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The Fargo Police Department Announces Press Conference Related to July 14 Critical Incident

The FPD press conference will be held on Saturday, July 15 at 3:30 p.m.


The Fargo Police Department will host a press conference at 3:30 p.m. on Saturday, July 15 in the Commission Chambers within Fargo City Hall to provide additional information related to the July 14 critical incident which occurred near 9th Avenue South and 25th Street South in Fargo. The FPD press conference will be broadcast on The City of Fargo channel 56, at and streamed live across The City’s social media platforms.

A total of five individuals sustained injuries in this incident. The Fargo Police Department can confirm that one of its officers has died as a result of sustained injuries and two remain in critical condition this evening. Two other involved civilians sustained serious injuries, including the suspect who has died as a result of the shooting.

The investigation is on-going and the identities of those involved are not being released at this time as the process of notifying family members is on-going.

The Fargo Police Department is unable to release any additional information prior to this press conference.

The Fargo City Commission has been invited to be in attendance; as a result, a quorum may be present.

The FPD acknowledges and appreciates the community’s support during this difficult time.