Police arrest man after Montpelier bar shooting

MONTPELIER, Idaho (AP) – Police say a 34-year-old man who fired shots into an eastern Idaho bar after he was told to leave was arrested over the weekend. Montpelier Police Chief Greg Butler says more than a dozen patrons were inside the Hitching Post Bar in Montpelier when Steven Michael Stewart fired off a round from a rifle at about 1 a.m. on Sunday. No one was inured. Police say Stewart fled after the bar shootings and was later arrested at his home. He was booked into the Caribou County Jail.

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