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Manhunt continues for suspect in Lolo crime spree

Treylind James Lafley
Posted at 9:52 AM, Dec 08, 2020
and last updated 2020-12-08 11:58:54-05

MISSOULA — The search is continuing for a man who is wanted in connection with a recent crime spree in the Lolo area.

Missoula County Undersheriff Rich Maricelli said on Tuesday morning that law enforcement worked throughout the night in the Bonner and West Riverside area searching for 19-year-old Treylind James Lafley.

The Missoula County Sheriff’s Office is asking that residents continue to secure their residences and vehicles and be ever vigilant for any suspicious activity in the area.

Undersheriff Maricelli is stressing that Lafley should is considered to be armed and dangerous and should not be approached. Anyone who sees Lafley is urged to immediately report any possible sightings to 911.

Lafley was arrested earlier this year in connection with a September 2019 shooting incident in Missoula’s South Hills.

Suspect of Lolo thefts currently being tracked