On 01/11/2021, at about 2:48 PM, Officers with the Billings Police Department (BPD) were dispatched to 143 Calhoun, for a report of a physical disturbance in progress. Upon arrival Officers located a 41 year old female, from Billings, deceased in the living room with injuries consistent with a cutting instrument.
Officers arrested 20 year old Billings man, Beau Papin, for Deliberate Homicide a couple hours later when he returned to the scene. The victim and suspect were related and lived together. He is currently in custody at YCDF.
Detectives with the Investigations Division are handling the case. Please refer to charging documents for additional details. As per normal practice the County Coroner will release the name of the deceased and manner of death after autopsy and notification of family.