Man indicted in 2 deaths has criminal past

By John L. Braese

The Enterprise

An Idaho man accused of murdering his ex-wife and a Vale man last week has a criminal record dating back 25 years, including time in the Oregon prison system.

Anthony Montwheeler, 49, was indicted by a Malheur County grand jury on Jan. 12 for murder, first-degree kidnapping and first-degree assault.

The new crimes occurred 23 days after Oregon state officials released him from supervision from an . . .

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