Posted: Sep 23, 2013 8:18 PM by Cody Proctor - MTN News
Updated: Sep 23, 2013 8:18 PM
Dan Brown has been identified as the man who triggered a stand-off in Cut Bank on Sunday.
He reportedly held his estranged wife hostage for several hours.
Brown, 36-years-old, is charged with aggravated kidnapping, partner/family member assault, and unlawful restraint.
Bond for Brown has been set at $75,000.
Sunday, September 22nd, 2013;
A hostage situation in Cut Bank ended peacefully on Sunday.
The Glacier County Sheriff's Office and Cut Bank Police Department responded to a report of a suicidal man holding a woman hostage at a home in Cut Bank on Sunday.
Authorities set up a perimeter and made contact with the man, who reportedly had a gun.
Officials requested that residents in the area remain in their homes as they began negotiating with the man.
After about four hours, the woman was released unharmed, and the man surrendered to authorities.
The man's name has not been released at this point.
The Glacier County Sheriff's Office tells us that he will face charges of kidnapping, partner/family member assault, and unlawful restraint.