Suspect in shooting caught
July 9, 2021
A Cloquet man who was suspected of shooting a man in the leg was arrested last week.
Nicholas Joseph Ammesmaki, 26, was taken into custody July 1 on an unrelated charge and is being held at the Northwest Regional Corrections Center in Crookston, Minnesota, according to a press release from the Cloquet Police Department.
An arrest warrant for Ammesmaki was issued in Carlton County for possible charges of first-degree assault and possession of a firearm, stemming from two incidents in May.
That’s when CPD officers responded to Scotty Drive in Cloquet for a report of several shots fired at t...