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Prosecutors: Man burned girlfriend with cigarette, made kids flush his meth needles

Prosecutors: Man burned girlfriend with cigarette, made kids flush his meth needles

A man appeared in court Monday on allegations he burned his girlfriend with a cigarette lighter, slapped her with the side of a butcher knife and told his sons to get rid of evidence of his meth use after he injected himself with the drug.

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Man admits choking wife outside Billings bar

Man admits choking wife outside Billings bar

A man accused of choking his wife in December 2013 and then using a metal pipe to hit a man who tried to intervene pleaded guilty Friday to aggravated assault.

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Charges reduced against 2 men in fatal assault

Charges reduced against 2 men in fatal assault

CASPER, Wyo. — Prosecutors have reduced the charges against two Arizona men who were arrested after a New Mexico man died of injuries suffered in a drunken fight at a Casper motel.

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Bail set at $150K for man accused of attack outside Missoula Wal-Mart

Bail set at $150K for man accused of attack outside Missoula Wal-Mart

MISSOULA — A man accused of repeatedly punching a 70-year-old in the eye outside Missoula’s North Reserve Wal-Mart this summer appeared in court Friday, where Justice of the Peace Karen Orzech declared $150,000 an appropriate bail amount for the violent nature of the crime.

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Man admits choking girlfriend until she passes out, pleads guilty in marijuana operation

Man admits choking girlfriend until she passes out, pleads guilty in marijuana operation

A 29-year-old man pleaded guilty Friday in a 2012 marijuana grow operation case and, in a separate case, to choking his girlfriend until she passed out in August.

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Man, 22, gets 5-year sentence for downtown stabbing

Man, 22, gets 5-year sentence for downtown stabbing

A Billings judge on Friday sentenced a man to five years with the Department of Corrections for stabbing another man and jumping bail in a domestic-assault case.

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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 Billings bar in June.

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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 mother of his child last year.

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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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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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Man accused of choking wife until she passes out, threatening to kill her

Man accused of choking wife until she passes out, threatening to kill her

Prosecutors Thursday charged a man with aggravated assault after he allegedly choked his wife on Tuesday until she passed out and later threatened to rip her head off and defecate down her throat.

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Man admits choking wife, assaulting her 12-year-old son

Man admits choking wife, assaulting her 12-year-old son

A man accused of drunkenly assaulting his wife and two of her young children in April 2013 accepted a plea deal Tuesday and admitted to two felony charges.

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Man accused of threatening ex-girlfriend with shotgun

Man accused of threatening ex-girlfriend with shotgun

A man accused of breaking into a residence Sunday and pointing a shotgun at an ex-girlfriend and then choking her until she almost passed out made an initial court appearance Monday on multiple felony charges.

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Man admits using ‘fake Asian accent,’ biting chef at Billings restaurant

Man admits using ‘fake Asian accent,’ biting chef at Billings restaurant

A 20-year-old man who pleaded guilty to aggravated assault on Tuesday said that his intoxication and use of a “fake Asian accent” led to a fight at a Billings restaurant in which he bit a chef and another person who tried to intervene.

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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 to prosecutors.

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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.

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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 biting 2 in restaurant fracas arrested

Man charged with biting 2 in restaurant fracas arrested

A man accused of making racist remarks and biting a chef and a customer during a fracas at a Billings restaurant in March made a court appearance Monday after being arrested last week on a $10,000 warrant.

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Prosecutors: Man choked girlfriend until she passed out, had pot plants

Prosecutors: Man choked girlfriend until she passed out, had pot plants

Police responding to a disturbance Thursday on Lake Elmo Drive spoke with a woman who said her boyfriend, who had marijuana plants in a back bedroom, choked her until she passed out, court records say.

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Man sentenced for assaults on officer, ex-girlfriend

Man sentenced for assaults on officer, ex-girlfriend

A man was sentenced Friday for assaulting his ex-girlfriend and a police officer, attacks that prosecutors say took place within hours of the man’s release from jail in January.

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