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Billings police chief to hold press conference Wednesday on fatal shooting

Posted at 9:48 AM, Feb 16, 2022
and last updated 2022-02-16 12:01:01-05

BILLINGS - Billings Police Chief Rich St. John is scheduled to hold a press conference Wednesday to provide information on a fatal police shooting.

The shooting happened Tuesday evening on the 100 block of Seventh Street West. Initial reports from police state a man with a gun was shot by officers outside a residence.

No officers were injured in the incident.

The press conference is scheduled to begin at 12 noon. Watch it live on the Q2 Facebook page.

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The fatal shooting is the latest violent incident in Billings and across Montana since the start of the new year. Watch the video below for the latest:

Taking a look at recent shootings in Billings