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Helena woman charged with ten felonies after attacking police

(HELENA) A Helena woman is charged with ten felonies following a violent weekend encounter with Helena Police Officers. Rebecca Jean Frankforter is accused of stealing items from Wal-Mart on Saturday, May 14. When officers attempted to arrest...

Weaver facing charges for alleged bestiality and domestic violence

(MTN NEWS-GREAT FALLS) Timothy Allen Weaver is facing several felony charges after he allegedly assaulted at least one woman, one child, and a horse. On August 19th, the Cascade County Sheriff's Office received word that...

Pennington pleaded not guilty to stealing thousands of dollars

(MTN News-HELENA) A former caregiver pleaded not guilty to stealing thousands of dollars from a dementia patient. Kayla Dawn Pennington was arraigned in District Court Wednesday morning on felony charges of Exploitation of an Older...

“A Cold Fear Grabbed Me” James Stiffler Trial continues

  (MTN News-HELENA) James Stiffler, accused of killing a home intruder in May 2013, testified in his own defense in court on Monday. Stiffler is accused of fatally shooting Henry Johnson on May 22, 2013. After the prosecution...

Helena man guilty after using truck to stop high-speed chase

(MTN NEWS-HELENA) Ron Parsons, who stopped a high-speed chase in May 2016 with his truck and a boat, was found guilty on Thursday of two misdemeanor charges. City prosecutors argued that Parsons engaged in "negligent endangerment...

Truck driver sentenced for crash that killed Montana man

var _ndnq = _ndnq || ; _ndnq.push(); (TOWNSEND) Two families touched by a single tragedy were in the same courtroom on Friday for a sentence in a fatal crash. Asad Khan, the driver of a semi-truck that...

Helena man charged after allegedly sexually assaulting a 17-month-old

(HELENA) A Helena man is charged with sexual intercourse without consent after allegedly sexually assaulting a 17-month-old child. 23-year-old Dylan Houston Dunn was arrested on November 8 after the victim's mother discovered significant injury to...

Stolen classic Corvette found

var _ndnq = _ndnq || ; _ndnq.push(); (HELENA) The Lewis and Clark County Sheriff's Office said they had located a classic Corvette that was reported stolen earlier this week. Lewis and Clark County Sheriff Leo Dutton...

Helena Police searching for two men who robbed Village Inn Pizza

      (HELENA) On May 18th at about 1:44 am, the Helena Police Department was notified by employees of Village Inn Pizza at 1830 Prospect Avenue the business had been robbed.  Investigators learned a male had...

East Helena man charged with 5 felonies over the weekend

  HELENA- A suspect from East Helena has been charged with 5 felonies following a weekend arrest. William Paul Cox Jr is accused of breaking into a construction site on Old Iron Drive on Friday April,...

Helena police explain the suspicious man near the Helena High area

(HELENA)  Helena Police addresses the concerns of the people living near Helena High School  This comes less than a day after MTN share the worries of neighbors over a suspicious man in the area...

Helena area man charged with felony assault

var _ndnq = _ndnq || ; _ndnq.push(); (HELENA) On Saturday, November 26 Helena Police was dispatched the 1500 block of E. Lyndale Ave after a report of a domestic disturbance. 27-year-old Sean-Paul Vincent Wines was arrested at...

Helena man charged with deliberate homicide starts fire in jail cell

var _ndnq = _ndnq || ; _ndnq.push(); HELENA-An inmate at the Lewis and Clark County Jail charged with deliberate homicide admits to lighting a fire in his cell. Firefighters were called to the Lewis and Clark County...

Multiple cars extensively damaged after a hit and run accident at Elk Mountain Motors

(MTN News-HELENA) A Helena small business needs your help after suffering thousands of dollars in damage following an overnight hit and run accident. MTN talked with the dealership and showed us the damage. Tire marks are...

Woman charged with beating Poplar girl to death, disposing of body in garbage

    POPLAR -A Fort Peck Tribal member accused of killing a Poplar baby beat the girl and stuffed her body in a duffel bag before leaving it in the garbage, prosecutors said at a probable...

Spokane woman arrested in Helena after she allegedly attempted to steal a car

var _ndnq = _ndnq || ; _ndnq.push(); (HELENA) A Tacoma, Washington suspect is accused of trying to steal a car on Sunday at 4:48 p.m. in Helena. According to court documents, police officers were dispatched to...

Woman charged with using stolen credit card

(File photo from MT Dept of Corrections) (MTN NEWS-GREAT FALLS) Dawn Marie Knowles of Great Falls has been charged after using a stolen credit card at a local hotel. According to court documents, on Thursday August...

Glasgow man sentenced to probation after admitting he raped a 12-year-old girl

(MTN News-BILLINGS) Martin Joseph Blake of Glasgow, who admitted he raped a 12-year-old girl, will not spend a single day in prison, said a Valley County prosecutor on Thursday. Blake, 40 years old, was sentenced Wednesday in Valley...

UPDATE: Man admits to killing Bozeman woman in early morning shooting

(MTN News-BOZEMAN) Anthony Tobias Fagiano, 35 years old, was charged in Bozeman on Wednesday with the deliberate homicide of Darcy Buhmann. Fagiano admitted to officers that he shot and killed her, according to charging documents. His...

Helena police on the search for 3 people for a hit and run

    (HELENA) Sergeant Don Skidmore is looking for information on a hit and run car crash that happened in the WalMart parking lot on April 21st at about 10:50pm. The three people in the attached photos...

Helena man attempts to burn his family’s home after a fight

  (MTN News-HELENA) A Helena suspect is in jail accused of trying to light his home on fire using a can of gas Sunday evening. Christopher Allen Johns was arrested following a fight at a home...

Man shot in the mountains has been identified

(HELENA) A man shot in the mountains on Wednesday afternoon has been identified as 31-year-old Casey McCormick. The Lewis and Clark Sheriff's Office got the call to private property in the area of Beaver Slide Loop around...

Helena man accused of secretly videotaping girls in Yellowstone Park

var _ndnq = _ndnq || ; _ndnq.push(); (HELENA) Scott Allen Sperle of Helena, 44 years old, is facing felony charges of sexually abusing children after investigators discovered pictures of naked females - some of whom appear to...

Broadwater County woman stabs husband in chest after he ‘dares her to’

(MTN NEWS - Helena) New details regarding a Broadwater County woman charged with trying to kill her husband. Vicki Harris allegedly stabbed her husband, John Harris, in the chest after he dared her to do...

Ingold sentenced on criminal endangerment charge

(MTN NEWS-HELENA) Robert Thomas Ingold, accused of raping a child, has been sentenced to prison. In a plea agreement, Ingold pleaded no contest on Thursday to an amended charged of criminal endangerment in District Court. Ingold...