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Bobby Abplanalp

Dickinson man faces federal charge of attempted solicitation of a minor


Originally charged with felony human trafficking in Burleigh County, Bobby A. Abplanalp is facing a federal charge for attempted coercion and enticement of a minor in U.S. District Court in Bismarck, according to a federal indictment document obtained Tuesday by The Press.

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Bryan Horwath
A Wisconsin native, Horwath has been covering news in the Oil Patch of North Dakota since 2012. Horwath currently serves as the senior agriculture and political reporter for The Dickinson Press and, despite the team's tendency to always let him down, remains a diehard Minnesota Vikings fan.
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