Kelly Dee Megard
Prosecutors say a man involved in two shootings on July 15 — one on a busy street in Billings, the other less than an hour later at a state park outside city limits — was also involved in a third gun incident the same day and endangered a college worker during a high-speed chase over a campus lawn.
At left, 52-year-old Kelly Dee Megard appears by video from the county jail Thursday in Yellowstone County Justice Court, where prosecutors charged him with attempted deliberate homicide and three counts of criminal endangerment in connection to two shootings Tuesday.
A man police said was involved in two shootings Tuesday — one on a busy street in Billings, the other less than an hour later at a state park outside city limits — made an initial court appearance Thursday on a charge of attempted deliberate homicide.
Two shooting incidents Tuesday — one in which bullets came within inches of a mother and child on Rimrock Road in Billings, the other a standoff at Pictograph Cave State Park — were perpetrated by the same person, a homeless man who was high on meth, Billings Police Chief Rich St. John said …