Hoeven Statement on Death, Critical Injury of Fargo Police Officers

FARGO, N.D. - Senator John Hoeven today issued the following statement after the Fargo Police Department confirmed the death of one officer and the injury of two other officers and a civilian in Friday’s critical police incident in Fargo:

“Mikey and I are mourning with the Fargo community following the death of one of our brave peace officers, and send our deepest condolences to the loved ones of this officer. We are praying for those injured and the entire Fargo Police Department. This tragic event is a reminder of the dangers our law enforcement officials face each and every day, and the enormous debt we owe them for their sacrifices to keep our communities safe. Our prayers are with the Fargo Police Department and all our law enforcement officials during this difficult time.”