Police arrest man in homicide at Fargo hotel
Sep. 09, 2018
FARGO, N.D. (AP) — Fargo police have arrested a North Dakota man in a homicide at a hotel over the weekend.
Officers were called to a disturbance at the AmericInn Hotel around 2:30 a.m. Saturday and found a man lying in the hallway with an apparent stab wound to his lower torso.
The victim was taken to a hospital and later pronounced dead. He is identified as 23-year-old Jakob Dirks of West Fargo.
Police arrested a 21-year-old Cooperstown man in connection with Dirks' death.
An autopsy was ordered. The death is still under investigation.