Yesterday at about 2:45 PM a domestic disturbance occurred in the City of Belgrade.

The incident occurring between an adult woman and an adult male.

The woman was assaulted inside a business at 90 N. Kennedy and was able to escape.

Once escaping the building the adult male followed her.

The victim received assistance from people in the area until officials responded.

The male returned to 90 N. Kennedy.

The female victim said that she had been strangled and threatened with a gun.

Officers went to 90 N. Kennedy and following a several hour standoff the man was taken into custody at 10:30 PM.

The suspect's name is David Harold Hixson, he is 56 years old.

We will update you with more when information is available. 

First update 7:59 AM Tuesday 

Reporter, Wake Up Montana

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