Motorcycle Pursuit in Grand Forks Leads to Crash


This morning officers of the Grand Forks Police Department were involved in a pursuit of a motorcycle that refused to halt when officers attempted to make a traffic stop.  Holden Myers, 20, of Dunseth ND. refused to halt when officers signaled him to do so in the 2000 blk. of Demers Ave. Myers continued west of Demers Ave. leaving the city limits.  Holden continued to flee until he lost control of the motorcycle in the 2300 blk of Airport Dr. Holden then fled on foot for a short distance but was apprehended by officers. Holden received minor injuries in the crash but was cleared for incarceration at the Grand Forks County Correctional Center.  Holden was charged with Fleeing, Possession of a stolen motor vehicle (2007 Yamaha Motorcycle), Driving under suspension and Reckless endangerment. Officers from the Grand Forks PD and Grand Forks SO were involved in the incident. Holden was wearing a helmet at the time of the crash. No officers were injured in this incident.