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Two men accused of deliberate homicide following Kalispell assault

Posted at 10:35 AM, Jun 25, 2023
and last updated 2023-06-26 18:12:30-04

UPDATE: 4:10 p.m. - June 26, 2023

KALISPELL - Authorities have released the name of a man who died following a Sunday morning assault in Kalispell. The Flathead County Sheriff’s Office says the victim was 60-year-old Scott Bryan. (read the full update here)

(first report: 10:35 a.m. - June 25, 2023)

KALISPELL – Two men have been arrested and are being held pending deliberate homicide charges following an early Sunday morning death in Kalispell.

The Kalispell Police Department responded to a reported assault in the area of Appleway Drive and Meridian Drive shortly after 2:15 a.m.

According to a news release, officers arriving officers found a male suffering from “significant injuries.”

The victim — whose name has not been released — was taken to Logan Health in Kalispell where he passed away.

Wiley Meeker, 18, of Somers, and 19-year-old Kaleb Fleck of Kalispell are being held in the Flathead County Detention Center on pending charges of deliberate homicide.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact Detective Shane Lidstrom at 406-249-7397.

We will have additional information as it becomes available.