Law enforcement is asking for the public’s help in locating a fugitive, possibly still in the Billings area.
Brian Prettyweasel (photo attached) is wanted on warrants in Yellowstone County and is considered a person of interest in Thursday’s theft and shooting near Shepherd. Prettyweasel is also a suspect in a vehicle theft and shots being fired from a vehicle in Big Horn County, early this morning.
The stolen vehicle was located this morning on private property off Thornton Rd. in Yellowstone County after a pursuit early this morning. The manhunt in the area ended after it was determined Prettyweasel and another male were transported to the area of Jackson Street and King Ave. East at about 7:30 this morning.
Prettyweasel is described as a 29 year old Native American over 6 feet tall, approximately 185 lbs,
He should be considered armed and dangerous and citizens are advised not to approach him. Anyone with information is asked to call 911 or your local law enforcement.