Bar Robbery Thwarted
A man who attempted a robbery at Buck’s Bar in Billings was thwarted by a tavern employee. At about 9:50 p.m. Wednesday, 26-year-old Leon Harlson of Billings entered the bar on Central Avenue. He pointed a handgun in the employee’s face and demanded money, but the employee grabbed the gun. Bar patrons assisted in subduing him until police arrived, and he was arrested.