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Harmit Bhangu

Insane Moorhead rest stop stabber doesn't get prison sentence in plea deal

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MOORHEAD -- A man who said God told him to kill the truck driver he stabbed eight to 10 times at a Moorhead rest stop in January will get no prison time for the attack.


Harmit Bhangu, 33, was found not guilty by reason of insanity on a charge of second-degree attempted murder Thursday in Clay County District Court, a verdict by Judge Michael Kirk that the prosecutor did not challenge in order to strike a plea deal forcing Bhangu to be deported.

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