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July 31, 2009
State pen inmate dies in South Dakota
PIERRE, S.D. (AP) -- Authorities are investigating the death of an inmate from the South Dakota State Penitentiary. An autopsy is being conducted on the body of 39-year-old Timothy Kuhn. Authorities say he was taken to a Sioux Falls hospital Friday morning and died there. They declined...
July 31, 2009 - 5:30pm
July 30, 2009
Suspect in Minn. funeral home fire escapes
ST. JAMES, Minn. (AP) -- Police are searching for an escaped jail inmate accused of starting a St. James funeral home on fire when he crashed a car into it earlier this month. Watonwan County Sheriff Gary Menssen says 22-year-old Josue Sosa escaped at 2:50 p.m. Thursday when he...
July 30, 2009 - 9:51pm
April 17, 2009
Man accused of smuggling drugs to son
BISMARCK (AP) -- A 63-year-old man has been charged in Bismarck with trying to use a bar of soap to smuggle drugs to his jailed son. Authorities accuse William Bruederle Sr. of attempting to deliver a controlled substance to his son, 34-year-old William Bruederle Jr. -- who was...
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April 17, 2009 - 7:42am
October 6, 2008
Longtime inmate up for parole this year
BISMARCK (AP) -- North Dakota's longest-serving inmate is up for parole. James Leroy Iverson has been in prison for almost 40 years. The former taxi driver was convicted in 1969 of strangling two women in Grand Forks a year earlier. He completed his sentence for killing 25-year-old...
October 6, 2008 - 12:00am
September 10, 2008
Man sentenced for attack on detention officers
BISMARCK (AP) -- A Burleigh County inmate has been sentenced to four years in prison for attacking corrections officers at the jail. Jason Benefiel pleaded guilty on Tuesday to assault on a peace officer, escape and two counts of assault. Benefiel is accused of assaulting an officer...
September 10, 2008 - 12:00am
August 16, 2008
Inmate death being reviewed in S.D.
PIERRE, S.D. (AP) -- The death of a penitentiary inmate is being investigated by the state Division of Criminal Investigation, which is standard procedure whenever a prisoner dies. The South Dakota Corrections Department said Patrick Powell died Friday at the penitentiary in Springfield. The...
August 16, 2008 - 12:00am
January 24, 2008
Inmate pleads not guilty to threatening judge, prosecutor
JAMESTOWN (AP) -- An inmate at a Jamestown prison accused of mailing threats to a state district judge and county prosecutor has pleaded not guilty. Twenty-nine-year-old Robert Johnson is accused of writing threatening letters to South Central District Judge Donald Jorgensen and...
January 24, 2008 - 12:00am