Laurel Police turn counterfeit evidence over to Secret Service

Police Report: March 15-22, 2021
Thursday, March 25, 2021
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Laurel Police Report

The following represent a portion of the calls responded to by officers from the Laurel Police Department. Unless otherwise indicated, all cases are considered under investigation. Anyone with information about these or other crimes is encouraged to call the LPD at 628-8737.

March 16

• At 3:34 p.m. criminal mischief was reported on the 200 block of Foundation after a resident discovered their driver’s side mirror had been bashed in.

• At 5:54 p.m. officers arrested Austin Cureton, 24, of Laurel for partner or family member assault (causing bodily injury) on the 400 block of East 1st. He was also charged with destroying or tampering with a communication device.

March 17

• At 8:21 p.m. a theft of a dealer plate was reported at the Walmart parking lot. The incident is under investigation.

• At 4:54 p.m. officers responding to a littering complaint on the 100 block of West Main discovered evidence of a counterfeiting operation. The located a printer and counterfeit bills. A suspect has been identified and the evidence was turned over to the Secret Service.

March 18

• At 7:19 a.m. Katina Tabor, 47, of Forsyth was arrested for felony criminal possession of dangerous drugs and misdemeanor DUI (2nd offense).

• At 11:53 a.m. a Laurel City warrant for violation of an order of protection was served on Aaron Miller, 38, at the Yellowstone County Detention Facility.

March 19

• At 10:02 a.m. a push–out was reported at Walmart.

• At 4:25 p.m. a theft was reported on the 200 block of West Ave. The caller reported someone had clipped the cables and stole a battery from their toy hauler.

March 21

• At 6:16 p.m. officers responded to an altercation between two juveniles at a city park. One juvenile had stabbed another in the leg and was arrested for assault with a weapon.

March 22

• At 11:34 a.m. a juvenile female was arrested for partner or family member assault at the middle school.


Stillwater County Sheriff’s Office

March 15

• At 12:19 p.m. a 911 caller on Ronan Ranch Rd. reported she heard a knock at her door but was slow to answer because of a recent surgery. The RP stated a male walked into the house carrying a 12” knife and said he was homeless and looking for food and other stuff. He rummaged through the house and garage and left on foot heading NW towards the rest area. All units were advised. At 12:39 a.m. law enforcement searching the area were unable to locate the suspect.

March 16

• At 6:44 p.m. a caller on 1st Ave. SW reported a vehicle took out an entire row of mailboxes in front of their house and continued east. The vehicle was described as a maroon Dodge pickup. The caller’s spouse provided the name’s and numbers of two individuals who were almost struck by the suspect vehicle. Laurel PD was advised. At 7 p.m. a deputy advised another individual spotted the truck traveling east on South Park City Rd. at a high rated of speed.

March 17

• At 12:25 p.m. a caller on 1st Ave. SW stated she had a female living with her and had been gone for several days. When she returned home her house had been ransacked and items were missing. She was advised a deputy would be in contact with her. At 6:06 p.m. a deputy left a message for the RP.

March 19

• At 6:16 p.m. a caller at the westbound rest area on I–90 stated her face was swelling and was unsure what was wrong. The RP stated they may have been poisoned or bitten by a spider. They also stated they felt like they had been assaulted or sodomized. At 6:49 p.m. the Park City ambulance was en route to St. Vincent’s with the patient.

• At 6:26 p.m. a caller at the Homestead stated their wife had taken off with his bank card and credit card. The RP stated she cleaned out his account and was sending his mother–in–law over to pick up their child. At 6:41 p.m. the RP was advised of his options and was happy with the help he received.

March 21

• At 10:23 a.m. a caller reported his wife was home alone on Big Sky Way and a male walked into the house. The residence was for sale and the male stated he was sent by their realtor to the house. The RP checked with the realtor who said no one had been sent to the house. Dispatch was able to contact the resident at the house who confirmed the male had been sent by a realtor. Both subjects were requested to step outside and speak with a deputy. At 10:43 a.m. a deputy advised that the male was a prospective buyer.

• At 12:37 p.m. a 911 caller at the Sage Creek Motel stated their boyfriend was intoxicated and throwing things around the room. The RP stated she left the room to wait for law enforcement in her car but went back to the room because their dog was there. At 2:25 p.m. a deputy took the female to a hotel in Columbus.

• At 1:14 p.m. a caller on 1st Ave. SE stated a female came to the house and was screaming and attempted to make entry before the RP was able to lock the door. They stated the female was looking for a bag but were unable to find it. At 2:40 p.m. deputies were clear from the house and transported the belongings to her house.

• At 5:52 p.m. a caller on 1st street NW called to report an assault that occurred earlier when she tried to retrieve a bag and some items from a residence. The RP stated a male threw broccoli cheese soup at her and hit her with the pan because she was wearing a dress.


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