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(MTN News-HELENA)  A 31 year old Helena man is facing charges after trying to allegedly escape from probation office on Wednesday, January 20th.

Christopher Rasmussen is facing a felony escape charge, possession of dangerous drugs charge, and one misdemeanor charge for possession of dangerous drugs.

According to court documents when officers attempted to arrest Rasmussen, he pushed down a probation officer in attempt to escape.

If convicted he faces a maximum of 25 years in prison and $50,000 in fines.  Bail has been set at $45,000.

  • Reporters: Matt Witkos & Alana Cunningham
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