Gross misdemeanor charges filed
Morrison County Attorney Brian Middendorf and his staff have filed a gross misdemeanor complaints against the following people:
• Benjamin Anthony Tschida, 28, Little Falls — In connection with a March 5 incident, Tschida has been charged with one count of third degree DWI.
• Howard Gordon Messer, 59, Little Falls — In connection with a March 7 incident, Messer has been charged with two counts of second degree DWI.
• Samuel Nyakwama Nyandoro, 30, Anoka — In connection with a March 10 incident, Nyandoro has been charged with two counts of third degree DWI.
If found guilty, those charged with a gross misdemeanor face a maximum penalty of one year in jail and/or a $3,000 fine.
The court will set their appearance dates.