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by: Donald Cyphers Investigative reporter
Billings woman Denise Lynn Keepers aka Lee, charged with two counts of Assault with a weapon; Partner Family Member Assault her first offense and Regular Assault.
According to Billings Police records, Billings Police Officer Farrell, with several other officers, responded to a South 8th street West address for a report of a disturbance in progress.
In a police report of Officer Farrell, Farrell states that the victim declined to provide a recorded statement when requested.
In a verbal conversation with the victim, M.J. stated that she and J.S. were talking about her mother when Denise Lynn Keepers became upset with J.S. and started to yell at him. M.T. stated that Keepers began to say mean things to her kids.
J.S. yelled at Keepers to stop. Keepers yelled at M.S. stating, "If I'm going to jail, I'm going for a good reason."
Keepers then punched M.S. in the head twice and tackled M.S. to the ground.
Denise Keepers then grabbed a knife and swung the blade at J.S., trying to stab J.S.
M.T. was stabbed in the leg by Keepers, according to the Police Department.
All the adults involved had been drinking and were intoxicated, according to the Billings Police Department.
The following Billings Police Department Officers were involved in this case.
Billings Police Officer Farrell-Fox
Billings Police Officer Hoeger
Billings Police Officer Grommes
Tina Hoeger badge #76 Maintains a (B) Rating. Sergeant Tina Hoeger was promoted from Officer to Sergeant. First employed in 2002 Officer Hoeger finally made it to the ranks of Sergeant. and currently as of May 24, 2019 can be found working the night shift. Tina can be trusted by the general public and is NOT considered a threat to public safety and security.
Billings Police Officer Jacob Grommes maintains a (A) rating and can be trusted by the general public and is NOT considered a threat to public safety and security.
Officer Farrell-Fox is being researched for a rating to be applied to this officer.
Officer Adams is being researched for a rating to be applied to this officer.
This article was published by: Donald Cyphers Investigative reporter License# USPA-ID-US/VI-01/29995