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Felony charge links Fargo man to threat prompting Essentia lockdown

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FARGO – A 45-year-old Fargo man who allegedly called a bomb threat into Essentia Hospital staff if a particular doctor wasn’t fired in 10 minutes is facing felony terrorizing charges. The threat temporarily put the hospital on lockdown.


Shawn David Hallin was charged Tuesday in Cass County District Court with terrorizing, a Class C felony.

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