UPDATE: Officials say early morning ‘Planned, proactive operation’ now complete

active scene
active scene(KVLY)
Published: Sep. 21, 2022 at 8:36 AM CDT
Email This Link
Share on Pinterest
Share on LinkedIn

FARGO, N.D. (Valley News Live) - UPDATE: The Fargo Police Department says, as of 11:03 am, the operation is now complete.

We’re waiting for details of the operation.

Stick with Valley News Live as we follow this developing story.


UPDATE: As of 10:35 a.m. officers are still on scene.


ORIGNIAL STORY: What authorities are calling a ‘planned and proactive operation’ in south Fargo had some people concerned after they saw a helicopter ‘hovering’ above their neighborhood.

A viewer reached out to Valley News Live saying the helicopter ‘keeps hovering and circling [the] neighborhood.’

It reportedly happened between 5:30 a.m. and 6:30 a.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 21 in the area around 8th St. S. and 9th Ave. S.

The viewer says they were concerned the helicopter was searching for someone in their neighborhood.

We reached out to city officials who would only say, “The FPD is partnering with several law enforcement agencies on a planned, proactive operation. More information will be available later.”