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Mont. authorities: Hitchhiker shot himself

June 15, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) A West Virginia man who claimed to be the victim of a drive-by shooting along a rural Montana highway while working on a memoir called “Kindness in America” has confessed to shooting himself, authorities said Friday. Continue Reading

Prosecutors want higher bail in Montana shooting

June 12, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

BILLINGS, Mont. Prosecutors say they will seek to increase bail to $100,000 on a suspect being held in the weekend shooting of a hitchhiker outside of Glasgow. Continue Reading

Hiitchhiker writing ‘Kindness’ book shot in Montana

June 11, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

BILLINGS, Mont. A West Virginia man who told authorities he was hitchhiking across the country and writing a memoir about kindness was injured in a seemingly random drive-by shooting near Montana’s booming Bakken Oil Patch. Continue Reading