Man Who Firebombed North Dakota Cafe Can't Afford DamagesMatthew Gust says he didn't know how much he was supposed to pay until receiving notice on April 4.
E. Grand Forks Man Pleads Not Guilty To Somali Cafe FireA Minnesota man accused of starting a fire that heavily damaged a Somali restaurant in Grand Forks had pleaded not guilty in federal court. Twenty-five-year-old Matthew Gust of East Grand Forks, Minnesota, is charged with malicious use of explosive materials.
East Grand Forks Man Charged In Somali Restaurant FireFederal prosecutors in North Dakota have filed charges against a man accused of torching a Somali restaurant in Grand Forks. A criminal complaint charges 25-year-old Matthew Gust, of East Grand Forks, Minnesota, with malicious use of an explosive device and use of a destructive device during a crime of violence.
Bond Set For Minn. Man Accused Of Torching Somali RestaurantBond is set at $50,000 for a man accused of torching a Somali restaurant in Grand Forks.
MN Man Arrested, Charged For Setting Fire To N.D. Somali RestaurantNorth Dakota authorities have charged a Minnesota man with felony arson in a fire that heavily damaged a Somali restaurant in Grand Forks. Police say 25-year-old Matthew Gust of East Grand Forks, Minnesota, was arrested in Minnesota's Polk County late Monday.
Warrant Issued For Minn. Man Suspected In Somali Restaurant ArsonAn arrest warrant has been issued in North Dakota for a Minnesota man suspected of throwing a Molotov cocktail inside a Somali restaurant.
Muslim Group Calls For N.D. Arson To Be Investigated As Hate CrimeThe Minnesota chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations says it’s calling on federal authorities to investigate the arson of a Somali restaurant in North Dakota as a hate crime.