Here is the weekend's recap of law enforcement activity from around the county. All persons arrested or cited are presumed innocent until convicted in a court of law. *Fremont County Sheriff's Office* *Arrests:* *Leroy Brown*, 28, Ethete, Driving Under the Influence. *Brody Miller*, 19, Riverton, Minor Under the Influence of Alcohol. *Otis Smith*, 60, Riverton, DUI, Leaving the Scene of an Injury Crash, Driving Under Suspension, and Failure to Maintain Liability Insurance. Read the full story on this arrest here
On Friday morning, a caller in Pavillion reported a stolen vehicle.
However, when deputies attempted to get additional information, the
original reporting party was unreachable.
A theft in the Riverton area is under investigation. Additional details
An investigation into the possible abuse of horses outside of Riverton is
At 8:37 p.m., a caller on Sage Drive reported hearing a bunch of banging
downstairs and found windows open and stuff moved around. Deputies were
unable to find anyone in the area.
A 35-year-old man and 33-year-old woman of Dubois were cited for battery
after they allegedly assaulted a 28-year-old man and a 24-year-old woman.
One of the victims was reportedly knocked out during the incident, which
occurred around 2:30 a.m. on Saturday in Dubois.
At 11:26 a.m. on Saturday, a caller reported possibly finding human remains
in a burn pit off Sand Draw Road. The bones were determined to be from a
A Hudson man reportedly received a threatening message with regard to his
At 2:20 p.m., an anonymous caller on Cooper Road reported that a registered
sex offender had taken a little girl into his house. The report was
determined to be unfounded; the man allowed a search of the residence, and
there were no minors inside.
At 4:53 p.m., a caller on Shoshoni reported seeing a possible intoxicated
individual abduct someone. Deputies made contact and determined that it was
a verbal domestic disturbance.
*Lander Police Department*
*An 18-year-old Lander woman* was cited for Speeding, Excessive
Acceleration, and Careless Driving.
*A 41-year-old Lander man* was cited for a barking dog in the area of North
Fifth and Amoretti Streets at 11:05 p.m. on Sunday.
*Donna Gambler*, 35, Fort Washakie, FCSO Warrant and Open Container.
*John Chavez*, 33, Riverton, Public Intoxication and Open Container.
At 10 a.m. on Friday, a caller on Jefferson Street reported illegal trash
dumping. The subject was contacted and warned.
Police took a report of someone using a local's information to file their
At 3:54 p.m., a caller on Wood Street reported a smell of marijuana coming
from a home in the area coupled with sounds of people yelling. Police
arrived and were unable to verify either the smell or the yelling.
A Saturday report of trespassing was determined to be unfounded.
On Sunday morning at 9:44 a.m., police, firefighters, and EMS were called
to the 600 block of Lincoln Street for a report of a black Volvo with
Kentucky plates that knocked over a mailbox and hit a fence. The vehicle
was abandoned when police arrived. There was more than $1,000 in damage;
the wreck is still under investigation.
A 2010 silver Chevy Malibu was reported stolen from Four Season Drive on
Sunday afternoon. That report is still under investigation.
*Riverton Police Department*
RPD call details were not immediately available.
*Fremont County EMS*
Ambulance crews responded to 31 calls for service over the weekend.