Police Blotter

Thursday, January 9, 2020

01/02/2020: One male arrested and transported to YCDF for assaulting a peace officer and DUI. 

The following is the inmate count for Carbon County:  

 

Yellowstone County - 3

Gallatin County - 3

Rosebud County - 1

 

12/23/2019  -  Monday 

 

09:43 Fire- Investigation Roberts - PONDEROSA LN

Roberts Fire, Joliet Fire and Joliet EMS paged out for report of a fire, was smoke from a chimney and everything ok. 

 

10:16 Traffic Hazard Bridger - 1400 HIGHWAY 72 - HIGHWAY 72

MHP Trooper assisted with traffic control for moving cattle. 

 

13:07 Motor Veh. Crash,Non-Injury Joliet - 3600 US HIGHWAY 310 - US HIGHWAY 310

Bridger EMS, Deputy, and MHP Trooper responded to a vehicle that had its windshield smashed In from debris that came off of a semi.

 

15:27 Civil Stand-by Bridger - Officer assisted individual getting belongings. 

 

16:53 Motor Veh. Crash,Non-Injury Red Lodge - US HIGHWAY 212

MHP Trooper responded to a vehicle vs deer, non-injury. 

 

17:57 Motor Veh. Crash,Non-Injury Bridger - BRIDGER REST AREA - US HIGHWAY 310

Deputy and MHP Trooper responded to a vehicle vs deer, non-injury. 

 

22:33 Domestic Disturbance Red Lodge - 

Officers and Deputies responded to a domestic disturbance. Sheriff and Undersheriff responded; male was arrested and transported to YCDF.

 

12/24/2019  -  Tuesday 

 

 06:45 Abandoned Motor Vehicle Bridger - SUGAR BEET

Vehicle parked on private property.

 

09:32 Abandoned Motor Vehicle Red Lodge - BROADWAY AVE N

Tow truck on scene to remove a vehicle that was parked there for three weeks

 

12/25/2019  -  Wednesday 

 

00:51 Citizen Assist Red Lodge - BROADWAY AVE S

Officer assisted a ride to an individual that would not give up his keys. 

 

06:46 Fire- Investigation Belfry - WEST SIDE - HIGHWAY 72

Belfry Fire checked the area for a report of possible fire, no fire from Belfry to state line. 

 

07:17 Motor Veh. Crash,Non-Injury Roberts - US HIGHWAY 212

Deputy and MHP Trooper responded to a vehicle vs deer with six occupants, non-injury.

 

07:42 Motor Veh. Crash,Non-Injury Bridger - 1500 HIGHWAY 72 - HIGHWAY 72

Deputy advised of a vehicle vs deer, non-injury and driver left the scene. 

 

12:05 Welfare Check Red Lodge -  Officer advised of fighting heard next door, parties separated for the night. 

 

15:43 Abandoned Motor Vehicle Bridger - 2000 US HIGHWAY 310 - US HIGHWAY 310

MHP Trooper advised of a semi parked in location that is not a hazard and had some mechanical issues. Will be towed the following day. 

 

12/26/2019  -  Thursday 

 

04:32 Abandoned Motor Vehicle Joliet - 3700 US HIGHWAY 310 - US HIGHWAY 310

Deputy checked on an abandoned vehicle close to the railroad tracks, not a hazard. 

 

10:44 Fire- Other Fromberg - PARK DR

Deputy, Fromberg Fire, and NW Energy Tech responded to a down powerline. 

 

13:36 Fire- Structure Red Lodge - MCGILLEN AVE S

Red Lodge Fire and Red Lodge EMS responded to a shed on fire. Fire was extinguished. 

 

14:35 Civil Stand-by Roberts - 

Deputy responded to an individual moving out of a residence.

 

15:29 Theft

Roberts - SAGE DR

Deputy spoke to an individual about the issue being a civil matter. 

 

15:40 Larceny/Forgery/Fraud Red Lodge - SKI RUN RD

Report of the Ski Resort receiving a counterfeit $20.00 and just wanted it documented, and  will be taking it to the bank. 

 

17:08 Citizen Contact Red Lodge - RED LODGE POLICE DEPT - PLATT AVE S

 Officer speaking with two individuals knocking on the door. 

 

18:43 Motor Veh. Crash,Non-Injury Roberts - US HIGHWAY 212

Deputy and MHP Trooper responded to a vehicle vs deer, with six occupants non-injury. Vehicle disabled and was towed. 

 

2314 Citizen Contact Red Lodge - 6TH ST E + BROADWAY AVE N

 Officers checked the area for a report of an intoxicated male walking 

 

12/27/2019  -  Friday 

 

09:58 Abandoned Motor Vehicle Joliet - 9800 US HIGHWAY 212 - US HIGHWAY 212

MHP Trooper checked on a vehicle, owner will have it moved, mechanical issues. 

 

11:15 Service Assist / Utilities Fromberg - 3500 US HIGHWAY 310 - US HIGHWAY 310

Undersheriff checked on a report of a fallen line, was only twine. 

         

13:28 Threats / Harassment Joliet - ROCKVALE RD

Undersheriff responded to an individual advising of someone hacking their social media account and harassing family and friends. 

 

15:59 Citizen Contact Joliet - E FRONT ST

Deputy advised of a homemade tire spike in the parking lot. 

 

17:20 Assist Other Agency OUT - BIG HORN COUNTY, WY

Deputy checked for a female that was reported missing, female was found in Billings. 

 

19:32 Abandoned Motor Vehicle Columbus - 1200 HIGHWAY 421 - HIGHWAY 421

Vehicle off the road and not a hazard, mechanical issues. 

 

22:31 Suspicious Activity Red Lodge - ELK RUN LN

Officers and Deputies checked the area for suspicious activity, did locate an abandoned  vehicle in the area with no occupants around.

 

22:35 Traffic Hazard Bridger - BRIDGER REST AREA - US HIGHWAY 310

Deputy checked on report of a deer in the road, deer off the road and had been there for awhile. 

 

12/28/2019  -  Saturday 

 

03:02 Motorist Assist Red Lodge  - BROADWAY AVE N

Officer and Deputy checked on an individual in the parking lot. 

 

08:57 Abandoned Motor Vehicle

Bridger – 1100 US HIGHWAY 310

Vehicle tagged

 

15:57 Abandoned Motor Vehicle

Bridger- Not a hazard, mechanical issues, vehicle will be towed. 

 

23:10 Motorist Assist

Red Lodge – DIAMOND C TRL

Officer checked on vehicle pulled over.

 

12/29/2019  -  Sunday

 

09:12 Welfare Check

Bridger-Deputy responded to report of 2 individuals arguing outside of their vehicle; parties  separated. 

 

10:30    Welfare Check

Joliet

Deputy responded regarding guardianship of minor

 

17:21  Motor Veh. Crash, Non-Injury

Joliet – US HIGHWAY 212 

Deputy and MHP Trooper responded to a vehicle vs deer; non-injury; vehicle towed

 

12/30/2019  -  Monday 

 

15:44 Service Assist / Utilities Red Lodge - BROADWAY AVE N

Blowing a flare.

 

15:50 Motorist Assist Roberts - US HIGHWAY 212

Deputy assisted traffic control for a vehicle off the road.

 

17:58 Motorist Assist Bridger - PRYOR MOUNTAIN CAVES

Carbon Towing assisted with a vehicle stuck with a flat tire. 

 

22:05 Citizen Contact Red Lodge - BROADWAY AVE S

Officer checked on individuals walking home. 

 

12/31/2019  -  Tuesday 

06:19 Abandoned Motor Vehicle [RED] VILLARD AVE N

Vehicle has been sitting behind the IGA for a while, vehicle tagged.

 

08:16 DUI Arrest- Joliet

Sheriff arrested one male for DUI at Country Corner in Joliet

 

09:22 Threats / Harassment Roberts - Deputy transported individual for psych evaluation. 

 

10:42 Citizen Contact Red Lodge - BROADWAY AVE N

Calls regarding a child walking down the street in just boots. Mother located. 

 

15:37 General Info Joliet - Deputy advised Joliet was allowing fireworks 0000-0030.

 

17:27 Ordinance Violation Joliet - US HIGHWAY 212

Deputy advised of fireworks going off. 

 

18:26 Fire- Wildland Bridger - US HIGHWAY 310

Bridger Fire and Deputy responded to reported fire. Fire contained. 

 

19:04 Motorist Assist Joliet - US HIGHWAY 310

Deputy checked on a vehicle, right side tire blow out and not a hazard. 

 

19:07 Suspicious Activity Fromberg - US HIGHWAY 310

Individual was fishing, FWP advised active license. 

 

19:12 Citizen Contact Red Lodge - RODEO RD

Officer out with a vehicle.

 

19:16 Citizen Contact Red Lodge - S AIRPORT RD

 

20:27 Control Burn Roberts - W BENCH RD

Bonfire. 

 

23:07 Area Check

Joliet - JOLIET PUBLIC SCHOOLS - N PARK ST

Deputy checked on individuals in the area, everything ok. 

 

01/01/2020  -  Wednesday 

 

00:48 Citizen Contact Red Lodge - TOWN PUMP - BROADWAY AVE N

No signs 

 

01:17 Assault

Red Lodge - BROADWAY AVE S

Officer advised of an assault that happened, individuals were kicked out and left the scene. 

 

01:18 Welfare Check Bridger - US HIGHWAY 310

Driver just pulled over to take a nap. 

 

02:22 Trespass Complaint Red Lodge - HAGGIN AVE S

Officers responded to an intoxicated individual following others to residence. 

 

04:38 Welfare Check Red Lodge - BROADWAY AVE S + 12TH ST E

Officer checked on an individual with vehicle running. 

 

08:33 Abandoned Motor Vehicle Fromberg - 3300 US HIGHWAY 310 - US HIGHWAY 310

Checked on tagged vehicle. 

 

10:44 Parking

Red Lodge - CARBON COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE - BROADWAY AVE N

Officer advised of vehicle in the crosswalk. 

 

10:49 Citizen Contact Red Lodge - RED LODGE POLICE DEPT - PLATT AVE S

Officer advised of an individual picking up keys.

 

11:11 Motor Veh. Slide-Off Red Lodge - HIGHWAY 78

Deputy and MHP Trooper responded to a vehicle in the ditch, vehicle was removed. 

 

13:44 Parking

Red Lodge - BROADWAY AVE N + 10TH ST W

Officer advised of a vehicle in the crosswalk, vehicle was moved. 

 

17:57 Traffic Complaint Joliet - 3800 US HIGHWAY 310 - US HIGHWAY 310

Deputy responded to vehicle driving on wrong side of the road and issued a reexam form. 

 

01/02/2020  -  Thursday 

 

08:27 Parking

Red Lodge - HISTORICAL PULL OUT - BROADWAY AVE S

Caller advised of vehicle parked at location and will have removed.

 

08:59 Civil Stand-by Bridger - US HIGHWAY 310

Officer responded for a walk through at residence. 

 

09:06 Traffic Control Roberts - 8600 US HIGHWAY 212 - US HIGHWAY 212

DOT cutting down trees and request extra patrol. 

 

14:22 Assist Other Agency Red Lodge -  Officer assisted CPS.

 

17:01 Fire- Other Roberts - US HIGHWAY 212

Joliet Fire responded to possible chimney fire-no flames and       smells smoke. 

 

17:21 Traffic Hazard Roberts - 9000 US HIGHWAY 212 - US HIGHWAY 212

Deputy dispatched a deer. 

 

18:34 Disturbance Bridger -  Deputy and Officer responded to disturbance between two individuals, male arrested for assaulting a peace officer and DUI, transported to YCDF. 

 

20:29 Parking

Red Lodge - BROADWAY AVE S

Officer checked on a vehicle partially blocking the parking entry, not a hazard. 

 

23:11 Motorist Assist Red Lodge – Gravel Pit- 100 HIGHWAY 78 - HIGHWAY 78

Officer checked on two individuals in the bed of the truck, camping. Advised cannot camp AT location. 

 

01/03/2020  -  Friday 

 

09:11   Suspicious Activity Red Lodge - GRANT AVE S

Officer responded to an individual walking down Broadway, driver on scene to pick up the individual. 

 

15:39 Welfare Check Red Lodge -12TH ST W + BROADWAY AVE S

Officer checked on a report of an intoxicated individual outside. 

 

15:56 Abandoned Motor Vehicle Bridger - 2900 US HIGHWAY 310 - US HIGHWAY 310

Vehicle tagged. 

 

18:44 Motorist Assist Red Lodge - WORD AVE N

 

20:38 Littering / Trash Edgar - E PRYOR RD

Deputy responded to report of someone throwing out bags and littering in the area. 

 

22:24 Motorist Assist Joliet - 3700 US HIGHWAY 310 - US HIGHWAY 310

Deputy advised the vehicle is having issues overheating. 

 

01/04/2020  -  Saturday 

 

03:03 Fire- Alarm Red Lodge - BANNOCK TRL

Deputy and Red Lodge Fire investigated for report of fire alarm, keyholders stated they are doing a heat treatment and no fire. 

 

03:35 Control Burn Red Lodge - BROADWAY AVE N

Officer advised of small flames from earlier control burn, owner on scene and raking the fire. 

 

09:14 Motor Veh. Crash, Non-Injury Roberts - N 3RD ST

Caller backed into vehicle previous day. MHP notified. 

 

10:15 Assist Other Agency Red Lodge - CARBON COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE - BROADWAY AVE N

Deputy transporting evidence to another county. 

 

11:03 Abandoned Motor Vehicle Joliet - HIGHWAY 421 + US HIGHWAY 212

 

12:20 Traffic Hazard Red Lodge - ROUNDABOUT - BROADWAY AVE N

DOT notified of a sign down at the roundabout. 

 

13:21 Traffic Hazard Red Lodge - BROADWAY AVE N

DOT advised of a sign down and blocking the road. 

 

16:27 Citizen Contact Roberts - 8200 US HIGHWAY 212 - US HIGHWAY 212

Deputy and property owner advised of plywood and other material being blown all over the place and near the highway. 

        

16:30 Area Check Red Lodge - 8TH ST W

Officer checked on an unoccupied residence that individual heard a window break during wind storm. Window does not gain access to residence. 

 

16:32 Service Assist / Utilities Joliet - US HIGHWAY 310

Deputy advised of an electric pole sideways, no lines on the ground. NWEnergy responded. 

 

19:09 Motorist Assist Red Lodge - RED LODGE AIRPORT

Everything ok.

 

19:17 Motorist Assist Red Lodge - N AIRPORT RD + WHITE AVE S

Individuals pulled over to play Pokemon Go. 

 

19:33 Disturbance Bridger -  Officer advised of an individual leaving the scene after CCSO was called. 

 

19:53 Fire- Other Red Lodge - COUNTRY CLUB DR

Red Lodge Fire and NWEnergy responded to a gas odor and hissing sound, possibly the meter venting. 

 

20:11 Traffic Hazard Red Lodge - LARKSPUR ST + BANEBERRY AVE

Officer removed construction items out from the roadway. 

        

20:23 911 Hang-Up Roberts -  Deputy responded to a 911 hang-up, individual was trying to call a number from Google and kept calling 911. Everything ok.  

 

21:28 Fire- Investigation Fromberg  - LOWER RIVER RD

Fromberg Fire and NWEnergy responded to a pole leaning, causing the powerline to spark on trees. 

 

01/05/2020  -  Sunday 

 

02:14 Suspicious Activity Red Lodge - HAGGIN AVE S

Officers checked the area, individuals admitted to lighting fireworks. 

 

08:54 Fire- Odor Investigation Bridger - BLM RD

Fromberg Fire and NWEnergy responded to report of gas odor, Tech advised had to do with valves and high winds. All clear. 

 

12:03 Fire- Other Red Lodge  - BROADWAY AVE N

Red Lodge fire responded to report of office full of smoke, no fire located. 

 

12:06 Citizen Contact Red Lodge - RED LODGE POLICE DEPT - PLATT AVE S

Officer spoke to individual waiting at RLPD, and was explained options for situation. 

 

16:59 Welfare Check Joliet - JOLIET FROMBERG RD + GRANITE RD

Deputy checked on an individual sleeping under the bridge. Everything ok, had a place to go.

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