HELENA WALKAWAY ARRESTED IN BUTTE
Butte police were tipped off Wednesday that a walk-away from the Helena Pre-release Center convicted in 2010 of punching a woman in the face with a chain in Billings was in the vicinity of St. James Healthcare. Officers found Joshua Little Bird, 27, sitting in a chair in the entrance to the hospital and arrested him without incident around 4 p.m. Little Bird failed to return from work on April 22 and was placed on the Montana Department of Corrections most wanted escapees list. He remains in Butte jail on two out-of-jurisdiction felony warrants for the Montana State Prison.
FALSE UNEMPLOYMENT CLAIMS
A man wanted in Flathead County on charges that he made false unemployment claims was arrested in Butte on Wednesday. Allen Dancy, 40, had a bench warrant issued in Silver Bow County.