CHOTEAU, Mont. (AP) — A Montana man is charged with killing one other man who tried to forestall him from driving whereas intoxicated after a celebration on the sufferer’s home close to Fairfield, Teton County officers stated.
Erin Elliott Holcomb of Solar River pleaded not responsible Monday to deliberate murder within the dying of Trysten Fellers, 22, of Fairfield. Holcomb’s bail was set at $100,000. He has not but been appointed a public defender, court docket officers stated.
Fellers was attempting to get Holcomb to just accept a experience residence early Friday after a number of individuals turned extremely intoxicated at a gathering of mates at Fellers’ home, court docket data stated.
Holcomb, nonetheless, wouldn’t get out of the driving force’s seat of a pickup truck. Fellers known as his father, who lives close by, for assist. The confrontation between Fellers and Holcomb ended with Fellers being shot within the neck.
Earl “Sonny” Fellers informed deputies that he heard the gunshot and as he ran towards his son he handed Holcomb who was on his telephone saying: “I simply shot any person, come and get me,” court docket data stated.
Holcomb tried to drive a farm truck away from the scene, however it received caught within the mud, prosecutors stated. Holcomb was arrested. He declined to present an announcement to investigators, court docket data stated.