Police Reports

Circuit Court roundup Feb. 12 to Feb. 18, 2024

Several new charges were filed and sentences imposed in Sublette County Circuit Court from Feb. 12 to Feb. 18, 2024.... more

Sheriff's Report Feb. 12 to Feb. 18, 2024

The Sublette County Sheriff’s Office reported 125 calls from Feb. 12 to Feb. 18, including 9 citizen assists, a search and rescue, a possible heart attack, a livestock problem, 2 juvenile problems, 4 suspicious incidents, a theft, 1 suicidal person, 34 urinalyses and 10 vehicle identification number inspections.... more

Circuit Court roundup Feb. 5 to Feb. 11, 2024

Several new charges were filed and sentences imposed in Sublette County Circuit Court from Feb. 5 to Feb. 11, 2024. ... more

Sheriff's report Feb. 5 to Feb. 11, 2024

The Sublette County Sheriff’s Office reported 155 calls from Feb. 5 to Feb. 11, including 10 citizen assists, a fight in progress, 2 livestock problems, 4 juvenile problems, 8 suspicious incidents, a theft, 2 suicidal persons, 42 urinalyses and 14 vehicle identification number inspections.... more

Circuit Court roundup Jan. 29 to Feb. 4, 2024

Several new charges were filed and sentences imposed in Sublette County Circuit Court from Jan. 29 to Feb. 4. ... more

Sheriff's Report Jan. 29 to Feb. 4, 2024

The Sublette County Sheriff’s Office reported 130 calls from Jan. 29 to Feb. 4, including 14 citizen assists, a gas leak, seven animal problems, a runaway juvenile, seven suspicious incidents, a theft, a suicidal person, a missing person, 29 urinalyses and 19 vehicle identification number inspections.... more

Circuit Court roundup Jan. 22 to Jan. 28, 2024

Several new charges were filed and sentences imposed in Sublette County Circuit Court from Jan. 22 to Jan. 28, 2024. ... more

Sheriff's Report Jan. 22 to Jan. 28, 2024

The Sublette County Sheriff’s Office reported 154 calls from Jan. 22 to Jan. 28, including at least seven vehicle crashes, 18 citizen assists, two incidents of threats, five suspicious circumstances, 18 citizen assists, six traffic complaints, 22 vehicle identification number inspections and 22 urinalyses.... more

Pinedale man charged with sexting minor

Adrian Sandoval, of Pinedale, was arrested Jan. 17 and charged with a misdemeanor that he knowingly disseminating obscene material to a minor. He pleaded not guilty in Sublette County Circuit Court where he is represented by public defender Rachel Weksler.... more

Sheriff's report Jan. 15 to Jan. 21, 2024

The Sublette County Sheriff’s Office reported 129 calls from Jan. 15 to Jan. 21, including two sex offenses, an assault, four juvenile problems, two warrants served, three traffic crashes, 18 citizen assists, two possible strokes, 12 motorist assists, four suspicious incidents, 37 urinalyses and 10 vehicle identification number inspections.... more

Circuit Court roundup Jan. 15 to Jan. 21, 2024

Several new charges were filed and sentences imposed in Sublette County Circuit Court from Jan. 15 to Jan. 21, 2024. ... more

Sheriff's report Jan. 8 to Jan. 14, 2024

The Sublette County Sheriff’s Office reported 155 calls from Jan. 8 to Jan. 14, including a death, a structure fire, six vehicle crashes, four animal problems, nine citizen assists, 13 motorist assists, fie suspicious incidents, a theft, five medical emergencies, 35 urinalyses and 18 vehicle identification number inspections.... more

Circuit Court roundup Jan. 7 to Jan. 14, 2024

Several new charges were filed and sentences imposed in Sublette County Circuit Court from Jan. 7 to Jan. 14, 2024.... more

Man accepts plea without sexual element

Gavin A. Respini, of Las Vegas, had pleaded not guilty in Sublette County Circuit to two misdemeanor charges of sexual battery and his jury trial was set for Nov. 7, then delayed.... more

McCutchan reaches ‘no contest’ plea agreement

Bail is set at $30,000 cash only and McCutchan was ordered to have no contact of any nature with minor children, records show. He has been in custody since his arrest.... more

Circuit Court roundup Jan. 1 to Jan. 7, 2024

Several new new charges were filed and sentences imposed in Sublette County Circuit Court from Jan. 1 to Jan. 7, 2024. ... more

Sheriff's report Jan. 1 through Jan. 7, 2024

The Sublette County Sheriff’s Office reported 127 calls from Jan. 1 through Jan. 7, including four vehicle crashes, five suspicious incidents, 10 citizen assists, a theft, a blood draw, two domestic disputes, one search warrant, two frauds, 37 urinalyses and 17 vehicle identification number inspections. ... more

Circuit Court roundup Dec. 18 to Dec. 31, 2023

Several new charges were filed and fines imposed in Sublette County Circuit Court from Dec. 18 to Dec. 31, 2023.... more

Sheriff's report Dec. 18 to Dec. 31, 2023

The Sublette County Sheriff’s Office reported 250 incidents from Dec. 18 to Dec. 31, including a bomb threat, one fire, four animal problems, four family fights, a fuel spill, five juvenile problems, 20 citizen assists, eight vehicle crashes, six medical emergencies, two thefts, 10 suspicious incidents, 67 urinalyses and 38 vehicle identification number inspections.... more

Circuit Court roundup Dec. 11 to Dec. 17, 2023

Several new charges were filed in Sublette County Circuit Court from Dec. 11 to Dec. 17, 2023... more

Sheriff's report Dec. 11 to Dec. 17, 2023

The Sublette County Sheriff’s Office reported 134 calls from Dec. 11 to Dec. 17, including three vehicle crashes, seven wildlife calls, seven citizen assists, five suspicious incidents, two people threatened, two noisy animals, one suicidal person, seven animal problems, 36 urinalyses and 20 vehicle identification number inspections. ... more

Brown bound over for alleged child endangering

Josephine M. Brown, 39, also charged with misdemeanor possessions of meth and THC and being under the influence of a controlled substance, meth, appeared before Sublette County Circuit Judge John LaBuda on Dec. 11 for a preliminary hearing.... more

Court updates for child sex felonies

Two Pinedale men charged separately with alleged possession of child pornography and sexual assault of children are having their cases move through 9th District Court.... more

Circuit Court roundup Dec. 4 to Dec. 10, 2023

Several new charges were filed in Sublette County Circuit Court from Dec. 4 to Dec. 10, 2023.... more

Sheriff's report Dec. 4 to Dec. 10, 2023

The Sublette County Sheriff’s Office reported 151 calls from Dec. 4 to Dec. 10, including 10 citizen assists, a diabetic shock, at least nine vehicle crashes, five suspicious incidents, an overdose, five medical emergencies, a theft, a vehicle fire, 18 vehicle identification number inspections and 30 urinalyses.... more

Circuit Court roundup Nov. 27 to Dec. 3, 2023

Several new fines and sentences were imposed from Nov. 27 to Dec. 3, 2023 in Sublette County Circuit Court. ... more

Sheriff's report Nov. 27 to Dec. 3, 2023

The Sublette County Sheriff’s Office reported 157 calls from Nov. 27 to Dec. 3, including two vehicle fires, a grass fire, two deaths, seven citizen assists, 12 vehicle crashes, four suspicious incidents, a suicidal person, eight livestock problems, five juvenile incidents, three animal problems, 32 urinalyses and 21 vehicle identification number inspections.... more

Former deputy pleads ‘no contest’

Bing and Greenwood reached an agreement that Guenther could plead no contest and the conviction would be suspended and dismissed after successful unsupervised probation and restitution. ... more

Gregg’s ‘child porn’ trial now March 18

Gregg was charged with four felonies of sexual exploitation of children by allegedly possessing child pornography on June 5 and April 26, each charge carrying a maximum penalty of not more than 10 years in prison and $10,000 fine.... more

Davis changes plea to ‘no contest’

Davis was sentenced to one year unsupervised probation with domestic violence and anger management evaluations plus court costs and restitution of $645.60.... more

Boulder man charged with threatening

The two felony charges filed Nov. 16 refer to intimidation or attempts to influence an officer, in this case Sublette County drug detective Karson Turner and Deputy Brian Gardner, or a witness or juror, with threats of “bodily injury or death,” according to an affidavit from Sgt. Lance Gehlhausen.... more

Former deputy charged with fridge ‘theft’

She declined to state what happened to the damaged fridge except that she dismantled it and disposed of it, according to the affidavit.... more

Circuit Court roundup Nov. 20 to Nov. 26, 2023

Several new sentences were imposed in Sublette County Circuit Court from Nov. 20 to Nov. 26, 2023. ... more

Sheriff's report Nov. 20 to Nov. 26, 2023

The Sublette County Sheriff’s Office reported 127 calls from Nov. 20 to Nov. 26, including five medical emergencies, 10 citizen assists, four suspicious incidents, one collision, one outside fire, five wildlife calls, three livestock problems, a family fight, two unconscious people, 34 urinalyses and 12 vehicle identification number inspections.... more

Sheriff's report Nov. 13 to Nov. 19, 2023

The Sublette County Sheriff’s Office reported 130 calls from Nov. 13 to Nov. 19, including 11 vehicles crashes, a suicidal person, 18 citizen assists, an overdose, four suspicious incidents, a structure fire, threatening, two vandalisms, 25 urinalyses and 22 vehicle identification number inspections.... more

Circuit Court roundup Nov. 13 to Nov. 19, 2023

Several new charges were filed and sentences imposed in Sublette County Circuit COurt from Nov. 13 to Nov. 19, 2023. ... more

Circuit Court roundup Nov. 5 to Nov. 11, 2023

Several new charges were filed in Sublette County Circuit Court from Nov. 5 to Nov. 11, 2023.... more

Sheriff's report Nov. 6 to Nov. 12, 2023

The Sublette County Sheriff’s Office reported 125 calls from Nov. 6 to Nov. 12, including a suicidal person, five collisions, five welfare checks, 11 citizen assists, an overdose, a structure fire, one vandalism, four suspicious incidents, a vicious animal, 31 urinalyses and 20 vehicle number inspections.... more

Circuit Court roundup Oct. 30 to Nov. 5, 2023

Several new charges were field in Sublette County Circuit Court from Oct. 30 to Nov. 5, 2023. ... more

Sheriff's report Oct. 30 to Nov. 5, 2023

The Sublette County Sheriff’s Office reported 154 calls from Oct. 30 to Nov. 5, including six agency assists, an animal attack, 12 citizen assists, a search-and-rescue, a structure fire, six suspicious circumstances, three people threatened, 32 urinalyses and 30 vehicle identification number inspections.... more

Circuit Court roundup Oct. 23 to Oct. 29, 2023

Several new charges were filed and sentences imposed in Sublette County Circuit Court from Oct. 23 to Oct. 29, 2023. ... more

Sheriff's report Oct. 23 to Oct. 29, 2023

The Sublette County Sheriff’s Office reported 150 calls from Oct. 23 to Oct. 29, including four vehicle crashes, a suicidal person, four juvenile problems, 14 citizen assists, seven animal problems, three medical emergencies, a structure fire, four thefts, two grass fires, a vehicle theft, an assault, five suspicious incidents, 25 urinalyses and 32 vehicle identification number inspections.... more

Sexual battery trial to begin Nov. 7

Gavin A. Respini, of Las Vegas, Nevada, is charged with allegedly fondling and sexually touching the woman, a Pinedale resident who spoke to deputies and traveled to St. John’s Medical Center for a DNA test. The incident occurred late at night on Aug. 13, 2022. The woman said she screamed, the man later identified as Respini left and her friends followed him, records show.... more

Child-porn trial set for Jan. 22

Judge Kate McKay set Gregg’s trial to begin at 8:30 a.m. on Jan. 22, 2024, after 12 jurors and an alternate are selected, according to court records.... more

One-day domestic battery trial is Nov. 3

On March 16, Davis was arrested after a woman called 911 about a domestic dispute late that night. She said she and Davis were arguing all day and she left the house for several hours, refusing to answer his calls, according to a deputy’s affidavit. When she returned home to get some things, Davis had locked himself in a bedroom and wouldn’t open the door, it says.... more

Circuit Court roundup Oct. 16 to Oct. 22, 2023

Several new charges were filed and sentences imposed in Sublette County Circuit Court from Oct. 16 to Oct. 22, 2023. ... more

Sheriff's report Oct. 16 to Oct. 22, 2023

The Sublette County Sheriff’s Office reported 178 calls from Oct. 16 to Oct. 22, including 10 vehicle crashes, 21 citizen assists, one search-and-rescue, four animal problems, seven livestock problems, three REDDI reports, nine suspicious incidents, 12 traffic complaints, 33 urinalyses and 21 vehicle identification number inspections.... more

Circuit Court roundup Oct. 9 to Oct. 15, 2023

Several new charges were filed and sentences imposed in Sublette County Circuit Court from Oct. 9 to Oct. 15, 2023. ... more

Sheriff's report Oct. 9 to Oct. 15, 2023

The Sublette County Sheriff’s Office reported 176 calls from Oct. 9 to Oct. 15, including 11 vehicle crashes, an assault, two deaths, an auto theft, 13 livestock problems, 12 suspicious incidents, seven animal problems, five wildlife calls, 33 urinalyses and 20 vehicle identification numbers.... more

Circuit Court roundup Oct. 2 to Oct. 8, 2023

Several new charges were filed and sentences imposed in Sublette County Circuit Court from Oct. 2 to Oct. 8, 2023. ... more

Sheriff's report Oct. 2 to Oct. 8, 2023

The Sublette County Sheriff’s Office reported 181 calls from Oct. 2 to Oct. 8, including 10 vehicle collisions, eight animal problems, nine citizen assists, two fights, 17 livestock problems, eight suspicious incidents, a theft, a search-and-rescue, two fires, five traffic complaints, 39 urinalyses and 19 vehicle identification number inspections. ... more

Circuit Court roundup Sept. 25 to Oct. 1, 2023

Several fines were imposed in Sublette County Circuit Court from Sept. 25 to Oct. 1, 2023. ... more

Sheriff's report Sept. 25 to Oct. 1, 2023

The Sublette County Sheriff’s Office reported 169 calls from Sept. 25 to Oct. 1, including one death, a vehicle fire, three juvenile problems, a diabetic coma, nine suspicious incidents, 16 citizen assists, one search-and-rescue, a vandalism, four livestock and four animal problems, a theft, a utility problem, a domestic dispute, three vehicle crashes, 31 vehicle identification number inspections and 34 urinalyses.... more

Man faces four child porn charges

Pinedale resident Gabriel M. Gregg was charged on Sept. 14 with four felony counts of sexual exploitation, possession of child pornography, after a “cybertip” and searches revealed alleged videos of very young female children. ... more

Circuit Court roundup Sept. 18 to Sept. 24, 2023

Several fines and dispositions took place in Sublette County Circuit Court from Sept. 19 to Sept. 24, 2023.... more

Sheriff's report Sept. 18 to Sept. 24, 2023

The Sublette County Sherif’s Office reported 184 calls rom Sept. 18 to Sept. 24, including one death, a suicidal person, five fires, eight suspicious incidents, 21 citizen assists, three fights, three search-and-rescues, six livestock problems, 36 urinalyses and 21 vehicle identification number checks.... more

Circuit Court roundup Sept. 11 to Sept. 17, 2023

Several new charges were filed and sentences imposed in Sublette County Circuit Court from Sept. 11 to Sept. 17, 2023.... more

Sheriff's report Sept. 11 to Sept. 17, 2023

The Sublette County Sheriff’s Office reported 189 calls and incidents from Sept. 11 to Sept. 17, including two fires, a suicidal person, 11 livestock problems, five crashes, 15 citizen assists, three search-and-rescues, 12 traffic complaints, 17 suspicious incidents, 32 urinalyses and 22 vehicle identification number inspections.... more

Circuit Court roundup Sept. 4 to Sept. 10, 2023

Several new charges were filed and sentences imposed in Sublette County Circuit Court from Sept. 4 to Sept. 10, 2023.... more

Sheriff's report Sept. 4 to Sept. 10, 2023

The Sublette County Sheriff’s Office reported 175 calls from Sept. 4 to Sept. 10, including a fire, a body, a theft, two search-and-rescue calls, three vehicle crashes, five livestock problems, 16 citizen assists, 35 urinalyses and 26 vehicle identification number inspections.... more

Circuit Court roundup Aug. 28 to Sept. 3, 2023

Several new charges were filed and dispositions imposed in Sublette County Circuit Court from Aug. 28 to Sept. 3, 2023.... more

Sheriff's report Aug. 28 to Sept. 3, 2023

The Sublette County Sheriff’s Office reported 183 calls from Aug. 28 to Sept. 3, including a theft, a lightning strike, four search-and-rescue calls, a suicidal person, seven vehicle crashes, 14 citizen assists, two structure fires, 27 urinalyses and 27 vehicle identification number inspections.... more

Sheriff's report Aug. 21 to Aug. 28, 2023

The Sublette County Sheriff’s Office reported 207 calls from Aug. 21 to Aug. 28, including eight animal problems, 20 citizen assists, six livestock problems, a missing person, eight search and rescues, three medical emergencies, one threatening, seven traffic hazards, vandalism, one grass fire, five welfare checks and 29 urinalyses and 27 vehicle identification number inspections.... more

Circuit Court roundup Aug. 21 to Aug. 27, 2023

Several fines and sentences were imposed in Sublette County Circuit Court from Aug. 21 to Aug. 27, 2023. ... more

Circuit Court roundup Aug. 14 to Aug. 20, 2023

Several new charges were filed in Sublette County Circuit Court from Aug. 14 to Aug. 20. 2023. ... more

Sheriff's report Aug. 14 to Aug. 20, 2023

The Sublette County Sheriff’s Office reported 214 calls from Aug. 14 to Aug. 20, including four vehicle crashes, 24 citizen assists, five animal problems, two suicidal people, a grass fire and a vehicle fire, three search-and-rescues, a theft, nine traffic complaints, seven welfare checks, 30 vehicle identification number inspections and 24 urinalyses.... more

Sheriff's report Aug. 7 to Aug. 13

The Sublette County Sheriff’s Office reported 187 calls and incidents from Aug. 7 to Aug. 13, including a theft, two domestic fights, two fires, a suicidal person, child abuse, three search and rescues, six welfare checks, 16 citizen assists, 19 suspicious circumstances or accidental 911 calls, seven traffic complaints, five scams, 28 urinalyses and 31 vehicle identification number inspections.... more

Circuit Court roundup Aug. 7 to Aug. 13

Several new charges were filed and dispositions imposed in Sublette County Circuit Court from Aug. 7 to Aug. 13, 2023. ... more

Sheriff's report July 24 through July 30, 2023

The Sublette County Sheriff’s Office reported 220 calls and incidents from July 24 through July 30, including an assault, 11 medical emergencies, three fires, 12 vehicle collisions, two search and rescues, 23 suspicious or accidental 911 calls, a missing person, a suicidal person, seven animal problems, 25 urinalyses and 36 vehicle identification number inspections.... more

Circuit Court roundup July 24 to July 30, 2023

Several new charges were filed and sentences imposed in Sublette County Circuit Court from July 24 to July 30, 2023. ... more

Circuit Court roundup July 17 to July 23, 2023

Several fines and sentences were imposed in Sublette County Circuit Court from July 17 to July 23, 2023.... more

Sheriff's Report July 17 to July 23, 2023

The Sublette County Sheriff’s Office reported 215 calls from July 17 to July 23, including a death, two animal bites, eight animal problems, 25 suspicious circumstances (includes accidental 911 calls), a theft, nine vehicle crashes, six medical emergencies, 13 citizen assists, a search-and-rescue, three grass fires, 42 vehicle identification number inspections and 29 urinalyses.... more

Inmates create ruckus at county jail

On July 4 at 10:29 p.m., Deputy Garrett Lozier heard “a commotion” in the jail’s B-Pod and saw inmates William B. Sciolino and Jamison D. Finley facing each other, according to his affidavit. All inmates were ordered to lock down and Lozier walked Finley to his cell, noting red marks on his face, it says.... more

Woman charged with felony DUI

On July 7 at 10:56 p.m., Luna Phaedra Serrano was stopped by Sublette County Deputy Todd Morgan after a Ridley’s manager reported a woman sitting in a white Ford Ranger was harassing two teenage females while parked, according to his affidavit.... more

Judge suspends mother’s 20-day sentence

“Maybe he’s friends of Snoop Dogg,” Judge John LaBuda said.... more

Special prosecutor files sealed charge

Sublette County Attorney Clayton Melinkovich confirmed that on April 18 he asked commissioners for the Johnson County Attorney’s Office to investigate and if necessary prosecute “an individual who is employed by a state agency and works closely with (his) office.” A sealed charge is filed with Sublette County Circuit Court with a closed preliminary hearing set for Wednesday, July 19, after the Roundup’s deadline.... more

Sheriff's Report July 10 to July 16

The Sublette County Sheriff’s Office reported 236 calls from July 10 to July 16, including a missing person, a death, a sex offense, eight 911 hangups, 19 suspicious circumstances, an animal attack, six medical emergencies, a fire, 24 citizen assists, a vehicle fire, 33 urinalyses and 51 vehicle identification number inspections.... more

Circuit Court roundup July 10 to July 16

Several new charges were filed and sentences imposed in Sublette County Circuit Court from July 10 to July 16, 2023. ... more

Pilon sentenced to prison for deliberate crash

Judge McKay also sentenced Pilon to a concurrent 8- to 10-year prison term for felony property destruction. The judge ordered Pilon to reimburse Koch Construction owner Aaron Koch for $130,925.80 toward his costs to replace the 2016 T880 Kenworth, valued at $125,000; the log trailer at $58,343.69, a lift axle for almost $8,000, 600 hours of truck refitting at $21,000 and estimated cleaning and towing at $8,775.... more

Circuit Court roundup July 3 to July 9

Several new charges were filed and sentences imposed in Sublette County Circuit Court from July 3 to July 9, 2023.... more

 

Van Wagoner, Smith waive rights to ‘speedy trial’

One defendant requested more time for a “potential resolution” other than his scheduled Nov. 15 jury trial in 9th District Court.... more

 

Felony charges dismissed in Marchant case

A Riverton woman charged with stabbing her husband during an argument at the Daniel Junction RV Park had the charge dismissed last week at the request of the Sublette County Attorney’s Office.... more

Sheriff’s report – Oct. 22

The Sublette County Sheriff’s Office reported 180 calls from Oct. 11 to Oct. 17, including a death, eight suspicious circumstances, nine accidents, one blood draw, 11 livestock problems, four search warrants, 16 citizen assists, six welfare checks, a theft, 25 urinalyses and 28 vehicle identification number inspections.... more

Handy arrested after ‘paranoid sniper’ report

A man who received a split sentence on felony drug charges in July apparently violated his unsupervised probation after calling dispatch to report he was hiding from snipers at the Sublette County Courthouse.... more

Sheriff’s report – Oct. 12

The Sublette County Sheriff’s Office reported 198 calls from Oct. 4 to Oct. 10, including six suspicious incidents, nine 911 hang-ups, 18 citizen assists, a fight in progress, 15 livestock problems, two thefts, vandalism, one person threatened, nine traffic complaints, five accidents, 28 urinalyses and 37 vehicle identification number inspections.... more

Estrada pleads 'not guilty' to strangulation charge

At his arraignment, Estrada change faced to the felony charge of strangulation of a household member and 13 misdemeanor charges of domestic battery, based on the victim’s specific injuries documented after his Sept. 13 arrest.... more

Sheriff’s report – Oct. 8

The Sublette County Sheriff’s Office reported 215 calls from Sept. 27 to Oct. 3, including two deaths, at least 11 collisions, two domestic disputes, a fight in progress, nine livestock problems, five medical emergencies, nine suspicious incidents, two thefts, three checks on people’s welfare, a pollution problem, two unconscious people, 33 urinalyses and 34 vehicle identification numbers inspections.... more

Sheriff’s report – Sept. 28

The Sublette County Sheriff’s Office reported 174 calls from Sept. 20 to Sept. 26, including 10 suspicious incidents, seven 911 hang-up calls, seven checks on people’s welfare, seven animal problems, 12 traffic complaints, one search and rescue, two fires, seven livestock problems, one tobacco problem, eight urinalyses and 21 vehicle identification number inspections.... more

Big Piney school officials deny sexual abuse

Big Piney school administrators flatly deny all accusations of sexual abuse and retaliation made by an anonymous former student and her parents in a federal civil rights case filed May 26.... more

Sheriff’s report – Sept. 21

The Sublette County Sheriff’s Office reported 223 calls from Sept. 13 to Sept. 19, including a vehicle fire, two grass fires, nine suspicious incidents, 13 livestock problems, a disturbance, two search-and-rescue calls, 11 accidents, five welfare checks, 33 urinalyses and 30 vehicle identification number inspections.... more

Man charged with strangulation qualifies as 'habitual offender'

A man living in Bondurant is charged with strangulation of a household member and 13 separate counts of domestic battery – each based on specific injuries he allegedly struck to a woman who was living with him.... more

Sheriff’s report – Sept. 17

The Sublette County Sheriff’s Office reported 182 calls from Sept. 6 to Sept. 12 including an assault, a gas leak, five accidents, two juvenile problems, a fight, vandalism, 20 citizen assists, six suspicious incidents, a theft, 27 urinalyses, 16 vehicle identification number inspections and five checks on people’s welfare.... more

 

Man charged after resuscitation upon apparent overdose

A Big Piney man previously convicted of misdemeanor controlled-substance possession pleaded not guilty Thursday in 9th District Court to two enhanced possession felonies.... more

 

Company motions to dismiss COVID policy lawsuit

A Pinedale company responded to a former employee’s lawsuit that he was fired for not wearing a facemask or getting a COVID-19 vaccine per new company policies.... more

Man gets probation for rifle thefts

An out-of-state man who lived in Pinedale while employed here was sentenced to supervised probation after pleading no contest to one felony rifle theft charge.... more

Sheriff’s report – Sept. 10

The Sublette County Sheriff’s Office reported 202 calls from Aug. 30 to Sept. 5 including a death, at least six accidents, two possible heart attacks, three juvenile problems, eight motorist assists, 17 citizen assists, six suspicious incidents, three thefts, 25 urinalyses, 29 vehicle identification number inspections, three calls to search-and-rescue and three checks on people’s welfare.... more

Sheriff’s report – Aug. 31

The Sublette County Sheriff’s Office reported no arrests and 208 calls from Aug. 23 through Aug. 29, including a possible death, two search-and-rescues, eight suspicious incidents, a suicidal person, 21 citizen assists, one livestock check, three accidents, six animal problems, four livestock problems, seven 911hang-up calls, 30 urinalyses and 38 vehicle identification number inspections.... more

Sheriff’s report – Aug. 24

The Sublette County Sheriff’s Office reported 212 calls from Aug. 16 through Aug. 22, including a death, at least seven accidents, two fires, five medical emergencies, eight suspicious incidents, five medical emergencies, one blood draw, 13 citizen assists, seven motorist assists, four REDDI calls, six search-and-rescue calls, 32 urinalyses and 21 vehicle identification number inspections.... more

Sheriff’s report – Aug. 20

The Sublette County Sheriff’s Office reported 208 calls from Aug. 9 through Aug. 15, including six calls to Tip Top Search and Rescue, nine accidents, one death, a cell phone search, seven suspicious incidents, a sex offense, two smoke reports, 15 citizen assists, a theft, vandalism, a fire, six motorist assists, 32 urinalyses and 32 vehicle identification numbers inspections.... more

Sheriff’s report – Aug. 10

The Sublette County Sheriff’s Office reported 209 calls from Aug. 2 through Aug. 8, including at least five accidents, five fire calls, two smoke reports, 10 suspicious incidents, six medical emergencies, two thefts, five livestock problems, 14 citizen assists, one abnormal behavior, 28 urinalyses and 37 vehicle identification number inspections.... more

Speeding stop results in felony drug charges

A Maryland man who was stopped for speeding when his VW Jetta came up behind a trooper now faces felony and misdemeanor drug charges.... more

Sheriff’s report – Aug. 3

The Sublette County Sheriff’s Office reported 226 calls from July 26 through Aug. 1, including a death, seven accidents, four domestic disputes, six suspicious incidents, two vandalisms, two grass fires, two fights, 10 livestock problems, 10 motorist assists, one threatening, 26 urinalyses, 36 vehicle identification number inspections and four checks on people’s welfare.... more

Multi-state co-defendants plead to 50 charges

Three co-defendants from Florida, arrested Feb. 9 after one was stopped for speeding, faced the prospect of a single trial for all three for numerous charges after investigators found stolen licenses, credit cards, phones, checkbooks and a filled-out check in the cars.... more

Sheriff’s report – July 27

The Sublette County Sheriff’s Office reported 244 calls from July 19 to July 25, including one death, eight suspicious incidents, four search and rescue calls, 16 “911” hang-ups, three disturbances and a family fight, four fire calls, 11 livestock problems, four welfare checks, 26 urinalyses and 40 vehicle identification number inspections.... more

 

SCSO arrested man on warrant, now held on $1M bond

The man Sublette County sheriff’s deputies apprehended and transported back to Sweetwater County without incident is now being held on a $1-million cash-only bond.... more

‘High risk’ Brost gets last chance

A young Pinedale man with time in prison – some for going AWOL while on probation, a felony – is getting one more chance to get his life on track.... more

Sheriff’s report – July 20

The Sublette County Sheriff’s Office reported 236 calls and incidents from July 12 through July 18, including two assaults, nine suspicious incidents, three thefts, two fire calls, trespassing, vandalism, four welfare checks, 37 vehicle identification number inspections, 27 urinalyses and 24 citizen assists.... more

Sweetwater man arrested in Sublette held on $1M bond

A Green River man was arrested here after Sweetwater County issued an active warrant on allegations he tried to kill one Green River police officer and assaulted two during a June 6 confrontation.... more

Sheriff’s report – July 16

The Sublette County Sheriff’s Office reported 246 calls from July 5 to July 11.... more

Sheriff’s report – July 9

The Sublette County Sheriff’s Office reported 191 calls from June 29 to July 4, including a controlled substance problem, a missing person, three fire calls, vandalism, three suicidal people, 10 suspicious incidents, 21 urinalyses, 24 vehicle identification number inspections and six checks on people’s welfare. The sheriff’s office was closed Monday, July 5, for the holiday.... more

Sheriff’s report – June 25

The Sublette County Sheriff’s Office reported 220 calls from June 21 to June 27 including a sex offense, three search-and-rescues, two deaths, eight accidents, eight medical emergencies, a missing person, 18 urinalyses and 35 vehicle identification number inspections.... more

Sheriff’s report – June 22

The Sublette County Sheriff’s Office reported 221 calls from June 14 through June 20, including 10 suspicious incidents, five accidents, an assault, 28 livestock problems, five medical emergencies, one special assignment, four welfare checks, 14 urinalyses and 34 vehicle identification number inspections.... more

Three Florida defendants reach plea agreements

Jerquila K. Bell, Antwan T. Kegler and Nykolus K. Williams-Richburg were arrested Feb. 9 while traveling in two cars.... more

Sheriff’s report – June 15

The Sublette County Sheriff’s Office reported 211 incidents from June 7 to June 13, including one death, seven accidents, 20 livestock problems, three domestic disputes, two vandalism, a fire, four suspicious incidents, a vicious animal, 17 citizen assists, three welfare checks, 19 urinalyses and 45 vehicle identification number inspections.... more

 

Green River man allegedly had sex with minor in Sublette County

A Green River man, now 22, is charged with having sex with a minor girl one year ago in Sublette County.... more

Sheriff’s report – June 11

The Sublette County Sheriff’s Office reported 197 calls from May 31 to June 6 including two deaths, five accidents, a suicidal person, six juvenile problems, a burglary, 32 livestock problems, 14 citizen assists, two suspicious incidents, five welfare checks, 19 urinalyses and 40 vehicle identification number inspections.... more

Sheriff’s report – June 4

The Sublette County Sheriff’s Office reported 199 calls from May 24 to May 30 including two deaths, six accidents, a theft, a fire, four juvenile problems, 16 livestock problems, nine citizen assists, a search warrant, two suspicious incidents, one vandalism, 15 urinalyses and 428vehicle identification number inspections.... more

 

Sheriff’s report – May 25

The Sublette County Sheriff’s Office reported 179 calls from May 17 to May 23, including one death, at least eight accidents, one sex offense, one suicidal person, nine 911 hang-ups, a missing person, three thefts, one bomb search, 17 livestock problems, a fire, three REDDI reports, 19 urinalyses and 37 vehicle identification umber inspections.... more

CI aids in pot arrest

A confidential informant allegedly bought marijuana last November from a man arrested and charged this month with the felony, delivery of a controlled substance.... more

Fentanyl disguise case goes to sentencing

Steven R. Black, of Idaho Falls, was arrested on Jan. 28 after several people noticed his erratic driving.... more

Sheriff’s report – May 18

The Sublette County Sheriff’s Office reported 168 incidents from May 10 to May 16, including at least six accidents, a fire, three thefts, 15 citizen assists, six livestock problems, four welfare checks, 18 urinalyses and 43 vehicle identification number inspections.... more

Gun confrontation charges dropped amid pleas

Four men charged with a variety of misdemeanors after an Oct. 18, 2020, hunting camp confrontation turned ugly are seeing their cases wind down with plea agreements and dismissed charges.... more

Rammell trial set for May 26

The planned one-day trial of Rex F. Rammell, of Rock Springs, is rescheduled for Wednesday, May 26.... more

Judge rules alleged ID thefts tried as one

Three defense attorneys made strong arguments against their three defendants having three separate trials joined into one as requested by Sublette County Attorney Mike Crosson, at an April 22 motion hearing in 9th District Court.... more

Big Piney woman's drug case moves to District Court

The felony meth possession charge against Jimmie Lynn Prather was bound over to 9th District Court on April 27.... more

Sheriff’s report – May 3-9

The Sublette County Sheriff’s Office reported 147 calls from May 3 to May 9 including at least nine accidents, four disturbances, an explosion, three people threatened, a grass fire, five welfare checks, 15 urinalyses and 25 VIN inspections.... more

Sheriff’s report – May 3

The Sublette County Sheriff’s Office reported 167 calls and incidents from April 26 to May 2, including nine 911 hang-ups, a bond violation, a theft, five fires, three medical emergencies, two animal and two juvenile problems, seven suspicious circumstances, 18 urinalyses and 40 VIN inspections.... more

Sheriff's Report – April 27

The Sublette County Sheriff’s Office reported 157 calls and incidents from April 19 through April 25.... more

 

Sheriff’s Report – April 23

The Sublette County Sheriff’s Office reported 168 calls from April 12 through April 18, including one death, at least 10 accidents, a sex offense, four fraud calls, seven suspicious incidents, 10 motorist assists, two controlled substance problems, 17 citizen assists, 26 urinalyses and 39 vehicle identification number inspections.... more

Handy asks for evidence transcript

A Pinedale man preparing for his July 19 jury trial again asks a judge to order the prosecution to provide “digital discovery” transcripts of its audio-visual evidence against him.... more

One alleged gun thief receives trial date

Of the two men charged with stealing four rifles from a Pinedale landlady’s garage and hiding them in her house, one is going to trial and the other just signed a plea agreement.... more

Sheriff’s report – April 16

The Sublette County Sheriff’s Office reported 152 calls from April 5 to April 11, including one death, three domestic disputes, a theft, 12 citizen assists, five fire reports, seven suspicious circumstances, a utility problem, 22 urinalyses and 28 vehicle identification number inspections.... more

SCSO introduces new K9, Frankie

SCSO also received body armor for Frankie.... more

Simpson sentenced to 3-5 years in prison

Joseph R. Simpson changed his plea to guilty of third-degree sexual abuse of a minor on Feb. 11.... more

Rammell raises ‘property’ argument in civil case

Rammell is currently scheduled for a one-day jury trial on April 28 in Sublette County Circuit Court.... more

County attorney files motion to protect theft victims

Sublette County Attorney Mike Crosson is asking to have all confidential and personal information of victims redacted in the felony cases of three people charged with stealing dozens of licenses and cards.... more

Expert THC witness must appear in person

An expert drug-analysis lab technician from California cannot testify via videoconference at defendant John Handy’s felony drug trial in 9th District Court, now set for July 9.... more

Man's trial set for 'disguised' fentanyl pills

An Idaho Falls man was charged with bringing fentanyl pills disguised as Oxycodone tablets into Sublette County after he pulled over several times traveling north of Rock Springs on Jan. 28.... more

Alleged rifle thieves plead not guilty

Two out-of-town men charged with stealing rifles from a Pinedale residence last December have jury trials set after each pleaded not guilty in 9th District Court to multiple felonies.... more

Pinedale man's felony trial moved to July

At the last moment before his March 8 jury trial, Jeffrey J. Brost, of Pinedale, signed a waiver of speedy trial.... more

Woodward reaches plea agreement

A Marbleton man, charged with taking immoral and immodest liberties with a girl younger than 17, will not face a jury on May 10.... more

Sublette County Sheriff's report

The Sublette County Sheriff’s Office reported 173 calls from Friday, Feb. 12, to Sunday, Feb. 21, including a death, a suicidal person, a burglary, at least eight accidents, 19 citizen assists, 30 urinalyses and 19 vehicle identification number inspections.... more

SCSO celebrates 100 years with historic recap

The Sublette County Sheriff’s Office recently released a video to commemorate the department’s history, which coincided with the start of the Sublette County Centennial.... more

Sublette County Sheriff's report

Jan. 18 - Jan. 24... more

 

Sweetwater men plead not guilty to assault, other charges

Charges stem from October hunting confrontation.... more

Sanford 'Sandy' Wise

Oct. 20, 1937 – Dec. 6, 2020... more