Sex-offender couple, married in Grand Forks, a rare occurrence
Fargo police issued a public notification a week ago concerning two registered sex offenders who recently moved in the city.
It is standard procedure. Police always notify the public when moderate- or high-risk offenders move, but this particular situation is far from the norm.
The pair of sex offenders - James Francis Thorpe and Renae Michelle Thorpe - are married, which authorities say is uncommon.
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