UPDATE: North Dakota police officer killed in shootout identified
May 28, 2020
GRAND FORKS, N.D.–The police officer shot and killed in Grand Forks was a 29 year-old married man with a ten month-old son.
Cody Holte died in a shootout in Grand Forks Wednesday night from injuries sustained in a shootout earlier in the day.
Holte was part of a team of law enforcement officers who went to serve an eviction notice on a man at a Grand Forks apartment.
The man initiated gunfire that left Holte and a civilian female in the apartment dead.
Holte was a Hendrum, Minnesota native who graduated from Minnesota State-Moorhead, and was a member of the North Dakota National Guard.