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Woman Behind Standoff Charged

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COLUMBIA FALLS -

The woman who was shot twice in a Columbia Falls standoff in October is now facing a felony charge.

Michelle Gentry, 54, is charged with assault on a peace officer, according to the Flathead County Attorney's Office.

Nearly a dozen Flathead county SWAT officers went to her house around 2:00 p.m. on October 10 on Eastland Crossroads after getting a report of an armed woman who was suicidal.

An arraignment date has not been set yet.

The officer who fired both shots is now back on duty.

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