Billings Blue Basket Robbed In The Heights

April 11, 2016



DATE:          4/11/2016   04:17 hrs



LOCATION:  2347 Main Street  (Casey’s Corner / Blue Basket)



 According to Sergeant Shane Winden of the Billings Police Department he stated that at 04:17 hrs, Billings Police Officers responded to the report of a robbery which had occurred at the Blue Basket convenience store located at 2347 Main St in the Heights. 


An unknown male entered the store, pointed a handgun at the clerk and demanded money.  The clerk attempted to call 911 from a cell phone at which point the suspect fired the pistol at the clerk striking the phone. 


The bullet destroyed the phone and exited through a store window.  The suspect’s gun jammed and the suspect fled out of the business without gaining any money. 


The store clerk was uninjured in the incident.  The suspect was wearing a black hoodie with a bandanna concealing his face.  The convenience store was closed for a short time while officers and detectives processed the crime scene. 





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