Police Report - 5/18/17

Quiet street besieged with gunfire

Laurel

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.

 

• On May 8, at 4:09 p.m., a theft was reported at CVS pharmacy. No further information is available at this time.

• On May 10, at 10:51 a.m., during an agency assist, officers served Eric Morrow, 33, of Laurel, with city warrants and transported him to Yellowstone County Detention Facility.

• On May 12, at 3:54 p.m., Justin Shelton, 34, of Wyo., was served city warrants in jail.

• On May 13, at 12:40 a.m., a case of criminal mischief may have been an attempted break in. The window at the CVS pharmacy was broken although no entry was made. Police have a suspect and charges are pending.

• On May 13, at 8:15 a.m., officers responded to a 911 call on the 300 block of E. 4th St. Catherine Wright, 27, was arrested for PFMA, and taken to YCDF.

• On May 13, at 12:04 p.m., a window was reportedly broken out of an office on the 1100 block of S. Washington Ave. The case is being investigated as an attempted burglary.

• On May 14, at 5:30 a.m., dispatch received reports on shots fired on the 200 block of Foundation Ave. Officers investigated and discovered multiple bullet holes in the residence and vehicles. There were numerous casings in the street. The home was released back to the residents at 2 p.m. There is a suspect and the case is under investigation.

 

Stillwater County

• On May 8, at 4:04 p.m., a deputy served civil papers to a party on Pine Crest Rd.

• On May 8, at 5:19 p.m., a parent reported that her daughter had run away. The reporting party got a call from the school about the girl fighting at school. When she asked her daughter about it, she took off. The RP stated she had been looking for her for an hour. Her brother was also looking. About an hour later more people joined the search. About two hours after the girl was reported missing, she came home.

• On May 8, at 7:53 p.m., a landlord on Fox Trail reported an ex-tenant was in the road flipping her off. She didn’t need a deputy to respond, just wanted it on record.

• On May 9, at 2:46 a.m. a deputy checked on the well being of three travelers at the Zip Trip trying to fix a tire. They were not causing a problem.

• On May 9, at 9:42 a.m., a resident reported a Ford F350 truck parked across the street from the school was blocking traffic and a hazard. A deputy attempted to make contact with the owner but the listed phone numbers did not work. The deputy checked the next morning and the truck was gone.

• On May 9, at 9:49 a.m., someone from the Department of Transportation contacted dispatch regarding a male sleeping on a bench at the rest stop. Although he had been asked to leave, he hadn’t left. The man had green hair and facial tattoos. A deputy checked on the man. Although he had a warrant, he couldn’t be picked up on it. The man left  headed west bound.

• On May 9, at 2:14 p.m., a man reported having just gotten home in Laurel and discovered a message on his machine from a woman in Park City. She gave her name and said she was having a medical emergency and couldn’t breath. The man who received the message didn’t know the caller but he called police immediately. By 2:30 p.m., the subject had been located and was taken to the hospital.

• On May 10, at 4:54 p.m., a concerned parent on Backforty Rd. told dispatchers that a son had not returned from school after being suspended. The boy was located and returned home about an hour after the report.

• On My 10, a Park City ambulance and crew transported an 80-year-old woman to a Billings’ hospital.

• On May 10, at 8:34 p.m., a party reported that while he was walking his dog, his neighbors came by on 4-wheelers and they were driving recklessly. The RP asked them to slow down and that caused a confrontation. According to the report the guy on the 4-wheeler left and came back and began harrassing the RP and his wife. The driver made threatening statements and “chest bumped” the RP. The RP did not want to file a formal complaint but wanted a deputy to speak to the involved party. The deputy made contact with the offender and the situation was satisfactorily resolved.

• On May 10, at 11:29 p.m.,  a deputy initiated a motor vehicle stop on Interstate 90 at mile marker 422. Moana Joy Vercoe of Auckland, New Zealand received a citation and paid a $20 bond. Deputies contacted customs and they said she was in the US legally.

• On May 11, at 4:57 p.m., Laurel dispatch requested a Park City Ambulance. As none was available, Columbus was called for a 57-year-old male with chest pain and low blood oxygen levels. Columbus EMS transported the man from the 800 block of 3rd Ave. in Laurel.

• On May 12, at 3:34 p.m., a woman called from the Park City rest stop. She was locked in the bathroom and couldn’t get out. By the time deputies arrived, the woman’s husband had rescued her.

• On May 13, at 1:02 a.m., a resident of Cemetery Rd. in Park City requested an ambulance for a 43-year-old male with heart attack symptoms. A Park City crew met AMR at Zoo Drive and the patient was taken to a Billings’ hospital.

• On May 14, at 8:39 a.m., Laurel dispatch requested an ambulance from Park City and then Columbus for a possible case of alcohol poisoning.

• On May 14, at 2:14 p.m., deputies responded to a semi vs pickup crash. Park City Fire and Ambulance also responded. Montana Highway Patrol and Help Flight were advised. It was discovered there were no injuries. Tow trucks were called.

Category:

Upcoming Events

Wednesday, June 26, 2019
10 a.m., Laurel Public Library, 720 West Third Street, Laurel, 628-4961
Wednesday, June 26, 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 2, 2019
Tuesdays, Noon, Beartooth Grill, 305 1st Ave. S.
Wednesday, July 3, 2019
10 a.m., Laurel Public Library, 720 West Third Street, Laurel, 628-4961
Wednesday, July 3, 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. 
Monday, July 8, 2019
• Christmas to Remember meeting, second Monday, 1 p.m., at Reese & Ray’s IGA, call 248-8557 for information

The Laurel Outlook

 

Click Here to Check Out Our Latest Ads

We use Google cookies to determine our demographic of visitors to our site. You can opt out here.

We also use Twitter Analytics to track clicks from our twitter feed. 

You can find all the City Council documents that we have received here.