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Man arrested after stealing car, leading police on chase on Billings West End

Posted at 2:14 PM, Dec 28, 2018
and last updated 2018-12-28 18:47:55-05

BILLINGS – A 27-year-old man is in custody after stealing, then crashing, a 2002 Jaguar on the Billings West End.

Skyler Littlelight, 27, was arrested Thursday after he fled from police around 4:25 p.m., according to Lt. Brian Krivitz of the Billings Police Department.

Skyler Littlelight

Police initially thought the man was a dangerous and wanted felon and pursued the vehicle, Krivitz said. It ran a red light at the intersection of South 24th Street West and Monad Road and then crashed into a work truck, Krivitz said.

The truck then spun around and hit a Nissan Xterra vehicle, according to Krivitz.

Littlelight allegedly fled and tried to get into another vehicle, but was apprehended, Krivitz said.

One person was transported to a local hospital with minor injuries, Krivitz said.

Littlelight is in police custody, Krivitz said.

Reporting by Cat Hill for MTN News