Fargo Police close street for suicidal man with gun


UPDATE: Fargo Police say 42 Street S is now open to traffic.

Negotiators were able to contact the suicidal man and get him to come out of the apartment without incident.

The man will be taken to a local hospital for a mental health check.



FARGO, N.D.–The Fargo Police Department has closed 42 Street S for a suicidal man with a gun.

The street is closed from 13 Avenue S to 9 Avenue S.

Officers have been on scene at an apartment in the 900 block of 42 Street S since 7:15 a.m. on Friday.

The apartment has been evacuated and negotiators are on scene attempting to communicate with the man.

This is an ongoing incident.  KVRR will update the story as more information becomes available.

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