BOTTINEAU COUNTY, ND -- Authorities say a motorcyclist died when he failed to negotiate a curve on a road near Lake Metigoshe. The North Dakota Highway Patrol says 28-year-old Derek Thompson, of Rolette, died in the Saturday afternoon accident. The…
Escaped Prisoner Arrested in Mandan
A Fargo man who escaped from a Washburn jail over the weekend has been captured in Mandan.
Law enforcement officers detonated flash bombs to force 35-year-old William Rawson out of a trailer home.
Authorities say he fled and climbed a tree where a fire truck was deployed to retrieve him.
Rawson was discovered missing Sunday morning from the Washburn jail.
He was arrested a few weeks ago on a number of offenses after a police chase ended in a stolen vehicle and he hid in a corn field for eight hours.