Grand Forks Police respond to disturbance involving gun


Grand Forks Police responded to a report of a disturbance involving a male subject, who was reported to have a gun.

The call came into dispatch at 8:13 p.m. to 404 Oak Street.

When officers arrived, they made contact with a male victim, who reported a physical altercation had occurred with a person known to him. The victim displayed a firearm to defend himself and diffuse the situation, which caused the suspect to flee.

The suspect has not been located, as of 11:30 p.m., but the incident appears to be an isolated incident, and there does not appear to be an ongoing threat to public safety.

The Grand Forks County Sheriff's Office assisted.

Anyone with information is asked to call Grand Forks Police at 701-787-8000.