Police Report 1/5/17

Man upset Christmas dinner wasn’t ready arrested for threatening mom

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 Dec. 22, at 1:31 p.m., a resident in the area of the 300 block of Cedar Ave. reported a person accessing a neighbor’s apartment. The resident described the person who had reportedly illegally entered the home. Police made contact with the suspect and charged her with criminal trespass to property. Ilke Hohnson, a 50-year-old female from Columbus, was cited and released.
On Dec. 23, at 11:44 p.m., a theft was reported at Town Pump. Reportedly a woman left the store with an 18 pack of Twisted Tea and a 6 pack of Heinkein bottles. Although store personnel told her to stop, she got into a truck. Other customers blocked the truck in so it couldn’t leave. The woman then told employees that she thought her boyfriend had paid for the beer. He, then came and got the drinks from her and took them in to pay for them. By then, police were on scene. Officers detected the strong odor of alcohol emanating from the woman. The man with her had an outstanding warrant. Jeffery Scott Perrigo, 42, of Laurel, was arrested and taken to the Yellowstone County Detention Center.
On Dec. 24, at 8:24 p.m., a family disturbance was reported on the 500 block of E. Maryland Ln. Michael Sullivan, 46, of Laurel was arrested for partner family member assault and taken to YCDF.
On Dec. 25, at 9:41 p.m., a family disturbance was reported on the 100 block of W. Main. When officers arrived they discovered a distraught woman. She had been threatened by her son because dinner wasn’t ready. Zackory Wajer, 26, of Laurel, was arrested on felony PFMA, third offense, and transported to YCDF.
On Dec. 26, at 10:28 p.m., a family disturbance was reported on the 700 block of 7th Ave. Raymond Schacht, 57, of Laurel was arrested for PFMA and transported to YCDF.
On Dec. 28, at 1:21 a.m. a family disturbance was reported on the 300 block of Durland Ave. The suspect refused to cooperate with police and refused to give his name of date of birth. After he yelled at officers, 24-year-old James Hunter, Jr., of Laurel, was arrested for obstructing a peace officer. He was cited and released.
On Dec. 28, at 6:17 p.m., Laurel Police Department Detective Jason Wells with assistance from officers from the Billings Police Department served arrest warrants on Troy Tippetts Hagel, 47, for three counts of felony sexual abuse. He was arrested and taken to YCDF and held on a $100,000 bond.
On Dec. 28, at 7:14 p.m. Det. Wells with assistance from officers from the BPD, served six warrants on Terry Lanette Stokes, 33, of Laurel. She was arrested for exploitation of a person with developmental disabilities, forgery and four counts of deceptive practices.
On Dec. 30, at 9:29 a.m., a city warrant was served on Geramy Ranta, 44, of Billings, at YCDF.
On Dec. 30, at 4:10 p.m., a theft was reported by an individual parked in the Walmart parking lot. The complainant had gone into Walmart to get a sandwich from Subway. When he returned the hitch from his trailer, valued at $191, and mud flaps, valued at $274, were missing.

Stillwater County
On Dec. 27, at 6:05 p.m., a complainant stated in the morning that two snowmobiles were on a trailer and stolen in Billings. The theft was reported to Billings Police Department officers. Later in the evening a resident called and stated the snowmobiles were in the trailers by Homestead Apts. with black tarps over them. A bystander on scene told police the items arrived sometime in morning. All vehicles and trailer were released back to owner.
On Dec. 30, at 2:53 p.m., a resident reported a red car slid off I-90. Responders arrived on scene and found both occupants of vehicle to be fine.
On Dec. 30, at 10:35 p.m., a complainant stated there was a semi driving on the shoulder of I-90 and was driving very slow and advised that someone was going to run into him. Park city units could not locate vehicle.
On Dec. 31, at 4:43 a.m., on I-90 a Dodge minivan was reported as being in a collision and was in the median. Park City fire, ambulance and Montana Highway Patrol were notified and responded. The occupants were reported to have had to injuries.
On Dec. 31, at 11:26 a.m., MHP was advised that there was a red 1991 Mercedes in the median on I-90 waiting for a tow. The people inside the vehicle were fine.
On Dec. 31, at 3:09 p.m., a driver on I-90 reported a vehicle spun out in front of him and went into the ditch. MHP arrived on scene and saw damage to the vehicle, but no injuries.
On Dec. 31, at 11:36 p.m., there were reports of a red vehicle hitting the guard rail on I-90. MHP arrived to find the driver uninjured, but without shoes and transferred her home.
On Jan 1., at 9:33 a.m., Park City Fire and MHP responded to a vehicle collision on I-90 that was blocking the entire left lane. No injuries were reported.
On Jan. 1, at 10:47 a.m., Park City Ambulance responded to a person possibly having a heart attack at the Pelican Cafe on 701 E. Main St., in Laurel. The patient was transferred to Billings Clinic.
On Jan. 1, at 10:01 a.m., at Jack Rabbit Reds off Highway 10, a citizen found three wrapped packages of what ‘looked like meth’ hidden behind a machine. Police told person to not open packages and they would arrive immediately.


Upcoming Events

Tuesday, July 16, 2019
Tuesdays, Noon, Beartooth Grill, 305 1st Ave. S.
Wednesday, July 17, 2019
10 a.m., Laurel Public Library, 720 West Third Street, Laurel, 628-4961
Wednesday, July 17, 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. 
Saturday, July 20, 2019
Third Saturdays, 1 p.m., The Crossings, 600 Roundhouse Dr.
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


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