Cascade County officials searching for missing judge

Posted at 4:28 PM, Mar 01, 2019
and last updated 2019-03-01 18:28:06-05

Officials in Cascade County are searching for a man missing off of Missouri Bend Road south of Great Falls.

According to Cascade County Sheriff Jesse Slaughter, the man is Judge John Parker of the 8th Judicial District. The call came in around 2:30 p.m.

Sheriff Slaughter told MTN News it is believed Parker went after a small black and white lab/boxer mix dog. He added there’s a possibility Parker was not dressed appropriately for the weather. He may be wearing a gray suit.

Authorities have requested help from Malmstrom Air Force Base for use of a helicopter.

The Cascade County Sheriff’s Office, Great Falls Police Department, Great Falls Emergency Services, and Cascade County Search and Rescue have all responded.

Anyone with information is asked to call 911 immediately.

We will update you with any new information.