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UPDATE: CAPTURED Donald Duane Armstrong Jr DOB 12/17/1986

CAPTURED: Donald Duane Armstrong- Felony Theft, Flee Peace Officer – Motor Vehicle or Subsequently by Other Means-Results in Substantial Bodily Harm, Dishonored Check, Drugs – 3rd Degree – Sale

Wanted in Becker, Cass, Mahnomen, Beltrami and Pennington county

Case#

03-CR-11-2274 (Becker County) Theft-Take/Use/Transfer Movable Prop-No Consent (Aid/Abet – GOC)

44-CR-11-795 (Mahnomen County) Flee Peace Officer – Motor Vehicle or Subsequently by Other Means-Results in Substantial Bodily Harm

57-CR-11-1055 (Pennington County) Theft-Take/Use/Transfer Movable Prop-No Consent (Aid/Abet – GOC)

04-CR-15-231   (Beltrami County) Dishonored Check Value Not More Than $250 

11-CR-10-672 (Cass County) Drugs – 3rd Degree – Sale – Narcotic

Please notify law enforcement if you know where he is. 218-681-6161.

Pennington County Citation Disposition Bulletin 12-07-2016

Pennington County Sheriff’s Office cases

Raven Autumn Isham, 29, Lengby, third degree criminal damage to property, $410, supervised probation for two years, diagnostic assessment, complete an updated chemical dependency assessment, no contact with victim(s), not to enter victim’s residence, take medications in their prescribed dosage and frequency, provide a list of prescribed medications to probation officer, no use or possession of firearms or dangerous weapons, $615.84 in restitution

Logan Donald McLaughlin, 22, Sheboygan, Wis., 65/55, $125.

Thief River Falls Police Department cases

Ishmial A. Mitchell, 20, Chicago, 61/30, $385

Jason Lester Johnson, 35, Thief River Falls, no insurance –driver, $285

Kasey Dean Johnson, 40, Thief River Falls, charge of public nuisance dismissed

Tyler Dean Wik, 20, Thief River Falls, failure to stop at a stop sign, $135, possession of drug paraphernalia, $50, underage possession of liquor, $100, no driver’s license in possession, $20

Richard John Rud, 45, Thief River Falls, charges of driving after cancellation –inimical to public safety and domestic assault were dismissed

Rio Lee Northern, 18, Thief River Falls, underage possession of liquor, $185, driver’s license violation, $100.

Misty Dawn Kotrba, 36, St. Hilaire, disorderly conduct, $210, 90 days in jail stayed for one year, unsupervised probation for one year, charge of trespassing dismissed

Tyler James Kormick, 20, Thief River Falls, stay of adjudication for a charge of theft and continued, $100, probation to the court for one year, $425 in restitution

Kevin Lee Dahlen, 57, Thief River Falls, failure to stop at a stop sign, $135.

Minnesota Department of Natural Resources cases

Andrew William Audette, 19, Viking, violation of all-terrain vehicle training requirements for ages 16 or older, $135

Saul Ayala Jr., 20, St. Hilaire, operating an unregistered ATV, $135

Jason Lester Johnson, 35, Thief River Falls, unlawful deposit of garbage, litter or the like, $185

Gary Keith Lane, 65, Thief River Falls, untagged traps or snares, $135.

Minnesota State Patrol cases

Kelsey Fern Johnson, 23, Warroad, two offenses of driving after revocation, $285 each, two offenses of no proof of insurance, $200 each

Jennifer Lee Hancock, 39, Argyle, texting/use of electronic device while driving, $135

Nicole Lynn Kujawa, 35, East Grand Forks, 70/55, $145

Domita Jean Mack, 50, Warren, 65/55, $125; Daniel Steven Miller, 57, Mentor, 71/60, $135

Amanda Marie Olson, 34, Grygla, charge of no proof of insurance dismissed

Braden Laurel Majer, 18, Middle River, vehicle window tint violation, $135

Carol Helen Matz, 77, Roseau, failure to drive with due care, $125.

Steve Richard Wiseth, 34, Thief River Falls, 65/55, $125

Jasmyn Salade Stine, 23, Thief River Falls, no driver’s license in possession, $105

Heather Ann Phelps, 25, Thief River Falls, no seat belt worn, $110

Dennis Ross Skalicky, 18, Pine City, 40/30, $125

Chad Robert Dominick, 25, Viking, driving after revocation, $285, no proof of insurance, $200

Erica Christine Cerda, 32, Emerado, N.D., 65/55, $125

Jesse Wade Alten, 24, Thief River Falls, charge of expired proof of insurance dismissed

Timmy Kyle Bakken, 51, Thief River Falls, charge of no proof of insurance dismissed

Sandra Kay Carlson, 61, Thief River Falls, no seat belt worn, $110.

Tiffany Ann Kingbird sentenced for a felony charge

Tiffany Ann Kingbird, 31, was sentenced for a felony charge of aiding and abetting an offender. In that case, a felony charge of receiving stolen property was dismissed. For the aiding charge, Kingbird was granted a two-year stay of imposition. As a condition of that sentence, she was ordered to serve supervised probation for two years. Kingbird was ordered to pay $360 in fees and fines, and $654.99 in restitution.

The charge stemmed from an Aug. 19, 2015, report of a theft at Sears, according to the complaint. Someone had stolen a chainsaw and then left in a vehicle. The owner provided a license plate number to police. Police located the vehicle, eventually following it in the 2000 block of Greenwood St. E. The motorist sped away onto Nelson Drive, where the officer activated the emergency lights and sirens. A sheriff’s office investigator attempted to block the vehicle on 150th Street Northeast. However, the motorist turned before reaching the roadblock. The driver then traveled into Pennington County, reaching speeds approaching 70 to 90 mph.

The vehicle soon traveled on to 175th Avenue Northeast, reaching speeds approaching 90 to 100 mph. The driver weaved on both sides of the roadway, swerving over the centerline toward a westbound UPS truck. On Center Street, the motorist swerved erratically, moving around a deputy’s squad car. The vehicle then proceeded onto the Red Lake Reservation, where the pursuit ended.

The Red Lake Police Department was then contacted. The next day, Thief River Falls police learned from a Red Lake Police Department sergeant that a Red Lake resident reported Kingbird was standing in the person’s driveway at about 12:43 a.m. Red Lake police saw a man was running alongside a mobile home. Upon searching, they found Verlin Dale Kingbird Jr. They also located Rodney White Sr., who was allegedly wearing clothing that matched the description of the clothing worn by the person who had stolen the chainsaw in Thief River Falls.

Verlin Kingbird allegedly said he didn’t know anything about the theft because he was drinking alcohol at the time. However, Red Lake police hadn’t made any observations to suggest that he had used alcohol. He said his vehicle was located nearby with a flat tire. Tiffany Kingbird said she had been at the casino when the pursuit occurred. Police learned that a vehicle had been reported stolen in the Green Bay, Wis., area on the Menominee Reservation. “Junior Kingbird” was the suspect. Verlin Kingbird is known as Junior. Inside Tiffany Kingbird’s bag, police found a key, She and Verlin Kingbird said they didn’t know where the key originated.

However, Verlin Kingbird eventually allegedly admitted that the stolen vehicle was the vehicle parked nearby. The Red Lake license plate matched the license plate of the vehicle involved in the Sears theft. The VIN matched the vehicle reported stolen Aug. 4 in Wisconsin. The key from Tiffany Kingbird’s purse matched the stolen vehicle. A Sears employee later identified White in a photo lineup as the person who allegedly stole the chainsaw. Tiffany Kingbird was also sentenced for a felony charge of failure to appear. She was granted a two-year stay of imposition. As a condition of that sentence, Kingbird was ordered to serve supervised probation for two years. She was ordered to provide a DNA sample. Kingbird was ordered to have no contact with Sears. She was ordered to have no contact with people associated with illegal drugs and she is prohibited from associating with any person that she knows is on probation for a felony level controlled substance crime.

Kingbird was ordered to not use or possess firearms, ammunition or explosives. She was ordered to complete a chemical assessment, which may be obtained through Red Lake. Kingbird was ordered to take all of her medictions in their prescribed dosage and frequency. She was also ordered to pay $360 in fees and fines. According to the complaint, her prior case was called in court April 19, 2016. However, Kingbird didn’t appear. She appeared for an earlier court appearance March 8. At that time, Kingbird was informed that her next court appearance was scheduled for April 19. The judge told her that failing to appear at the April 19 hearing could result in a new and separate charge.

TRF Police Report 12-5-2016

Third degree controlled substance crime and fourth degree driving while impaired

On Nov. 23 at 12:28 a.m., police saw a vehicle parked in the parking lot of Centennial Park. Alexander Knight Okland, 26, Thief River Falls, has been charged with third degree controlled substance crime and fourth degree DWI. He was arrested. Okland was inside the parked vehicle. The keys were in the ignition and partially turned. According to the complaint, police allegedly found plastic baggies containing a total of 0.60 grams of methamphetamine. A small amount of marijuana and drug paraphernalia were also found.

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Fourth degree DWI

On Nov. 20 at 1:42 a.m., the sheriff’s office received a report of a traffic stop near the intersection of 140th Avenue and 140th Street. Brandon Michael Wollman, 24, Oklee, has been cited for fourth degree DWI. He was arrested and later released to a sober individual.

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Theft

On Nov. 21 at 6:17 a.m., police received a report of a theft outside of 623 Kendall Ave. N. Someone had broken into a work van, stealing tools and wire.

Theft

On Nov. 21 at 6:57 a.m., police received a report of a theft outside of 1015 Arnold Ave. N. Someone had broken into a work trailer and had stolen tools.

 

Theft

On Nov. 21 at 10:32 a.m., police received a report of a theft at K M Transmission Repair. Someone had stolen a Pioneer stereo and a pair of Oakley sunglasses belonging to a Viking resident.

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Burglary

On Nov. 21 at 3:04 p.m., police received a report of a burglary at TRF Mini Storage. Someone had broken into a storage unit. A Jiffy ice auger had been stolen.

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Violation of a protection order

On Nov. 21 at 4:32 p.m., police received a report of a protection order violation. Joseph Edward Sabol, 40, Thief River Falls, has charges pending for a violation of a protection order. He was arrested. Sabol allegedly sent text messages to a woman who has a protection order filed against him.

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Possession of a small amount of marijuana in a motor vehicle

On Nov. 22 at 1:02 a.m., police observed a vehicle idling in a Northland Community and Technical College parking lot. Tanner David Christian, 20, Warroad, has been cited for possession of a small amount of marijuana in a motor vehicle.

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Criminal damage to property

On Nov. 22 at 11:43 a.m., police received a report of property damage outside of The Shop. Someone had broken an ignition and stolen a dome light out of a vehicle.

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Theft

On Nov. 22 at 2:13 p.m., police received a report of a theft near the intersection of 12th Street and LaBree Avenue. Someone had stolen prescription medications out of a vehicle.

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