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MOORHEAD, Minn. — A man who filed a federal lawsuit claiming a Moorhead police officer punched him in the testicles has settled his claim against the city of Moorhead for $12,000. Wording in the settlement says the settlement was a "compromise of a vigorously disputed claim" and the payment is not to be construed as an admission of liability by the city. The case stemmed from an incident in February 2014 when Marcus Hemsworth and another man were stopped for a traffic violation as the pair drove through Moorhead.
MOORHEAD—A 34-year-old man is charged in Clay County District Court with third-degree murder in connection with the overdose death of a man who was found dead a day after he left a state-funded drug treatment program that had abruptly discharged him. According to court documents: Moorhead police were called to the Grand Inn in Moorhead on Feb. 26, 2016 on the report of an unattended death. The death was reported by an individual who told police that he and the victim, identified in court papers by the initials S.H., had been using methamphetamine.
MOORHEAD, Minn. — A Dilworth, Minn., woman is accused in Clay County District Court of being part of a scheme that defrauded people around the world out of hundreds of thousands of dollars and led in one case to a victim committing suicide. According to court documents: In spring 2016, Hunter Rawson, a detective with the Dilworth Police Department, began investigating several fraud cases tied to a suspect identified in court documents as Barbara Ann Mulari, 55, of Dilworth.
FARGO, N.D. — A Fargo, North Dakota, man is accused in federal court of sending an email to the office of U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp in which he threatened to shoot her in the head, according to documents filed in U.S. District Court. The documents state that Kevin Lee Olson sent the email Dec. 22 and that Heitkamp's office had received emails from Olson since 2014, including one sent last October in which Olson stated: "I'm coming for you!! Now what will you hide behind??"
FARGO—A Fargo man is accused in federal court of sending an email to the office of U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp in which he threatened to shoot her in the head, according to documents filed in U.S. District Court. The documents state that Kevin Lee Olson sent the email on Dec. 22 and that Heitkamp's office had received emails from Olson in the past, including one sent in 2014 in which Olson stated: "I'm coming for you!! Now what will you hide behind??"
MOORHEAD, Minn. —A 30-year-old Moorhead man is accused in Clay County District Court of trying to murder his parents by lighting them on fire on Christmas Day, Dec. 25. According to information contained in a court complaint: Police were called to a north Moorhead apartment on Sunday afternoon regarding a disturbance. A man and a woman told officers that their son, Payam Naderipour, had poured gasoline on them and indicated he was going to set them on fire.
FARGO—A judge in Fargo on Wednesday denied a request from a Cass County Jail inmate for a furlough to attend the funeral for his brother, Dahir Adan, the man who was shot and killed after a stabbing rampage at a St. Cloud, Minn., mall last weekend. Abdullahi A. Adan, 27, of St. Cloud, had asked to be released so he could attend the funeral of his brother, Dahir Adan, 20, who authorities have identified as the man who stabbed 10 people Saturday night, Sept. 17 in St. Cloud.
FARGO — If you get a call at work today and someone asks: “Do you have Prince Albert in a can?” just play along. Anyone working that tired gag is...
MOORHEAD - Fargo's flood fight largely wrapped up Thursday, and Moorhead officials hope final sandbags will be placed today as the Red River swells toward an expected crest of between 39 and 40 feet sometime on Sunday. The National Weather Service on Thursday narrowed the projected crest range for the Red River at Fargo-Moorhead to 39 to 40 feet, down from 39 to 41 feet. Barring heavy rain today or early Saturday, the crest is still likely to be 39.5 feet, said weather service spokesman Greg Gust. He said up to 1½ inches of precipitation is likely late Saturday or Sunday, which will take ti
MOORHEAD - Bruce Markey worked Tuesday to build a sandbag dike to protect the Moorhead home of his mother-in-law, Gert Anderson.