Are Butte Robbery Suspects in Billings?
On Monday, December 30th two heartless 30 year olds made a decision to rob an elderly mans business in Butte, and then steal his car and are on the run.A white male, 30 years old, identified as Dale Edward Wallace and a white female, 30 year old, Sarah Jo Johnson are accused of pointing a large-caliber gun at the owner of a coin shop and leaving him tied-up in the back room at 1867 Harrison Ave in Butte. After about 30 minutes, the owner was able to break free and call authorities.
The suspects dumped the store owners 1999 Buick Park Avenue in Rocker outside of Butte. It was left at a Motel in the small town off of I-90.
Wallace served time with the Montana Department of Corrections for forgery and Johnson which by the way she is also known as Sarah Jo Hoy served time for assault on a minor out of Missoula County. She is currently on probation out of Butte.
The two had a last known address in Butte. Further investigation shows the two suspects may have headed to the Billings area in a 2014 White Jeep Commando. This may be a rented vehicle.
If you have information, you are asked to call the Butte-Silver Bow Law Enforcement Department at 406-497-1120 or Capt. Jerome McCarthy at 406-497-1124 or simply call 911.