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Casper daycare owner convicted in Billings for writing bad checks

A jury Tuesday convicted an owner of a Casper day care center — who used to own day cares in Billings and Bozeman — of a felony for intentiona…

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Man charged with fracturing another man’s face outside Billings bar

Man charged with fracturing another man’s face outside Billings bar

A 33-year-old man is facing an aggravated assault charge after he allegedly fractured another man’s cheek bone in a confrontation outside a Bi…

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Woman charged in $1 million apartment fire returned to Billings

Woman charged in $1 million apartment fire returned to Billings

A 25-year-old woman charged with setting a Billings apartment building on fire in June — causing an estimated $1 million in damage — made an i…

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Man gets deferred sentence in crash that injured 6

Man gets deferred sentence in crash that injured 6

Updated A man who has admitted driving drunk and causing a May 2013 crash in the Heights that investigators said injured the driver and five others wa…

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Man pleads guilty in downtown padlock assault

Man pleads guilty in downtown padlock assault

A man who used a padlock tied to a piece of fabric to beat a woman outside a downtown fast food restaurant in May pleaded guilty Tuesday to fe…

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Man denies choking pregnant girlfriend, assaulting her with hammer, hatchet

Man denies choking pregnant girlfriend, assaulting her with hammer, hatchet

A 29-year-old man accused of choking his girlfriend, beating her with the butt of a hatchet and threatening to kill her with a hammer pleaded …

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Man pleads guilty to sexual abuse of children in Craigslist sting

Man pleads guilty to sexual abuse of children in Craigslist sting

A 26-year-old man admitted Tuesday that he intended to pay for sex with a 14-year-old boy when responding to an undercover agent’s Craigslist …

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Man accused of using bad checks at Billings motorcycle dealership, bank

Man accused of using bad checks at Billings motorcycle dealership, bank

A man was accused Monday of using more than $34,000 in bad checks to buy a new motorcycle and depositing more than $17,000 in suspected false …

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2nd robot enables BPD bomb squad to respond to more than 1 incident at a time

2nd robot enables BPD bomb squad to respond to more than 1 incident at a time

As he navigated the department’s new bomb robot through the hallways of the Billings Police Department’s training and operations building, Sgt…

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Man accused of punching deputy during DUI stop

Man accused of punching deputy during DUI stop

A suspected drunken driver was charged Monday with punching a Yellowstone County sheriff’s deputy in the mouth during a weekend traffic stop.

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Man pleads not guilty to felony assault, rape charges

Man pleads not guilty to felony assault, rape charges

A 19-year-old man pleaded not guilty to charges of raping and injuring an 18-year-old woman in July.

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Meth trafficker gets additional state time after federal conviction

Meth trafficker gets additional state time after federal conviction

A man recently sentenced to 10 years in federal prison for his role in a meth conspiracy received additional prison time on Monday in Yellowst…

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Treatment program graduate gets 13 months in prison for 5th DUI

Treatment program graduate gets 13 months in prison for 5th DUI

A Billings man who was one of the first to graduate from a District Court treatment program was sentenced to 13 months in prison for his fifth…

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Man charged with aiding Lockwood homicide defendant dies of apparent suicide

Man charged with aiding Lockwood homicide defendant dies of apparent suicide

A man charged with aiding the alleged shooter in a Jan. 3 homicide in Lockwood died of an apparent suicide Thursday, the Yellowstone County Sh…

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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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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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Female at state women’s prison charged with assaulting fellow inmate

Female at state women’s prison charged with assaulting fellow inmate

An inmate at the Montana Women’s Prison was charged Friday with felony aggravated assault for allegedly knocking another inmate to the ground …

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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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