Lake County authorities investigate homicide, man in custody


BOZEMAN, Mont. - Lake County authorities say a Pablo man is dead and another is in custody on charges of deliberate homicide.

Authorities say 28-year-old Ryan Black shot and killed 34-year-old Johnny McKeever early Saturday morning outside of Black's residence south of Pablo on Old Highway 93.

According to a press release from Lake County Sheriff Don Bell, Black was arrested and was held on a charge of deliberate homicide and an investigation by Lake County Sheriff's Office Detectives continues. McKeever's remains are currently at the Montana State Crime Lab awaiting autopsy.

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