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Allen Edward Schmidt

West Fargo detective arrested in scuffle with girlfriend

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FARGO - An off-duty West Fargo police investigator was arrested in Fargo early Wednesday and is charged with a misdemeanor count of disorderly conduct.


Allen Edward Schmidt, 41, is accused of hitting his girlfriend in the face and grabbing her arm, according to a complaint filed on Wednesday in Cass County District Court.

The girlfriend, Sheila Ann Windt, 36, also faces a disorderly conduct charge, accused of ripping a lip ring from Schmidt's mouth and biting his chest.

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