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Fargo man arrested for striking officer with van

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FARGO, N.D. (AP) — Fargo police have arrested a man accused of hitting a police officer with his van.

KFGO radio reports that the 49-year-old man was arrested early Tuesday when he surrendered after a nearly six-hour standoff at a north Fargo home.

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Authorities say the man struck 25-year-old Officer Brent Malone in a laundry parking lot Monday night when they sought him for questioning about an unrelated weekend incident. Malone was treated at a hospital for an undisclosed injury and released, but police say he will need further medical treatment.

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