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Clarification Wanted Concerning Marsy’s Law

Media Attorney Says Marsy's Law is Unclear When it Comes to Release of Information

A North Dakota media lawyer says Marsy’s Law is causing confusion over what information should be made public. Attorney Jack McDonald says when some information isn’t made public, it can become a public safety concern. Supporters of Marsy’s Law say it gives victims more protection and rights. However, a Bismarck lawmaker says one police department in the state is refusing…

Fargo Man Facing Murder Charges

Timothy Porter, 31, is accused of stabbing 26-year-old Derek Bjarnason once in the chest with an 18-inch samurai-style knife with a 10-inch blade early Saturday morning.

A Fargo man has been charged with murder in a weekend stabbing. Timothy Porter, 31, is accused of stabbing 26-year-old Derek Bjarnason once in the chest with an 18-inch samurai-style knife with a 10-inch blade early Saturday morning. Police say Porter admitted to stabbing Bjarnason during a fight. They say Porter told them that he pulled a samurai style┬áknife from…

Jamestown Man Arrested After Overnight Standoff

Police in Jamestown arrested a man after an overnight standoff lasting about eight hours

  JAMESTOWN, N.D. Police in Jamestown arrested a man after an overnight standoff lasting about eight hours. Officers say they thought he was armed after barricading himself inside. The front door and window are ripped out leaving the home a complete mess. Police say they had to use tear gas to arrest 33-year-old Troy Elhard. Michael Freitas says he’s been…

Man With “Police Lives Matter” Sign Returns To Fargo Police Station

FARGO, N.D.

A West Fargo man who spent part of the year holding a “police lives matter” sign in front of the Fargo police station is back. Nick Barth’s sign reads, “Thanks Fargo Police for all your work this year.” Barth says he gets mostly positive responses but also gets a small amount of negative responses. With many calling for police reform…

Fargo Police Search for Armed Robbery Suspect

Police say the suspect got away with an unknown amount of cash

Fargo Police are searching for a suspect in a robbery of a gas station late Tuesday night. Police say a masked man walked into Casey’s General Store at 2002 25th Street South at about 10:30pm, pointed a gun at an employee behind the counter and demanded money. The employee cooperated and handed over an unknown amount of cash. The suspect…

Two Injured After Assault at Moorhead Apartment

Police Say They Have Taken Two Suspects to the Law Enforcement Center for Questioning After Assault

We have an update to breaking news on the assault we first brought you at the top of the show. Police have detained two suspects that may be responsible in an assault in Moorhead. Police responded to an apartment at 511 32nd Ave South at about 8:15pm after reports that two people had been assaulted. The victims say three men…