Updated: Oct 26, 2020
October 25th, 2020
Media Contact: John Moore Ennis Police Chief
(406) 748-7478 (o)
(406) 848-0601 (f)
** UPDATED 10/25/2020 **
Joint Press Release from Madison County Sheriff’s Office and Ennis Police Department
The Madison County Sheriff’s Office has identified the victim as Nicole Watson a 36-year-old female from Helena, Montana. Watson died at Madison Valley Medical Center in Ennis, Montana.
The investigation is ongoing and information will be released as it becomes available.
Previously released information:
On October 23rd, 2020 at approximately 1401 hours the Madison County Sheriff’s Office Dispatch Center received information regarding a gunshot within Ennis Town Limits.
The Ennis Police Department, Madison County Sheriff’s Office, and United States Forest Service Law Enforcement with Ennis Ambulance responded to the scene.
A female has died as a result of the gunshot wound. One male suspect is in custody and there is no threat to the community.
Rick Park a 53-year-old male from Ennis Montana is being held on charges of Deliberate Homicide and Assault with a Weapon.
Chief of Police
Ennis Police Department
Madison County Sheriff’s Office