Police release names of 5 people arrested in south Moorhead drug robbery

MOORHEAD, Minn. (Valley News Live) UPDATE: The suspects have been identified from the incident that occurred at 911 23 Ave S. last evening.

Ethan Erickson, age 21, Pierre Hall, age 26, and Mason Reed, age 23, all of Fargo, ND, have been booked in the Clay County Jail for Felony Conspiracy to Commit Aggravated Robbery charges.

Tavian Streed, age 20, of Moorhead, MN, was booked into the Clay County Jail for Felony Second Degree Controlled Substance charges, along with having two open Misdemeanor Theft warrants. Streed was assaulted by the other suspects during the incident.

Audra Bar, age 24, was booked into the Clay County Jail for Felony Fleeing in a Motor Vehicle. Bar was the driver of a vehicle that left the scene as law enforcement arrived and failed to stop for patrol vehicles. The suspect eventually stopped for members of the Clay County Sheriff's Office and the MN State Patrol on 8 St.

The investigation concluded that the group of suspects robbed the other party with intent to steal controlled substances. A handgun was found in the suspect's vehicle.

The Moorhead Police Department was assisted by the Clay County Sheriff's Office and the MN State Patrol.

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Original: Five people are in custody after Moorhead Police say they tried robbing someone of drugs.

Police got the call just before midnight Monday from a witness who saw several people forcing their way into an apartment in the 900 block of 23rd Avenue South, and that one had a gun. Oofficers and deputies spotted the suspects getting into a car as they pulled up, and arrested five people a few blocks away.

Police say it appears the victim and suspects knew each other. One victim was treated for a minor injury at the scene. The suspects are expected to be charged with conspiracy to commit aggravated robbery.