Walck Enters Guilty Pleas - KFYRTV.COM - Bismarck, ND - News, Weather, Sports

Walck Enters Guilty Pleas

Posted: Updated:

A man who fired at an Idaho state trooper and then led police on a three-day manhunt pleaded guilty in Bismarck this morning for crimes committed shortly before he was caught.

Mitchell Walck was captured by Bismarck police in December. He still faces other charges of shooting at the trooper, kidnapping a woman, stealing her car and fleeing the scene.

He was spotted in Bismarck several days later after a truck driver found him inside his truck.

The driver says Walck pointed a handgun at him and threatened him. Walck then fled and hid under a pine tree.

He was charged with multiple felonies.

"As to the charge of terrorizing, how do you plead?"
"Guilty."

"As to the charge of unlawful entry into a motor vehicle, how do you plead?"
"Guilty."

"As to the charge of possession of stolen property, how do you plead?"
"Guilty."

"As to the charge of being a felon in possession of a firearm, how do you plead?"
"Guilty."

Prosecutors say authorities found a pistol in Walck's waistband and found several more firearms in the trunk of the car that had been stolen in Idaho.

Walck had recently been released from prison in Montana after serving a ten-year sentence for assaulting a peace officer.

He will be sentenced on the Bismarck charges later.

  • TOOLBOX

Most Popular

Stories
Videos
loading...
  • Special Feature HomeSpecial FeaturesMore>>

  • Coats for Kids

    Coats for Kids

    Learn how to donate and receive items for the 2014 Coats for Kids campaign!
    Learn how to donate and receive items for the 2014 Coats for Kids campaign!
  • Ask An Attorney

    Ask An Attorney

    CLICK HERE TO GO TO THE ASK AN ATTORNEY PAGE!
    CLICK HERE TO GO TO THE ASK AN ATTORNEY PAGE!
  • Mobile Apps

    Mobile Apps

    We have the best Mobile Apps.  Learn how you can download yours today.
  • Me-TV North Dakota

    Me-TV North Dakota

    NBC North Dakota News has launched a new channel -- Me-TV North Dakota!  If you love the classics, Me-TV North Dakota has them.
    NBC North Dakota News has launched a new channel -- Me-TV North Dakota!  If you love the classics, Me-TV North Dakota has them.  Me-TV North Dakota will also play a replay on the Evening and Night Report at 11:30pm Monday-Friday.  As well as, local news and weather updates throughout the day.
  • On the Farm

    On the Farm

    CLICK HERE TO GO TO THE ON THE FARM PAGE!
    CLICK HERE TO GO TO THE ON THE FARM PAGE!
Powered by WorldNow
    Powered by WorldNow
    All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Worldnow and KFYR. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.