UPDATED: Billings PD Respond to Shooting on Rims Near ‘Lollipop’ Water Tower
The victim in the shooting that occurred on January 21, 2021, has died. The Billings Police Department is now treating the case as a homicide. Per the BPD, detectives are continuing to investigate and there have been no arrests.
The Billings Police Department responded to a "reported shooting" around 4:30pm today (Thursday) on Highway 3 near the Billings Logan International Airport, according to a post on the @BillingsPD Twitter page.
A man was located by authorities with a "serious injury" near the "lollipop water tower" along the Rims, and was transported to a local hospital. Detectives are currently on the scene of the incident.
There's no danger to the public, and Highway 3 remains open while the investigation into the shooting continues, according to the post by Lt. Finnegan from the Billings Police Department.
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