Watford City Man Accused of Setting Mother on Fire Sent to State Hospital

Scott Beane

Watford city, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – A Watford City man accused of killing his mother in 2023 has been ordered to the North Dakota State Hospital for up to 180 days to regain competency for trial. In January, Scott Richard Beane expressed his desire to represent himself at trial. The judge, questioning Beane’s competency, ordered an… Continue reading Watford City Man Accused of Setting Mother on Fire Sent to State Hospital

A Warroad, Minnesota man is charged with assaulting children. The children’s mother is charged with neglect.

Kaylie S. Krube

WARROAD, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Jason C. Tappe of Warroad, Minnesota, is charged with assaulting two children, a 12-month-old and a 2-and-a-half-year-old. He faces four felony charges of first-degree assault, two counts of third-degree assault, and child neglect resulting in substantial harm. The children’s mother, Kaylie S. Krube, has been charged with felony child neglect. According… Continue reading A Warroad, Minnesota man is charged with assaulting children. The children’s mother is charged with neglect.

Charges Filed Against Minnesota Mother in Child Torture Case

Ciera Marie Cook

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

Red Lake Woman Federally Charged for Abduction and Deadly House Fire

Jennifer Stately

RED LAKE, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – U.S. Attorney Andrew M. Luger announced on Monday that Jennifer Stately, a 35-year-old resident of Red Lake, faces federal charges in connection with the abduction of a 3-year-old boy and a tragic house fire resulting in the death of two young children. Stately is accused of multiple offenses, including murder,… Continue reading Red Lake Woman Federally Charged for Abduction and Deadly House Fire

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

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

Jorden Nicole Borders

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

Tragic Loss: Monticello Mother and Children Found Dead in Ramsey Park

Tragic Incident in North Metro Park: Woman and Two Children Found Dead

RAMSEY, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – A heart-wrenching tragedy unfolded in Ramsey’s Rum River Central Regional Park on Monday, claiming the lives of a Monticello woman and her two young children in what investigators have termed an “isolated incident.” Jessica L. Frank, 33, and her 9-year-old daughter Solara R. Frank were discovered lifeless inside a vehicle during… Continue reading Tragic Loss: Monticello Mother and Children Found Dead in Ramsey Park

Son Allegedly Attacks Mother in Bagley: Mitchell Nelson Charged

Mitchell Nelson

BAGLEY, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – In a disturbing turn of events, Mitchell Nelson, a 62-year-old resident of Bagley, Minnesota, faces serious charges following an alleged attack on his own mother. Here’s what transpired: Charges Filed: Court documents reveal that Nelson is charged with felony threats of violence and misdemeanor domestic violence against his mother. Additionally, he… Continue reading Son Allegedly Attacks Mother in Bagley: Mitchell Nelson Charged

Red Lake Woman Faces Felony Charges After Child Abduction Triggers Amber Alert

Jennifer Stately

RED LAKE, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Jennifer Marie Stately, 35, is under fire as she faces four felony charges linked to a harrowing child abduction case that set off an Amber Alert last week. Stately stands accused of third-degree assault on a child under 4 years old, child torture, malicious punishment of a child, and child… Continue reading Red Lake Woman Faces Felony Charges After Child Abduction Triggers Amber Alert