MISSOULA — The name Diren means to be strong, to not give up.
MISSOULA — The partner of Markus Kaarma, the Missoula man accused of shooting an unarmed teenager in his garage last spring, admitted Friday during her witness testimony that Kaarma physically assaulted her in 2012.
MISSOULA — The partner of a Missoula man accused of killing a German exchange student in his garage last spring testified Friday she didn't hear the teen say anything before the four shots that fatally wounded him were fired.
MISSOULA — The trial for Markus Kaarma, the Missoula man accused of shooting an unarmed teenager in his garage last spring, resumed Thursday morning with a prosecutor pumping a shotgun and a defense attorney pointing to an alleged burglary ring during opening statements.
POLSON — A 3-year-old Montana boy who died of a bullet wound last week was shot in the back by an intoxicated man who said he didn’t think the gun was loaded as they played together, prosecutors said.
The trial for a man accused of shooting another man to death in Lockwood last January, scheduled to begin on Monday, was continued after a key witness failed to show up.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — A 16-year-old boy accused of fatally shooting a young man in the head at point-blank range as he begged for his life likened the situation to putting down an injured deer, a police detective testified Wednesday.
MISSOULA — Lawyers for a man accused of deliberate homicide in the death of a German exchange student are taking another shot at moving the trial outside Missoula County.
MISSOULA — The man arrived from Louisiana full of life and energy, but he died in a dark Montana parking lot just after midnight on a Monday morning. Shot in the chest, nothing could save him.
CASPER, Wyo. — Casper police suspect a man shot to death over the weekend had accused his alleged killer of flirting with his girlfriend shortly before the incident, court documents show.
BURNS, Wyo. — A Burns man is under arrest following the fatal shooting of his wife.
MISSOULA — The Missoula man accused of shooting and killing a German exchange student in his garage will go on trial Jan. 5.
MISSOULA — Markus Kaarma may have been under the influence of marijuana when he shot and killed German exchange student Diren Dede, according to a search warrant requested by Missoula police.
MISSOULA — Sunday’s shooting of an unarmed teenager in a Missoula man’s garage has ignited a firestorm over Montana’s self-defense laws, specifically the state’s so-called “castle doctrine.”
This image taken from video shows Markus Kaarma at his home in Missoula. Kaarma has been charged with deliberate homicide in the shooting death of 17-year-old Diren Dede, an exchange student from Germany. Prosecutors said Kaarma fired his shotgun into his garage after sensors alerted him to …
HELENA — A Missoula man charged in the shooting death of a 17-year-old exchange student in his garage is receiving death threats and is afraid to leave his home, the man’s attorney said Tuesday.
MISSOULA — A Missoula man was charged with deliberate homicide Monday for shooting and killing a high school foreign exchange student in his garage a day earlier, allegedly after setting a trap for burglars and announcing that he was waiting up at night to “shoot some (expletive) kid.”
MISSOULA — Montana law has some rules regarding self-defense that could apply to Sunday’s fatal shooting of a teenager in a Grant Creek home, according to the man who wrote the state’s version of the “castle doctrine.”
A Missoula teenager was shot and killed in a Grant Creek garage early Sunday by a resident of the home.
A Billings woman was sentenced on Friday after twice skipping sentencing hearings for a felony burglary conviction stemming from a 2013 incident that ended with the fatal shooting of her husband by police.