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Updated On
May 21, 2021
Date of Incident
April 13, 2021

Arrest/Criminal Charge

Arrest Status →
Arrested and released
Status of Charges →
Charges dropped
Arresting Authority →
Minnesota state patrol
Unnecessary use of force? →
Yes

Assault

Assailant →
Law enforcement
Was the journalist targeted? →
Yes

Incident Details

Date of Incident
April 13, 2021

Arrest/Criminal Charge

Arrest Status →
Unknown
Status of Charges →
Unknown
Arresting Authority →
Minnesota state patrol
Unnecessary use of force? →
Yes

Assault

Assailant →
Law enforcement
Was the journalist targeted? →
Unknown

Arrest/Criminal Charge

Arrest Status →
Arrested and released
Status of Charges →
Charges pending
Arresting Authority →
Minnesota state patrol
Unnecessary use of force? →
Yes

Assault

Assailant →
Law enforcement
Was the journalist targeted? →
Unknown

Incident Details

Updated On
February 8, 2022
Date of Incident
April 13, 2021
Case number
0:20-cv-01302
Case Status
Ongoing
Type of case
Class Action

Assault

Assailant →
Law enforcement
Was the journalist targeted? →
Yes