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By: Donald Cyphers Investigative reporter
Syndicated by: Montana News
Dushane Thomas Rowland arrested for Assault with a weapon and violation of Partner Member Assault no Contact Order.
Sunday, December 1, 2019, Billings police sent to a report of a disturbance call on Ave C that dispatchers could hear someone yelling that a person had a knife. Officers Sing and Sutton arrived in the 2300 block area of Ave C.
According to the caller, B.R. stated Dushane was her boyfriend and that he verbally threatened to hit her and stab her with his knife.
A month earlier, Dushane Rowland was arrested and given a No Contact Order prohibiting Dushane Rowland from having contact with his girlfriend B.R. In that case; he was charged with a Partner Family Member Assault.
On October 24, 201`9, against his girlfriend B.R... As part of his conditions for release, Dushane Rowland was issued by the court a no-contact order that prohibited having contact with B.R.
B.R. was drinking with her boyfriend Dushane Rowland when a cousin of B.R. came over to the house, which upset Rowland.
A verbal argument started, and B.R. had to intervene. Rowland acted like he was going to hit his girlfriend, B.R.
Rowland picked up a knife and opened the blade, and acted like he was going to stab his girlfriend according to the victim B.R.
Rowland and B.R. had been dating for about six years and have had a volatile on-off relationship for most of the six years.
This article was published by: Donald Cyphers Investigative reporter License# USPA-ID-US/VI-01/29995