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Man convicted of domestic assault pleads guilty to stabbing, jumping bail

Man convicted of domestic assault pleads guilty to stabbing, jumping bail

A 22-year-old man pleaded guilty Friday to stabbing another man in July and to skipping out on a June sentencing hearing for choking the mothe…

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Charges: Man stole pickup, attempted to escape police custody

Charges: Man stole pickup, attempted to escape police custody

A man accused of stealing a pickup on Thursday and then speeding near a school where children and construction workers were present has also b…

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Man, 53, accused of raping 13-year-old shouts at judge during video arraignment

Man, 53, accused of raping 13-year-old shouts at judge during video arraignment

A 53-year-old man is facing charges that he gave cocaine to a 13-year-old girl and raped her in June 2012.

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Man arrested on suspicion of negligent homicide in 3-year-old's death

RONAN — A resident of the Lake County house where a 3-year-old boy was fatally injured by a gunshot to the abdomen has been arrested on suspic…

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Task force, deputies arrest man wanted for beating, burning girlfriend

Task force, deputies arrest man wanted for beating, burning girlfriend

Authorities arrested a man on Thursday night on a warrant accusing him of beating his girlfriend and burning her on a hot furnace in 2013.

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Laurel teen pleads guilty to 2 rape charges; mother awaiting trial on child sex abuse charges

Laurel teen pleads guilty to 2 rape charges; mother awaiting trial on child sex abuse charges

A 19-year-old Laurel man pleaded guilty Friday to two felony charges for statutory rape, as his mother — who is charged with having nude photo…

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Man denies driving drunk with 2 children in connection to hit-and-run crash

Man denies driving drunk with 2 children in connection to hit-and-run crash

A 36-year-old man pleaded not guilty Friday to accusations that he drove drunk and endangered his two children, who were his passengers, durin…

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N.D. man pleads not guilty to human trafficking charge

BISMARCK, N.D. — A Mandan man pleaded not guilty to attempted human trafficking on Thursday, after his attorney argued he was the victim of en…

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Transient accused of Missoula murder held on six-figure bail

Transient accused of Missoula murder held on six-figure bail

MISSOULA — Several months after he allegedly murdered a local homeless man, transient Kevin Joseph Lino has been brought back to Missoula and …

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Newlywed appeals conviction in husband's death

Newlywed appeals conviction in husband's death

KALISPELL — A Montana woman has appealed her murder conviction for killing her husband of eight days by pushing him off a cliff in Glacier Nat…

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Woman charged in slaying on Wind River Reservation

Woman charged in slaying on Wind River Reservation

CASPER, Wyo. — The Federal Bureau of Investigation is charging a woman who lives on the Wind River Indian Reservation with beating her boyfrie…

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Man gets 10-16 years for fatal Wyoming crash

Man gets 10-16 years for fatal Wyoming crash

CASPER, Wyo. — Randall George unbuttoned his dark gray suit coat in front of a courtroom of 40 people.

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85-year-old Hardin man attacked, 'left for dead' inside his home

An 85-year-old man is recovering at St. Vincent Healthcare after he was beaten last week and “left for dead” inside his Hardin home.

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Billings woman admits posing as nurse to get painkillers

Billings woman admits posing as nurse to get painkillers

A Billings woman with four state felony convictions for having posed as a nurse to get painkillers admitted doing it again, only this time she…

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Jail letters, wife's fractured eye socket net man 10-year prison sentence

Jail letters, wife's fractured eye socket net man 10-year prison sentence

A man who insisted he was being treated unfairly — and fired his attorney during his sentencing hearing — was sentenced Wednesday to 10 years …

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Woman sentenced for driving drunk with teen daughter

Woman sentenced for driving drunk with teen daughter

A judge Thursday sentenced a 34-year-old woman to five years with the state Department of Corrections for driving drunk with her 14-year-old d…

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Man convicted for prostituting girlfriend to raise bail money arrested on warrant

Man convicted for prostituting girlfriend to raise bail money arrested on warrant

A man convicted last year in Billings of soliciting prostitution — for telling his girlfriend to sell her body to raise money to bail him out …

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Wyoming man denies charges over park shooting

Wyoming man denies charges over park shooting

CASPER, Wyo. — A 36-year-old Casper man has denied charges that he shot another man in the abdomen during an argument about the victim's girlfriend.

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Butte mom accused of being high on meth while giving birth

Butte mom accused of being high on meth while giving birth

BUTTE — A Butte mother accused of being high on methamphetamine when giving birth earlier this year and then fleeing is now facing federal dru…

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Man who bound woman with duct tape found guilty in prescription drug theft

HELENA — A Helena man who was charged with binding a woman with duct tape and stealing her prescription medication has been convicted of burgl…

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Alleged burglar accused of offering homeowner heroin pleads not guilty

Alleged burglar accused of offering homeowner heroin pleads not guilty

A man who allegedly broke into a home and then reportedly apologized to the homeowner and offered him heroin pleaded not guilty Thursday to bu…

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3-year-old shot, killed in Lake County

RONAN — A 3-year-old boy was killed with a gun east of Ninepipes Reservoir Wednesday night, and authorities have detained a man for questionin…

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Charges reduced for 2 arrested in reported shooting

Charges reduced for 2 arrested in reported shooting

HELENA — The initial booking charges filed in connection with Monday's reported shooting in Helena were significantly reduced by the county at…

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Man accused of assaulting girlfriend in front of their 4-year-old daughter

Man accused of assaulting girlfriend in front of their 4-year-old daughter

Prosecutors say a 24-year-old man repeatedly hit his girlfriend in the head and face while they were in a vehicle together with their 4-year-o…

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Suspected meth user charged with breaking into grandmother’s property

Suspected meth user charged with breaking into grandmother’s property

A 23-year-old suspected meth user is facing a felony burglary charge after police found him squatting Tuesday in a Broadwater Avenue residence…

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Californians found with 6 pounds of meth in motel room deny federal charges

Californians found with 6 pounds of meth in motel room deny federal charges

Two California men suspected of trafficking methamphetamine after law enforcement officers found about six pounds of the drug in their downtow…

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Colorado man pleads guilty to Sidney teacher's killing

Colorado man pleads guilty to Sidney teacher's killing

SIDNEY — A Colorado man pleaded guilty Wednesday to the murder of a Montana teacher in an oil boom town where residents say their lives were f…

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Laurel man gets 12 years in meth case

Laurel man gets 12 years in meth case

A Laurel man who was at the lower end of a large methamphetamine ring but had a long criminal record will spend 12 years in federal prison.

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Man admits trying to kill officer, restaurant worker in Heights shooting

Man admits trying to kill officer, restaurant worker in Heights shooting

A man who shot at a Billings police officer and a worker at a fast food restaurant early on a Sunday morning in July pleaded guilty Wednesday …

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Man gets probation for forcing girlfriend to cut tattoo

Man gets probation for forcing girlfriend to cut tattoo

MISSOULA — A Missoula man who beat his girlfriend and forced her to try to cut a tattoo of his name off her chest will spend the next three ye…

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Man charged in Sheridan slaying deemed unfit for trial

SHERIDAN, Wyo. — A 57-year-old man arrested in June for a murder in Sheridan County has been deemed unfit to stand trial.

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Tobacco products stolen from shipping company

MISSOULA — A Missoula-area shipping company has reported the theft of about $30,000 in tobacco products.

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Man plans to plead guilty in oil patch killing of teacher Sherry Arnold

Man plans to plead guilty in oil patch killing of teacher Sherry Arnold

SIDNEY — A Colorado man is set to plead guilty to killing a popular high school teacher in a slaying that shone a harsh light on the darker si…

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Man admits assaulting elderly mother

Man admits assaulting elderly mother

A 45-year-old man pleaded guilty to elder abuse on Tuesday for assaulting his mother, who is in her 70s, in May.

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Crow Agency man admits assaulting boys

Crow Agency man admits assaulting boys

A Crow Agency man said he was drunk when he threatened three boys with knives after he startled them while the children were playing in a shed.

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Woman pleads guilty to felony drug charge in 5th DUI case

Woman pleads guilty to felony drug charge in 5th DUI case

A 44-year-old woman who prosecutors accused of drunkenly driving into a cornfield off Interstate 94 in September 2013 has taken a plea deal an…

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Lame Deer man admits contempt of court

Lame Deer man admits contempt of court

A Lame Deer man serving a federal sentence for stabbing and wounding a person admitted he refused to testify in a co-defendant’s trial.

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Man admits intimidating multiple victims with knife

Man admits intimidating multiple victims with knife

A 25-year-old man initially charged with multiple counts of robbery and assault with a weapon pleaded guilty Tuesday to reduced charge of felo…

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Homicide defendant’s wife arrested after failing to appear for his trial; facing meth charge

Homicide defendant’s wife arrested after failing to appear for his trial; facing meth charge

A 26-year-old woman — a key witness in the homicide case against her husband — was arrested after she failed to appear for the start of his tr…

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Man accused of hitting pregnant girlfriend with hatchet

Man accused of hitting pregnant girlfriend with hatchet

A man was accused Monday of strangling his pregnant girlfriend last week before hitting her with the blunt end of a hatchet.

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Deliberate homicide trial delayed after key witness fails to show up

Deliberate homicide trial delayed after key witness fails to show up

The trial for a man accused of shooting another man to death in Lockwood last January, scheduled to begin on Monday, was continued after a key…

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Police seek driver involved in high-speed chase

Montana Highway Patrol officials are searching for a man who led trooper Lynwood Bateman on a pursuit that exceeded speeds of 100 mph through …

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'You become numb': Tough to leave an abuser, experts say

'You become numb': Tough to leave an abuser, experts say

Why doesn’t she just leave?

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Trial set in Wyoming shooting death

Trial set in Wyoming shooting death

CASPER, Wyo. — A trial date has been set for a 67-year-old Casper man charged with shooting another man in the head in August.

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Woman charged in apparent Africa-based firearms scheme

A Billings woman was charged Friday with participating in a scheme that apparently has roots in West Africa and involved selling collectible g…

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Man denies felony DUI

Man denies felony DUI

A Billings man denied on Friday what is at least his fifth drunken-driving offense.

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2 men charged with tying up, robbing couple

2 men charged with tying up, robbing couple

Two men already in jail on unrelated charges were charged Friday with tying up a couple and stealing from their home in July.

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Billings man denies child porn charges

A Billings man suspected of distributing child pornography denied federal charges last week.

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Wyoming woman accused of burning infant pleads not guilty

Wyoming woman accused of burning infant pleads not guilty

CASPER, Wyo. — A woman accused of burning a baby’s face with a hot pan pleaded not guilty Thursday to felony child abuse charges.

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Judge gives 10-year sentences to 2 in meth conspiracy

Judge gives 10-year sentences to 2 in meth conspiracy

Two Billings men convicted of trafficking a large amount of methamphetamine in the area each got long federal prison sentences on Thursday.

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