Posted: Sep 3, 2013 8:30 PM by Claire Anderson - MTN News
Updated: Sep 3, 2013 8:31 PM
GREAT FALLS - The man who broke into a Great Falls apartment building and later died has been identified as 46-year-old Mark Anthony Chapman.
Authorities responded to the the Bitterroot apartment building on Saturday after Chapman reportedly entered the building through an unlocked side door.
Officials say residents called the police after seeing a man carrying two knives roaming the hallways of several different floors.
According to police, Chapman broke into a third-floor apartment and then jumped out of an open window.
Officers responded and found him unresponsive outside on the sidewalk.
Chapman was taken to Benefis hospital and later died.
His body has been sent to the State Crime Lab in Missoula.
Officials are awaiting the results of a toxicology report, which may take several weeks.