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Woman Behind Standoff Pleads Not Guilty

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The suicidal woman behind a Columbia Falls standoff pleads not guilty in Flathead District Court on December 12, in front of her daughter.

As part of the terms of her release, Michelle Gentry, 54, was asked not to drink alcohol or enter any bars or casinos.

Prosecutors mentioned they think alcohol might have been a factor in the standoff.

On October 10, after three hours of negotiations, Gentry was shot twice by a Flathead SWAT officer.

Gentry will be in court next on March 5.

Her trial is set for April 28.

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