Posted: Sep 23, 2012 9:36 AM by KPAX/KAJ Media Center
Updated: Sep 24, 2012 6:31 AM
KALISPELL- A Kalispell man was shot and killed Saturday night in the Empire Estates subdivision, and another man has been detained for questioning.
A news release from the Kalispell Police Department says they received multiple calls to 911 about gun shots being heard at 8:40 p.m. Officers responded as another call came in saying a man had been shot.
When officers arrived on scene they found the 40-year-old victim had been shot multiple times. A 24-year-old Kalispell man was held for questioning.
The victim died shortly after being transported to the Kalispell Regional Medical Center.
The Kalispell Major Crime Unit and detectives division are in the process of conducting several interviews and investigating the crime scene to determine what exactly happened in the incident.
Names are being withheld until family can be notified.
Decisions on criminal charges will be discussed once the investigation reveals more details of what happened and pending consultation with the County Attorney's office.
We will bring you more information as it becomes available.