Man charged after pursuit in 3 counties
A Dodson man has been charged with felony assault on a peace officer after he exchanged gunfire with a Fort Belknap police officer, the Phillips County Sheriff's Office said today.
The man is accused of firing at the officer after leading deputies on a high-speed chase that began in Havre on Thursday morning, Havre police said.
Travis Wing, 19, is being held in the Hill County Detention Center on $100,000 bond for the assault charge.
The police pursuit began after a Havre woman reported at 2:50 a.m. Thursday that her 1995 Chrysler New Yorker had been stolen, police said.
Deputies spotted th...