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Dispatch: Black Friday shoplifting, frauds, and unfounded child abuse

Here is the recap of law enforcement activity from Nov. 25 through Nov. 29 from across Park County. All persons arrested or cited are presumed innocent until convicted in a court of law. *Cody Police Department* *Arrests:* *Tiffany Mathews*, 32, Cody, Shoplifting. Mathews was arrested following a Black Friday afternoon report of someone shoplifting at Walmart. *Calls:* At 11:35 a.m. on Wednesday, a vehicle slid off 32nd Street and struck a mailbox. There were no injuries or road blockage. The driver was issued a warning. At 6:48 p.m., a caller on County Road 2AB reported a suspicious vehicle that has been in the area around his shop lately. Few calls were reported on Thanksgiving Day; most of them involved animal issues. A minor crash was reported on Wyoming Avenue where a vehicle was struck while it was parked in a driveway. On Black Friday, a minor wreck was reported in the Rocky Mountain Discount Sports parking lot. A bomb threat was called in at the Cody Walmart and other Walmarts around the state on Friday afternoon. Read more about that here . At 10:42 p.m. on Friday, a woman reported that her husband threw a TV. At 10:08 a.m. on Saturday, an intoxicated subject was reportedly wandering the area of 12th and Beck, wearing a red/black parka and a cowboy hat. Police were unable to locate the subject. At 11:41 p.m., police investigated a possible prowler on Mashie. No arrests were reported in connection to the call. At 12:42 p.m. on Sunday, police were called to help look for a hospital patient who left with an IV still in their neck. Police were unable to locate the subject. Multiple traffic stops and parking issues were dealt with throughout Sunday. *Powell Police Department* *Arrests:* *Joshua Jacobs*, 32, Powell, Warrant Arrest - Probation Revocation. *Calls:* On Wednesday, Powell Police responded to a couple reports of fraudulent calls. Both reports indicated the attempted victims were called by someone claiming to be from a utility company and were demanding payment. Thanksgiving Day saw only a few calls to police, which were primarily animal or traffic related. At 10:55 a.m. on Friday, a caller at East Second and North Bent reported a window had been shot by either a BB or pellet gun. At 1:21 a.m. on Saturday, an officer secured a trunk lid for a someone on North Division Street after the bungee cord had come undone. At 8:14 a.m. on Saturday, a caller on North Cheyenne Street reported that their vehicle had been egged. No lasting damage was found. *Park County Sheriff's Office* *Arrests:* *Melissa Flores*, 35, two counts of felony Assault on Peace Officer, two counts of Interference with a Peace Officer, felony Strangulation of a Household Member, felony Child Abuse, and Battery. Flores was arrested following a call about domestic abuse at 5:53 p.m. on Saturday. Additional information is expected to be released soon. *Sandra Bird*, 50, felony Unauthorized Use of Personal ID. Bird was arrested late Sunday evening; additional information was not immediately available. *Calls:* These calls from Nov. 22 through Nov. 28. At 9:34 p.m. on Sunday, a caller on County Road 6WX reported a vehicle parked sideways on the road with a man lying on the seat, wrapped in a blanket. Deputies provided assistance. At 12:17 p.m. on Monday, a caller on on Highway 294 reported a door open at a residence where he didn't think anyone should be. Deputies checked out the situation. A woman in the Cody area reported receiving a letter that was alleging child abuse. At 9:29 a.m. on Tuesday, a caller at Smith Farms on Road 11 reported that a dog killed one of their lambs. At 4:32 p.m., deputies performed a welfare check after they received reports about a woman being constantly intoxicated around her children, that there was meth use at the home, and that the child wasn't being fed. The report was determined to be unfounded. On Wednesday, deputies handled quite a few minor traffic issues and animal problems. At 1:22 a.m. on Thanksgiving, a caller on Carter Mountain reported that four people got their Jeep stuck on Carter Mountain Access Road. Deputies provided assistance. A vehicle slid off County Road 3FK at about 10 a.m. There ere no injuries or road blockage. At 1:48 p.m., a caller reported that an 11-year-old had been bitten by a cat. At 5:33 p.m. on Friday, a caller reported that someone was shooting a gun near ice fishermen at Deaver Reservoir. A search and rescue call near Meeteetse was quickly called off on Friday evening. A hunter was overdue, but he walked out an hour after the call came in. #reboot #news