Sublette County Sheriff case transferred to district court

(Jackson, Wyo.) - During a preliminary hearing on Monday, February 22, Sublette County Circuit Court Judge Curt A. Haws bound all charges filed against Sublette County Sheriff Stephen Haskell to district court. On January 19, five charges were brought against Sheriff Haskell and he subsequently turned himself into the Sweetwater County Sheriff’s Office where he was booked and released on bond. According to court documents from the 9th Judicial District Circuit Court, Sheriff Haskell purchased uniform items prior to being sworn into office on January 5, 2015, which resulted in Sublette County paying Sheriff's Haskell's personal debt of more than $11,000. More details on Sheriff Haskell's charges are in Buckrail's article "BREAKING: Wyoming Sheriff faces 5 criminal charges." *Feature Photo: Sublette County Sheriff Stephen Haskell. h/t Sublette County / Pitchengine Communities* #buckrail #news