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SUV, Semi Crash in Billings' West End
The Gazette reports that a Billings man was hospitalized Tuesday morning after he apparently ran a stop sign in the city’s West End and crashed his car into the trailer of a semi. The as-yet-unidentified 20-year-old man had to be extricated from the Kia Sportage SUV by first responders after it had become partially lodged under the trailer, pushing the windshield and the top of the car back to the
Robbery Suspect Nabbed at Reno Club
The Billings Gazette reports a man suspected of robbing a West End cellphone store at gunpoint Tuesday morning was arrested hours later in the Reno Club parking lot. He was identified as Charles Rowton, according to Billings Police. Rowton is suspected of brandishing a handgun and taking money from the till of Tesla’s Cellular Repair and Wholesale store on South 24th Street West...
Defendant Charged with Tampering
Prosecutors have filed additional charges against one of the defendants in a homicide, where a man’s body was found headless in a makeshift campsite on Billings’ West End. 31-year-old Donald Cherry, 31, was charged in March with intimidation and tampering with witnesses or informants...
Stolen Truck Recovered After Chase
The Gazette reports that a work pickup, stolen from a Billings construction company Tuesday, was recovered later that night following a pursuit that began in Stillwater County and ended at a West End roundabout with the vehicle spike-stripped and missing half its tires...