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Billings police investigate homicide.

Posted at 9:54 AM, Jun 11, 2018
and last updated 2018-06-11 11:54:11-04

BILLINGS – Billings police are investigating a homicide.

According to a press release issued Monday morning, at about 8 p.m. Sunday an elderly man was abducted during an attempted car-jacking near North 15th Street and Broadwater Avenue.

The victim, whose name has not yet been released, and a suspect identified as Donald Gray Jr, a transient from North Carolina, struggled during which time the victim suffered fatal injuries.

Gray was stopped by a Billings officer shortly after the homicide and was arrested. 

The victim died at the scene. 

Gray was arrested and transported to YCDF and remanded for deliberate homicide, possession of stolen property and obstructing a peace officer. 

Police detectives are still investigating and more charges may follow.