Suspects in May 25 Bemidji burning cross incident appear in court; charged with felonies
BEMIDJI - A defense attorney on Friday called the recent cross-burning incident an offensive "juvenile prank" while the prosecuting attorney called it a "crime of hatred and intolerance."
Two Bemidji men were arraigned Friday in Beltrami County District Court for their alleged roles in the May 25 cross-burning in Northern Township.
Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? Activate your account.
You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us or call (218) 333-9200 and we can help you.