UPDATE---8:30 p.m.

The Missoula County Sheriff’s Office is searching for a felony theft subject who is considered to be armed and dangerous.

Public Information Officer Jeanette Smith said late Wednesday night that Jordan Randal Christensen is at large and the search is underway on both sides of the Clark Fork River in the vicinity of the old Frenchtown Pulp Mill in Frenchtown.

Christensen described as being six feet tall and weighing 195 pounds with brown eyes and black hair and is believed to be wearing dark clothing.

The Sherriff’s office is urging residents in the area to ensure that their homes are well lit and secure, including locking all automobiles.

Do not attempt to approach the suspect, but call 9-1-1 immediately.


Missoula County Sheriff’s Office Public Information Officer Jeannette Smith posted the following message on Facebook on Wednesday afternoon.

‘Please avoid the Frenchtown Mill area!

Missoula County Sheriff's Deputies, assisted by Missoula City Police Officers, are currently in pursuit of two felony theft suspects near the Frenchtown Mill.  The suspects are dressed in dark clothing and on foot.  Canines are in route and will be utilized during the search. If you have any information or see the suspects please do not approach!  Call 9-1-1 immediately.

A third suspect is currently in custody.  Additional information will be provided as it becomes available.’


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