Sublette County Sheriff's Office

Sheriff's Report May 13 to May 19, 2024

By Cali O'Hare, Pinedale Roundup Managing Editor,
Posted 5/23/24

The Sublette County Sheriff’s Office reported 176 calls from May 13 to May 19 — a 5.39 percent increase from the previous week — including six traffic crashes, three instances of …

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Sublette County Sheriff's Office

Sheriff's Report May 13 to May 19, 2024


The Sublette County Sheriff’s Office reported 176 calls from May 13 to May 19 — a 5.39 percent increase from the previous week — including six traffic crashes, three instances of fraud, a missing person, eight suspicious circumstances, a sex offense, a threat, five welfare checks, 20 citizen assists, three information reports, four sets of fingerprints, 27 urinalyses and 36 vehicle identification number inspections.

May 13

At 1:04 a.m., a person working at a hotel worried a tenant had drugs in his room. The claim was unfounded.

At 2:15 a.m., a person was having an allergic reaction.

At 10 a.m., a driver was almost run off the road by a white truck.

At 12:05 p.m., a person received a threat.

At 2:04 p.m., a person buying a mini 196 cc bike wanted to know if he needed a driver’s license to operate it.

At 3:22 p.m., a person was having chest pains.

At 3:37 p.m., a person had a seizure and fell.

At 3:54 p.m., a person wanted to track down a firearm using a serial number.

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

At 7:03 p.m., a power outage was impacting a person who uses oxygen.

At 7:28 p.m., a woman received verbal threats.

At 8:20 p.m., a “baby moose” was on the walking path.


May 14

At 12:02 a.m., a person who took Seroquel could not stay awake.

At 2 a.m., a person couldn’t breathe.

At 5:22 a.m., a woman driving a vehicle struck a deer.

At 9:20 a.m., a person who finished paperwork for an abandoned vehicle title had questions about the next steps.

At 12:08 p.m., a commercial truck was losing sheet metal and other construction materials from milepost 106, along Pine Street and up to the clinic.

At 12:34 p.m., a grey SUV’s trunk was open.

At 1:14 p.m., a missing adult female was found safe at the library.

At 2:21 p.m., a person wanted to discuss trespass papers.

At 2:33 p.m., the Pinedale Medical Clinic requested a welfare check.

At 2:47 p.m., a medical emergency was reported.

At 3:20 p.m., a collie kept running onto the highway.

At 3:23 p.m., a driver reported a black mid-sized SUV doing 100+ mph near the Bondurant Post Office.

At 3:33 p.m., two vehicles on the side of the road with flat tires needed help.

At 3:47 p.m., a person threatened the Sublette County Assessor and then went to the Planning and Zoning Department.

At 3:56 p.m., a property watch was requested.

At 4:54 p.m., a missing person with dementia was located safely.

May 15

At 6:03 a.m., a bull on the roadway was a traffic hazard.

At 8:59 a.m., a woman and her coworker were notified of fraudulent activity on their separate bank accounts.

At 10:08 a.m., a cow was on the road.

At 10:53 a.m., a person received a threatening voice message.

At 11:23 a.m., an information report related to a theft was received.

At 12:28 p.m., a fender bender occurred in the high school parking lot.

At 3:36 p.m., a person had questions about a protection order.

At 4:01 p.m., a person had thrown their back out the night before.

At 4:32 p.m., a person’s son backed into their vehicle.

At 4:59 p.m., a deputy hung a dragging flag onto its pole.

At 6:29 p.m., a newer silver Jeep Cherokee made someone take a pullout and then brake-checked them.

At 6:44 p.m., a person reported a customer harassing a worker.

At 7:04 p.m., a fraud was reported.

At 7:13 p.m., neighbors downstairs were yelling and screaming.

At 7:53 p.m., a caller had questions about gun ownership in Wyoming.

At 9:02 p.m., a dog wouldn’t stop barking.

At 9:25 p.m., a person reported the driver of a Buick Enclave with local plates might have been drinking.

At 10:35 p.m., a vehicle struck an elk.


May 16

At 4:01 a.m., a person camping accidentally activated their SOS.

At 6:31 a.m., agency assistance was requested.

At 9:33 a.m., a Blue F250 and Blue GMC pickup crashed into each other.

At 10:50 a.m., a woman wanted to report a mother possibly being scammed.

At 10:59 a.m., a deputy accompanied DFS to a school.

At 11:20 a.m., agency assistance was requested for an attempt to locate on a warrant.

At 11:24 a.m., a person fell.

At 11:28 a.m., a woman wanted to report a scam/fraud.

At 11:30 a.m., a woman wanted to know her rights in regards to “kicking out” a friend living with her.

At 2:32 p.m., a juvenile problem was reported.

At 5:10 p.m., a civil standby was requested.

At 6:31 p.m., a welfare check was requested

At 8:58 p.m., a probation/parole violation occurred.

At 9:53 p.m., a family fight was in progress.


May 17

At 1:27 a.m., a welfare check was requested.

At 5:51 a.m., a caller requested two deputies to stop traffic so he could move 150 head of cattle across the highway.

At 9:27 a.m., a person driving to Soda Lake accidentally called 911.

At 10:45 a.m., a matter was a civil issue.

At 10:47 a.m., a person wanted to file a complaint.

At 11:07 a.m., the Marbleton Big Piney Medical Clinic reported a threat.

At 12:11 p.m., the Wyoming Fish Hatchery sign was about to “fly off the post” during extreme winds.

At 2:34 p.m., a person’s truck was dented at the gas station.

At 3 p.m., agency assistance was requested for a possible victim of fraud.

At 3:49 p.m., an electrical wire was down across the highway after high winds blew down trees and power lines in the canyon.

At 4:26 p.m., a citizen requested assistance pertaining to domestic violence.

At 5:19 p.m., a person requested a welfare check.

At 5:22 p.m., a client bounced two checks.

At 6:05 p.m., a person overdosed on pills.

At 6:50 p.m., an older white Dodge Ram pickup and a blue Subaru, both with Wyoming plates, were speeding.

At 7:21 p.m., a broken-down motorist texted 911 to get a tow.

At 8:11 p.m., a road rage incident was underway.

At 8:40 p.m., a person requested a civil standby.

At 9:22 p.m., a neighbor’s dog was barking all night.

At 10:09 p.m., a person in LaBarge was worried about a man outside their house. The call was transferred to Lincoln County.


May 18

At 1:16 a.m., a person accidentally dialed 911.

At 6:10 a.m., three horses were in the left lane of the highway.

At 8:12 a.m., an abandoned vehicle’s brakes failed and it rolled down the driveway in the middle of the night, stopping at a fence.

At 9:55 a.m., someone was shooting at a bird and the bullet hit the caller’s house.

At 12:06 p.m., a caller with an injured owl in her yard wanted to get in touch with Game and Fish.

At 12:08 p.m., a driver was cited for improper/expired display of tags.

At 1:28 p.m., a civil standby was requested.

At 1:41 p.m., a burglary was reported.

At 2:46 p.m., a property watch was requested.

At 2:48 p.m., a caller accidentally dialed 911.

At 2:49 p.m., a person fell.

At 3:12 p.m., a person was having chest pains.

At 3:24 p.m., a welfare check was requested.

At 5:10 p.m., a sex offense was reported.

At 6:19 p.m., a Wyoming Highway Patrol trooper requested agency assistance.

At 11 p.m., the driver of a 2017 black Subaru Outback was headed to the Air BnB they rented when they “nicked” a deer that ran off.

At 11:03 p.m., a person’s eyes were swollen shut.


May 19

At 1:18 a.m., a DUI was reported.

At 8:05 a.m., a police escort was requested for a funeral procession.

At 2:30 p.m., a traffic collision involving a deer was reported.

At 3:14 p.m., a single brown calf was outside the fence on the highway.

At 4:41 p.m., a person on horseback accidentally called 911.

At 4:58 p.m., a driver appeared to be intoxicated and was arrested for DUI.

At 6:25 p.m., a young driver rolled a vehicle while driving too fast around a curve on the Lander Cutoff Road.

At 7:57 p.m., a person believed they found a grave on BLM land near Blucher’s Creek Campground and the dispersed camping site.

At 7:39 p.m., a blood draw was performed.

At 9:29 p.m., a black steer was out near milepost 7 on Highway 354.


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