Below is a list of news items for the City of Moorhead with the most recent items at the top.  If you would like to see news for a certain category, you can select it from the the drop-down box labeled (All Categories).  Any news older than 90 days is automatically archived and removed from this list.

You can also subscribe to our eNotifications to automatically receive emails as we post news to the site.

Moorhead Police Pursuit

Post Date:03/19/2021 12:59 am

On March 18, 2021, at approximately 10:00 PM, a Moorhead Police Officer attempted to stop a vehicle for driving conduct indicative of impaired driving in the 1100 block of 8 Street South.  The vehicle fled and officers pursued.  An officer used a Pursuit Intervention Technique (PIT) maneuver causing the vehicle to spin around and stop in the 2100 block of the 8 Street west frontage road.  The vehicle came to rest against a tree along the road.  The driver and passenger ran from the vehicle.  Officers were able to take the driver into custody after a short foot pursuit.  Officers were unable to locate the passenger. 

The driver, David Louie Boucha (30 years old – Fargo), was booked into the Clay County Jail for Felony Fleeing in a Motor Vehicle, Felony 5th Degree Controlled Substance Possession, Driving without a Valid License, and Fleeing on Foot.  Boucha did not sustain any injuries related to this incident. 

Joel Voxland, Sergeant.  218.299.5120


More >>