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Closing arguments scheduled in Havre murder trial

HAVRE — Closing arguments were scheduled Tuesday in the case of a Havre man charged with deliberate homicide in the shooting death of his younger brother.

September 30, 2014 10:06 amLoading…
Man accused of torture, murder under Reserve Street Bridge extradited back to Missoula

Man accused of torture, murder under Reserve Street Bridge extradited back to Missoula

MISSOULA — The transient accused of torturing and shooting to death a 36-year-old man under the Reserve Street Bridge in July is expected to arrive in Missoula County by the end of the week to face those charges.

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Wyoming high court again overturns Sheridan murder sentence

Wyoming high court again overturns Sheridan murder sentence

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — For the second time, the Wyoming Supreme Court has ordered a Sheridan judge to resentence one of three men convicted of murder in a 2009 home-invasion killing.

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Details emerge in Wise River killing

Details emerge in Wise River killing

BUTTE — The two transients accused of killing a Butte man at the campground near Wise River attacked him with a knife and stick after he approached the pair for sex, prosecutors say.

September 09, 2014 4:05 pmLoading…
ILLUSTRATION: Crime lab

ILLUSTRATION: Crime lab

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Missoula murder suspect refuses extradition from Louisiana

Missoula murder suspect refuses extradition from Louisiana

MISSOULA — The man accused of torturing a 36-year-old man under the Reserve Street Bridge in late July before shooting him to death and dumping his body in the Clark Fork River is fighting extradition from Louisiana.

September 04, 2014 2:58 pmLoading…

Wyoming judge refuses to dismiss hammer death case

RIVERTON, Wyo. — A judge in Fremont County is refusing to dismiss a murder case despite a defense attorney's argument the State Crime Laboratory is taking too long to investigate evidence.

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Judge asked to toss statements in Sherry Arnold murder

Judge asked to toss statements in Sherry Arnold murder

A Montana judge will decide whether a suspect's alleged confession to his involvement in the slaying of a woman jogging through her town in the Bakken oil patch should be suppressed because the defendant is mentally disabled.

August 28, 2014 11:10 am Photos

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Judge orders Laramie man to answer murder charge

Judge orders Laramie man to answer murder charge

LARAMIE, Wyo. — A judge on Tuesday ruled prosecutors have strong enough evidence against a Laramie man accused of killing a 20-year-old woman 42 years ago that they can take the first-degree murder case against him to trial.

August 26, 2014 3:23 pmLoading…
75-year-old woman gets life term for killing husband in Wyoming in 1970s

75-year-old woman gets life term for killing husband in Wyoming in 1970s

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — A judge in Wyoming sentenced a 75-year-old Missouri woman to life in prison on Monday for killing her husband with a rifle in the mid-1970s then throwing his body down the shaft of an abandoned gold mine where it remained for nearly 40 years.

August 25, 2014 1:50 pm Photos

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Butte duo jailed on deliberate homicide charges in Wise River killing

Butte duo jailed on deliberate homicide charges in Wise River killing

BUTTE — The two suspects in the Wise River killing are now in Dillon jail on deliberate homicide charges. Each is being held on more than $500,000 bond.

August 18, 2014 3:40 pmLoading…

Ethete woman competent for trial in son's death

CASPER, Wyo. — A federal judge has determined an Ethete woman accused of murder in the death of her newborn son is competent to stand trial.

July 23, 2014 12:10 pmLoading…
Nicaraguan gets 39 years in Wyoming woman's slaying

Nicaraguan gets 39 years in Wyoming woman's slaying

MANAGUA, Nicaragua — A Nicaraguan man has been sentenced to 39 years in prison for killing a Wyoming woman who was on a missionary trip in that Central American country.

July 14, 2014 3:21 pmLoading…
Augusta man pleads not guilty in neighbor slaying

Augusta man pleads not guilty in neighbor slaying

HELENA — An Augusta man has pleaded not guilty to deliberate homicide in the shooting death of his neighbor.

June 26, 2014 2:14 pm Photos

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Ronan man pleads not guilty to brother's murder

Ronan man pleads not guilty to brother's murder

POLSON – Harry Lozeau, accused of murdering his brother Terry earlier this month south of Ronan, entered a not guilty plea to a charge of deliberate homicide in District Court Wednesday morning.

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Wyoming man sentenced to 60 years to life for killing wife

Wyoming man sentenced to 60 years to life for killing wife

CASPER, Wyo. — The 6-year-old boy, wearing pajamas and a winter coat, fidgets in his armchair while calmly answering the questions of a woman sitting on a couch beside him. It’s 3:43 a.m.

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Man arrested in killing linked to land dispute

Man arrested in killing linked to land dispute

HELENA — An Augusta man has been arrested on suspicion of deliberate homicide in the death of a neighbor last fall that prosecutors said was linked to an ongoing dispute over access to land.

June 24, 2014 2:02 pmLoading…
Fight over truck repairs led to brother's killing

Fight over truck repairs led to brother's killing

POLSON — An argument over truck repairs apparently led a Ronan-area man to shoot his brother to death last weekend, Lake County prosecutors said.

June 19, 2014 2:13 pmLoading…
Man convicted of strangling ex-wife files for appeal

Man convicted of strangling ex-wife files for appeal

Walter Martin Larson Jr., or “Marty” as he likes to be called, was convicted in 2013 of choking his ex-wife to death and tossing her body in the Yellowstone River.

June 18, 2014 11:00 pm Photos

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Barry Beach says he's had it with Montana courts; may look to federal justice system

Barry Beach says he's had it with Montana courts; may look to federal justice system

HELENA — Convicted murderer Barry Beach, whose latest attempt to commute his 100-year sentence was rejected yet again by the state Parole Board last week, said Monday he may give up on Montana’s justice system and go to federal court to pursue his quest for release.

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