Police Report - 12/28/17

Police welcomed gifts and food treats
One for the good guys. Outlook photo by Chris McConnell. A multi-agency response converged on the TA truckstop just east of Laurel to arrest a car thief who was spotted on the freeway. The thief was easily nabbed and taken into custody with help from a number of deputies from Yellowstone County Sheriff’s Office. The BMW shown is the car deputies recovered.


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.

Detective Jason Wells of the Laurel Police Department told the Outlook that he and all the department’s police officers enjoyed the little gifts and treats brought to them by several individuals,Walmart and a group of residents who organized the gift giving on Facebook.


Dec. 18

• A counterfeit $20 bill was discovered to have been accepted at McDonald’s on SE 4th Ave. at 8:06 a.m. Laurel Police turned the case over to the Secret Service.

• At 12:14 p.m., a 14-year-old female was cited for truancy.

• A business reported the theft of a check to Laurel PD at 4:34 p.m. The check was written for over $1,500 and was payable to the county assessor’s office. The suspected thief altered the check and tried to cash it. Because there is a suspect the case has been submitted to the city attorney and charges are pending.


Dec. 19

• Dispatch was alerted to a theft at 9:01 a.m on the 300 block of E. Maryland. Items stolen from two vehicles included a backpack, camera, and a removable console.

• A student at Laurel High School reported a theft at 3:10 p.m. The student had loaned a camera to another student. The case is under investigation.


Dec. 20

•  A resident on the 100 block of Woodland reported items stolen from a vehicle at 7:50 a.m. Missing are a radar detector, a camera and a portable DVD player. The items are valued at $225.

• Officers were called to a fight at 1:07 p.m. A 17-year-old female was cited.


Dec. 21

• A theft was reported at 3:16 p.m. from the 900 block of 12th Ave. A pistol was taken from garage.


Dec. 24

• Police responded to a family disturbance on the 2300 block of E. Maryland at 9:08 p.m. A male, Kory Bobick, 29, of Laurel was arrested for partner or family member assault and taken to Yellowstone County Detention Facility. As of press deadline, Bobick remains in jail for PFMA, second offense, without bond.


Stillwater County 

Sheriff’s Office report

Dec. 18

• At 3:42 p.m. a deputy reporting they were seizing suspended license plates on a Ford super duty truck at the Zip Trip in Park City.


Dec. 19

• At 2:41 a.m., a 911 caller reported a possible suicide attempt where the individual was unresponsive and not breathing. The caller ​was advised to put the individual on a hard surface and perform CPR. The caller reported they knew CPR. At 2:59 CPR was still in progress; the male had a pulse but wasn’t breathing. At 3:11 a.m. Billings dispatch called and stated they were informed by AMR to put help flight on standby. At 4:08 a.m. a deputy requested a call for service for a coroner.

• At 12:15 p.m. Stillwater County received a temporary protection order from Gallatin County. At 3:40 p.m. a deputy spotted the subjects vehicle and served them the TPO papers. At 4 p.m. a caller reported that when the TPO was served upon her mother, she was sent a “nasty” text message. At 5:10 p.m. the mother was reminded the TPO meant she was to have no contact with the reporting party and Gallatin County deputies were notified.


Dec. 20

•  At 8:39 p.m. a 911 caller reported a PTSD patient at the rest stop on Interstate 90 was having a panic attack and their semi was still running. At 9:16 p.m. the semi had been secured, the patient gathered his personal belongings, and was awaiting transport to Billings Clinic. At 9:26 p.m. the patient was en route to the hospital.

• At 6:50 a.m., a 911 caller reported a one vehicle rollover with no injuries near mm 418 on I-90. MHP and Hansers were notified. At 7:46 a.m. an ambulance was transporting three people to Park City. At 7:47 a.m. a deputy reported the vehicle will remain on scene but it is marked with caution tape awaiting a tow. 

• At 9:11 a.m. a GPS system showed a car in a theft case was at the Zip Trip parking lot in Park City and had been there for 15 minutes. At 9:20 p.m. the male suspect is described as a male in his 40s wearing a blue jeans and jacket. At 9:45 p.m. the vehicle was moving east bound on I-90 and crossed into Yellowstone County. Due to icy road conditions, deputies didn’t pursue the vehicle but were following. At 9:57 a.m. Stillwater and Yellowstone County deputies initiated a stop on the vehicle and detained the suspect at the Pelican Truck stop. At 10:19 a.m., all SCSO deputies were clear and the vehicle was turned over to Yellowstone County.


Dec. 21

• At 11:21 a.m. a caller stated a friends mom came to his house and took stuff out of his friends vehicle, including his tool set. He asked to speak to a deputy.

• At 4:53 p.m., a 911 caller in Park City reported a male with a black hoodie and dark shoes with a red sword and possibly a rifle. Deputies were advised. At 5 p.m. the same caller dialed 911 again to report it was only a stick.

• At 11:12 p.m. a resident of Park City was advised to quit parking in the middle of the road.


Dec. 22

• At 6:15 a.m. a Park City caller reported loud music on South Clark Street.

• Deputies were called to a wreck on Interstate 90 at mile marker 426 at 10:48 a.m. They discovered a small SUV in the median with unknown occupants and injuries and reported in to Montana Highway Patrol. After discovering no one was injured and the vehicle drivable, Park City Ambulance assisted the driver in pushing the vehicle back on the roadway. 

• At 12:51 p.m., a caller advised dispatch about a roll over accident on I-90 near mm 425. A Park City ambulance crew and two fire units came to the scene. The driver was transported to the hospital.



• At 5:29 p.m., Laurel dispatch requested medical for a 75-year-old man with a history of brain bleeds who fell. He was transported.

• At 10:02 p.m., deputies assisted a woman who reported the intoxicated person she had just taken home in Park City was suicidal and had locked her out. The subject later agreed to go home with the woman for the evening.


Dec. 25

• Park City Ambulance responded to a 62-year-old woman who had fallen the day before and was having stroke-like symptoms. She was transported to the hospital after the ambulance rendezvoused with AMR at the weigh station.

• A woman called dispatch at 7:28 p.m. from the rest stop near mm 418. She stated her boyfriend had been drinking and became violent. She was able to escape the vehicle but her 3-year-old was still in the vehicle. Deputies arrested Edward Leo Fisher, 40,  of Park City and transported him to YCDF. They took the plates off the vehicle although they did allow the woman to drive it to get out of the area. Fisher remains in jail as of press deadline. He is charged with felony criminal endangerment and driving under the influence of alcohol, first offense. Fisher’s bond is $2,585.


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