Category: Montana District

Livingston man admits meth trafficking, firearm crimes | USAO-MT

BILLINGS — A Livingston man today admitted allegations that he trafficked methamphetamine in the community and carried loaded firearms in furtherance of his drug distribution, U.S. Attorney Jesse Laslovich said….

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South Carolina man sentenced to 30 years in prison for sex trafficking and drug crimes in Montana | USAO-MT

BILLINGS  — A Charleston, South Carolina, man was sentenced today to 30 years in prison, to be followed by a lifetime of supervised release, for his conviction in a large…

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Helena pawn shop employee sentenced to three years in prison for firearm crime | USAO-MT

GREAT FALLS  — An employee of a Helena pawn shop was sentenced today to three years in prison, to be followed by three years of supervised release, for illegally possessing…

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Informational: Federal Court arraignments | USAO-MT

The U.S. Attorney’s Office announced that the following persons were arraigned or appeared this week before U.S. Magistrate judges on indictments handed down by the Grand Jury or on criminal…

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Billings man who used construction excavator to break into firearms dealer and steal guns sentenced to more than five years in prison | USAO-MT

Click here for photo: photo_of_excavator_damage_to_business.pdf BILLINGS  — A Billings man who admitted to stealing firearms from a dealer after breaking into the business by using a construction excavator to tear a…

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Wolf Point man who shot man in the back was sentenced to 16 years in prison for murder | USAO-MT

GREAT FALLS  — A Wolf Point man who admitted to fatally shooting another man in the back on the Fort Peck Indian Reservation was sentenced today to 16 years in…

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Whitehall man sentenced to more than seven years in prison for receiving child pornography | USAO-MT

GREAT FALLS  — A Whitehall man who admitted to downloading child pornography for approximately six years was sentenced on June 16 to seven years and two months in prison, to…

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Butte nurse admits stealing opiates from medical centers | USAO-MT

MISSOULA – A Butte nurse accused of stealing opiates from multiple medical centers in the Butte-area community in 2021 admitted to criminal charges on June 16, U.S. Attorney Jesse Laslovich…

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Chinook man sentenced to six years in prison for trafficking methamphetamine on Fort Belknap Indian Reservation | USAO-MT

GREAT FALLS  — A Chinook man who admitted to trafficking methamphetamine on the Fort Belknap Indian Reservation was sentenced on June 16 to six years in prison to be followed…

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Great Falls man sentenced to prison for firearm crime after shooting an individual in the hand with sawed-off shotgun | USAO-MT

GREAT FALLS  — A Great Falls man who admitted to a firearm crime after shooting another man in the hand with a sawed-off shotgun was sentenced on June 16 to…

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