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Brothers accused of beating up policeman outside Perham, Minn., bar plead not guility to charges

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Two brothers who allegedly injured a Henning police officer during a Perham bar fight pleaded not guilty in Otter Tail County Court.


Joshua Gene Ard, 25, and Jeremiah Elwin Ard, 27, both of Dent, were charged with felony assault of a peace officer after a fight broke out June 6 outside a Perham bar.

According to the criminal complaint, the fight started after Perham and Henning police responded to Suds around 2:30 a.m., where they witnessed a fight.

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