Police Blotter

Compiled by DEB HILL
Managing Editor

The following report is taken from information provided by the Lewistown Police Department and does not represent the total scope of police activity. All persons are innocent until proven guilty.


Sept. 2

• At 1:04 a.m., a 911 caller reported a dark colored SUV passed him on a double yellow line at a high rate of speed. Judith Basin County Sheriffs Office and Montana Highway Patrol were advised.

• At 5:44 a.m. a person reported a hay bale on fire. Hobson Fire responded and advised there were 200 round bales on fire.

• At 7:21 a.m. a person reported having fallen out of bed sometime during the night and cut his head.

• At 2:53 p.m. a person said he was trying to activate his new phone and accidentally dialed 911.

• At 7:28 p.m. a welfare check was requested for a male who was passed out along the creek. An officer responded and the male was transported to CMMC for lacerations.


Sept 3

• At 4:45 a.m. a caller reported waking to the sounds of someone trying to get into his house. Officers responded.

• At 4:18 p.m. a grass fire was reported. Roy Fire responded.

• At 10:59 p.m. a 911 caller reported a male had fallen off a roof. The male was transported to CMMC.


Sept 4

• At 11:57 a.m. a caller requested medical help for a juvenile who was bucked off a horse. In a later call, the caller said the juvenile was being transported by private vehicle to CMMC.

•At 12:34 p.m. a found wallet was turned in. The wallet was later returned to its owner.


 Sept 5

• At 2:38 a.m. a person reported she had a deranged female in her home who was threatening her with a knife. Officers responded and a female was transported to detention.

• At 11:04 a..m. a person reported that if a location starts having power issues, it could be due to an eagle that got electrocuted and is now hanging from the power line.

• At 12:31 p.m. a person reported a suspicious baggie on the ground in the 100 block of Main Street.


Sept 6

• At 5:21 p.m. a person reported a deer with a broken leg in his yard. Fish, Wildlife and Parks responded and dispatched the deer.

•At 5:50 p.m. a 911 caller reported an individual who appears to be intoxicated on a bicycle. Officers were advised.


Sept 7

• At 3:14 a.m. a 911 caller reported a grass fire caused by a sparking power line. Roy fire responded. Law enforcement was requested due to finding a male sleeping near a vacant house.

• At 12:27 p.m. a person reported a pit bull running near the walking trail. Animal Control responded.

• At 12:58 p.m. a person reported a sick raccoon in front of his residence. Animal Control responded and dispatched the animal.

• At 6:24 p.m. a person reported two males were attempting to gain access to a nearby building through a window. Officers responded and made contact with the two males, one of which was the son of the owner of the building.  




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