Police Bust a "Phony" Panhandler in Bismarck - KXNet.com - Bismarck/Minot/Williston/Dickinson-KXNEWS,ND

Police Bust a "Phony" Panhandler in Bismarck

Posted:

Bismarck Police arrest bust a phony panhandler.

An officer arrested a 61 year old man Saturday afternoon after he saw him sitting on a median on State Street near Menards holding a sign that said "Merry Christmas, homeless".

Panhandling is illegal in the Bismarck city limits.

Officers found $187 in the man's pocket.

When they brought him to the jail, the suspect said he had enough money to post bond and pulled out $760.

Bismarck Police say according to their records the man has a Bismarck address and vehicle.

Quick Clicks
Closings/Delays
View list
Calendar
What's happening?
Lottery Results
Feeling lucky?
Viewer Photos
Submit yours!
Road Report
Current conditions
TV Listings
See what's on
Gas Prices
Check near you
E-Mail Newsletter
Signup now

Most Popular

Stories
Videos
loading...
Powered by WorldNow
General information or questions:
kxinfo@kxnet.com

News:
Bismarck:
Phone: 701-223-9197
News Fax: 701-223-1985

News:
Minot:
Phone: 701-852-2104
News Fax: 701-838-1050
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and KXNET. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.