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UPDATE: Teen charged with two felonies agrees to plea agreement

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UPDATE: Autree Pederson has agreed to a plea deal offered by the State of Montana. Pederson has been charged with two felonies, sexual intercourse without consent and assault with a weapon. By agreeing to the deal, Pederson will plead guilty to both counts but could get reduced sentences for both. For the sexual intercourse without consent charge, the state will recommend 25 years in the state prison, with 15 suspended. For assault with a weapon, the state will ask for 10 years with 5 years suspended. These recommendations could be changed if Pederson commits or is arrested for another crime. 


Just after 5 p.m. Thursday, Great Falls police arrested 19-year-old Autree Pederson after allegedly threatening to pistol whip a loss prevention officer and shopper in the Holiday Village mall parking lot.

Pederson claimed to have a taser, but ditched it after fleeing the scene.

He is now in custody and faces with two counts of felony assault with a weapon....tampering with evidence and criminal possession of dangerous drugs charges.

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