At about 3:50 am, dispatch received a tip that a man wanted out of Missoula County was in the Bozeman area. Gallatin County Deputies and Officers with the Bozeman Police Department verified that there is a Petition to Revoke arrest warrant with an original offense of Attempted Deliberate Homicide for;
Chad Earl Williams.
Law enforcement responded to 406 Yerger Drive and were able to remove a total of five people from the residence leaving Williams alone. Witnesses confirmed that Williams is armed with a 9mm pistol. The City/County Special Response team responded to assist with evacuations and to set up a perimeter. Yerger Drive is a small county neighborhood that is surrounded by the city of Bozeman. Negotiators have been speaking with Williams since 6:30 am. Law enforcement will remain in place until Williams is taken into custody. If there are any pertinent updates, Sheriff Gootkin will notify the press via www.GallatinMedia.org