Eight months is a long time. Long enough for international outrage to rise, fall and fade away. That’s how long it’s been since Boko Haram militants stormed a secondary school in the northeastern village of Chibok in Nigeria, abducting more than 200 still-missing teenage girls.
A woman admitted Tuesday that she sold meth to an informant and pleaded guilty to a reduced charge for her role in a kidnapping case in which the victim was shot repeatedly with a BB gun after being accused of stealing drugs.
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.
WILLISTON, N.D. — A Montana pair has been charged with kidnapping and exploiting their mentally impaired 84-year-old uncle from North Dakota’s oil patch, and authorities believe they may have been holding him in the Billings area.
GILLETTE, Wyo. — A jury has convicted a Gillette man of kidnapping and sexually assaulting his estranged wife.
RIVERTON, Wyo. — A man has denied charges he kidnapped and sexually abused a 9-year-old girl in Riverton.
HELENA — A man who was accused of plotting to kidnap talk show host David Letterman’s young son and nanny nine years ago was released from a Montana prison Thursday, state corrections officials said.
HELENA — A 14-year-old Lame Deer girl who was the subject of an Amber Alert on Wednesday, has been recovered and is safe.
MISSOULA — The 34-year-old woman who allegedly left a man for dead after her partner shot him twice near Interstate 90 earlier this summer is back in Missoula County and will remain in jail pending a $500,000 bail.
The second of two men accused of posing as law enforcement officers during a January 2013 kidnapping-turned-homicide pleaded guilty Tuesday.
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.
CASPER, Wyo. — Casper police arrested a man early Sunday for allegedly kidnapping a stranger he met at a bar and robbing him at gunpoint.
RIVERTON, Wyo. — Police have arrested a 22-year-old man accused of abducting a 9-year-old girl from her Riverton home.
MISSOULA — A man accused of grabbing a 10-year-old girl as she played with her brother in a Missoula park has pleaded not guilty to attempted kidnapping.
POLSON — A 32-year-old Pablo man is denying four felony charges after what prosecutors say was a brutal, six-hour attack on a female acquaintance last month.
MISSOULA — A 34-year-old Missoula man was arrested over the weekend on suspicion of trying to kidnap a 10-year-old girl from a downtown park.
HELENA — The driver of an SUV that crashed through a fence on Poplar Street and onto I-15 Sunday is being held on a $75,000 bond.
BOZEMAN — A Wilsall man who was convicted of escaping from a Bozeman pre-release center and holding his former foster mother hostage while demanding information to help him rob the bar where she worked has been sentenced to 40 years in prison.
Toby Eugene Griego, right, leaves the courtroom Monday with his attorneys after jury selection.