DAPL Protester Reaches Plea Deal

Prosecutors will drop a more serious count of discharge of a firearm during a felony crime of violence

 

CASS COUNTY, N.D. — Red Fawn Fallis has pleaded guilty to civil disorder and gun possession by a felon.

The Denver woman will avoid a trial after she was accused of firing a gun three times in October 2016 at the Dakota Access pipeline protest in Morton County, North Dakota.

No one was hurt.

Prosecutors will drop a more serious count of discharge of a firearm during a felony crime of violence.

They will recommend a sentence of no more than seven years.

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