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Man brandished knife near Grand Forks Greenway, police say

Charles Murphy Gibbons

A Grand Forks man faces a terrorizing charge after police say he brandished a knife to two others Thursday near the Greenway downtown.

According to Grand Forks Police, officers were called to Riverboat Road around 4:15 p.m. for a report of a disturbance involving multiple people. Officers learned that a man had threatened two people with a knife. Officers located the suspect, Charles Murphy Gibbons, 38, and took him into custody.

Gibbons was booked in the Grand Forks County jail on potential terrorizing charges, police said.

Police ask those with information on the incident to contact them at (701) 787-8000, investigate@grandforksgov.com or by texting "tipster" with information to 847411.

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