Accused Bemidji dog hoarder to remain in hospital pending hearing
BEMIDJI, Minn. - Carol Schmidt, 63, who had more than 100 dogs removed from her property near Bemidji two weeks ago, will remain at a behavioral health hospital pending her commitment hearing scheduled for Friday.
According to the court proceedings from a hearing held last Friday, George Duranske, Schmidt's court-appointed attorney, asked that Schmidt receive a second evaluation, adding Schmidt's daughter, Melissa Selzler of Florida, would like to have her mother live with her.
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