MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) - A Level 3 sex offender who has spent 20 of the last 22 years in prison faces another 10 years for using two false addresses when registering as a sex offender in Missoula. The Missoulian reports 44-year-old Scott David Wright was sentenced this week on a conviction for failing to register as a sex offender.
GREAT FALLS, Mont. (AP) - Cascade County officials have released the name of a 22-year-old man who died in a rollover crash on Fox Farm Road just south of Great Falls. The sheriff's office says Joshua Pinocci of Great Falls died at the scene of the crash Wednesday night. A man riding with him was injured.
MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) - Police and the Missoula County sheriff's office are investigating after a man's body was found in the Clark Fork River in Missoula. Passers-by reported seeing the body in the water Wednesday. Officers say the man was a 60-year-old Missoula resident. His name hasn't been released.
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) - The Montana Highway Patrol is turning to some four-legged help in its effort to prevent drug trafficking on interstates 90 and 94. The state has added six K-9 narcotics units and a seventh dog that is trained to detect explosives. Attorney General Tim Fox says drug trafficking is a growing problem in Montana, especially in and around the Bakken area.
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