An arrest has been made in connection to the deceased male that was found in a room at the Tiger Town Motel in Ballantine, early Saturday.
According to a press release from Yellowstone County Sheriff Mike Linder, James R. Eder, 32, was arrested at around 4:30 p.m. Saturday.
Sheriff’s Deputies and BPD Officers made the arrest at 7 Alderson Avenue.
Linder stated that Eder cooperated by walking out of the house once a perimeter was established.
Eder was booked into the Yellowstone Co. Detention Facility on a charge of homicide.
The ID of the male victim, is not being released at this time, pending notification of relatives.
A motive has not yet been established but he investigation is continuing.