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Belgrade man charged with DUI after crashing into yellow submarine

A Belgrade man is facing a number of charges including his 3rd DUI after he reportedly crashed a vehicle into a yellow submarine outside a local business. Tanner D. Smith, 25, was charged with DUI...

Former BIA officer sentenced to prison for impregnating woman he threatened to arrest

BILLINGS - The former Bureau of Indian Affairs officer who admitted he impregnated a woman in Lame Deer after he coerced her into having sex with him under the threat of arrest was sentenced...

Belgrade man charged with felony DUI after driving in wrong lane

A Belgrade man was charged with his 4th DUI after a police officer saw him driving in the wrong lane on Thursday night. Grant Leslie White, 48, was charged with felony DUI in Gallatin County...

Fourhorns charged with stabbing a man in the chest

GREAT FALLS - Emerson Gerald Fourhorns is facing criminal charges after he allegedly stabbed a man in Great Falls. Police officers responded to a home on Chowen Springs Loop at 3:39 a.m. on Thursday after...

Minnesota man pleads guilty to drug trafficking – 388 lbs of marijuana

HELENA – Nathan Eli Johnson, a 34-year-old resident of Saint Paul Minnesota, entered a plea of guilty today to possession with intent to distribute 100 kilograms or more of marijuana. U.S. Senior District Judge...

Billings cop who tackled bystander is not protected from litigation, Montana Supreme Court rules

BILLINGS - The Billings police officer who injured a bystander whom he tackled while pursuing a suspect in 2012 is not protected from litigation, the Montana Supreme Court ruled Tuesday. Robert Bassett originally filed the...

Woman walks out of Billings pre-release center

BILLINGS - A 25-year-old female inmate walked away from the Passages Women's Program Wednesday night. Katee Thompson is 5 feet 6 inches tall, weighs 142 pounds and is blonde with blue eyes. The Miles...

Twin Bridges man found guilty of illegal outfitting in Blaine County

Thomas “TJ” Carter of Twin Bridges pleaded guilty in the 17th District Judicial District Court in Blaine County to four counts, which included: one felony count of acting as an outfitter without a license,...

Federal marshals arrest fugitive in Three Forks

BOZEMAN - A man wanted on a $500,000 warrant for theft and eluding law enforcement was arrested by the U.S. Marshals Service on Monday and now faces a further felony charge of burglary. Shawn Arrants,...

University of Montana student athletes under investigation in downtown assault

MISSOULA - Missoula police are investigating an alleged assault that occurred outside of a downtown bar early Saturday morning involving two University of Montana student athletes. Police were dispatched to the bar on Front Street...

Twin Bridges man pleads guilty to drug trafficking

MISSOULA – A Twin Bridges man who admitted selling meth in Madison County, as well as Bozeman and Butte, plead guilty to federal drug charges. Martin James Walsh, 53, pled guilty to possession with intent...

Prosecutors: Man invited parole officers into his Billings home before opening fire

BILLINGS - A 60-year-old Billings man invited two state parole officers into his home east of downtown Tuesday before shooting multiple rounds at both and engaging in a two-hour standoff with law enforcement, according...

Man arrested after explosive device found in Darby motel room

MISSOULA - Nicholas Jordan Armidon was arrested after deputies found what appeared to be a home-made explosive device in his motel room in Darby. Armidon, 35 years old, was arrested Tuesday morning after deputies found...

Wanted in Montana: BOLO Alert issued for Martha Mitchell

The United States Marshals Service District of Montana has issued a BOLO Alert (Be-on-the-Lookout) for Martha Mitchell. Mitchell, 61, is wanted by the Montana Violent Offender Task Force based on a felony warrant for a...

Arocha federal trial begins for stabbing death of LaPlant

GREAT FALLS - The trial for William Arocha, Jr., the man accused of stabbing Shane LaPlant to death, began on Monday at the Missouri River Federal Courthouse. Arocha, Jr. faces a second-degree murder charge for...

Suspect arrested after tear gas was used to end standoff in Kalispell

GREAT FALLS - Ronald Millard Smith Jr. was arrested on Friday after being engaged in a stand-off with law enforcement officers in Kalispell. Flathead County Sheriff Chuck Curry said in a Facebook post on Monday...

Helena woman allegedly hits husband with car – twice

HELENA - A Helena woman is charged with assault with a weapon after allegedly hitting her husband with a car, twice. Nancy Reynolds was arrested Sunday. Charging documents say after she and her husband got into...

Crimestoppers: May 2018 “Most Wanted”

GREAT FALLS - Great Falls/Cascade County Crimestoppers has released the May 2018 "Most Wanted" list. If you have information about the location of any of the people on the list (seen in the video above),...

Fugitive apprehended by Border Patrol after nearly 30 years

EUREKA – Agents from the U.S. Border Patrol’s Eureka Station apprehended a man last month who was wanted on a felony warrant on dangerous drugs charges. The arrest took place on April 15, after agents...

Bozeman woman allegedly burned pickup truck of the man she claims is the father...

BOZEMAN - Darcy Travagline of Bozeman is accused of burning the pickup truck of a man she claims is the father of her unborn twins. Travagline, 48 years old, was arrested for arson on Wednesday...

Former Poplar School IT director pleads guilty to wire fraud

Sheri Forbregd Gossage, the former Information Technology Director for the Poplar School District, has pleaded guilty to wire fraud. Gossage was initially charged with theft from a state and local government receiving federal funding, and...

Man pulls out rifle at Billings bar, tackled by security officer

BILLINGS - A man was arrested at a Billings bar Wednesday night after allegedly retrieving a rifle from his vehicle after being asked to leave. Police said in a press release that Jesse Tyler Oldcrow,...

Great Falls man charged with indecent exposure, sexual assault

GREAT FALLS - Scott Ellison has been charged with two felonies after allegedly masturbating in front of two children. Court documents state that a Great Falls Police Department detective received a report of possible sexual...

Shelton charged with assault in Great Falls

GREAT FALLS - Jonathon Joseph Lee Shelton has been charged after he allegedly assaulted a man in Great Falls. The incident happened at 2010 River Drive North on Wednesday just after 11 a.m. A probable cause...

Yellowstone County detention officer charged with assaulting fellow jailer

BILLINGS - A jailer at the Yellowstone County Detention Facility spent a weekend on the other side of the bars earlier this month, after she was arrested for allegedly assaulting another jail employee off-duty. Brittany...