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Bozeman PD confirms arrest of 3 robbery suspects

BOZEMAN - The three suspects wanted in a robbery earlier this week were arrested Thursday afternoon, according to the Bozeman Police Department. Damien Duffey, Dakota Hancock and Garrett Hamilton were taken into custody with multiple agencies assisting. Duffey...

Helena man faces several felony charges including child rape

HELENA - A Helena suspect is charged with 8 felonies, involving sexual abuse of juvenile females. Kody Kyle Fettig was arrested Wednesday. His charges include two counts of sexual abuse of children and four counts...

Pressure mounts for Vegas police to explain response time

Pressure mounted Wednesday for Las Vegas police to explain how quickly they reacted to what would become the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history after two hotel employees reported a gunman spraying a...

Police seeking 3 suspects in recent robbery in Bozeman

BOZEMAN - The Bozeman Police Department is asking for the public's help finding three suspects involved in a robbery that happened earlier this week. The suspects are three boys, two from Bozeman and one from...

Missoula Co. Attorney moves to revoke ex-Griz football player’s suspended sentence

MISSOULA - The Missoula County Attorney's office entered a petition to revoke former UM football player Beau Donaldson's suspended sentence because prosecutors say he violated his parole repeatedly while living in Bozeman. Donaldson was sentenced...

Two adults in Great Falls charged with felonies in suspected rape of teenage girl

GREAT FALLS - Prosecutors charged two adults with felonies in connection with the alleged sexual assault of a 14-year-old girl at a party on Saturday in Great Falls. Khalil Cornel Stinson, 21, has been charged...

Conrad woman died of a stroke; boyfriend facing assault charge

GREAT FALLS - Authorities say the Conrad woman, who was found dead in her workplace last week, died of a stroke. The State Medical Examiner, who conducted the autopsy at the state crime lab in Missoula,...

Stolen sunglasses lead to a brief standoff; man faces several charges

HELENA - The theft of a pair of sunglasses brought on several more charges for a Helena man. James Donovan Allen, Jr. is accused of trying to steal a pair of sunglasses from Sportsman's Warehouse last Friday. Prosecutors...

Appeal based on global warming unlikely in activist case

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — A lawyer for an environmental activist convicted of targeting an oil pipeline in North Dakota said he doesn't think a judge's decision disallowing the threat of global warming as a...

FWP asks for help solving poaching cases

GREAT FALLS - Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks is asking for the public's help to solve recent poaching crimes. Two poaching incidents south of Great Falls last week have prompted state game wardens asking for...

1,000 leads later, authorities still stumped by Vegas gunman

LAS VEGAS (AP) — More than a week after the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history investigators are stumped about the key question: What led a 64-year-old high-stakes gambler to kill 58 people...

House, vehicle, and propane tank shot in Broadwater County

HELENA - The Broadwater County Sheriff's Office is investigating a shooting incident that happened early Sunday morning. The Sheriff's Office says that at about 12:20 a.m. they received a call regarding a shooting that had...

Armed robbery near MSU under investigation

BOZEMAN -  An armed robbery is being investigated by Bozeman Police after three suspects allegedly robbed a victim on Monday morning. The incident occurred about 7:47 a.m. at the intersection of South 15th Ave. and...

Anaconda teenagers face felony charges after making threats to school on Snapchat

ANACONDA - Two teenagers in Anaconda face charges after police alleged they made threats on social media Thursday to shoot up the high school in Anaconda. Anaconda police report a 17-year-old boy and 14-year-old girl...

UPDATE: Strizich found guilty on multiple charges

UPDATE (9:05 p.m.) - Jory Strizich was found guilty of aggravated burglary, criminal trespassing and possession of dangerous drugs. Strizich is schedule to be sentenced on Dec. 6. HELENA - Closing arguments were heard Friday...

Great Falls stabbing suspect arrested

GREAT FALLS - After releasing surveillance photos from a Great Falls stabbing, police say a suspect is in custody. Philip Prindle has been taken into custody in connection with a stabbing that happened in downtown Great...

Police investigating after Laurel Middle School student reportedly pointed gun at kids

LAUREL - The student who brought a gun to the Laurel Middle School campus on Tuesday afternoon later pointed the weapon at several others students off school grounds, according to the Laurel School Resource...

Las Vegas gunman may have scoped out other music festivals

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Investigators are looking into whether gunman Stephen Paddock scoped out bigger music festivals in Las Vegas and Chicago — and perhaps Boston's Fenway Park — before setting up his perch...

MSU instructor charged with embezzlement

BOZEMAN - A former Montana State University instructor has been charged with embezzlement. Steven Jenkins, a former instructor at MSU's Western Transportation Institute, is charged with embezzling more than $21,500 from the school. Reports were first...

GFPD asks for public’s help identifying stabbing suspect

GREAT FALLS - The Great Falls Police Department has released surveillance photos of the suspect in a stabbing. On Sept. 25, at about 1 p.m., a man was stabbed in the alley behind Park Manor...

Montana teen admits to murder charge for woman’s stabbing death

FALLS - Joseph Knowles has pleaded guilty to deliberate homicide for the death of 18-year-old Megan Meriwether. Knowles, 17, admitted in court Tuesday that on Sept. 23, 2016, he was planning to steal marijuana from Meriwether. During the...

Second suspect admits role in beating, dismemberment, decapitation of Billings man

BILLINGS - The man accused of helping his female relative dispose of her boyfriend’s body after he was beaten, dismembered and decapitated at a Billings apartment in 2015 has pleaded guilty to the crime. Patrick...

Suspect detained in vandalism at Crow water plant; drinking advisory remains in place

CROW AGENCY - A suspect has been detained in connection with the vandalism of a water treatment plant in Crow Agency, a tribal official said Wednesday night. "As far as I know and without going...

Helena man charged after allegedly attacking police officers trying to arrest him

HELENA - A Helena man is accused of attacking Helena Police officers following his arrest for DUI. John George Martin is charged with two counts of felony assault, along with resisting arrest and first...

Mind of a killer: FBI questions Vegas gunman’s girlfriend

LAS VEGAS (AP) — FBI agents questioned the Las Vegas gunman's girlfriend on Wednesday as they struggled to get inside the mind of Stephen Paddock, a frustratingly opaque figure who carried out his high-rise...