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Forum News Service, Published November 27 2013

White supremacist Cobb being taken to State Hospital

STANTON, N.D. – Craig Cobb, the white supremacist trying to create an all-white enclave in the town of Leith is heading to the North Dakota State Hospital in Jamestown for an evaluation.

KXMB-TV in Bismarck reported Friday that according to Mercer County Sheriff Dean Danzeisen, Cobb has not eaten since he arrived at the Mercer County Jail. He was arrested Nov. 17 on felony terrorizing charges for approaching Leith residents with loaded firearms.

Danzeisen told KXMB that Cobb was taken to a clinic in Beulah on Friday to be evaluated and that medical professionals referred him to the State Hospital.

Cobb has been treated like every other inmate and given three meals a day, Danzeisen told the station. But Cobb has refused to eat.

Cobb is charged in Grant County with terrorizing.