1 person dead in shooting in Hungry Horse; suspect arrested

Posted at 10:05 AM, Apr 26, 2018
and last updated 2018-04-26 12:05:47-04

The Flathead County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the shooting death of a man in Hungry Horse.

According to a press release from Flathead County Sheriff Chuck Curry, deputies were dispatched at about 11:40 pm on Wednesday to a Hungry Horse residence.

Deputies found a man with a single gunshot wound to the chest, who was deceased. They identified the man as Bradley Allen Winters, 33 years old.

According to the Sheriff’s Office, the initial investigation revealed that several people were involved in a physical altercation outside the victim’s residence.

During the fight one of the people involved produced a handgun; several rounds were fired, and one struck Winters in the chest. 

The suspect has been identified James William Quen, 47 years old, of Martin City.

Quen was located shortly before 1 am  and was arrested on a charge of deliberate homicide.

Quen is being held in the Flathead County Jail pending filing of formal charges.

We will update you when we get more information.

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