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Lewis and Clark Co. Coroner: victim in Sunday assault dies after returning to Texas

Helena- A Texas man police say was assaulted and carjacked early Sunday morning has died. According to Lewis and Clark Co. Coroner Bryan Backeberg, Kerry Paul Malkerson, 67, died after returning to his Dallas County,...

Montana man arrested in Idaho for sexually assaulting children

(MTN News) Police in Twin Falls Idaho arrested 56-year-old Michael Bosse when the Cascade County Sheriff's office discovered he had left child pornography behind in a storage unit. Investigators in both Montana and Idaho are working together...

Coburn pleaded guilty for murdering 2-year-old

var _ndnq = _ndnq || ; _ndnq.push(); (MTN News-HELENA) The future of a defendant who has pleaded guilty to beating a toddler to death is being decided in District Court. Nearly a year ago, Coleton Coburn...

UPDATE (SAN BERNARDINO): Murder-suicide suspected as 2 adults killed, 2 students hurt

SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. (AP) — Two adults were killed and two students wounded Monday in an apparent murder-suicide inside a San Bernardino elementary school that spread panic across a city still recovering emotionally from...

Police Dash-Cam Video Released in Day 2 of the Campbell Murder Trial

https://youtu.be/hclaHqL8Xi4 (MTN News-HELENA) Jurors in the Joseph Campbell murder trial heard the suspect's own description of the fatal shooting of Tim Newman on Tuesday, February 16 in court.  Prosecutors reviewed dash-cam video of Campbell that...

Whitefish woman charged with assault after allegedly attacking boyfriend with nightstand leg

HELENA - A Whitefish woman faces charges after allegedly attacking and injuring her boyfriend in Helena. Heather N. Servoss was arrested Thursday morning and charged with felony assault. Her boyfriend told law enforcement officers that she...

Helena man faces 6th DUI charge

HELENA - A Helena man has been charged with his sixth DUI following his arrest over the weekend. Robert Graham King was arrested early Saturday morning, charged with Aggravated DUI and ninth offense Driving with...

Teen who tried to kill her baby now accused of probation violations

HELENA -Cheyenne Rodriguez , the 15-year old from Helena who is on probation for attempting to kill her infant child, is again in trouble with the law. During a hearing on Wednesday in Youth Court, prosecutors...

Helena man accused of sexually assaulting a 6 year old girl

A Helena man is jailed for sexually assaulting a six-year old girl. John Travis Osborne is accused of having sexual contact with the victim on numerous occasions between March and July of last year. Charging documents...

Crimestoppers Most Wanted – September 2016 (updated)

(MTN News-GREAT FALLS) Great Falls/Cascade County Crimestoppers has released the September 2016 "Most Wanted" list. If you have information about the location of any of the people on the list, you're asked to call the 24-hour Crimestoppers...

Child reportedly kidnapped in Great Falls found safe

  The Great Falls Police Department released the following information on Tuesday at 12:30 p.m. COMMUNITY ALERT - MISSING CHILD! At approximately 10:45 a.m. suspect Matthew Volkomener allegedly entered a home in the 1700 block of...

Wanted in Montana: BOLO Alert issued for Christopher Patrick Lee Bennett

BILLINGS -The U.S. Marshals Service in Montana has issued a BOLO Alert (Be-on-the-Lookout) for a man with a felony drug conviction in Yellowstone County. Christopher Patrick Lee Bennett, 25, is wanted by the Montana Violent Offender...

Three Lewis and Clark County inmates break into a jail storage room

    (HELENA) Three Lewis and Clark County jail inmates allegedly broke into a jail storage room on Wednesday. The trio was seen via video in Justice Court Thursday afternoon. 23-year old Derick Michael Lawson is accused of...

Celebrities reignite fight to free woman in prison for life

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Celebrities have reignited the fight to free a Tennessee woman serving a life sentence for fatally shooting a man, saying she was a sex-trafficking victim wronged by the legal system. Rihanna,...

Exonerated ex-inmate Cody Marble could be headed back to jail

CONRAD - Cody Marble, who won a 14-year fight earlier this year to erase a conviction for a rape he says never occurred, could be heading back to prison for a probation violation. A Missoula prosecutor...

Helena man faces two felonies for allegedly breaking into storage units

HELENA - A Helena defendant is accused of breaking into a pair of storage units early Saturday. Andrew J. Witham appeared via video in Lewis and Clark County Justice Court Tuesday afternoon, charged with two...

Woman arrested in connection with Great Falls homicide

  GREAT FALLS - A suspect has been arrested and charged in connection with the death of Steven Fletcher whose body was found in his residence in early March. Cascade County Sheriff Bob Edwards reported Wednesday that...

East Helena man charged in a ten year old sexual assault case

    (MTN News-HELENA) An East Helena resident has been charged with sexual assault in a ten-year-old case. Prosecutors said Darrell Harry Dennis Junior, touched a 4-year old male victim sexually in 2005. Charging documents said the child...

Missoula neighborhood aims to reconnect after a crime-filled summer

MISSOULA - Police lights and crime tape are often part of the landscape for one Missoula neighborhood that’s growing weary of not only the danger but the stigma of what goes on there. But after...

Woman allegedly robs drive-in; assaults employee because burger was “gross”

GREAT FALLS - A Great Falls woman was arrested Monday for allegedly robbing a drive-in in Great Falls. Tammy Van Buren detained after allegedly trying to rob Ford's Drive-In. She also allegedly assaulted the employee she...

Trial begins for suspect accused of shutting pipeline valve off

FORT BENTON - The trial began on Tuesday for Leonard Higgins, who is accused of trespassing and turning off the valve at the Express Pipe Line in Coal Banks Landing in October of 2016. Higgins is...

Billings Clinic doctor suspended following arrest

(MTN News-BILLINGS) A Billings Clinic physician has been suspended following his arrest over the weekend. Dr. John Verbsky is being held in the Yellowstone County Detention Facility on a possible charge of felony sexual assault without consent....

Montana man pleads guilty to killing man on excavator

SIDNEY, Mont. (AP) — An eastern Montana man has pleaded guilty to killing a man as he sat on an excavator at a work site in August 2016. Raymond Hansen of Sidney pleaded guilty Friday...

Man convicted of Montana homicide charged with carjacking

GREAT FALLS (AP) — A 27-year-old Montana man who is serving a 100-year sentence in the state prison for killing a person he believed was an informant in a drug case has pleaded not...

Helena woman accused of felony assault on a minor

HELENA - A Helena woman is accused of assaulting a minor after allegedly attacking the child’s father. Rhiannon E. Frederickson is charged with felony assault on a minor and misdemeanor partner family assault. Prosecutors say Frederickson...