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WANTED: Suspects in armed home invasion

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The Federal Bureau of Investigation is asking for the public's help in their search for 27-year-old Melissa Shurtliff and 34-year-old Jamie Milsten. 

According to the FBI, the two are suspects in a home invasion where their accomplice, who is currently in custody, held victims of the home invasion at gunpoint. That accomplice was armed with a double-barreled sawed-off shotgun. 

While holding them at gunpoint, the FBI says Milsten allegedly searched the residence for money and drugs. The two then allegedly fled the scene with the alleged getaway driver, Shurtliff. 

A federal arrest warrant was issued for Shurtliff and Milsten in the United States District Court, District of Montana, Helena Division, on April 6, 2018. The two were charged with conspiracy to commit robbery affecting commerce, robbery affecting commerce, and possession of a firearm in furtherance of a crime of violence. 

If you have any information concerning these persons, please contact your local FBI office. Tipsters can call the FBI Salt Lake City Field Office at (801) 579-1400.

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