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A 21-year-old man is in jail after he led police on a 4-county chase on his motorcycle with speeds reaching 147 mph on Sunday, July 22nd. According to the North Dakota Highway Patrol, Andrew Schroedermeier initially fled a trooper at 12:30 a.m. in Fargo when he was caught going 85 mph in a 55 mph zone on I29. Schroedermeier was going north into Argusville where police terminated that pursuit. Traill County deputies then found Schroedermeier north of Hillsboro going 105 mph.
MINNESOTA -- After more than 14 years of the same design, Minnesota driver's will finally be getting a new look for their driver's licenses. The design was unveiled on Monday, July 16th by the Minnesota Department of Public Safety. The new designs will start being issued on August 6th and will be in circulation for the next four years. Anyone with the old design does not need to get a new license unless their current card is expiring or need to change their address or name. The cost of a new drivers license won't change.
FARGO -- The Fargo Police Department is asking the public for help finding a missing teenager. Police say that 16-year-old Genevieve Ingadire was last seen on July 13th at about 4 p.m at a southwest Fargo address. Ingadire was last seen wearing a red hooded sweatshirt, black pants and black and white Nike Jordan shoes. If you have any information contact the Fargo Police Department at 701-235-4493.
VERGAS, MN -- A Moorhead woman had to be flown to the hospital after she was hurt by a boat propeller on Saturday, July 14, at 6:49 p.m. According to the Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office, 19-year-old Claire Holland of Moorhead was on a pontoon with five other passengers at Loon Lake near Vergas. 19-year-old Grant Connelly of Moorhead, who was operating the pontoon, lost sight of Holland when she jumped out of the boat. Holland had swum around the rear of the pontoon and was then hit by a rotating propeller.
HALLOCK, MN -- Two people are without a home after a fire destroyed their house on Saturday, July 14th. According to the Hallock Fire Department, the fire was reported at 12:52 p.m. in rural Hallock. The fire reportedly started outside and spread to the houses attic. 6 fire departments responded to shuttle in water, as well as local farmers providing water. Responding fire departments shuttled in 30,000 gallons of water and farmers provided 10,000 gallons. The responding departments were Hallock, Kennedy, Lancaster, Carlstad, Pembina and Lake Brunson.
HORACE, ND -- A trailer house is damaged after it caught fire in in the Sheyenne Trailer Court in Horace. The fire was reported around 3 p.m. on Saturday, July 14th. The fire happened right near the fire department so the Horace Fire Department was able to quickly respond and put out the fire. The homeowners and their dog were able to get out safely. The cause of the fire and cost in damages is unknown. Kindred Fire Department also responded.
WEST FARGO -- A Fargo man is in jail after leading police on a car chase on Saturday, July 14th at 1:12 a.m. According to the West Fargo Police Department, an officer tried to make a traffic stop on a stolen vehicle near Veterans Blvd and 26th Ave E. The vehicle sped off into Fargo and with the use of spike stripes they were able to disable the car in the 1600 block of 12th Ave N in Fargo. The driver, 23-year-old Tyler Zimmerman, was arrested and booked into Cass County Jail.
WEST FARGO -- A West Fargo man is in jail after pulling a gun on another man during an argument on Wednesday, July 11th. According to the West Fargo Police Department, the two men were arguing in the area of 8th St. W and 2nd Ave. when a gun was pulled. The suspect pointed a silver handgun at the victim. The suspect fled the area ina blue truck until it was pulled over on 7th St. West. Trace Adams of West Fargo was arrested and booked for terrorizing, a class B felony. The handgun was later recovered and taken into evidence.
GRAND FORKS -- One person is dead after an officer-involved shooting in Grand Forks on Sunday, July 8th at 3:17 a.m. According to the Grand Forks Police Department, they responded to reports of a suicidal person with a gun at the 2200 block of South 22nd Street. When officers arrived they found two people near the intersection of South 22nd Street and 24th Avenue South. One of the people had a gun. The person with a gun refused the officer's commands and the two officers then shot at the armed suspect.
BEMIDJI -- A fire destroyed a garage and badly damaged a home in Bemidji on Saturday, July 7th at 12:16 a.m. According to the Bemidji Fire Department, the fire was reported on the 1100 block of Augusta Dr NE. When crews arrived they found a fully engulfed detached garage and fire on the exterior of a neighboring home. 14 firefighters, 3 fire engines, 3 tenders and one squad were on scene for about 5 hours. The home's main floor and attic were seriously damaged and the garage was a total loss. One civilian was injured.