Woman helped from Red River, area searched overnight
Grand Forks and East Grand Forks police and fire departments and the Grand Forks Regional Water Operations Team were dispatched at around 10:47 Thursday night to the Red River in the area of the downtown railroad bridge. Upon arrival, officers located a 65-year-old female who had been helped from the river by three individuals in a private boat. She was transported to Altru for medical evaluation. Police recieved information that there may be another subject in the river, and performed a thorough search. No other individuals were found and and the investigation remains ongoing.
If you have any information regarding this incident you're asked to contact Grand Forks police at 787-8000.