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Billings man arrested on suspicion of killing his mother

Posted at 6:06 PM, Jan 11, 2021
and last updated 2021-01-12 15:18:23-05

(Update 5:15 p.m.) One man is in custody after police said he killed his mother in a south Billings apartment, according to Billings Police Lt. Dave Cardillo.

Cardillo told MTN News that a patrol officer found the man in the area of the 100 block of Calhoun Lane, where police found the body of the woman.

Police responded to the apartment at 2:18 p.m. and found the woman's body.

Cardillo did not say how she died; the names of the man and his mother have not yet been released.

Police found a body Monday afternoon in a south Billings apartment following an investigation into a disturbance.

Sgt. Bret Becker wrote in a tweet that police were responding to a "disturbance" on Calhoun Lane and found the body of a dead woman in the apartment.

Detectives are on the scene and investigating.

This is a developing story.