Sheriff's report Jan. 2 to Jan. 8

By Joy Ufford,
Posted 1/13/23

The Sublette County Sheriff’s Office reported 133 calls from Jan. 2 to Jan. 8, including a suicidal person, eight suspicious incidents, six citizen assists, six livestock problems, a structure fire, two unconscious people, 31 urinalyses and 25 vehicle identification number inspections.

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Sheriff's report Jan. 2 to Jan. 8


The Sublette County Sheriff’s Office reported 133 calls from Jan. 2 to Jan. 8, including a suicidal person, eight suspicious incidents, six citizen assists, six livestock problems, a structure fire, two unconscious people, 31 urinalyses and 25 vehicle identification number inspections.

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.

Jan. 2

At 6:54 a.m., a rancher alerted deputies to a cattle move through Marbleton.

At 8:27 a.m., a grey RV with a bike was parked at a hotel for several days; it had broken down and the owner was waiting to get it fixed.

At 10:22 a.m., a rancher complained about another rancher “trailing” cattle by his property instead of “driving” them, an issue that needs to be resolved.

At 12:19 p.m., someone abandoned a car without plates or keys at an auto repair shop; the owner was contacted and said it needed repairs.

At 1:32 p.m., someone found a stray cat in a school building’s pipes.

At 1:50 p.m., a person going through withdrawal was very sick.

At 3:42 p.m., a truck slid off the road and flipped upside down in a driveway.

At 3:50 p.m., a bunch of antelope were on an icy road and highway right-of-way.

At 4:43 p.m., a white semi came to a complete stop on the highway and then took off speeding.

At 5:04 p.m., three wild horses went over drifted snow and were next to the road.

At 7:35 p.m., a person was suicidal; a counselor made contact.

At 8:50 p.m., a caller thought a man and woman were fighting outside; it was an intoxicated person having a verbal disagreement.

Jan. 3

At 6:46 a.m., a gym’s music had been blasting for an hour, rattling the caller’s windows.

At 9:49 a.m., a man said three wild mustangs were beside the road.

At 11:26 a.m., a medical emergency was reported.

At 12:02 p.n., a 911 call came in with a woman talking to children.

At 12:54 p.m., a deputy reported a bond violation.

At 3:21 p.m., a tire flew off a Dodge truck and hit a silver Durango.

At 5:04 p.m., a suspicious 911 call came in with multiple people talking; it was accidental.

At 5:39 p.m., a New Jersey driver heading to Lander said his truck broke down. The call was transferred to Fremont County.

At 6:40 p.m., a woman was worried  her mother got stuck trying to pull out brothers stuck on the dirt road to Half Moon Lake.

Jan. 4

At 7:16 a.m., a prisoner’s move was canceled due to bad weather.

At 7:41 a.m., a vehicle slid off the road.

At 7:48 a.m., a running, vacant Ford Explorer was blocking the drive to the county yard.

At 9:10 a.m., a man who bought an impounded vehicle wanted to check it out.

At 11:58 a.m., a fire alarm went off; it was a test.

At 12:17 p.m., Wyoming Highway Patrol towed away an abandoned vehicle.

At 1:36 p.m., a deputy reported a traffic complaint.

At 2:29 p.m., the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office reported a medical emergency.

At 3:55 p.m., a caller reported a missing dog.

At 4:11 p.m., someone reportedly plowed out a county driveway and pushed snow onto the highway; a deputy said it wasn’t a county driveway and the snow was piled in a private driveway.

At 4:20 p.m., a pronghorn was caught in a barb-wire fence.

At 6:47 p.m., a garbage can was set on a right-of-way.

At 7:41 p.m., a red Ford truck slid off the road.

Jan. 5

At 2:11 a.m., a caller asked a deputy to check on someone’s welfare.

At 5:50 a.m., someone called 911 and hung up.

At 11:30 a.m., a company truck went off the road in Jeffrey City; dispatch contacted Fremont County.

At 11:57 p.m., a juvenile problem was reported.

At 12:07 p.m., a rancher was moving cattle in Marbleton.

At 1:13 p.m., a prisoner was transported from Teton County to Sweetwater County.

At 1:26 p.m., a residential burglar alarm went off; the call was canceled.

At 1:35 p.m., a cell-phone hacker was accessing electronic devices inside a home.

At 1:52 p.m., a deputy was asked to deliver a death notification.

At 3:05 p.m., a man filed a report against someone.

At 3:52 p.m., the man said he was being harassed.

At 9:05 p.m., a person was unconscious.

At 9:45 p.m., a structure was on fire off Highway 351.

Jan. 6

At 3:29 a.m., a person was woken up by several gunshots.

At 6:53 a.m., a vehicle slid off the road.

At 8:22 a.m., a deputy helped a person who fell.

At 8:25 a.m., deputies provided a funeral escort in Marbleton.

At 9:41 a.m., a detective executed a search warrant.

At 11:22 a.m., a woman hit a deer on her way to Pinedale.

At 2:30 p.m., a man reported harassment.

At 2:59 p.m., an open 911 line was suspicious.

At 4:47 p.m., a person was unconscious.

At 5:12 p.m., two suspicious men threw out a gray suitcase in a turnout that contained baby blankets and men’s shoes.

Jan. 7

At 1:48 a.m., a traffic stop turned into a DUI arrest.

At 7:42 a.m., a funeral escort was requested in Pinedale.

At 10:39 a.m., a stuck moving van was blocking a lane.

At 11:10 a.m., an illness was reported.

At 11:53 a.m., a driver arrested the night before was trying to get things from his truck.

At 5:04 p.m., a local animal was escorted back to its yard.

At 5:18 p.m., a white cow would not move from the middle of Highway 189 south of LaBarge.

Jan. 8

At 3:27 p.m., a driver brake-checked and cut off another driver twice; the driver was cited.

At 4:16 p.m., a semi was diagonal across the road.

At 4:44 p.m., a man asked for help with lost property.