SWAT arrests Fargo man as part of high-risk search warrant in narcotics investigation

Photo by: WDAY Radio Staff
Photo by: WDAY Radio Staff

(Fargo, ND) -- Local authorities have arrested a Fargo man after a high-risk search warrant related to a drug investigation. 

The Red River Valley SWAT Team conducted a high-risk search warrant in the 200 block of 25th Street South at 6 a.m. on Thursday as a part of a narcotics investigation. Authorities detained six people and arrested one, identified as Torrence Gipson (40m, Fargo) for an outstanding warrant in Clay County, Minnesota. 

Due to the high-risk nature of the warrant, authorities used a flashbang during the course of the search.

The Fargo Police Department and the Cass County Drug Task Force assisted the RRV SWAT Team in the search warrant.