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