew Schneider of Hanford finds himself in legal trouble after his arrest on Monday. According to the Griggs County Sheriff’s Department, Schneider is now facing a trio of felony charges. The charges stem from allegations of aggravated assault causing bodily injury… Continue reading Griggs County Man Faces Serious Charges Following Monday Arrest

West Fargo Man Charged with Felony Burglary After Walmart Trespass

Carlos Joseph Martinez Jr

DILWORTH, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – In a recent development, 23-year-old Carlos Joseph Martinez Jr of West Fargo faces serious legal consequences after being charged with felony burglary. The charge stems from an incident at a Walmart store in Dilworth, Minnesota, back in January. Martinez had previously been trespassed from the store in December, prohibiting him from… Continue reading West Fargo Man Charged with Felony Burglary After Walmart Trespass

Grand Forks Man Charged with Felony Luring Minors by Computer

Bryce Moore

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – A 27-year-old man from Grand Forks is facing a felony charge of luring minors by computer, according to court documents obtained in October 2023. Bryce Anthony Moore was on probation at the North Dakota Treatment Center in Fargo when he allegedly started contacting a 16-year-old girl from Grand Forks County… Continue reading Grand Forks Man Charged with Felony Luring Minors by Computer

Severe Crash on Interstate-29 Overpass Bridge Leaves Man Seriously Injured in Reynolds, North Dakota

REYNOLDS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – North Dakota Highway Patrol issued an update on a concerning incident that unfolded at the Interstate-29 overpass bridge in Reynolds, located approximately 16 miles south of Grand Forks. Crash Details: A 51-year-old man from Crookston, Minnesota, sustained severe injuries after his Suburban veered off Interstate-29 while traveling southbound at highway speeds.… Continue reading Severe Crash on Interstate-29 Overpass Bridge Leaves Man Seriously Injured in Reynolds, North Dakota

Man Airlifted to St. Cloud Hospital After Tractor Accident

Man Airlifted to St. Cloud Hospital After Tractor Accident

FLENSBURG, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – A harrowing tractor accident unfolded in Pike Creek Township, leaving a young man hospitalized and the community in shock. Tragic Incident: The Morrison County Sheriff’s Office responded to a distressing call reporting a man being run over by a tractor near 85th Avenue, north of Flensburg. According to authorities, 22-year-old Albin… Continue reading Man Airlifted to St. Cloud Hospital After Tractor Accident

Tragic Collision: Train Strikes Pedestrian Resulting in Fatality – UPDATE

CARPIO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Train vs Pedestrian Fatality-UPDATE What: Fatal train vs pedestrian collision Where: Highway 52, mile marker 67, approximately 1.5 miles northwest of Carpio When: April 7, 2024, at 1:00 pm CT Weather Conditions: Cloudy Agencies Involved: NDHP, Ward County Sheriff’s Office, Carpio FD, Burlington FD, and Berthold Ambulance Service Pedestrian Details: Name:… Continue reading Tragic Collision: Train Strikes Pedestrian Resulting in Fatality – UPDATE

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

Allegations of Sexual Abuse Rock Northern Minnesota: Bemidji Man Charged

Jonathan Lee Johnson

ROSEAU, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – In a disturbing turn of events, 35-year-old Jonathan Johnson from Bemidji faces grave accusations of sexually abusing a young girl in Roseau County, northern Minnesota, spanning from 2016 to 2019. Serious Charges: Johnson stands accused of two felony counts of criminal sexual conduct, sending shockwaves through the community. Brave Disclosure: The… Continue reading Allegations of Sexual Abuse Rock Northern Minnesota: Bemidji Man Charged

Alleged Murder Suspect in Thief River Falls Claims Act was for Public Safety

Jorge Luis Benitez-Estremera

PENNINGTON COUNTY, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Eleven months following the tragic death of Steven Opdahl outside DigiKey, chilling details emerge from an omnibus hearing shedding light on the alleged perpetrator’s mindset. Assistant Special Agent Testifies: Ricky Wuori Jr., of the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension, recounted his initial interview with Jorge Luis Benitez-Estremera. Wuori described Benitez-Estremera’s… Continue reading Alleged Murder Suspect in Thief River Falls Claims Act was for Public Safety

Fugitive Joshua Steckroat Apprehended After Standoff in Fargo

Joshua Steckroat

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a dramatic turn of events, law enforcement officers successfully apprehended 39-year-old Joshua Steckroat on 18th Street South in Fargo on Tuesday afternoon. Police Operation: Members of the Metro Area Streets Crimes unit, alongside Fargo Police and Cass County Drug Enforcement, were attempting to locate Steckroat, who had an outstanding warrant… Continue reading Fugitive Joshua Steckroat Apprehended After Standoff in Fargo

Horace Man Faces Felony Theft Charge after Traffic Stop Leads to Suspected Theft Link

Ricky Sadek

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Ricky Sadek, whose address is listed in Horace, North Dakota, finds himself entangled in legal trouble as he faces a felony charge of theft of property. Court documents reveal that Sadek was implicated in a theft case involving over $11,000 worth of tools stolen from Coburns. Traffic Stop Revelation: The saga… Continue reading Horace Man Faces Felony Theft Charge after Traffic Stop Leads to Suspected Theft Link

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

Fargo Man Charged With Sharing Child Pornography With Former School Superintendent

Aaron Nicholas Doss

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – A Fargo man is facing criminal charges after allegedly sharing child pornography with a former school superintendent who was already facing child porn charges. Aaron Nicholas Doss, 31, has been charged with two felonies: promoting sexual performance by a minor and possession of certain materials prohibited. According to court documents, Doss shared… Continue reading Fargo Man Charged With Sharing Child Pornography With Former School Superintendent

Man Suffers Severe Injuries in Head-On Collision with Bridge Pillar on I-29

REYNOLDS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) Breaking News: A devastating accident occurred just before 5:00 p.m. on Monday, resulting in a man sustaining severe injuries after his vehicle crashed head-on into a bridge pillar along southbound I-29 near Reynolds. Incident Details: The 51-year-old man from Crookston lost control of his vehicle, veered off the highway, and collided with… Continue reading Man Suffers Severe Injuries in Head-On Collision with Bridge Pillar on I-29

Potentially Armed Man Turns Himself In, Spirit Lake Tribe Addresses Community Concerns

Kolby McKay

FORT TOTTEN, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a surprising turn of events, Kolby McKay, the man previously sought by law enforcement for potentially being armed and dangerous, voluntarily surrendered himself into police custody, according to an official statement released Monday morning, April 8, by the Spirit Lake Tribe. Here’s a breakdown of the latest developments: Search… Continue reading Potentially Armed Man Turns Himself In, Spirit Lake Tribe Addresses Community Concerns

Domestic Disturbance: Mandan Man Faces Charges After Alleged Assault in Grand Forks

Awil Abdullahi

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a disturbing turn of events, 34-year-old Awil Abdullahi of Mandan, North Dakota, finds himself entangled in a legal battle following a tumultuous altercation in Grand Forks. Abdullahi is now confronting a slew of serious charges, including terrorizing with a dangerous weapon and domestic violence resulting in serious bodily injury.… Continue reading Domestic Disturbance: Mandan Man Faces Charges After Alleged Assault in Grand Forks

Brutal Assault Shocks Bemidji: Redby Man Charged in Violent Attack

Oliver Royce Johnson

BEMIDJI, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – In a harrowing incident that has sent shockwaves through the community, a woman fell victim to a vicious assault at Parkplace Apartments in Bemidji, Minnesota, on Thursday, March 28th, 2024. Oliver Royce Johnson, a 78-year-old resident of Redby, now faces serious charges in connection with the attack. The Assault Police responded… Continue reading Brutal Assault Shocks Bemidji: Redby Man Charged in Violent Attack

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

Tragic Accident: Pedestrian Fatally Struck by Train Near Carpio

CARPIO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a devastating incident on Sunday, April 7, tragedy struck near Carpio as a pedestrian lost their life after being hit by a moving train. According to reports from the North Dakota Highway Patrol, the incident occurred roughly 1.5 miles east of Carpio around 1:00 p.m. The unfortunate sequence of events… Continue reading Tragic Accident: Pedestrian Fatally Struck by Train Near Carpio

Moorhead Man Charged with Murder of Unborn Child and Brutal Assault on Woman

Richard Basswood III

MOORHEAD, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – In a shocking turn of events, Richard Leroy Basswood III of Moorhead, Minnesota, finds himself at the center of a disturbing crime. Basswood faces charges of murder of an unborn child, along with domestic assault and threats of violence, following a harrowing incident on March 15th. The Incident Officers responded to… Continue reading Moorhead Man Charged with Murder of Unborn Child and Brutal Assault on Woman

Fargo Man Arrested for Terrorizing After Alleged Rifle Display

Tyson Oka

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – A Fargo man finds himself in police custody following reports of a menacing display atop a downtown parking ramp. Fargo Police responded swiftly to a distress call at around 9:35 p.m. on Monday, April 1. A concerned citizen alerted authorities, claiming to have witnessed an individual brandishing a rifle on the… Continue reading Fargo Man Arrested for Terrorizing After Alleged Rifle Display

Watford City Man Faces Animal Cruelty Charges After Dogs Found Dead in Camper

Brandon Rogness

RAMSEY COUNTY, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Brandon Rogness, a resident of Watford City, is facing three counts of animal cruelty following a distressing discovery in Ramsey County. Deputies responded to a call on Friday at 5047 91st Ave. NE Crary, North Dakota, reporting a dog locked inside a camper. Upon arrival, authorities were met with a… Continue reading Watford City Man Faces Animal Cruelty Charges After Dogs Found Dead in Camper

Fargo Man Charged After Hit-and-Run Incident Leaves Pedestrian Injured

Derek McClarren

MOORHEAD, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – 55-year-old Derek McClarren of Fargo is now facing serious legal repercussions following a hit-and-run incident in Moorhead. According to court documents, the event unfolded on March 26th around 12:29 p.m. in the 2400 block of 28th Avenue South. Witnesses reported that individuals were attempting to extract a vehicle from a snowbank… Continue reading Fargo Man Charged After Hit-and-Run Incident Leaves Pedestrian Injured

Frozen Chicken Meal Excuse: Fargo Man Faces Felony Burglary Charge

Kyle Koski

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Kyle Koski finds himself in hot water after a chilly excuse landed him a felony burglary charge in downtown Fargo. On March 22, surveillance footage captured Koski rummaging through files and cabinets inside the business suite of Simply Made Apps. When confronted by authorities, Koski was found hiding in a nearby… Continue reading Frozen Chicken Meal Excuse: Fargo Man Faces Felony Burglary Charge

Minnesota Man Arrested for Stealing Firearms from Underwood Home

Damarius Blount

UNDERWOOD, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Damarius Reyshawn-John Blount, a Minnesota resident, is facing serious charges after being accused of stealing firearms and ammunition from a home in Underwood this week. The charges against him include theft, unlawful possession of a firearm, and shipping weapons as a felon in Otter Tail County. If convicted, he could be… Continue reading Minnesota Man Arrested for Stealing Firearms from Underwood Home

Mystery Surrounds Disappearance of Peter Michael Martin

Peter Michael Martin

CLOQUET, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – In a baffling turn of events, Peter Michael Martin, 31, has gone missing under mysterious circumstances, leaving his loved ones and authorities searching for answers. Martin’s last reported sighting was on March 11, under circumstances that have raised concerns among family and friends. According to reports, Martin borrowed $40 from a… Continue reading Mystery Surrounds Disappearance of Peter Michael Martin

Fatal Crash Claims Life of 26-Year-Old Langdon Man

LANGDON, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a tragic incident on Saturday night, a collision on State Highway 5 near Langdon, North Dakota, resulted in the death of a 26-year-old man. Ryan Wells, a resident of Langdon, was driving westbound when his vehicle crossed into the eastbound lanes and collided head-on with a pickup truck around 9:45 PM.… Continue reading Fatal Crash Claims Life of 26-Year-Old Langdon Man

Predator’s Neglect: Thief River Falls Man Faces Felony Charges for Registration Violation

Steven Glen Bruyere

Thief River Falls, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Steven Glen Bruyere, a 65-year-old resident of Thief River Falls, finds himself in legal trouble as he’s charged with two felony counts of failing to fulfill the registration requirements as a predatory offender – his first offense. The complaint against Bruyere was filed on March 13, marking a significant… Continue reading Predator’s Neglect: Thief River Falls Man Faces Felony Charges for Registration Violation

Felony Charge for East Grand Forks Man After Gas Line Rupture in Grand Forks

Nathan Johnson

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – A tense situation unfolded behind the Grand Forks Mission on Saturday night when a gas line at the Masonic Temple was ruptured, creating a potentially explosive scenario. Law enforcement rushed to the scene after receiving reports of a suspect hurling rocks at the mission’s windows. The individual, later identified as… Continue reading Felony Charge for East Grand Forks Man After Gas Line Rupture in Grand Forks

Pregnant Woman Endures Terrifying Assault: Kissimmee Man Arrested

Justin Vazquez Concepcion

Thief River Falls, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – In a distressing incident on March 12 at 1:40 p.m., authorities responded to a domestic incident in the 1200 block of Main Ave. N. in Kissimmee, Fla. The suspect, Justin Vazquez Concepcion, 21, faces serious charges stemming from the altercation. Vazquez Concepcion has been charged with felony threats of… Continue reading Pregnant Woman Endures Terrifying Assault: Kissimmee Man Arrested

Driver “Jamming Out” Hits and Kills Pedestrian: Man Charged with Vehicular Manslaughter

Brent Keranen

MOOSE LAKE, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Brent Keranen, 21, from Pengilly, faces severe charges following a tragic incident in Moose Lake. Charged with criminal vehicular manslaughter, Keranen allegedly struck and killed a pedestrian on Highway 73 near Jon Brown Drive around 2 p.m. last Thursday. According to court documents, Keranen claimed he was “jamming out” to… Continue reading Driver “Jamming Out” Hits and Kills Pedestrian: Man Charged with Vehicular Manslaughter

Thief River Falls Man Charged with Felony Domestic Assault and Interference with 911 Call

Leonard Joseph Graham Jr

Thief River Falls, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – In the early hours of March 16, at 2:48 a.m., authorities responded to a distress call reporting a domestic assault in the 700 block of First St. W. in Thief River Falls. The suspect, Leonard Joseph Graham Jr., aged 31, now faces serious charges in connection with the incident.… Continue reading Thief River Falls Man Charged with Felony Domestic Assault and Interference with 911 Call

North Dakota Man Charged in Grain Elevator Burglaries Spree

Wyatt Jacob Johnson

BARNESVILLE, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Wyatt Jacob Johnson, a 33-year-old resident of Hankinson, North Dakota, is under scrutiny after being charged with a series of grain elevator burglaries. The latest incident involved the burglary of a grain elevator in Barnesville, Minnesota, where Johnson is facing a felony charge of burglary. According to court documents, law enforcement… Continue reading North Dakota Man Charged in Grain Elevator Burglaries Spree

Moped Collision Leaves Man Seriously Injured in Grand Forks Saturday Afternoon

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a concerning development, a collision between a moped and a car occurred in Grand Forks on Saturday afternoon, resulting in severe injuries to the moped driver. At approximately 2:36 p.m., Grand Forks Police responded to a motor vehicle crash at the intersection of Demers Avenue and South 20th Street.… Continue reading Moped Collision Leaves Man Seriously Injured in Grand Forks Saturday Afternoon

22-Year-Old Ethan Larson Identified as Victim in Fargo Stabbing-Murder

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a tragic turn of events, Fargo police have identified 22-year-old Ethan Larson from Newfolden, Minnesota, as the victim of a stabbing-murder that occurred in the early hours of Thursday morning. According to authorities, Larson was involved in an altercation outside a bar on South 45th Street in Fargo. After being… Continue reading 22-Year-Old Ethan Larson Identified as Victim in Fargo Stabbing-Murder

Grand Forks Man Faces Attempted Murder Charges After SWAT Confrontation

Jeffrey Simpson Jr.

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a dramatic turn of events, 30-year-old Jeffrey Simpson Jr. from Grand Forks finds himself at the center of a legal storm, charged with multiple serious offenses, including attempted murder. Last Friday, as Grand Forks SWAT team members attempted to execute a probable cause arrest on Simpson for felonies related… Continue reading Grand Forks Man Faces Attempted Murder Charges After SWAT Confrontation

Grand Forks Man Busted for Alleged Threesome Recruitment with Minors

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – A 22-year-old Grand Forks man is facing serious criminal charges involving two juveniles after he allegedly attempted to recruit a 12-year-old boy for a threesome. Sebastian Hipsak was arrested on February 5th, following an investigation that revealed explicit photos of his girlfriend and children, who are also minors. According to… Continue reading Grand Forks Man Busted for Alleged Threesome Recruitment with Minors

74-Year-Old Bemidji Man Receives 30-Year Prison Sentence for Sexual Assault Crimes

Paul Wayne Swan Sr.

BEMIDJI, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – In a landmark ruling, Paul Wayne Swan Sr., a 74-year-old resident of Bemidji, Minnesota, has been sentenced to 30 years in prison for heinous crimes committed against a child. Swan’s sentence comes after he was found guilty earlier this year on five counts of first-degree criminal sexual conduct involving a victim… Continue reading 74-Year-Old Bemidji Man Receives 30-Year Prison Sentence for Sexual Assault Crimes

Man Rescued After Fall from Sorlie Bridge in Downtown Grand Forks

GRAND FORKS-EAST GRAND FORKS (trfnews.i234.me) – In a dramatic turn of events, a man found himself in a perilous situation on Tuesday night after climbing onto the Sorlie Bridge in downtown Grand Forks. Police now report that he fell from the bridge onto the ice below, sparking a swift rescue operation. Welfare Check: Officers responded… Continue reading Man Rescued After Fall from Sorlie Bridge in Downtown Grand Forks

Man Survives Fall from Downtown Grand Forks-East Grand Forks Bridge

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a harrowing incident that unfolded on Tuesday night, a man miraculously survived a fall from a bridge connecting downtown Grand Forks and East Grand Forks. Despite the fall from the bridge railing, the individual, whose identity remains undisclosed, managed to survive, albeit with injuries of unknown severity. Bridge Fall… Continue reading Man Survives Fall from Downtown Grand Forks-East Grand Forks Bridge

Man Falls from Sorlie Bridge in Downtown Grand Forks: Condition Unknown

GRAND FORKS-EAST GRAND FORKS (trfnews.i234.me) – An incident unfolded on Tuesday night on the Sorlie Bridge in downtown Grand Forks, leaving authorities on high alert. According to Sergeant Star of the Grand Forks Police Department, officers responded to a welfare check call regarding a man who had climbed out onto the bridge’s support beams. Upon… Continue reading Man Falls from Sorlie Bridge in Downtown Grand Forks: Condition Unknown

Tragic Altercation: Fargo Man Fatally Stabbed Outside Local Bar

Michael Diedrich

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In the early hours of Thursday, March 28, tragedy struck as 22-year-old Ethan Larson lost his life in a fatal stabbing at Southtown Pourhouse, a popular sports bar in Fargo. Now, 28-year-old Michael Diedrich faces murder charges following his arraignment in Cass County Court. Newly revealed court documents indicate that an… Continue reading Tragic Altercation: Fargo Man Fatally Stabbed Outside Local Bar

SWAT Team Apprehends Sexual Assault Suspect Linked to Prior Officer-Involved Shooting

Travis Holt

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a dramatic early morning operation, the Red River Valley SWAT team successfully apprehended Travis Holt, a 39-year-old Fargo resident, believed to be involved in a sexual assault case. The events unfolded following a distress call to Fargo police on Friday evening, reporting a sexual assault incident. The victim identified Holt,… Continue reading SWAT Team Apprehends Sexual Assault Suspect Linked to Prior Officer-Involved Shooting

Larimore Man Faces Six Felony Charges After Dramatic Grand Forks Pursuit Ends in Crash

Jaime Jaime

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a dramatic turn of events, a 34-year-old man from Larimore, North Dakota, finds himself entangled in a web of legal trouble following a harrowing pursuit that culminated in a crash in Grand Forks. High-Stakes Pursuit: Jaime Jaime, the individual in question, now faces six felony charges stemming from a… Continue reading Larimore Man Faces Six Felony Charges After Dramatic Grand Forks Pursuit Ends in Crash

Dramatic Rescue Underway as Man Crawls Over Sorlie Bridge Railing

EAST GRAND FORKS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – In a dramatic turn of events, emergency responders are currently engaged in a rescue operation beneath the Sorlie Bridge spanning the Red River between Downtown Grand Forks and East Grand Forks. The unfolding situation began this Tuesday evening when reports surfaced of a man exhibiting erratic behavior atop the… Continue reading Dramatic Rescue Underway as Man Crawls Over Sorlie Bridge Railing

Fargo Man Arrested for Murder Following Fatal Stabbing Incident

Michael Diedrich

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a tragic turn of events, what initially began as a stabbing incident in Fargo early Thursday morning has now escalated into a murder investigation. The male victim, whose identity remains undisclosed at this time, has succumbed to his injuries. At approximately 12:57 a.m. on Thursday, Fargo Police responded to a… Continue reading Fargo Man Arrested for Murder Following Fatal Stabbing Incident

Moorhead Man Arrested for Attempted Murder in Fargo Shooting Incident

Cordell McFadden

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a chilling turn of events, Fargo Police have apprehended a Moorhead resident, 26-year-old Cordell McFadden, in connection with an attempted murder case. McFadden stands accused of involvement in a shooting incident that transpired in Fargo early Saturday morning. The alarming situation unfolded when Fargo police responded to a distress call… Continue reading Moorhead Man Arrested for Attempted Murder in Fargo Shooting Incident

Redby Man Charged in Brutal Bemidji Assault Leaves Community in Shock

Oliver Royce Johnson

BEMIDJI, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Residents of Bemidji, Minnesota were left reeling today as news broke of a horrifying assault that occurred at the Parkplace apartments on Thursday, March 28th, 2024. The victim, a woman whose identity has not been disclosed, was found in a state of unconsciousness, her body bearing severe injuries consistent with a… Continue reading Redby Man Charged in Brutal Bemidji Assault Leaves Community in Shock

Tragic Collision: Tioga Man Killed in Head-On Train Crash

TIOGA, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – A tragic collision unfolded on Saturday, March 30, 2024, around 11:52 PM CT Location: Near 67th Street NW and 110th Ave NW, approximately 5 miles West of Tioga Date and Time: March 30, 2024, at approximately 11:52 PM CT Weather Conditions: Clear Crash Type: Vehicle vs Train, Head-On Agencies Involved: NDHP,… Continue reading Tragic Collision: Tioga Man Killed in Head-On Train Crash

Man in Devils Lake Faces Multiple Charges After Alleged Assault on Officers

Wayne Buckles

DEVILS LAKE, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a dramatic turn of events, 43-year-old Wayne Buckles of Devil’s Lake finds himself entangled in legal trouble after an altercation with law enforcement officers. According to court documents, on March 22nd, Buckles was expelled from Devil’s Lake McDonald’s due to intoxication and disruptive behavior towards patrons. Later, he was… Continue reading Man in Devils Lake Faces Multiple Charges After Alleged Assault on Officers

Standoff in Larimore: Murder and Gunfire Shake Small North Dakota Town

LARIMORE, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a shocking turn of events, Larimore, North Dakota, found itself thrust into the spotlight of tragedy this Saturday afternoon. What began as a routine day quickly spiraled into chaos as gunfire erupted, leaving one man dead and another fighting for his life. At approximately 1:30 p.m., reports of a shooting… Continue reading Standoff in Larimore: Murder and Gunfire Shake Small North Dakota Town

Deputy Shoots Suspect Following Larimore Murder

LARIMORE, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a dramatic turn of events, a suspect was shot and wounded by a deputy in Larimore, North Dakota, on Saturday afternoon, following a reported homicide earlier in the day. Here’s the unfolding story: Initial Report: Grand Forks County Sheriff Andy Schneider revealed that deputies responded to a call reporting a homicide… Continue reading Deputy Shoots Suspect Following Larimore Murder

Man from Fargo Faces Charges

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) A Fargo man is facing criminal charges, after allegedly stealing items from a vehicle. Andrew Tyler Spiegel of Fargo has been charged with felony unlawful entry into vehicle and misdemeanor theft to property Accord court documents on March 18th at 10:52 p.m. police responded to a Fargo apartment building a witness reported… Continue reading Man from Fargo Faces Charges

Couple Arrested for Drug Trafficking in West Fargo Traffic Stop

Maria Louis Bellanger

WEST FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a significant development, a man and a woman are facing severe charges of drug trafficking following a routine traffic stop in West Fargo. TRF News brings you the latest on this unfolding story. Maria Louis Bellanger from Ogema, Minnesota, and Max Torbor Jardiah from Moorhead are now under intense… Continue reading Couple Arrested for Drug Trafficking in West Fargo Traffic Stop

Dramatic Rescue Attempt Fails as Man Climbs Over Sorlie Bridge Railing

EAST GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a harrowing turn of events, a rescue effort fell short as a man climbed over the railing on the Sorlie Bridge in downtown East Grand Forks-Grand Forks. Dramatic Incident Unfolds: Witnesses were stunned as they watched the man scale the bridge’s railing, prompting immediate concern for his safety.… Continue reading Dramatic Rescue Attempt Fails as Man Climbs Over Sorlie Bridge Railing

Violent Incident Unfolds at Warroad Trailer Park: Man Facing Criminal Charges

WARROAD, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – A disturbing incident rocked a trailer park just west of Warroad, Minnesota, resulting in criminal charges against 38-year-old Ryan T. Grindahl. Responding to reports of a possible stabbing, authorities discovered a chaotic scene at the trailer court. Upon arrival, investigators found Grindahl and another male victim inside a trailer, both covered in… Continue reading Violent Incident Unfolds at Warroad Trailer Park: Man Facing Criminal Charges