Police Report: May 19 - 25, 2020

Last hurrah at Sportsman’s Park leads to citations
Thursday, May 28, 2020
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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.

May 19

• At 10:01 a.m. criminal mischief was reported on the 1000 block of 2nd Ave. The reporting party’s windshield had been shattered.

May 21

• At 12:11 a.m. a juvenile male and female were charged with criminal mischief after they damaged a mail box on the 800 block of 8th Ave.

• At 11:05 a.m. officers received a report that a vacant trailer on the 1300 block of East 6th St. had been vandalized. The incident is under investigation.

May 22

• At 10:10 p.m. officers conducted a traffic stop and determined the driver was impaired. Greg Clark, 45, of Laurel was arrested for DUI (second offense).

May 23

• At 8:48 a.m. a caller reported their pickup was stolen at the Best Western. The pickup was located later in the day in Park City. The incident is under investigation.

• At 3:37 p.m. an employee at a business on West Main St. reported someone had damaged their vehicle attempting to break into it. The officers are reviewing security footage and the incident is under investigation.

Stillwater County Sheriff’s Office

May 19

• At 12:55 p.m. Laurel PD requested an ambulance for a male having a seizure at a bar and stated an officer was on scene. At 12:59 p.m. a second page was sent to Park City ambulance and Columbus was paged. At 1:51 p.m. Columbus ambulance stated the patient was going to the hospital in a private vehicle.

• At 7:15 p.m. a caller on 3rd Ave. NE requested a deputy respond to investigate a reckless driver who almost hit his son. The RP advised the guy passes by his house all the time at a high rate of speed. At 8:40 p.m. a deputy spoke with the driver of the vehicle about his driving behavior.

May 20

• At 10:41 p.m. a caller stated there was a large party at Sportsman Park with underage drinking and drugs. The RP stated they knew who organized the party and had been in trouble for the same thing before. The RP said the female advertised the party as “the last party before I go to court.” Deputies and Montana Highway Patrol were advised and were en route.

May 21

• At 7:16 a.m. a caller stated a few mail boxes had the doors open on Cemetery Road between Sportsman Park and Trewin School Rd. At 7:32 a.m. a deputy advised he checked the area and thought they blew open during the previous evening’s storm.

• At 4:42 p.m. a deputy witnessed a vehicle getting on the interstate traveling the wrong direction. The deputy observed the vehicle turn around and stopped it on Highway 10. The driver stated they were helping a friend move and turned around after they realized their mistake.

May 22

• At 12:46 a.m. a caller reported a suspicious older red SUV. The RP stated it was parked under the underpass and when her younger brother drove by the vehicle it began to follow him with the lights off. The RP stated her brother didn’t go straight home and attempted to elude the vehicle. The vehicle continue to follow with the lights off until they got to Valley Creek Rd and the brother was able to lose the vehicle. At 12:52 a.m. a deputy was out with the vehicle at the underpass on Valley Creek Rd. They advised the driver to move along.

May 23

• At 2:50 p.m. Laurel PD advised that a truck stolen from the Best Western was spotted behind the Zip Trip. Nobody was in the vehicle but it was unknown if the suspect was inside the store. Two deputies, a MHP trooper and LPD officer were en route. At 3:01 Laurel PD advised they were on scene.

May 25

• At 1:25 a.m. a deputy advised they were out with a vehicle at Sportsman Park. At 1:30 a.m. the deputy stated they warned the driver about driving while suspended and the driver stated they were picking up an intoxicated individual.



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