Hill County jail inmate attempts escape
Last updated 6/16/2020 at 11:20am
Havre Daily News staff
The Hill County Sheriff’s Office announced that an inmate at the county detention center unsuccessfully attempted to escape custody during a trip to the hospital.
Undersheriff Stan Martin said in a press release that Josh Reid, 41, was taken to the Northern Montana Hospital emergency room Friday about 9:29 p.m. with a detention center officer on standby with Reid.
Reid was being held in the jail on pending charges of partner or family member assault, burglary and probation violation.
At about 11:03 p.m., Martin said in the release, Reid was in the process of bei...