Bar incident leads to arrest for terrorizing

Journal Staff

Devils Lake police say that charges are pending against a 28-year-old man after an alleged confrontation at a downtown bar Tuesday night.

 Police were reportedly dispatched to Thirsty’s Bar on 4th St. at 10:41 last night in response to a call about a man who allegedly pulled a knife on another person in the bar. According to police, the victim said the suspect had asked the victim for money and then proceeded to threaten him with the knife.

The suspect was located outside the bar with help from witnesses and was taken into custody. A felony terrorizing charge is pending against the suspect, and additional charges may be added.

Formal charges have yet to be signed by the Ramsey County states attorney, and a court date has yet to be set. No injuries were reported in relation to the incident.