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Published November 14, 2010, 05:40 PM

Fort Berthold, ND Man Faces 6 Federal Charges

A Fort Berthold man has been indicted in federal court on assault and weapons charges.

By: Associated Press,

MINOT, N.D. (AP) — A Fort Berthold man has been indicted in federal court on assault and weapons charges.

Henry Smith is charged with six counts, including assault with a dangerous weapon, use of a firearm during a crime of violence and assaulting and resisting a federal officer. He has pleaded not guilty.

Smith is accused of attacking a man with a .12-gauge shotgun and assaulting three officers from the Three Affiliated Tribes. He's also charged with possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.

Trial is set for Jan. 18 in Minot.

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