Crimes Against Children
SHERIDAN, Wyo. — Two Sheridan County residents have pleaded not guilty to charges of felony child abuse against three children.
GREAT FALLS — A state judge in Great Falls declared "this stinks" before handing down a probationary sentence to a man who pleaded guilty to sexually assaulting a 6-year-old girl.
MISSOULA — A Missoula man who attempted to meet a police officer who was posing as a 14-year-girl for a sexual encounter last May was sentenced Thursday to 10 years with the Department of Corrections, with seven years suspended.
HAMILTON — A Hamilton man is facing eight felony counts after allegedly kidnapping a 17-year-old girl, injecting her with methamphetamine and raping her numerous times.
BUTTE — An Anaconda repeat sex offender will die at Montana State Prison.
CODY, Wyo. — A Powell man has denied charges that he kept methamphetamine at his house, endangered children at the home daycare run by him and his wife.
HAMILTON, Mont. (AP) — A Stevensville man who was discharged from the military and later spent 18 months in prison for sex crimes against young girls has been sentenced to life in prison for sexually assaulting a girl over a two-year period and soliciting a 13-year-old girl via text.
ROCK SPRINGS, Wyo. — A Rock Springs man and woman have entered not guilty pleas in the death of their 4-month-old twin daughter.
ROCK SPRINGS, Wyo. — The parents of 4-month-old twin girls and two other children are being held on $1 million bond after one of the twins died and authorities found the others malnourished and with marks on their bodies.
CASPER, Wyo. — A 47-year-old Midwest man has denied charges he sexually assaulted a 12-year-old girl at his home.
CASPER, Wyo. — A woman accused of burning a baby’s face with a hot pan pleaded not guilty Thursday to felony child abuse charges.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — A woman has pleaded guilty to endangering the life of her young son after police in Cheyenne found methamphetamine in a diaper bag during a traffic stop.
HELENA — A federal judge has found a 45-year-old Arizona man and a 35-year-old Massachusetts man guilty of running a child exploitation enterprise and conspiracy to advertise child pornography.
CASPER, Wyo. — A Casper man has acknowledged sexually assaulting a 13-year-old girl five years ago.
GILLETTE, Wyo. — A 36-year-old Gillette man convicted of sexually assaulting a teenage girl has been sentenced to seven to 15 years in prison.
POWELL, Wyo. — A Powell day care provider and her husband have been charged with child endangerment after police say they found methamphetamine in the same home where the woman watched other people's children.
CASPER, Wyo. — Police suspect that a Casper woman rolled a hot saucepan on an infant’s face and shook the baby with enough force to require trauma care.
GREAT FALLS — A Blackfeet Reservation woman who pleaded guilty to assault and child abuse after her 8-month-old foster daughter was beaten so badly that the girl suffered permanent injuries has been sentenced to 10 years in prison.
KALISPELL — A 24-year-old Missoula man has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for trying to solicit nude photographs from teenage girls in 2011 and 2012 by saying he was a female wedding photographer and wanted them to model for him.
HELENA — A former Montana Army National Guard soldier who fled the country to avoid trial has pleaded guilty to sexual abuse of children and bail jumping.
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