Category: Montana District

Ex-manager of Flathead irrigation board sentenced to one year in prison for embezzlement | USAO-MT

MISSOULA — The former executive manager of a Flathead area irrigation board was sentenced to prison on Tuesday after she admitted stealing from the organization to buy personal items like…

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Man pleads not guilty to first degree murder on Crow Indian Reservation | USAO-MT

BILLINGS – A man pleaded not guilty today to an indictment charging him with first degree murder and other crimes in the shooting death of a victim and wounding of…

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U.S. Attorney Kurt Alme announces resignation | USAO-MT

BILLINGS — United States Attorney Kurt Alme today announced his resignation as the U. S. Attorney for the District of Montana effective Dec. 2, 2020. A Montana native graduating high…

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

BILLINGS – A Laurel man who estimated he sold nearly a pound a methamphetamine a week for the past year admitted drug trafficking and firearms crimes today after law enforcement…

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First degree murder, assault and firearms charges filed against man in Crow Indian Reservation shooting | USAO-MT

BILLINGS – An indictment filed in U.S. District Court on Thursday charges a Pryor man suspected in the fatal shooting of a woman and wounding of a man on the…

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Man admits armed robbery of Billings convenience store | USAO-MT

BILLINGS – A man today admitted allegations that he held up a convenience store in Billings and shot the clerk before leaving in a pickup truck, U.S. Attorney Kurt Alme…

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Lame Deer man sentenced more than 10 years in prison in attempted sexual abuse of minor | USAO-MT

BILLINGS—A Lame Deer man who admitted attempting to sexually abuse a minor was sentenced today to 10 years and one month in prison and 10 years of supervised release, U.S….

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Jury convicts Wolf Point man of assaulting, abusing minor | USAO-MT

Great Falls – A federal jury today convicted a Wolf Point man accused of assaulting and abusing a minor on the Fort Peck Indian Reservation, U.S. Attorney Kurt Alme said….

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Great Falls meth, heroin dealer sentenced to prison | USAO-MT

GREAT FALLS — A Great Falls man, whom law enforcement officers revived from a drug overdose and later arrested after a chase, was sentenced today to six years in prison…

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