Shot Fired in Lodge Grass Led to School Lockdown

No one was injured and a suspect was arrested

By Dillon Tabish

BILLINGS — Law enforcement officers in Lodge Grass arrested a man who had reportedly been driving around town firing a gun.

No one was injured.

Big Horn County Sheriff Robert Simpson tells The Billings Gazette the shots were fired in the downtown area at about 10 a.m. Monday. Interim Superintendent Victoria Falls Down says Lodge Grass schools were put on lockdown as a precaution. The lockdown was lifted at about 1:45 p.m.

The man was arrested at about 2:30 p.m. His name has not been released.

The Bureau of Indian Affairs is investigating the shooting.

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