Police Blotter

Thursday, February 7, 2019

01/28/2019  -  Monday 

06:45 Motor Veh. Slide-Off Fromberg - US HIGHWAY 310

Fromberg fire advised of a vehicle slide off on Highway 310. Driver was able to get out themselves and no damage. 


08:55 Motorist Assist Red Lodge - Officer responded to traffic control while tow removed a vehicle out of the ditch.         


13:30 Citizen Assist Red Lodge - Ski Run Rd

Ski Patrol needed coordinates for rescuing a skier from out of bounds territory. 


16:29 Citizen Contact Fromberg - 

Deputy responded to an attempt of breaking and entering while nobody was home.


01/29/2019  -  Tuesday 

10:49 Abandoned Motor Vehicle Red Lodge - Senior Center 

Car in their parking lot that is in the way of their volunteers parking. 


11:59 Motor Veh. Crash,Non-Injury

Red Lodge - Justice Court 

Individual ran vehicle into the city court building, individual was detained and transported to Yellowstone County Detention facility on numerous charges. 


21:00 Trespass Complaint Joliet - Deputy responded to a report of someone trying to break and enter, video shows suspect came into the yard but not trying to break in. no crime committed. 


01/30/2019  -  Wednesday 

10:09 Theft Joliet - Deputy responded to a report of potentially missing jewelry.


11:04 Domestic Disturbance Fromberg – Deputies responded to a disturbance between two parties. Female was detained and taken to court on PFMA charges. 


12:29 Welfare Check Joliet - Deputy responded to a report of an elderly lady hitch hiking on the side of the highway. Found her eating lunch with friends.


18:14 Runaway Juvenile Joliet - Deputy assisted with an individual getting home from out of the area. 


18:29 Motor Veh. Crash,Non-Injury

Bridger - US Highway 310

Car vs deer. Caller states it took off his mirror. No injuries, no airbags, deer off the road. 


01/31/2019  -  Thursday 

06:14 Abandoned Motor Vehicle Red Lodge - Advised there is a tagged trailer that has been parked the wrong way for two weeks.


14:06 Special Event Bridger - Deputy was helping with Bridger school training drive safe program.


15:42 Traffic Stop Red Lodge - 13TH ST E + PLATT AVE S

Failure to drive to the right, cited no seatbelt


16:20 Motor Vehicle Crash Belfry - 100 Highway 72 

Deputy responded to one vehicle crash that was a mile into Wyoming. 


17:32 Citizen Contact Joliet - Deputy responded to a minor in possession of tobacco products.


18:36 Citizen Contact Bridger – S. Main St

Officer responded to a disturbance that had happened earlier in the night. 


20:16 Disturbance Bridger - Deputy responded to a verbal disturbance between two parties. No crimes committed.


02/01/2019  -  Friday 

14:29 Assist Other Agency Joliet - S 1st + W Front St

Deputy assisted MHP on DUI processing. 


16:05 Motorist Assist Roberts - US Highway 212

Deputy assisted broke down and has a skid steer in trailer, and helped unload and move the vehicle off road.


16:28 Civil Stand-by Bridger - S Main St

Officer responded to location while party removed belongings.


17:53 Theft Red Lodge - Haggin Ave N

Officer responded to security camera being taken from residence and jewelry missing.


21:09 Traffic Complaint Laurel – US Highway 310

Deputy responded to a vehicle driving erratically- speeding up and slowing down, passing on double yellow lines. Citations issued. 


02/02/2019  -  Saturday 

03:30 Domestic Disturbance Bridger area

Deputy and officer responded to a disturbance call between three parties. 


06:44 Suspicious Activity Red Lodge - 

Deputy and officer responded to caller stating to wake up with front door and back doors shutting and wanted someone to check the area.


13:30 Vandalism Roberts - North Shore boat launch; Cooney – N. Shore Rd

Deputy responded on vandalism. Individuals used fence for bonfire. 


15:33 Motor Vehicle Crash Bridger - Highway 72 + U

S Highway 310

Deputy and MHP responded to a one vehicle with occupants with injuries. 


02/03/2019  -  Sunday 

01:39 Traffic Stop Fromberg – US Highway 310

Warning for equipment.


09:47 Motorist Assist Bridger - Highway 72

Officer followed vehicle into town to make sure they didn’t run out of gas before. 



The Carbon County News

Street Address:

11 N. Broadway, Red Lodge, MT 59068

Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 970, Red Lodge, MT 59068

Phone: 406-446-2222

Fax: 406-446-2225

Toll-Free: 800-735-8843

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