Montana Man Held For Gas Station AttackA Montana man is being held without bond in an attack at a gas station near Minot.
MINOT, N.D. (AP) - A Montana man is being held without bond in
an attack at a gas station near Minot.
Peter Maki of Kalispell, Mont., appeared confused during a
teleconference Friday in Northwest District Court. He's charged
with attempted murder.
A judge denied bond for Maki and ordered a mental evaluation.
Sheriff Vern Erck has said a 51-year-old Ward County man was
slashed in the neck by with a box cutter or knife Thursday morning
at the Tesoro Dawn to Dusk gas station east of the city. Maki was
later arrested in the Granville area.
The name of the victim has not been released. He was treated at
a local hospital. He's told police he didn't know his attacker.
Maki is being held in the Ward County jail. It was not
immediately known whether he had an attorney.