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Wrong-way driver in police chase pleads guilty

A Billings man accused of driving into oncoming traffic on Interstate 90 during a high-speed chase with troopers last July pleaded guilty Frid…

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Prosecutors: Arsonist used Molotov cocktail on parents’ house, tried to frame detective

Prosecutors: Arsonist used Molotov cocktail on parents’ house, tried to frame detective

Updated According to prosecutors, a convicted arsonist, who has twice staged being abducted, used a Molotov cocktail to set his parents’ home on fire …

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Man injured in sword stabbing

Man injured in sword stabbing

A Billings man suffered a stab wound to his arm early Friday morning when a neighbor became upset over a fire pit and assaulted him with a swo…

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Man admits sexually assaulting 8-year-old, child porn possession

Man admits sexually assaulting 8-year-old, child porn possession

A 44-year-old man pleaded guilty Thursday to sexually assaulting an 8-year-old girl in 2012 and admitted to having child pornography.

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Man, 24, charged with raping hotel maid

Man, 24, charged with raping hotel maid

Updated A 24-year-old man is facing a charge that he raped a Billings hotel maid on July 24.

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Man charged with accidentally shooting girlfriend in chin

Man charged with accidentally shooting girlfriend in chin

A man arrested on suspicion of accidentally shooting his girlfriend in the chin made an initial court appearance Thursday on a charge of crimi…

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Jury unable to reach verdict in rape trial; case to be re-tried in September

Jury unable to reach verdict in rape trial; case to be re-tried in September

She said he raped her. He said the sex was consensual. After about seven hours of deliberation Wednesday, a 12-person jury was unable to agree…

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Billings man admits possessing machine gun

A Billings man accused of converting a rifle to a machine gun and selling it admitted to a federal firearms charge on Thursday.

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Billings man admits firearms violation

A Billings man admitted he illegally possessed a firearm after a sheriff’s deputy responded to a call at the Huntley Diversion Dam of men firi…

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Jury awards dog-rescue volunteer $150 in lawsuit against county

A four-year-legal battle between Yellowstone County and woman — who claimed her rights were violated — came to a close Wednesday, with a jury …

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Billings attorney to be suspended for unethical adoption case, withholding records

A Billings attorney with a history of being disciplined for unethical practices is facing suspension again, this time for misleading a distric…

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Driver accused of nearing 100 mph in downtown Billings pleads guilty

Driver accused of nearing 100 mph in downtown Billings pleads guilty

A man accused of reaching speeds nearing 100 mph in downtown Billings while fleeing from police in April pleaded guilty Tuesday to driving und…

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Man pleads guilty in March bank robbery

Man pleads guilty in March bank robbery

A 43-year-old man with a criminal record that includes felony theft, arson, forgery and attempted robbery pleaded guilty Tuesday to robbing a …

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Man charged with 7th DUI

Man charged with 7th DUI

A man with six DUI convictions made an initial court appearance Monday on a seventh charge of driving under the influence.

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Veteran pleads guilty in 2 December gas station robberies

Veteran pleads guilty in 2 December gas station robberies

A veteran who reportedly told police he robbed two gas stations in December because he needed the adrenaline rush pleaded guilty Monday to two…

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Man charged with pointing gun at police officer

Man charged with pointing gun at police officer

A man made an initial court appearance Monday on charges that he had methamphetamine and pointed a BB gun that looked like a replica of a pist…

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Man, woman charged in assault that sent alleged victim to hospital

Man, woman charged in assault that sent alleged victim to hospital

A 24-year-old man and a 42-year-old woman are facing charges that they beat a woman Friday after an argument about a bag, sending the alleged …

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Man pleads guilty to felony drug possession

Man pleads guilty to felony drug possession

One of three brothers who have had numerous run-ins with law enforcement in recent years pleaded guilty Monday to felony drug charges in two s…

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Man accused of crashing into roundabout while drunk

Man accused of crashing into roundabout while drunk

A man who prosecutors say crashed into a West End roundabout while driving with a blood alcohol concentration more than four times the legal

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Man given partially suspended 20-year sentence for sex offense against teen

A Billings judge on Monday gave a man a 20-year sentence to the Department of Corrections, with 15 years suspended, for committing a sex offen…

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