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Butte woman holds intruder at gunpoint until police arrive

Posted at 1:04 PM, Jul 28, 2020
and last updated 2020-07-28 15:04:18-04

BUTTE — A Butte woman returned to her home on Florence Avenue Friday evening to find a strange man asleep on her couch.

She held the man at gunpoint until police arrived and arrested Michael Berberick of Billings, who was found with a pistol and brass knuckles.

Berberick allegedly told police he thought he was in Billings.

He remained jailed Monday and faces charges, including a parole violation.