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Griego sentencing scheduled for July

Griego sentencing scheduled for July

Updated A Billings judge has scheduled a sentencing date of July 25 for convicted serial rapist Toby Eugene Griego.

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Man charged with stealing safe from casino, disabling alarm system

Man charged with stealing safe from casino, disabling alarm system

Updated A 46-year-old man who prosecutors said stole a safe from a casino was charged on Wednesday.

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Man charged in connection to multiple high-speed chases

Man charged in connection to multiple high-speed chases

Updated Prosecutors have charged a man with felony counts of DUI and criminal endangerment in connection to a string of high-speed pursuits Monday night.

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Man given probationary sentence for endangering infant daughter

Man given probationary sentence for endangering infant daughter

A Billings judge Wednesday gave a sentence of four years of probation to a man who admitted he didn’t immediately seek medical help for his 5-…

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Billings pre-release center walkaway arrested

Billings pre-release center walkaway arrested

Updated A prisoner walked away from a Billings pre-release center on Tuesday night but was arrested on Wednesday morning.

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Man who drove drunk on railroad tracks with son ordered to impaired driving court

Man who drove drunk on railroad tracks with son ordered to impaired driving court

A Billings judge gave a man a deferred sentence Tuesday for endangering his son by driving drunk on railroad tracks in July 2012.

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48-year-old charged in connection with coffee cup attack

48-year-old charged in connection with coffee cup attack

A 48-year-old man made an initial court appearance Tuesday on a charge that he was involved with assaulting a man who prosecutors say was atta…

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Man with federal meth conviction sentenced for burglary, theft

Man with federal meth conviction sentenced for burglary, theft

A Billings man sentenced in December to nearly nine years in federal prison for trafficking meth was sentenced Tuesday for felony burglary and theft.

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Billings woman confesses in California to abusing 3-month-old

A woman who was suspected in the death of her child in Billings in 2012 has confessed to abusing the 3-month-old girl.

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Georgia man admits to role in check-cashing scheme

Georgia man admits to role in check-cashing scheme

One of several Georgia men charged in connection with an elaborate check-cashing scheme that netted about $24,500 in January pleaded guilty Tu…

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BPD car involved in crash with suspected DUI driver

BPD car involved in crash with suspected DUI driver

A Billings Police Department patrol car was involved in a crash with a driver suspected of DUI just before 8 a.m. on Tuesday, according to Sgt…

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Man charged with assaulting girlfriend again

Man charged with assaulting girlfriend again

A man previously charged with assaulting his girlfriend appeared in court Monday on a new charge alleging he attacked the same woman Friday.

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Woman charged with using broken cup in assault

Woman charged with using broken cup in assault

A woman made an initial court appearance Monday on a felony charge alleging she used a broken coffee cup to assault a man Sunday.

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Man who used shotgun in gas station robbery, then crashed into house, gets 9 years in prison

Man who used shotgun in gas station robbery, then crashed into house, gets 9 years in prison

A Billings judge on Monday sentenced a man to nine years in the Montana State Prison, followed by nine years of probation, for using a shotgun…

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Brother of man shot by officer in court on arrest warrant

Brother of man shot by officer in court on arrest warrant

One of the brothers of a man shot and killed by police last week made a court appearance Monday on an arrest warrant.

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Chief discusses use of force, officer shooting review process

Chief discusses use of force, officer shooting review process

In the wake of Yellowstone County’s fifth officer-involved shooting since the beginning of 2013, Billings Police Chief Rich St. John discussed…

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Home invasion suspects appear in court

Home invasion suspects appear in court

Three people charged in connection with a home invasion Tuesday appeared in Justice Court Friday before Judge Pro Tem Lance Lundvall.

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Woman sentenced for burglary connected to 2013 fatal shooting

Woman sentenced for burglary connected to 2013 fatal shooting

A Billings woman was sentenced on Friday after twice skipping sentencing hearings for a felony burglary conviction stemming from a 2013 incide…

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Sentence revoked for Level 3 sex offender who stalked girls at mall

Sentence revoked for Level 3 sex offender who stalked girls at mall

A judge sentenced a level 3 sex offender on Thursday to the Montana State Prison for following young girls at the Rimrock Mall.

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