Gross misdemeanor charges filed

Morrison County Attorney Brian Middendorf and his staff have filed gross misdemeanor complaints against the following people:

  • Michael Thomas Blood, 36, Baxter — In connection with a March 11, 2017, incident, Blood has been charged with two counts of third degree DWI.
  • Derek Kenneth Johnson, 22, Little Falls — In connection with a March 2 incident, Johnson has been charged with one count of obstructing legal process with force.

In connection with a Feb. 28, 2017, incident, Johnson has been charged with one count of driving after cancellation.

If found guilty, they could face a maximum penalty of one year in jail and/or a $3,000 fine.

The court will set their appearance date.