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Billings police investigate shooting in the Heights

Posted at 10:18 AM, Jan 24, 2023
and last updated 2023-01-24 12:18:43-05

BILLINGS - The Billings Police Department is investigating a shooting in the Heights.

Police said on a social media post published at 11:44 p.m. Monday that officers responded to a shooting outside 1225 Lake Elmo Dr.

A suspect and a victim both fled, police said. The victim was not immediately located and it was unclear if he was hit by gunfire.

The suspect was located a few blocks away in a vehicle and was taken into custody after a short standoff, police said.

No further information was released.