Date: December 5, 2016

Agency: Morton County Sheriff's Department

Contact: Morton County PIO (701) 426-1587 or (701) 595-3596

Mandan, N.D. – This morning, Morton County Law Enforcement was briefed on Sunday’s interaction between Cass County Sheriff Paul Laney and protestors. In this video, Sheriff Laney explains how significant it is that the elders within the protest camp are promoting peaceful protests and the hope that those elders will be able to control the violent faction within the camp.