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Shooting investigation moving slowly; man who was shot still not cooperating

Shooting investigation moving slowly; man who was shot still not cooperating

Details of a Tuesday morning shooting on Billings' South Side remain sketchy, and the investigation is moving slowly.

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Brandon White, son of Walter White, gets prison for meth possession

Brandon White, son of Walter White, gets prison for meth possession

A Billings man suspected of shooting his father over a drug debt will go to federal prison for three years for his role in a methamphetamine c…

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Man charged with assaulting police officer

Man charged with assaulting police officer

A man accused of slamming a door on a Billings police officer’s arm has been charged with felony assault on a peace officer.

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Man admits using beer mug in bar assault

Man admits using beer mug in bar assault

A 35-year-old man admitted Tuesday that in February he assaulted another man with a glass beer mug at a West End bar.

September 16, 2014 2:47 pmLoading…

Man pleads guilty to robbery for stealing from sporting goods store, hitting clerk

Man pleads guilty to robbery for stealing from sporting goods store, hitting clerk

A 23-year-old who prosecutors say stole several items from a sporting goods store in November and then hit a store clerk with a sport-utility …

September 16, 2014 2:32 pmLoading…

Man shot by deputy pleads guilty in connection to 2 high-speed chases

Man shot by deputy pleads guilty in connection to 2 high-speed chases

A 20-year-old man who was shot in the hand by a deputy in February pleaded guilty Tuesday to multiple felonies in connection to the theft of t…

September 16, 2014 12:49 pmLoading…

Man pleads guilty in Laurel high-speed chase

Man pleads guilty in Laurel high-speed chase

A 24-year-old man admitted Tuesday that in March he led police in a high-speed chase through Laurel that ended with a crash.

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Groups oppose child endangerment charge against pregnant Ravalli County woman

MISSOULA — Last month, Casey Allen’s lawyer asked the Ravalli County District Court to delay her felony trial because the 21-year-old was preg…

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North Dakota man sues Cody police official for excessive force

CASPER, Wyo. — A North Dakota man arrested four years ago in Cody claims the city’s current assistant police chief used a stun gun on him whil…

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Man accused of assaulting woman after she bails him out of jail

A man allegedly dug his fingernails into his girlfriend’s throat while choking her Friday, hours after she bailed him out of jail, according t…

September 15, 2014 4:58 pmLoading…

Man given partially suspended 20-year sentence in child sex abuse case

Man given partially suspended 20-year sentence in child sex abuse case

Following recommendations by a prosecutor and defense attorney, a Billings judge Monday gave a partially suspended 20-year sentence to a man w…

September 15, 2014 4:31 pmLoading…

Prosecutors: Man's 4th female victim since April suffered brain injury, collapsed lung

Prosecutors: Man's 4th female victim since April suffered brain injury, collapsed lung

Prosecutors have added another felony assault charge against a man already facing charges that he has hospitalized women four times since April.

September 15, 2014 3:57 pmLoading…

Man gets 3-year sentence for 14th DUI

Man gets 3-year sentence for 14th DUI

After a recommendation made by a public defender, a judge has ordered a three-year sentence for a man convicted at trial of a 14th DUI.

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Man sentenced to 5 years probation in drug distribution case

A man who prosecutors say sold drugs to an informant in 2012 was sentenced Monday to five years of probation for four felony drug possession a…

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Mother and daughter sentenced for burglary, hammer attack

Mother and daughter sentenced for burglary, hammer attack

A mother and daughter were sentenced Monday to the Montana Women’s Prison for an aggravated burglary in which the victim was assaulted with a hammer.

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Man with girlfriend's body surrenders to police in Alaska; previous felony in Billings

Man with girlfriend's body surrenders to police in Alaska; previous felony in Billings

ANCHORAGE, Alaska — A 28-year-old Anchorage man told his brother he had strangled his girlfriend, and when his brother said he intended to cal…

September 12, 2014 7:21 pmLoading…

Man charged with assault despite girlfriend rescinding complaint

Man charged with assault despite girlfriend rescinding complaint

A 53-year-old man accused of choking his girlfriend and slamming her into a wall in June was charged Friday with felony aggravated assault.

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Man charged with punching girlfriend

Man charged with punching girlfriend

The Yellowstone County Attorney’s office filed a felony domestic assault charge against a man Friday alleging he punched his girlfriend in the face.

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Rape charge: 'We believe the defendant is an untreated serial sex offender'

Rape charge: 'We believe the defendant is an untreated serial sex offender'

A 26-year-old man accused in multiple sex-assault cases in Big Horn and Yellowstone counties made an initial court appearance Friday on charge…

September 12, 2014 4:15 pmLoading…

Man involved in police standoff gets 5-year prison sentence

Man involved in police standoff gets 5-year prison sentence

A fugitive arrested after a 4½-hour standoff with law enforcement in November 2013 was sentenced Friday to five years in Montana State Prison …

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Crow Agency man denies sex assault charges

Crow Agency man denies sex assault charges

A Crow Agency man on Friday denied federal sexual abuse charges.

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Fairview man charged in firearms theft

Fairview man charged in firearms theft

A Fairview man suspected of stealing 13 firearms from a Sidney business appeared Friday in Billings on federal charges.

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Blackfeet woman sentenced for child abuse

GREAT FALLS — A Blackfeet Reservation woman who pleaded guilty to assault and child abuse after her 8-month-old foster daughter was beaten so …

September 12, 2014 12:00 pmLoading…

Missoula man sentenced for sexual abuse

KALISPELL — A 24-year-old Missoula man has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for trying to solicit nude photographs from teenage girls in 2…

September 12, 2014 12:00 pmLoading…

Brockton man gets 17 years in prison for stabbing

GREAT FALLS — A 51-year-old Brockton man has been sentenced to 17 1/2 years in prison for stabbing a younger man to death and keeping the vict…

September 12, 2014 12:00 pmLoading…

Wyoming panel endorses firing squad for death penalty

Wyoming panel endorses firing squad for death penalty

LARAMIE, Wyo. — The Wyoming Department of Corrections should be able to employ a firing squad to execute condemned inmates if the state can’t …

September 12, 2014 12:00 pmLoading…

Man gets probation for drunken driving crash in which he blamed disabled son

Man gets probation for drunken driving crash in which he blamed disabled son

A judge has ordered 10 years of probation for a man who authorities say crashed twice while driving with a blood alcohol concentration nearly …

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5-year sentence for 2012 stabbing at State, Orchard

5-year sentence for 2012 stabbing at State, Orchard

A judge on Friday gave a five-year sentence to a 20-year-old man who stabbed a man on the South Side of Billings in December 2012.

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Wal-Mart robbery suspect facing federal gun charges

Wal-Mart robbery suspect facing federal gun charges

A Washington man arrested after a robbery Sunday at the Billings West End Wal-Mart in which the robber held a knife to a clerk’s throat is fac…

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Alleged car thief out on bond facing new drug, trespass charges

Alleged car thief out on bond facing new drug, trespass charges

A man who bonded out of jail after recently being charged with felony theft and meth possession is facing additional charges after some Billin…

September 11, 2014 10:15 pmLoading…

Man accused of hospitalizing women 4 times since April; bond set at $200,000

Man accused of hospitalizing women 4 times since April; bond set at $200,000

A man arrested on four felony domestic assault warrants appeared in court Thursday on charges that since April he has assaulted three differen…

September 11, 2014 7:00 pmLoading…

Ex-BLM officials indicted in elaborate fraud scheme

Two former high-level federal Bureau of Land Management officials who worked in Virginia, including a deputy state director from Montana, have…

September 11, 2014 5:15 pmLoading…

Coroner ID's Lincoln County jail inmate who hanged himself

LIBBY – Lincoln County authorities on Thursday released the name of the inmate who committed suicide in the county’s detention center on Aug. 28.

September 11, 2014 4:23 pmLoading…

Casper man accused of starting Gillette hotel fire

GILLETTE, Wyo. — Investigators say last weekend's fire at a Gillette motel was started by a Casper man angry with a woman after the two smoked…

September 11, 2014 3:15 pmLoading…

Murder trial in foreign student's shooting remains in Missoula

Murder trial in foreign student's shooting remains in Missoula

MISSOULA — Missoula County District Judge Ed McLean has denied a second request by defense attorneys to move the trial of a Grant Creek man ch…

September 11, 2014 3:02 pmLoading…

Browning man denies knocking girlfriend out, dragging her

KALISPELL — A Browning man has denied punching his girlfriend and knocking her unconscious during an argument and then dragging her to the sid…

September 11, 2014 1:43 pmLoading…

Man denies 4th domestic assault charge

Man denies 4th domestic assault charge

A man facing a fourth domestic assault charge pleaded not guilty on Thursday to punching and slapping his girlfriend.

September 11, 2014 1:42 pmLoading…

Wyoming high court again overturns Sheridan murder sentence

Wyoming high court again overturns Sheridan murder sentence

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — For the second time, the Wyoming Supreme Court has ordered a Sheridan judge to resentence one of three men convicted of murde…

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Jury acquits man of assault with a weapon for smashing man's teeth with brass knuckles

Jury acquits man of assault with a weapon for smashing man's teeth with brass knuckles

After about two hours of deliberation Wednesday, a jury acquitted a 22-year-old man of assault with a weapon for punching another man in the m…

September 10, 2014 7:45 pmLoading…

Prosecutors: Suspected meth dealer reached 100 mph in school zone

A 25-year-old man made an initial court appearance Wednesday on charges alleging he was dealing methamphetamine from a Billings hotel and reac…

September 10, 2014 5:32 pmLoading…

Prosecutors: Statements in Sherry Arnold murder were voluntary

Prosecutors: Statements in Sherry Arnold murder were voluntary

BILLINGS — Prosecutors in eastern Montana asked a state judge Wednesday to deny a defense request to suppress an alleged confession by the sus…

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Man who had $22,000 in cash at home admits meth charges

Man who had $22,000 in cash at home admits meth charges

A Billings man accused of distributing methamphetamine from his home admitted federal charges on Tuesday after investigators seized more than …

September 09, 2014 4:12 pmLoading…

Details emerge in Wise River killing

Details emerge in Wise River killing

BUTTE — The two transients accused of killing a Butte man at the campground near Wise River attacked him with a knife and stick after he appro…

September 09, 2014 4:05 pmLoading…

Ex-NFL quarterback Ryan Leaf sentenced to 5 years

Ex-NFL quarterback Ryan Leaf sentenced to 5 years

LUBBOCK, Texas — Former NFL quarterback Ryan Leaf has been sentenced to five years in prison in Texas for violating terms of his probation.

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Man, 63, sentenced for holding butcher knife to girlfriend’s throat

Man, 63, sentenced for holding butcher knife to girlfriend’s throat

A Billings judge on Tuesday sentenced a 63-year-old man to four years probation for holding a butcher knife to a woman’s throat.

September 09, 2014 2:01 pmLoading…

Judge orders 5 years of probation for man who failed to register as a sex offender

Judge orders 5 years of probation for man who failed to register as a sex offender

A Billings judge on Tuesday ordered five years of probation for a man who failed to register as a sexual offender.

September 09, 2014 1:57 pmLoading…

Man gets probation, helped attempted rape suspect

Man gets probation, helped attempted rape suspect

BOZEMAN — A 20-year-old Bozeman man has been given a three-year deferred sentence for his role in aiding a suspect in an attempted rape after …

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Woman pleads guilty to robbery for using pepper spray while shoplifting

A 43-year-old woman pleaded guilty to felony robbery Tuesday for spraying pepper spray in the face of a Wal-Mart employee who tried to stop he…

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Son killed his mother in Wyoming murder-suicide

CASPER, Wyo. — A man killed his mother and then himself last week in a murder-suicide on Casper Mountain, the Natrona County Sheriff's Office …

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Woman involved in standoff identified, still in hospital

Woman involved in standoff identified, still in hospital

A woman who locked herself in her residence at 343 S. Billings Blvd. with a handgun Monday has been identified as Lucinda Williams, 32.

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