keyboard_arrow_up

Dispatch: A hit and run, scam phone call, and minor traffic stops

Here are the most notable law enforcement incidents from Cody and Powell yesterday. Cody Incidents 00:25am Traffic Stop Officer initiated activity at 16TH St/Big Horn Ave, Cody. Citation for no proof of insurance. 00:46am Traffic Stop Officer initiated activity at 12TH St, Cody. Written warning for turn signal violation. 9:41am Suspicious Activity Occurred at Riley Arena on Heart Mountain St. , Cody. RP advised he received a suspicious email and would like to speak to an officer. 7:13pm Motor Vehicle Crash Occurred at Armed Forces Recruiting Station on 17TH St. , Cody. Ford F250, grey in color, hit on the passenger side. Hit and run. No injuries. Powell Incidents 8:01am Traffic Stop Officer initiated activity at N Absaroka St/W 3RD St, Powell. A traffic stop was performed and the driver was issued a warning for speeding and a citation for vehicle insurance required. 12:47pm Fraud Related Occurred on Grand St, Powell. Received report of a phone scam. The reporting party received a phone call from a person that pretended to be their grandson. He told them that he had been in a motor vehicle crash and was arrested for DWUI. The caller then had the reporting party speak with his "lawyer" who wanted them to go to one of the larger pharmacies and purchase $4,000 in an iTunes card and the caller said he would call them back to get that number. The reporting party had called their son who said their grandson was fine because he had just talked to him at work. 1:29pm Traffic Stop Officer initiated activity at E 1ST St/N Clark St, Powell. A traffic stop was performed and the driver was issued a citation for no proof of insurance and a warning for speeding. 2:14pm Traffic Stop Officer initiated activity at W 3RD St/N Division St, Powell. A traffic stop was performed and the driver was issued a citation for Speeding. 3:41pm Harassment Occurred on E 3RD St. , Powell. Received a report of some older children harassing and bullying another juvenile. The incident is under investigation. 3:56pm Property Damage Occurred on E 7TH St. , Powell. Received a report of property damage to a motorcycle. An officer responded and it was determined that the damage appeared to be weather related. 00:09am Traffic Stop 1512100002 Officer initiated activity at E Coulter Ave/N Evarts St, Powell. A traffic stop was performed and the driver was issued a warning for failure to stop at a stop sign. #reboot #news