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Apparent double homicide in Ravalli County

Ravalli County Sheriff's Office
Posted at 10:28 PM, Mar 10, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-11 09:50:18-04

STEVENSVILLE — Two people were found dead east of Stevensville Tuesday night.

Ravalli County Sheriff Steve Holton told MTN News that this incident may have started as a domestic dispute.

It is unknown what happened, but now two people are dead in an apparent homicide shortly before 7 p.m.

The names of the victims have not been released.

Sheriff Holton confirmed the man taken into custody from the Missoula car chase on Tuesday night is a suspect in the double homicide.

Ravalli County Sheriff Holton says there is no further danger to the public in the area and told MTN the investigation will continue tomorrow.

We will update as we receive more information.