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Downtown Billings stabbing under investigation

Posted at 3:30 PM, Jul 30, 2019
and last updated 2019-07-30 17:31:20-04
Billings Stabbing
The Billings Fire Department remained on scene on 7.30.19 after a stabbing was reported near the Billings Public Library (MTN News Photo)

BILLINGS – A man was stabbed early Tuesday morning in downtown Billings.

The Billings Police Department shared information about the incident via Tweet stating that the incident was reported at 4:44 a.m. Tuesday near the library.

Billings Police Sgt. Tina Hoeger said the 32-year-old had lacerations to his face and neck. He was taken to the hospital.

The severity of the stab wounds, information about a suspect, and his current condition was not released.

An investigation into the incident is underway.


19-54935 Stabbing reported at 7/30/19 @ approx 0444 hrs in the area of the Library. A 32 year old male victim was transported to hospital with lacerations to his neck and face. Detectives on scene. Investigation ongoing. Sgt Hoeger.

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-Victoria Hill reporting for MTN News