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By: Donald Cyphers Investigative reporter
Syndicated by: Montana News
Billings transient Presley Shane Mattingly, Assaults Yellowstone County Deputy Sheriff with bodily fluid making contact with the Deputies, own saliva.
In Montana the reads that if a person purposefully assaults another person with any bodily fluid, then that is considered an assault.
In this case, on May 2, 2019, Yellowstone County Deputy Etter and Deputy Watson and CPL Nichols were dispatched to 1030 Hwy 87East which is the location of the Town Pump.
An employee who works at the Town Pump called 911 due to a male subject that was passed out in one of the men's toilets stall. When the Deputies arrived the located Presley Shane Mattingly sound asleep on the floor of the bathroom inside of the toilet stall with the toilet stall door locked and securely shut.
The Deputies tried multiple times to waken Mattingly by clapping their hands and talking very loudly all of which failed to stir Mattingly out of his deep sleep.
Next, to his body, Presley Shane Mattingly had several alcoholic beverages that were High Steel reserve brand cans on the floor and sitting on the toilet paper dispenser.
After all, attempts failed in rousing the intoxicated and sleeping man, Deputy Etter reached down and started to perform a sternum rub to see if he was awake and breathing.
Presely Shane Mattingly immediately awakened and starting cursing at Deputy Etter and took a swing at Deputy Etter, missing, fortunately.
Presley Shane Mattingly was cursing and stated that Deputy Etter was a "Mother Fucker."
The deputies were able to get Mattingly on his feet and began to remove him from the building. Mattingly was physically and verbally aggressive with the deputies.
Mattingly aggressively took several steps towards the Deputies in an attempt to "Fuck You Up." Finally, after struggling with all three deputies, they were able to constrain Mattingly and get his hand into handcuffs.
At one point the Deputies were forced to drag Mattingly to one of the Sheriff Vehicles as Mattingly was making it very difficult to move him from the building to the Sheriff's vehicle.
Once Mattingly was placed in a transport Law Enforcement vehicle, Deputy Etter leaned in to secure the seat belt around Mattingly who promptly spit in the face of the Yellowstone County Deputy Etter. The Spit of Mattingly entered into the mouth of Deputy Etter placing Deputy Etter in Great unknown medical harm for diseases.
This article was published by: Donald Cyphers Investigative reporter License# USPA-ID-US/VI-01/29995