Missoula law enforcement agencies were on the lookout last week for two suspects who allegedly smashed car windows at several businesses and stole items such as purses, wallets, checkbooks and credit cards.
33 year-old Solomon Bjorlie-Flaten was in the Missoula County Jail on $100,000 bail on Tuesday after allegedly attempting to shoot a man several times with a pistol that misfired, and then fought with the victim further injuring him.
A Stevensville man accused of breaking into a couple’s home and then robbing them at gunpoint during Christmas weekend last December, was caught by Missoula Police Wednesday night around 6:00 p.m., apparently trying to break into a different home.
33 year-old Carissa Lynn Kopp was arrested not long after Thomas Dempsey and Nick West in relation to the robbery and carjacking incident that occurred on Friday, May 27, as an accomplice in the incident.
The Washington State woman whose family was carjacked last Friday in Missoula and lived through a terrifying high speed chase, and kissed her children goodbye not knowing if she would ever see them again, spoke to KGVO news about her ordeal from her home.