Inmates allegedly scuffle over ramen noodle dispute
FERGUS FALLS -- An Otter Tail County Jail inmate is accused of choking another inmate over a disagreement involving ramen noodles.
Police say Michael Alan Burris, 65, assaulted a 21-year-old man by grabbing his throat and squeezing it.
The victim owed Burris a dollar's worth of ramen noodles.
Burris is cited for misdemeanor assault.
He's charged with felony second degree murder, accused of shooting his nephew two years ago over a $20,000 drug debt.
Burris is held on $1,000,000 bail.