Investigation Of Westzstein Death Continues
February 16, 2022
Sidney, MT – Feb. 17 – The investigation into the death of Christopher Wetzstein continues. SPD detective and Montana DCI investigators have worked tirelessly on this case, and are continuing to actively pursue leads and collect evidence. Due to the active nature of this investigation, through no further details are available at this time. However, additional information on this case will be made available to the public at the appropriate time.
Some in the community have expressed frustration with what they perceive as a lack of transparency on this case because of the limited information that has been released to the public. That is understandable, however, our priority is to obtain justice for Christopher Wetzstein and his family. That being said, we cannot release any additional information without compromising the integrity of the investigation. As stated above, additional information on this case will be made available to the public at the appropriate time.
Based upon our understanding of this particular incident, both initially and throughout the investigation, there has been no information that indicates that the safety of the public was or is at risk. The safety of this community is one of our primary concerns, and the community can be assured that if this agency receives information of a credible threat that information will be communicated immediately.