Sublette County Sheriff's Report

Sheriff's Report June 24 to June 30, 2024

By Cali O'Hare, Pinedale Roundup Managing Editor,
Posted 7/3/24

The Sublette County Sheriff’s Office reported 212 calls from June 24 to June 30 — a 9.3 percent increase from the prior week — including two threats, 11 traffic complaints, 14 …

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Sublette County Sheriff's Report

Sheriff's Report June 24 to June 30, 2024


The Sublette County Sheriff’s Office reported 212 calls from June 24 to June 30 — a 9.3 percent increase from the prior week — including two threats, 11 traffic complaints, 14 livestock problems, three DUIs, 15 suspicious persons/circumstances, a welfare check, one special assignment, 16 citizen assists, 26 urinalyses and 35 vehicle identification number inspections.

June 24

At 2:29 a.m., a person was having chest pains.

At 8:04 a.m., a caller wanted to speak to a deputy about theft of services.

At 10:10 a.m., a big white dog in a fenced yard had something sticking out of its neck.

At 10:14 a.m., a 911 call was an accidental dial.

At 11:44 a.m., a prisoner was transported.

At 11:46 a.m., voices and a radio could be faintly heard in the background of a 911 call.

At 11:54 a.m., lost property was returned to its owner.

At 12:26 p.m., property was found.

At 12:34 p.m., a motor vehicle crash involving a green Forrester and a Nissan Armana was reported.

At 1:0-8 p.m., a person fell and couldn’t get up.

At 4:04 p.m., a Sublette County clerk requested assistance from a deputy with a difficult customer.

At 1:44 p.m., a caller found a note on his windshield from someone claiming to have witnessed a vehicle back into his truck.

At 5:38 p.m., a family fight was in progress.

At 5:45 p.m., a white GMC Acadia was speeding and passing in the turning lane and a no-passing zone.

At 5:55 p.m., a person trying to call her doctor accidentally called 911.

At 6:05 p.m., a caller’s knees gave out.

At 8:02 p.m., people were outside screaming and bashing things around.

At 9:43 p.m., a probation violation was reported. 

At 10:01 p.m., a loose pitbull with a pink collar was picked up by the driver of a silver F150.

At 10:05 p.m., people were getting too close to a moose at the park.

At 10:16 p.m., a caller with a no-contact order against someone noticed his card had been keyed above the left taillight.

June 25

At 12:27 a.m., a report of a suicidal subject who had gotten into a fight earlier was unfounded.

At 3:28 a.m., someone at Encana Park had been pacing for 30 minutes while yelling on the phone.

At 8:16 a.m., a caller had questions about who is at fault if a manual car stopped at a stop sign on a hill rolled backward, and hit another car close behind it.

At 8:59 a.m., dispatch received a text to 911 that appeared to be spam.

At 9:09 a.m., a black calf was out of its fence.

At 10:47 a.m., a vehicle was stalled in traffic.

At 11:27 a.m., a deputy assisted with a Sheriff’s Bill of Sale.

At 11:43 a.m., a person had fallen the day prior.

At 12:23 p.m., an information report was taken.

At 1:42 p.m., a landlord’s tenants were arrested last night and the landlord wanted to speak to a deputy about it.

At 2:58 p.m., a red calf was outside its fence.

At 3:17 p.m., a person kept passing out and breathing heavily.

At 5 p.m., information was received related to an ongoing investigation involving juveniles.

At 5:23 p.m., someone’s yard caught on fire.

At 6:43 p.m., six Ford Raptors were speeding on Main Street.

At 7:24 p.m., a black Passat was tailgating and passing multiple semis on blind corners while speeding and brake checking. Dispatch also advised Wyoming Highway Patrol troopers.

At 9:08 p.m., a person was in so much pain.

At 10:23 p.m., a person in bed thought they heard a gunshot outside. It was firecrackers.


June 26

At 2:26 a.m., a caller who could feel and hear someone walking around his house was picking up on the presence of a moose outside his bedroom window.

At 3:57 a.m., a person was having chest pain.

At 8:08 a.m., the smell of natural gas was unfounded.

At 8:52 a.m., a grey Toyota was headed north on Hwy 191 going in and out of traffic.

At 10 a.m., lost property was reported.

At 10:08 a.m., a Big Piney man’s missing wallet was found in another state.

At 10:12 a.m., a NICS report was run to release a sidearm.

At 10:13 a.m., a 911 open line and hangup came through.

At 11:48 a.m., a white GMC Yukon Denali was passing on blind curves and in no passing zones and speeding.

At 1:06 p.m., a car had a flat tire.

At 4:22 p.m., a resident reported a soft-spoken man with a deep, low voice fraudulently identified himself as a “Deputy Gates with the Sublette County Sheriff’s Office” called the man’s work number and left a message repeatedly asking him to call back immediately.

At 5:10 p.m., teenagers in a white Cadillac were shooting people with water guns.

At 9:31 p.m., a dead deer in the northbound lane was a traffic hazard.

At 9:54 p.m., a deer or pronghorn ran in front of a caller’s vehicle and was killed.

At 11:24 p.m., a medical emergency required a person to go to the clinic.

June 27

At 6:58 a.m., a bunch of horses were in the parking lot headed for the highway.

At 7:49 a.m., a lone cow was on the highway.

At 10:44 a.m., a person requested information on the horses.

At 11:15 a.m., a bond violation was reported.

At 12:55 p.m., a small dark Chevy passenger car was passing everyone at high speeds.

At 1:29 p.m., firearms training took place.

At 1:39 p.m., a report of a stolen 2011 black F150 and attached boat trailer was unfounded. The vehicle was parked at a different pick-up location.

At 2:07 p.m., an open 911 line was linked to a disconnected number.

At 2:48 p.m., DFS wanted to speak to a deputy about a new intake.

At 2:54 p.m., information was received related to an ongoing investigation.

At 2:57 p.m., a person fell on the floor.

At 3:20 p.m., a probation violation was reported.

At 3:29 p.m., a person was getting threatening texts.

At 4:21 p.m., a person with low sodium levels was shaky.

At 4:25 p.m., a green wallet was found at a car wash.

At 5:10 p.m., a caller asked to deliver a message.

At 5:30 p.m., a Great Dane mix and a wirey-haired Aussie were loose.

At 5:40 p.m., a Ford truck pulling a 5th wheel had a tire blowout.

At 6:30 p.m., a landlord whose tenant was arrested needed to have his dogs dealt with.

At 6:37 p.m., a Ford Escape traveling southbound toward Pinedale couldn’t maintain a single lane of travel and was all over the road.

At 7:30 p.m., a person suspected drug deals were happening because a car kept coming and going.

At 7:39 p.m., a broken phone dialed 911 instead of powering off.

At 7:50 p.m., the Marbleton Inn requested assistance regarding a dispute between a renter and the owner.

At 8:23 p.m., an intoxicated person was out on a two-track.

At 9:30 p.m., a 4-wheeler crash was reported.

At 10:04 p.m., multiple fireworks were reported near the Fremont Lake outlet area.

June 28

At 5:34 a.m., a maroon Dodge with a trailer needed help with traffic control.

At 7 a.m., a few hundred cows would be crossing.

At 7:22 a.m., a 911 hangup call came from the Hampton Inn and Suites.

At 8:21 a.m., a blue and white motorhome towing a Bronco was speeding, driving erratically and passing in construction zones while following the pilot car. It was unfounded. The wind was blowing the vehicle and camper all over the road.

At 10:13 a.m., a white Toyota Sienna was traveling at high speeds and weaving in and out of traffic.

At 11:01 a.m., a welfare check was requested.

At 11:19 a.m., a prisoner was transported.

At 12:03 p.m., a windshield replacement was a possible scam.

At 12:47 p.m., a caller was worried about a child riding their scooter on the edge of the road with traffic speeding by.

At 1 p.m., a pair of loose dogs were picked up.

At 1:13 p.m., a scammer was using a caller’s address to try to get car insurance.

At 1:48 p.m., a caller wanted to document a resolved incident from earlier in the day.

At 2:03 p.m., an open 911 call was silent.

At 2:06 p.m., a neighbor was digging and hit a gas line.

At 2:57 p.m., a caller was worried about little kids going fast on electric bikes.

At 3:23 p.m., a Toyota Tundra was involved in a crash.

At 4:09 p.m., a 911 open line came through.

At 4:22 p.m., a black calf with a tag had been alone all day.

At 4:27 p.m., a warrant for arrest was issued.

At 5:52 p.m., a white Dodge Ram pulling a cattle trailer kept crossing into the northbound lane.

At 5:53 p.m., an information report was taken.

At 7:07 p.m., a person was flushed and cold before dropping to the ground.

At 8:02 p.m., the owner of the Bread Barn called after someone in another state ordered a pizza and wouldn’t come pick it up. He explained he could not afford to lose money making pizzas that weren’t picked up.

At 10:13 p.m., an older sports car was speeding and kicking up dirt at campers and vehicles.

At 10:55 p.m., a single black cow was in the middle of the road.

June 29

At 1:38 a.m., a DUI was reported.

At 5:21 a.m., six cow-calf pairs were out.

At 7:32 a.m., a person fell.

At 9:13 a.m., a caller wanted to speak to a deputy.

At 3:30 p.m., a scammer claiming to be from Wells Fargo was reported for telephone fraud.

At 4:32 p.m., a citizen assist was requested.

At 5:15 p.m., a person fell three feet off some scaffolding.

At 6:44 p.m., three parked vehicles were blocking the drive-through of Sip Fizz.

At 7:09 p.m., a DUI was reported.

At 8:24 p.m., a black cow was on the side of the highway.

At 9:02 p.m., a prisoner was transported.

At 9:45 p.m., a DUI was reported.

At 10:29 p.m., a silver car kept going over the line and jerking randomly into the other lane.

At 11:41 p.m., a dark-colored SUV was speeding and making loops.

June 30

At 12:19 a.m., a silver Subaru Forrester hit a pronghorn antelope.

At 1:16 a.m., a family fight was reported.

At 2:24 a.m., the front door of the elementary school was unlocked.

At 8:20 a.m., a special assignment was started for the Bondurant picnic.

At 9:11 a.m., a person had low blood pressure.

At 12:01 p.m., a person had heart issues.

At 12:16 p.m., a cattle guard was full of dirt allowing the cattle to walk across.

At 1:29 p.m., dogs were left in vehicles while their owners attended the Bondurant picnic.

At 1:52 p.m., a person couldn’t get up.

At 2:11 p.m., a civil standby was requested.

At 2:18 p.m., a doorbell camera caught the neighbors playing with the front door handle and ding-dong ditching. This has been going on for six months.

At 3:02 p.m., a loose dog was picked up in the middle of the highway after almost being hit by a truck.

At 4:18 p.m., a neighbor accused another of letting their goat onto his property and pointed a rifle at her husband.

At 4:23 p.m., a camper trailer’s alarm was beeping.

At 7:51 p.m., 50-60 cows were on the road.

At 8:15 p.m., two black cows were on the road.

At 8:39 p.m., a single black cow was next to the road.

At 9:09 p.m., a black and white Border Collie had been hanging out at the campground for a couple of days.

At 11:04 p.m., stray dogs were at a caller’s house.

At 11:11 p.m., a man with an older phone accidentally called 911.

At 11:35 p.m., a structure fire was reported.