Sublette County Sheriff's Report

Sheriff's Report June 10 to June 16, 2024

By Cali O'Hare, Pinedale Roundup Managing Editor,
Posted 6/20/24

The Sublette County Sheriff’s Office reported 218 calls from June 10 to June 16 — up 22.5 percent from the prior week — including seven traffic complaints, a dead body, 15 livestock …

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Sublette County Sheriff's Report

Sheriff's Report June 10 to June 16, 2024


The Sublette County Sheriff’s Office reported 218 calls from June 10 to June 16 — up 22.5 percent from the prior week — including seven traffic complaints, a dead body, 15 livestock problems, 11 suspicious persons/circumstances, one threat, four welfare checks, two thefts and a burglary, two traumatic injuries, 18 citizen assists, 36 urinalyses and 36 vehicle identification number inspections.

June 10

At 6:52 a.m., a person was in pain. 

At 7:23 a.m., deputies assisted with a funeral escort to the Plainview Cemetery. 

At 8:21 a.m., the town of Marbleton’s vehicle was taken for a “joyride” over the weekend but was returned.

At 9 a.m., a newly purchased blue and white 2011 450 dirt bike parked around the side of the caller’s house was gone. The bike was found a block over. 

At 9:15 a.m., ranchers were moving 500-600 cows along the highway from the top of the rim to the bottom of it. 

At 9:41 a.m., a flatbed truck pulling a horse trailer was parked for two hours with a trailer full of horses and three dogs on the back. 

At 10:32 a.m., a black calf on the side of the road was outside its fence. 

At 11:01 a.m., a person reported a dog at large and asked to have a trespass notice served on a neighbor. 

At 11:38 a.m., a caller wanted to know why a deputy was at his residence yesterday and today. 

At 11:53 a.m., a welfare check was requested. 

At 4:30 p.m., found property was reported. 

At 4:54 p.m., found property was reported. 

At 5:05 p.m., a caller in a company truck was sideswiped by a Toyota Sienna with Montana plates resulting in minor damage. A report was needed for company paperwork. 

At 8:37 p.m., a light-colored steer was on the highway east of the bridge. 

At 10:38 p.m., an insecure premise was reported with open windows. The building was cleared. 

June 11

At 12:04 a.m., the dogs belonging to neighbors to the east have been barking nonstop for hours. 

At 3:12 a.m., a commercial truck struck a building in Marbleton. The juvenile driver was arrested. 

At 5:31 a.m., the drone was deployed. 

At 5:33 a.m., a fire alarm was unfounded and set off by burnt breakfast. 

At 5:57 a.m., a juvenile prisoner was transported out of county. 

At 6:57 a.m., a driver hit a deer at Warren Bridge and needed a report for insurance. 

At 7:53 a.m., a person received a voice message saying someone was inside his shop with a flashlight. It was unfounded. 

At 8 a.m., a caller was scammed on the Facebook page Sublette County For Sale.  

At 10 a.m., a civil standby was requested. 

At 11:22 a.m., debris on the road came off someone’s trailer. 

At 11:57 a.m., a black dodge truck with a trailer and red side by side was driving all over the road from Big Piney. It was unfounded. 

At 12:17 p.m., a person reported a threat. 

At 12:39 p.m., a black dodge was all over the road. It was unfounded. 

At 1:18 p.m., a theft was reported. 

At 2:38 p.m., about 50 cows were on the highway. 

At 3:40 p.m., a motorist needed assistance. 

At 3:43 p.m., a bear was strolling through Marbleton and Big Piney before going back into the forest. 

At 3:43 p.m., a semi was broke down in the eastbound lane about one mile west of Rim Station. 

At 4:16 p.m., a panic alarm was unfounded and caused by a power bump. 

At 4:48 p.m. a person who slipped at the Sublette Center when the power went out had a laceration. 

At 5:08 p.m., a person on oxygen was experiencing a power outage. 

At 5:47 p.m., a fire alarm was unfounded and due to the power bump. 

At 6:23 p.m., a bedroom window alarm was unfounded. 

At 8:47 p.m. a person wanted their neighbor trespassed. 

At 9:30 p.m., a caller heard her caught had a warrant out for arrest and wanted additional information. 

At 9:50 p.m., a resident with severe lower abdominal pain needed to be transported. 

At 10:03 p.m., a red sedan with Iowa plates hit an elk on the highway. 

At 10:06 p.m., an activated alarm was unfounded and the premise was secure. 

At 10:13 p.m., an alarm was unfounded. 

June 12

At 7:05 a.m., a blue heeler was running down the road by the post office. 

At 7:54 a.m., a semi pulled off the side of the road. 

At 9 a.m., cows were on the highway. 

At 9:26 a.m., a black Toyota Rav4 was traveling 100 mph. 

At 11:05 a.m., a caller had questions about speed limits on unmarked county roads. 

At 11:41 a.m., a person received a call from someone claiming to be a deputy who needed to serve him papers. The caller did not remember the deputy's name and called from a restricted number. 

At 11:42 a.m., a caller with questions regarding a previous situation wanted some guidance from Deputy Butner. 

At 4:01 p.m., damage to a screen door was likely caused by a dog. 

At 4:04 p.m., a Honda Civic with Idaho plates had an exhaust stack sticking through the hood. 

At 4:59 p.m., a theft was reported. 

At 5:16 p.m., a person received a suspicious call and wondered if it was a scam. 

At 6:37 p.m., a black sports car with Texas plates was speeding 100 mph and passing three cars. 

At 8:12 p.m., kids were driving 4-wheelers on Blair Road at excessive speeds every night. 

At 8:43 p.m., a person crashed their vehicle into a tree but they were okay. 

At 8:44 p.m., a black BMW four-door hit a tree and airbags deployed. 

At 9:47 p.m., a domestic disturbance was reported. 

At 10:09 p.m., a vehicle hit a deer. 

June 13

At 4:38 a.m., an iPhone automatically alerted to a severe crash. A vehicle struck a moose at milepost 97 on HWY 191. 

At 9:52 a.m., six wild horses were in the ditch. 

At 10:33 a.m., four children, all aged 5 and under, were locked in a black Kia. They got out safely.

At 10:58 a.m., a landlord who sent a 72-hour eviction notice hadn’t received a response. 

At 12:01 p.m., a super skinny Siamese cat with blue eyes that had stayed with campers for several days at site 9 of a local campground was then abandoned there.

At 2:02 p.m., a person wanted to report what she thought was a scam involving federal agents. 

At 2:11 p.m., a white dodge truck pulling a dump trailer headed southbound on Highway 189 did not secure its load and trash was flying everywhere. 

At 2:39 p.m., a person slipped and fell. 

At 3:08 p.m., a caller said someone was intoxicated and driving like crazy without a driver’s license and with two kids in the truck who weren’t wear seatbelts. It was unfounded. 

At 3:34 p.m., a woman in the lobby wanted to report a scam. 

At 3:39 p.m., Pinedale Community Food Basket reported found property. 

At 4:13 p.m., a maroon Dodge Ram and a Black Dodge Ram were involved in a crash. 

At 4:21 p.m., a person was pulling a trailer with no tires. 

At 4:28 p.m., Wyoming Highway Patrol requested backup. 

At 4:44 p.m., a person reported an abandoned vehicle. 

At 5:09 p.m., an information report was taken. 

At 5:51 p.m., a white Eiden’s construction dump truck was driving erratically from Hoback Junction to Bondurant at variable speeds. 

At 7:11 p.m., a person needed to be trespassed. 

At 7;49 p.m., a young bull moose was right by the highway. 

At 9:11 p.m., a person didn’t feel safe. 

At 9:21 p.m., a black calf was on the west side of the highway. 

At 10:15 p.m., people wrestling accidentally dialed 911. 

At 10:37 p.m., the Pinedale Clinic requested a welfare check. 

At 11:18 p.m., a neighbor was blaring Coco Melon and other children’s songs. A Bluetooth speaker had accidentally been left on the front porch. 

June 14

At 7:08 a.m., an information report was taken. 

At 8:13 a.m., the Boulder Lake Lodge reported two dogs chasing horses around the property. 

At 9:14 a.m., a single black calf was on the side of the road near the entrance to Big Sandy. 

At 9:30 a.m., a prisoner was transported. 

At 10:06 a.m., a person entered the premises through an unlocked door and tried on clothing and went through the owner’s personal belongings. A deputy spoke with the suspect and parents. 

At 10:10 a.m., Game and Fish personnel were chasing sage chickens off the road. 

At 10:20 a.m., a person roping fell off their horse and was pulled. 

At 10:23 a.m., a person was whistling and walking around. 

At 11:26 a.m., a motorist needed assistance. 

At 11:42 a.m., the Pinedale Clinic reported a dead body. Since the coroner was out of town the deputy coroner was called. 

At 1:44 p.m., a person’s arm was “really infected.” 

At 1:57 p.m., a deputy was flagged down about a dog running at large. 

At 2:16 p.m., found property was reported. 

At 2:31 p.m., trees were on fire on BLM land. It was extinguished. 

At 4:18 p.m., a woman with a baby and dogs in a little blue car was out of gas at the top of the hill on the way to Big Piney. 

At 4:24 p.m. a person wanted to speak with a deputy about a neighbor living in his van across from her house. 

At 4:29 p.m., a motorist assist was requested. 

At 5:15 p.m., an ongoing investigation into a burglary was launched. 

At 9:09 p.m., a guy was yelling at a neighbor and parked cockeyed on the road. The driver was arrested for DUI. 

June 15

At 12:56 a.m., a person in the Sinclair parking lot was yelling and waving their hands. 

At 1:43 a.m., a welfare check was requested. 

At 7:54 a.m., a 911 open line came through with a small baby babbling in the background. 

At 12:04 p.m., lost property was reported. 

At 12:07 p.m., found property was reported. 

At 12:17 p.m., a caller wanted to talk to a deputy about construction vehicles not having to stop at the stop signs because their flaggers are stopping traffic to allow the construction vehicles to keep driving. 

At 1:06 p.m., a woman was hit by an umbrella that blew over at a restaurant. 

At 1:56 p.m., an abandoned vehicle was reported. 

At 3:15 p.m., black and brown Dobermans were aggravating a moose in the park and then started chasing kids riding their bikes. 

At 3:35 p.m., a caller at Sandy Beach reported an upset moose running off all the people on the beach. Everyone was safe but could not retrieve their belongings from the beach because of the moose. Some people were unable to leave the beach because even their keys were still on the sand. 

At 3:36 p.m., an open 911 call came through and the caller hung up. 

At 4:46 p.m., a person’s phone called 911 by mistake. 

At 5:20 p.m., a test call came through. 

At 6:18 p.m., a welfare check was requested. 

At 7:50 p.m., a cow trying to escape the fence on the west side of the highway caught its leg in the fence and became stuck. 

At 7:56 p.m., a single black cow was out. 

At 8:02 p.m., information was received related to an active theft investigation. 

At 8:21 p.m., a fire alarm was unfounded. 

At 8:24 p.m., a patient kept passing out. 

At 9:01 p.m., Wyoming Highway Patrol requested backup. The driver of a vehicle was arrested for DUI. 

At 11:56 p.m., a black calf was on the highway. 

June 16

At 5:01 a.m., a black cow was on the highway. 

At 7:06 a.m., a black cow was in the bar ditch. 

At 7:38 a.m., lost property was reported. 

At 9:27 a.m., a person with no strength and fever needed to be seen at the clinic. 

At 10:50 a.m., a fire alarm was unfounded. 

At 4:30 p.m., palters on the road were a traffic hazard. 

At 4:47 p.m., an information report was taken. 

At 5:38 p.m., a black cow was off to the side of the road. 

At 7:06 p.m., a person fell and had a laceration above their right eye and on their right arm. 

At 8:42 p.m., a person was “tired of these idiots blasting music up and down my street.” 

At 9:37 p.m., a calf was on Highway 189 and kept trying to cross the road. 

At 9:55 p.m., five loud bomb-like sounds were heard in Daniel. There was no additional information. 

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