UPDATE: Man arrested in Moorhead drive-by shooting


UPDATE: On Saturday, October 17, 2020, at approximately 10:30 AM, due to the nature of the crime being investigated, the Red River SWAT team executed a search warrant at 4021 19th Avenue South, Fargo, ND, at the request of the Moorhead Police Department, in connection to the drive-by shooting that had occurred in 2300 block of 10th Street South, in Moorhead, on October 16.

Arrested was Tyminderious Hays, age 20, of Fargo, ND. Hayes is currently being held at the Cass County, ND, Jail pending extradition to Clay County, MN to face Felony 1st Degree Assault and Drive-by Shooting charges.

ORIGINAL STORY: On Friday, at approximately 5:35 p.m., officers responded to the 2300 block of 10th Street South to report a drive-by shooting. Upon arrival, an adult male was found with a non-life-threatening gunshot wound to his leg. The male was conscious on the scene and was transported by FM Ambulance to Sanford Emergency Room.

At this time, this is a very active scene. Officers and Detectives are currently working through preliminary information that they obtained and are working on those leads. Witnesses described the suspect vehicle as a silver or light blue sedan, possibly with no license plates, that fled the scene at a high rate of speed.

At this time, it is not believed this was a random act, and there is no believed threat to the general public.

Anyone with any information is asked to the Red River Regional Dispatch Center at 701.451.7660.