Sheriff's report April 10 to April 16, 2023

By Joy Ufford,
Posted 4/20/23

The Sublette County Sheriff’s Office reported 185 calls from April 10 to April 16, including an assault, a disturbance, a family fight, eight wildlife calls, a theft, two vandalisms, 10 911 hangups, 17 suspicious incidents, five traffic complaints, 33 urinalyses and 24 vehicle identification number inspections.

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Sheriff's report April 10 to April 16, 2023


The Sublette County Sheriff’s Office reported 185 calls from April 10 to April 16, including an assault, a disturbance, a family fight, eight wildlife calls, a theft, two vandalisms, 10 911 hangups, 17 suspicious incidents, five traffic complaints, 33 urinalyses and 24 vehicle identification number inspections.

April 10

At 7:32 a.m., an accidental Rapid SOS call did not connect to the 911 system.

At 10:07 a.m., another accidental call came in.

At 10:29 a.m., an injured deer was standing by a highway.

At 10:45 a.m., snow melting off two parked vehicles ran toward a man’s house.

At 2:13 p.m., a suspicious Rapid SOS call came in but not through 911.

At 3:48 p.m., people in a truck shot at rock chucks from the highway, which is not legal.

At 4:21 p.m., a hitchhiker was lingering near a home.

At 5:10 p.m., a group asked about concealed firearm permits.

At 6:22 p.m., a clerk asked about the age limit for tobacco sales.

At 6:44 p.m., Teton County reported an 8-foot-wide avalanche with trees blocked Hoback Canyon.

At 6:54 p.m., a woman on oxygen asked if someone could help get her daughter unstuck.

April 11

At 5:20 a.m., a couple dead antelope were a traffic hazard.

At 7:11 a.m., several dogs including a border collie kept chasing deer and pronghorn.

At 9:35 a.m., a neighbor said a man trespassed the night before; the man said he had permission to be there but didn’t.

At 9:42 a.m., an injured pronghorn was lying near two dead ones on the highway.

At 10:07 a.m., a manager needed help getting into a deceased resident’s apartment.

At 11:08 a.m., animal control called a game warden about a dog chasing wildlife.

At 11:31 a.m., a man saw a hit and run in the Marbleton Clinic’s parking lot.

At 12:12 p.m., an older sedan with a red stripe was moving erratically.

At 12:53 p.m., a person was threatened.

At 3:39 p.m., people were speeding into Hoback Canyon after Highway 191 reopened.

At 4:35 p.m., a friend’s husband was severely drunk and outside yelling.

At 6:24 p.m., a confused moose ran straight into a fence.

At 7:46 p.m., a man who said he worked for the Census made a woman very uncomfortable.

At 8:21 p.m., a deputy helped a person out of their recliner.

At 11:29 p.m., a man reported an attack.

April 12

At 5:35 a.m., a UPS semi with a double load drove swiftly through town.

At 9:28 a.m., vandalism was reported.

At 9:56 a.m., a caller was worried about a woman driver talking to herself and backing up with her truck’s flashers on.

At 10 a.m., a woman reported a hit and run.

At 10:48 a.m., a person was concerned about someone’s living conditions.

At 11:19 a.m., a Wyoming Highway Patrol trooper reported a controlled substance problem.

At 1:04 p.m., a propane leak was reported.

At 3:11 p.m., a parent served with a protection order had custody questions.

At 4:24 p.m., an ex husband violated a protection order by texting a woman.

At 4:37 p.m., a pronghorn was caught in a fence.

At 5:14 p.m., SAFV asked who was present at someone’s house.

At 7:10 p.m., a deputy served an arrest warrant.

At 7:19 p.m., a man alerted SCSO and Game and Fish that his exotic Caracal cat was missing for 24 hours; most people mistake it for a lynx.

At 8:54 p.m., a speeding car drove into a snowbank.

At 9:04 p.m., a woman shouldn’t have been in Ridley’s.

At 9:54 p.m., a semi didn’t yield or stop for an emergency vehicle.

At 10:15 p.m., seven people with dead phones were stranded 42 miles north of LaBarge with a dead car.

April 13

At 2:48 a.m., a man reported a suspicious incident.

At 7:08 a.m., someone had lost luggage or garbage in the highway.

At 7:29 a.m., a black Jeep’s driver passed a car at 100 mph, then pulled over and got behind the car again, flashing the lights.

At 7:49 a.m., a deputy was tending to a sick horse.

At 8:55 a.m., a deputy picked up two male prisoners in Bondurant and took them to Farson.

At 10:13 a.m., an elderly woman talking to herself was making customers uncomfortable.

At 10:29 a.m., a woman reported a scam call from Deputy Pete Adams of Park County.

At 11:47 a.m., a man reported a theft.

At 11:59 a.m., a woman said her husband was violating a protection order.

At 12:44 p.m., a 911 caller said a woman was passing.

At 1:14 p.m., a senior had a medical emergency.

At 3:20 p.m., people inside a store created problems.

At 5:01 p.m., animal control checked on someone feeding deer.

At 8:19 p.m., a game warden said a red dog and red and white dog chased deer near Highway 351.

At 10:02 p.m., a dead deer was on Highway 191.

April 14

At 12:36 a.m., an employee entry burglar alarm went off.

At 2:34 a.m., a suspicious 911 call came in but no one came on the line.

At 1:23 p.m., a stalled semi was blocking Highway 191.

At 2:45 p.m., a woman said a trespasser wouldn’t leave when asked.

At 3:10 p.m., SAFV asked a deputy to help a client.

At 4 p.m., a man received a scam Amazon text to download an app.

At 5:56 p.m., a man got a scam text about a Black & Decker microwave.

At 9:14 p.m., a medical emergency was reported.

At 11:57 p.m., a traffic stop resulted in an alcohol offense.

April 15

At 9:09 a.m., vandals damaged the town park’s bathroom.

At 10:49 a.m., an injured deer was thrashing by Highway 191 near Bomgaars.

At 11:07 a.m., a white Toyota hit a deer.

At 12:05 p.m., a semi driver was shaken up after his steering broke and the trailer jackknifed off Highway 191 near the Hoback Rim.

At 3:03 p.m., a person reported breathing problems.

At 3:10 p.m., a retired WHP trooper and a retired deputy asked to talk to the SCSO about more people speeding with more wildlife out.

At 3:18 p.m., a depressed man took something and wasn’t responding.

At 4:52 p.m., the driver of a dark Ford pulling a horse trailer on Highway 191 was unable to maintain a lane and kept stopping to go to the bathroom.

At 5:02 p.m., a Pinedale deputy talked with an EMS student.

At 7:16 p.m., a deputy requested a blood draw.

At 7:33 p.m., a translator couldn’t understand what someone was saying in a suspicious 911 call.

At 7:43 p.m., a Rapid SOS notification came in.

At 8:19 p.m., the dad was drunk during a family fight.

April 16

At 12:09 a.m., a suspicious Rapid SOS call came in.

At 8:56 a.m., a man said an abandoned calf was alone for a couple days.

At 11:10 a.m., a rancher said a man with a dog wandered into her pasture, convinced of a struggling calf, but the cow just went to the water.

At 1:12 p.m., a deer was caught in a fence.

At 5:28 p.m., another accidental Rapid SOS call came in.

At 7:10 p.m., a caller accidentally called 911 and a separate accidental Rapid SOS call came in.

At 8:14 p.m., Sublette EMS reported a suspicious Subaru parked and running for a long time.

At 9:58 p.m., a woman asked a deputy to check on someone’s welfare.