Weekend Dispatch: Destruction of property, 2 DUIs and a warrant arrest

(Jackson, Wyo.) – Here is a recap of local dispatch and law enforcement activity from this pastweekend in the Town of Jackson and Teton County. All persons arrested or cited are presumed innocent until proven guilty. There were 104 calls to the area dispatch on Friday, Saturday and Sunday. *Crime Reports and Arrests * Destruction of Property: At 10:58 a.m. on Saturday, a business called the Jackson Police Department to report their dumpster had been “tagged” with graffiti. According to the Jackson PD, there are no leads at this time. DUI: At 1:57 a.m. on Sunday morning, a Jackson Police officer observed a vehicle back quickly from a parking space then slam on the brakes causing the front of the vehicle to spin 180 degrees. The vehicle then accelerated forward rapidly before the officer stopped the vehicle. Upon contacting the driver, objective signs of intoxication were noted and he admitted to consuming alcohol prior to driving. The subject failed field sobriety tests and as a result, Robert Francis O’Leary, 25, of Jackson was charged with DUI and driving without a valid driver’s license. Warrant: Early Sunday morning at 2:30 a.m., according to the Jackson Police Department, a passenger in the vehicle from the above DUI was found to have an outstanding warrant for failure to appear on original charges of driving under suspension and driving without insurance. As a result, Ethan James Lee, 33, of Jackson was placed under arrest for the warrant. Suspicious Person: At 2:49 a.m. on Sunday morning, according to the Jackson Police Department, a second passenger from the DUI above was argumentative and cursing at officers during their investigation. After O’Leary and Lee were arrested, the passenger was told she was free to leave the area. She refused, instead continuing to curse at officers. As officers were searching the vehicle, the subject attempted to enter the passenger side despite being told to not interfere and to step away from the vehicle. The subject refused to step back from the officer and was preventing him from being able to search the vehicle. After numerous warnings, Amanda Jo Lawson, 26, of Jackson was charged with interference with a police officer. DUI: On Sunday, Thomas David Mangelsen, 69, of Moose was arrested for driving under the influence. *Collisions* There were seven auto collisions this past weekend. *Other* Other dispatch reports included snow tow citations, bike traffic, motorist assists, driving complaints, lost and found property, and animal control calls. #buckrail #news