Sheriff's report Dec. 27 - Jan. 2

By Joy Ufford,
Posted 1/5/23

The Sublette County Sheriff’s Office was closed over Christmas and on Monday, Jan. 2.

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Sheriff's report Dec. 27 - Jan. 2


The Sublette County Sheriff’s Office was closed over Christmas and on Monday, Jan. 2.

Dec. 27

At 5:26 a.m., a deer was covered in blood.

At 6:58 a.m., Wyoming Highway Patrol reported a truck slid on black ice and rolled; the driver looked pretty banged up.

At 9:08 a.m., a Pinedale employee found vandalism in the skate park bathroom.

At 9:24 a.m., a black Dodge pulling a flatbed couldn’t keep in its lane.

At 10:35 a.m., a neighbor was harassing the caller.

At 10:51 a.m., a deputy trained at the Daniel shooting range.

At 2:34 p.m., a deputy was asked to check on a juvenile’s welfare.

At 2:34 p.m., a man needed to get into a friend’s house to check the water.

At 4:35 p.m., a counselor was contacted for a mental-health issue.

At 5:24 p.m., a medical emergency was reported.

At 7:45 p.m., dispatch tried to follow up on a 911 hangup call.

At 9:36 p.m., a GMC Sierra hit a deer on Highway 189.

At 10:59 p.m., a front desk clerk got a call from someone who said he was with the Sublette County Sheriff’s Office. It was fraudulent.

Dec. 28

At 12:13 a.m., a fire alarm went off when a wood-stove fire got too smoky.

At 1:04 a.m., cows were on Highway 191 between the Boulder store and fish hatchery.

At 2:26 a.m., a deer carcass and vehicle parts on the road were traffic hazards.

At 6:06 a.m., a woman reported hitting a deer the night before.

At 6:28 a.m., a semi was parked in lane of travel on Highway 191 with its curtains drawn and all lights off.

At 7:21 a.m., an SCSO employee backed into a county employee’s vehicle while leaving work.

At 8:48 a.m., Sublette County Unified Fire is investigating a suspicious incident.

At 10:34 a.m., a woman’s phone screen shattered and she couldn’t turn off the alarm.

At 11:04 a.m., a person’s background check was run for a firearm transaction.

At 2:17 p.m., a man called about a possible insurance fraud in his name; it was a failure to pay a citation.

At 2:51 p.m., Sublette EMS reported a black and white dog was in the middle of the highway.

At 3:13 p.m., a male prisoner was transported.

At 4:10 p.m., a man asked a deputy to check on someone’s welfare.

At 6:57 p.m., a deputy assisted the driver of a semi.

At 8:16 p.m., a man said his vehicle was hit that day or the day before.

At 10:16 p.m., a deputy helped with a patient.

Dec. 29

At 12:17 a.m., a caller said a very drunk man would be driving down the highway in about 15 minutes. The driver was picked up in Teton County.

At 2:35 a.m., a burglar alarm went off in a storage building.

At 8:02 a.m., the earlier caller asked what happened to the drunk driver he reported.

At 1:25 p.m., a shop owner asked when someone was getting things out of a damaged vehicle stored in his garage after a collision because the vehicle still had police tape on it.

At 1:51 p.m., a bank customer wanted to report more than $17,000 in stolen funds.

At 1:53 p.m., a suspicious incident is under investigation.

At 2:23 p.m., a man looking for the owners of cows on his property was advised Wyoming is a fence-out state.

At 2:55 p.m., a town employee reported an abandoned vehicle.

At 3:52 p.m., a deputy was asked to do a juvenile-related welfare check.

At 3:58 p.m., the driver of a huge red truck was threatening and hostile to people at a gas station.

At 4:17 p.m., a deputy helped a person who fell.

At 4:54 p.m., a woman had a cat someone gave her and she didn’t know what to do with it.

At 7:42 p.m., a medical emergency was reported.

At 7:59 p.m., a citizen asked for a property watch.

At 9:41 p.m., a driver hit and killed a deer.

Dec. 30

At 1:09 a.m., a caller wanted to talk to the deputy seen earlier at the Corral Bar but the dispatcher had not sent anyone.

At 5:48 a.m., an Audi hit and injured a deer on Highway 189.

At 12:24 p.m., a red semi was speeding and tailgating.

At 2 p.m., an injured, bloody deer was lying in the sagebrush.

At 5:43 p.m., an abandoned vehicle was reported.

At 6:09 p.m., vehicles pulled over by an injured deer that was sitting up.

At 7:29 p.m., a blue Ford F150 was swerving all over the road.

At 10:23 p.m., a family fight was reported.

Dec. 31

At 5:48 a.m., a deputy responded to a juvenile-related incident.

At 7:43 a.m., a man took his ex-wife’s trailer.

At 10:41 a.m., snowmobilers were unloading their machines in the middle of the highway to Granite Hot Springs.

At 12:04 p.m., a woman moving house accidentally set off her phone’s 911 call.

At 2:45 p.m., a light blue Chevy truck slid off the road in Hoback Canyon.

At 5:07 p.m., a red SUV in a trailer park was recklessly endangering kids.

At 5:17 p.m., the driver of a vehicle colliding with a liquor store building was arrested for DUI.

At 5:37 p.m., a black Ford F150 hit and killed a deer.

At 7:36 p.m., a blood draw was taken.

At 9 p.m., a female husky was roaming around Pinedale.

At 10:11 p.m., a customer reported a driver stumbling out of a white Ford truck; the driver wasn’t intoxicated.

Jan. 1

At 12:35 a.m., a man reported an assault that is under investigation.

At 3:03 a.m., a stray dog was dropped off at the town pound.

At 9:34 a.m., a red Ford F150 needed to be towed.

At 11:46 a.m., an electrician accidentally set off a school alarm.

At 3:13 p.m., a Jeep Renegade slid off the Lander Cutoff Road.

At 3:21 p.m., a person might be having a heart attack.

At 3:40 p.m., a deputy helped a woman who fell.