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Butte businesses' windows reportedly smashed by man wanting to get arrested

Posted at 11:31 AM, Sep 10, 2019
and last updated 2019-09-10 13:44:14-04

BUTTE — A man is accused of breaking several storefront windows in Butte, claiming that he did it to get arrested.

Butte police said Andrew Strumpfer broke three storefront windows on Park Street using rocks and broken concrete. It happened around 11 p.m. Saturday.

Police said Strumpfer told them he wanted to get arrested because he has warrants on him in Butte and Billings.

He remains jailed Monday.