Minot Police Department
Date: FEB 04 2023 Time: 0017 Hrs.
Mo. Day Year
Type of incident: Shooting
Location of incident: Dakota Lounge
Identity of persons involved (unless protected):
Name: Theophris Drake
Gender: M Age: 39
Involved agencies: Minot Police Department
Summary of circumstances surrounding incident:
Minot Police arrested Theophris Drake in regard to this incident. He is charged with two counts of Aggravated Assault, Unlawful Possession of a Firearm by a Felon, and Terrorizing, all felony level offenses. He was taken to the Ward County Jail where he awaits initial appearance.
Original Release on Facebook:
2/04/23 – Police responded to a shooting at the Dakota Lounge just after midnight.
A suspect was taken into custody and two victims were transported to the hospital for what police believe are non-life threatening injuries.
This investigation is ongoing, and more information will be available later this morning.