Billings Man Clocked at 134 mph Gets DUI
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A Billings man faces a felony charge of driving under the influence after a Montana Highway Patrol trooper clocked his car traveling 134 mph in a 50 mph zone.
The Billings Gazette reports 32-year-old Shaun Kachina Bell made an initial appearance in Justice Court Monday for the DUI, felony criminal endangerment and misdemeanor charges for speeding and driving without a license or proof of insurance.
His bail was set at $15,000.
Prosecutors allege Bell was speeding at about 10:30 p.m. on Sunday. Trooper Kyle Hayter followed Bell into the Billings city limits and pulled him over. The trooper said there was a man passed out in the passenger seat.
Court records say Bell has three previous DUI convictions.