Deer Lodge standoff ends with suspect reportedly shot by police, hospitalized

Posted at 4:06 PM, Dec 10, 2018
and last updated 2018-12-10 20:27:03-05


The Higgins Street standoff ended with police reportedly shooting the male suspect, who is being treated at St. Patrick’s Hospital in Missoula. There is currently no word on his condition.

(first report)

DEER LODGE, Mont. – According to an eyewitness, law enforcement exchanged fire with a resident inside a home off Higgins Street Monday morning.

An ambulance has reportedly been called to the scene.

Deer Lodge Police, Montana Highway Patrol, and other agencies are on the scene.

This is a developing story and will be updated as more information becomes available.

Reporting by John Emeigh