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Mountain, ND, mayor arrested for fight during August the Deuce

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The mayor of Mountain, N.D., was arrested early Saturday morning during that town's annual Icelandic celebration after a fight that involved law enforcement, according to the Pembina County Sheriff's Office.

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The sheriff's office said Mayor Tim Moore, Tim David Moore Jr. and Thomas Moore were arrested just before 3:30 a.m. during the weekend-long August the Deuce celebration.

Acting Pembina County State's Attorney Barb Whelan said Tim Moore was arrested for simple assault on a peace officer, preventing arrest and simple assault domestic violence.

Tim David Moore Jr. was arrested for preventing arrest and physical obstruction of a government function, and Thomas Moore was arrested for simple assault on a peace officer, preventing arrest and physical obstruction of a government function.

At this point, none of the three have been charged in the incident, but Whelan said charges are being investigated.

The three were released on a promise to appear in court.

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