GERING, Neb. — A Wyoming teenager has been convicted of second-degree murder in the death of a jail guard he strangled when she entered his cell at a juvenile detention facility in Nebraska.
In a roughly three-hour deposition Friday, a prosecutor grilled a woman about discrepancies in the accounts she has given of what happened the January night her husband is accused of shooting and killing a man she was with in Lockwood.
The second of two men who posed as law enforcement officers during a January 2013 kidnapping-turned-homicide faces 40 years in Montana State Prison and won’t be eligible for parole until Feb. 1, 2028.
Evidence collected in the investigation into a body found at Coulson Park in May has been sent to the state crime lab, and law enforcement is looking for people to interview in connection with the death, Yellowstone County Sheriff Mike Linder said Thursday.
A 63-year-old man accused of drunkenly slashing another man’s throat during a fight over whether the Army or the Marines is the better branch of the military may argue at trial that he acted in self defense, according to his attorney.
RIVERTON, Wyo. — Prosecutors have filed two more charges against a Riverton man accused of breaking into a house and killing a man in bed with his estranged wife.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — The Wyoming Supreme Court has overturned a Buffalo man's second-degree murder conviction.
A man charged with aiding the alleged shooter in a Jan. 3 homicide in Lockwood died of an apparent suicide Thursday, the Yellowstone County Sheriff’s Office confirmed Monday.
CASPER, Wyo. — The Federal Bureau of Investigation is charging a woman who lives on the Wind River Indian Reservation with beating her boyfriend to death.
MISSOULA — Kevin Lino, who is accused of murdering a local homeless man in July, was booked into the Missoula County jail Wednesday morning and is scheduled to make his initial appearance in Justice Court on Thursday afternoon.
RIVERTON, Wyo. — A 22-year-old Riverton man is charged with breaking into a residence and attacking a couple as they slept, stabbing the man to death and injuring the woman.
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.
DEER LODGE — A Montana State Prison inmate who was serving 100 years for two murders in Great Falls in December 1976 has died of an extended illness.
Police are continuing to investigate an Oct. 2 homicide in downtown Billings that left a 36-year-old man dead after an unknown suspect shot him in the abdomen.
MISSOULA — Kevin Lino, the transient man accused of sadistically murdering a local homeless man this past summer, is on his way to Missoula County.
CASPER, Wyo. — The Wyoming Supreme Court has ruled a Casper man sentenced to life in prison as a teenager has the possibility of parole.
A 22-year-old woman charged with fatally stabbing another woman in the neck outside a Billings bar may argue at trial that she used justifiable use of force, according to her attorney.
Investigators found a .44 caliber black-powder revolver that a man may have used in January to gun down a Lockwood resident and in August sent the weapon to the ATF for testing — and that testing has allowed prosecutors to delay the trial, according to court records.
Billings Police Department detectives are investigating a homicide after the body of a 36-year-old man was found with a gunshot wound to the abdomen in front of 619 N. 31st St. early Thursday.
Billings police investigate at dead body in the front yard of 619 N. 31 St. Warning: graphic video.