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MOORHEAD -- Attorneys defending two junior hockey players accused of recording and distributing video of sex with a 15-year-old girl argued in court filings this week that prosecutors aren't giving them enough access to the girl's cellphone. Defense attorneys for Thomas Ryan Carey, of Moorhead, and Brandon Nicholas Smith, of Castaic, Calif., said in motions filed Tuesday that they need to examine the girl's phone to see where the video originated. Defense attorney Jade Rosenfeldt said prosecutors haven't yet disclosed exactly what the men are accused of creating and disseminating. Pr
FARGO — Police are investigating a Fargo couple after a baby sitter reported their child's clothes and diaper bag smelled of marijuana. The investigation followed a report made by the baby sitter alleging child neglect, according to a search warrant filed Tuesday in Cass County District Court. The search warrant states that when the sitter went to pick up the baby Oct.
FARGO — Nine days before Christmas, Quang Son touches the soggy gold star sagging from the top of his Christmas tree. The tree is still technically standing, but like most of the rest of the family's belongings, it's probably too smoke-damaged to be worth hanging onto after a fire Monday in their south Fargo home. "The time of year everybody wishes to have a happy time, a wonderful time," Son said between the sound of intermittent beeps from a defeated alarm somewhere in the house. "We love this house," he said. "What can I say. It happened.
WEST FARGO, N.D. — It's been a long haul for folks searching the Sheyenne River for 10 days since Cole Schwindt of Moorhead presumably crashed into the river and disappeared. There was no sign of the 34-year-old again on Friday. It's been 10 days of fits and starts and false alarms. Without the Salvation Army, the search would have been practically impossible, said Valley Water Rescue president Pete Fendt. Larry Nelson, who works at the Salvation Army canteen at the search scene, remembers the Salvation Army helping his family when he was a kindergarten student in St.
FARGO — The victim of an assault more than two weeks ago at a downtown apartment building died Wednesday, turning the case into a homicide investigation, police said Thursday. Fargo Interim Police Chief David Todd said Thursday that the victim, 54-year-old Mario Perez, died Wednesday at Sanford Medical Center in Fargo. Perez was discovered Nov.
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FARGO — A Tower City, N.D., man accused of biting off a cab driver's nose after the cabbie tried to intervene in a domestic assault allegedly bit his wife in the face during the same incident. The wife of Dominique Melax Martinez, 22, told police her husband has a history of biting, including during his past service in the Marines, according to charging documents filed Monday in Cass County District Court. Martinez was charged with two counts of aggravated assault and interfering with a telephone during an emergency call, all three charges Class C felonies. According to court docu
FARGO — An uninvited guest on a party bus was arrested in connection with a stabbing Saturday night. The stabbing suspect —according to a second man who was arrested on...
FARGO — A North Dakota man has pleaded not guilty to criminal charges after police discovered him sitting with his two small, half-dressed children in the unheated family car that was filled with rotting takeout food and trash. According to court documents filed Monday in Cass County District Court, Fargo police officers were called just before 8 a.m.
FARGO — An arrest warrant is out for a Lincoln, Neb., woman charged with child neglect after she reportedly told hotel workers she no longer wanted her 4-year-old daughter after they found the child wandering unattended near a hotel swimming pool. According to documents filed in Cass County District Court Friday, Fargo police were dispatched Oct. 11 to the Holiday Inn at 3808 13th Ave. S. for a welfare check on the child, who, hotel staff members said, they found alone near the pool. They found the mother outside the hotel and returned the child to her, staff told police.