The Billings police officer involved in the shooting of Richard Ramirez, 38, on Monday night followed protocol, Chief Rich St. John said at a press briefing Wednesday.
Billings police are investigating an officer-involved shooting that happened shortly after 11 p.m. Monday night near the corner of Jefferson Street and State Avenue.
A coroner's inquest jury said Wednesday that Billings Police Department Officer Grant Morrison was justified when he fatally shot a man in a Billings neighborhood in February.
A Crow Agency woman who was shot in the chin as she tried to elude two Bureau of Indian Affairs officers and sideswiped their patrol vehicles will spend more than two years in federal prison.
Police and the county coroner confirmed Tuesday that Jason James Shaw, 32, of Billings, was the man killed Monday by a Billings police officer.
A Billings woman has denied a felony burglary charge stemming from an incident that ended with a Billings police officer fatally shooting her husband as he fled in a stolen police car in early January.
The Yellowstone County Coroner's Office confirmed Wednesday that Daniel Brawley, the burglary suspect who died last week after a police officer shot him as he drove away in a police patrol car, died of a gunshot wound.