53-year-old Peter Jonathan Rovang, of Moorhead arrested for terrorizing Sanford hospital on Friday.

Arrest made in Sanford terrorizing incident


Fargo, ND - Police have made an arrest in connection to Friday's threat at the downtown Sanford.

On Friday evening 53-year-old Peter Jonathan Rovang, of Moorhead, was arrested for terrorizing.

Police say the arrest is in connection to events that occurred earlier that day at the hospital.

The Hospital was on lockdown for nearly 5 hours, with about 400 patients and roughly 2,000 employees inside at the time.

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