Dispatch: Arrests; Teen shoplifter caught again; Woman found dead in Lander

Here is Thursday's recap of law enforcement activity around the county. All persons arrested or cited are presumed innocent until convicted in a court of law. *Fremont County Sheriff's Office* *Arrests:* None. The Fremont county Detention Center currently is responsible for 163 inmates. Of these, 140 are being held in the detention center, 18 are in substance abuse treatment programs throughout the state, and 23 are being housed out of the facility. *Calls:* Another attempted telephone scam was reported at 9:50 a.m. by a woman in Hudson. She did not fall for the scam. A report of a forged signature in the Lander area was turned over to the Lander Police. A report of theft on Missouri Valley Road is under investigation, and additional information was not released. At 2:34 p.m., deputies assisted a local whose identity was reportedly stolen by someone in Ohio. He was given advice on how to proceed since it was out of local jurisdiction. *Lander Police Department* *Arrests/Citations:* None. *Calls:* Police made contact with a resident on Market Street whose growing trash pile was reportedly attracting animals now that the weather was warming up. At 9:35 a.m. a caller on North Second Street reported finding drugs in a home. Police arrived and discovered empty sharp needles and baggies, but there was no drug residue on any of the paraphernalia. The items were properly disposed. At 3:32 p.m., a caller on the 900 block of Main Street complained about skateboarders in the parking lot who were refusing to leave. Police contacted them and moved them along. At 8:54 p.m., a caller on the 800 block of Amoretti Street asked police to check on their neighbors because their car had been running for about five hours. Police contacted the owner who was OK; the owner had forgotten the vehicle was running. *Riverton Police Department* *Arrests/Citations* A 16-year-old female of St. Stephens was cited for Shoplifting, Interference, and Theft after trying to take two bottles of liquor from Smith's valued at $15.49 and $6.49 respectively. She gave police another person's name when contacted and was then charged with Interference. Theodore Goggles, 74, Riverton, Public Intoxication *Calls:* *There were 29 calls for service* Police delivered a message to a Riverton man that his brother had passed away. A 1984 model Honda three-wheeler was reported stolen from Sioux Avenue. The value of the vehicle was listed at $200. A motorist in line at Wendy's Drive-Thru decided to back up which caused the driver of the car behind her to began yelling. The woman backing up then allegedly unleashed a barrage of profanity at the other driver. The owner of a vehicle repair shop complained to police that he hadn't been paid for some work he had done on a vehicle. He was told to file a claim in Small Claims Court. Police had a sit-down with two women who have been alleging harassment from the other for several weeks now. The latest "harassment" was one woman driving by the other woman's home and revving her engine. Police asked the two to knock it off but they were allegedly uncooperative. An officer on duty at the hospital noticed a family drive up late last night with small children without in car seats. The officer was able to obtain car seats for the family so the children could be safely buckled in. *Fire Departments* Hudson Fire responded to a grass/brush fire along Highway 789 shortly before 10 p.m. *Fremont County Ambulance* EMS crews responded to 14 calls for service Wednesday into Thursday morning. *Fremont County Coroner* There were two coroner calls. The death of a 55-year-old male in Dubois was determined to be natural, the death of a 34-year-old Lander woman is under investigation and an autopsy has been planned for Friday. [image: Inline image 1] #county10 #news