Connect with us


Marshals arrest escaped Montana inmate on run for week




BUTTE – An inmate who escaped from a county jail in western Montana is back in custody after a week on the run.

The “Montana Standard” reports that U.S. Marshals arrested 27-year-old Tory Gee of Sheridan on Oct. 18 on a farm outside Charlo north of Missoula after a foot chase.

The U.S. Marshal for Montana, Rod Ostermiller, said authorities had received a tip that Gee might be hiding in an outbuilding there.

Gee escaped from the Jefferson County jail on Oct. 11 and is suspected of stealing two pickups while he was at large.

He was arrested on Aug. 17 on suspicion of assault with a weapon while on probation and has previous convictions for assault with a weapon and burglary. He is registered as a violent offender in Montana.

Upcoming Events

november, 2019

Filter Events

19nov6:15 pm8:45 pmBingo6:15 pm - 8:45 pm Gallatin Riverhouse Grill

19nov6:15 pm8:45 pmBingo6:15 pm - 8:45 pm Gallatin Riverhouse Grill

20nov6:30 pm7:30 pmAwareness Wednesday Could you benefit from Naturopathic Medicine6:30 pm - 7:30 pm Santosha Wellness Center

27nov3:00 pm6:00 pmThe Wilson Friendsgiving Dinner3:00 pm - 6:00 pm The Wilson Hotel - Residence Inn Big Sky