Two men were arrested following a fight in Minot
According to a Minot police report, a patrol officer saw Austin Wittwer, 39, and his roommate Gregory Garneau, 36, fighting on the front lawn of a residence in the 400 block of Fifth Avenue Northeast at 5:07 p.m.
Wittwer was arrested for simple assault, a Class B misdemeanor. Garneau had minor injuries and didn’t seek medical attention. Following the investigation, Garneau was arrested for possession of marijuana, a class B misdemeanor. The officer also investigated and reportedly found that marijuana was being grown inside the home. Following that discovery, Garneau was arrested on an additional charge of manufacturing marijuana, a class A felony. Garneau was taken to the Ward County Jail.