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It's the call all cops dread - dealing with an irrational and chemically infused person you know wants you to take him out of his misery.


That was the call Park Rapids police officer Justin Frette went on Dec. 27: A suicidal male threatening to set himself on fire.

"He had threatened to kill cops in the past," Frette said, reading from a victim impact statement Monday at Bradley Ellison's sentencing.

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Sarah Smith
Sarah Smith is the outdoors editor. She covers courts, business and breaking news in addition to outdoors events.
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