Police Report - 1/4/18

Police, deputies respond to slide-offs, weather related accidents


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.


Dec. 26

• At 6:38 p.m. officers responded to a disturbance between two men at the Caboose. One of them has a Laurel city warrant for $2,500. Eric Cherry, 31, of Laurel, was arrested and transported to the Yellowstone County Detention Facility.


Dec. 27

• A theft was reported from the 1200 block of E. 6th St. at 6:24 p.m. A 62-inch flat screen TV was stolen.


Dec. 31

• A vehicle parked in front of a business on the 10 block of Colorado was broken into at 10:34 a.m. Prescription medications were stolen.


Jan. 1

• There was a report of criminal mischief. A tire was slashed on a vehicle parked in the Walmart parking lot.


Stillwater County 

Sheriff’s Office

Dec. 26

• At 8:52 a.m. a caller advised of a male with leg and back pain. At 8:59 a.m. Park City ambulance reported they didn’t have a crew.

• At 3:31 p.m. Laurel dispatch paged Park City ambulance for a male on Lackawana Lane with sharp chest pains. As soon as Park City was paged, Laurel called back and stated they found an ambulance.


Dec. 27

• At 5:43 p.m. Park City caller stated he received a phone call from a woman who has a daughter the same age as his. The woman said his daughter is selling and smoking illegal drugs. The caller stated the woman had also called his daughter and would like it stopped. At 6:15 p.m. the involved female called back and stated she has blocked the numbers and was advised to avoid contact with the family.


Dec. 29

• At 3:15 a.m. a caller reported a male hitchhiker near mile marker 426 on Interstate 90. A deputy reported they were unable to locate the individual.

• At 4:05 p.m. a deputy on Trewin School Road warned a driver that snowmobiles were not allowed on county roads.

• At 7:17 p.m. a caller reported a car in the median near Reed Point buried up to the hood in snow. Columbus Fire Department was paged and MHP was advised. At 7:37 p.m. a tow truck was requested.

• At 8:17 p.m. a caller reported a vehicle slide-off near Park City on I-90. Neither occupant was injured. At 8:39 p.m. a deputy reported a good samaritan pulled the vehicle out and all units were clear.


Dec. 30

• At 9:28 a.m. Billings Communication Center called and advised they are bringing a male subject to the Zip Trip in Park City who was trying to walk to Oregon. They advised he is refusing all help except for a ride. He appears to have mental health issues and they wanted to advise as a courtesy. At 10:51 a.m. a deputy lost track of the subject and stated he may have been picked up by another driver.

• At 10:44 a.m. an empty fuel tanker jack-knifed on I-90 near mm 417 and was blocking both lanes. Park City fire and ambulance were paged. At 10:54 a.m. another semi hit the jack-knifed one. A deputy reported the second semi was a refrigerator truck and the trailer was not compromised. 

• At 11:48 a.m. the Park City Fire department came upon a vehicle in the ditch on Highway 10. The driver was okay and was calling for help to get his vehicle out of the ditch.


Dec. 31

• At 12:27 p.m. a 911 caller in Park City reported her mother was having a stroke with paralysis on her right side and was unable to speak. Columbus Fire and Rescue was paged as no ambulances were available. The reporting party called back and was advised to transport the patient in a personal vehicle.

• At 4:39 p.m. a Park City resident was cited for a suspended driver’s license and third offense operating a vehicle with no liability insurance. 

• At 9:39 p.m. Laurel dispatch called to see if an ambulance was available for a patient. Park City fire and ambulance was paged. At 9:43 p.m. Park City advised they had no crew.


Upcoming Events

Tuesday, July 23, 2019
Tuesdays, Noon, Beartooth Grill, 305 1st Ave. S.
Tuesday, July 23, 2019
Fourth Tuesdays, 7 p.m., Eagles Hall, 313 W. Main, 628-4503
Wednesday, July 24, 2019
10 a.m., Laurel Public Library, 720 West Third Street, Laurel, 628-4961
Wednesday, July 24, 2019
Every Wednesday at 5:30 p.m., check www.laurelexchangeclub.org for more info. Find them on Facebook www.facebook.com/laurelexchangeclub . Email them to find out meeting time and to join: clubinfo@laurelexchangeclub.org The club will have a meeting or volunteer activity. Meeting location is Sid's East Side Bar & Grill on first and third Wednesdays of each month. Members and guests eat free.  Volunteer activity on the second Wednesday of each month. Check their facebook page for updates.  Every fourth Wednesday is for a club social activity. 
Tuesday, July 30, 2019
Tuesdays, Noon, Beartooth Grill, 305 1st Ave. S.
Wednesday, July 31, 2019
10 a.m., Laurel Public Library, 720 West Third Street, Laurel, 628-4961


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