Police Blotter

Compiled by Judy Thompson

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.

Oct. 1
• At 9 p.m. a 911 call from the CMMC Emergency Room advised of a belligerent and agitated male asking for narcotics. Officers responded.
• At 10:39 p.m. a 911 caller requested officer response for a patron yelling at a bartender and another male. Officers responded, and the male was arrested for disorderly conduct and resisting arrest.

Oct. 2
• At 5:15 a.m. a 911 caller said the construction cones had been moved. An officer responded and reset the cones.
• At 3:13 p.m. a person reported smoke from a pile of leaves that had been on fire. The Lewistown Fire Department and the Lewistown Police Department responded.
• At 8:14 p.m. a 911 caller requested an ambulance for an overly intoxicated male. The Lewistown Ambulance responded and transported the patient to CMMC.

Oct. 3
• At 9:57 a.m. a person said someone had been looking in her daughter’s window. Officers were advised and spoke to the female.
• At 1:37 p.m. the Petroleum County Sheriff advised he responded to a hole that was dug and there are bones in it covered by a blanket. The sheriff advised the bones were determined to be dog bones.
• At 1:50 p.m. a person said she had $500 stolen out of her dresser drawer.
• At 9:57 p.m. a person said there was a female screaming outside his house for help so he called her over. The person said the female looked scared, and then took off walking to a friend’s house. Officers made contact with the female and everything was okay.

Oct. 4
• At 4:20 a.m. a 911 caller reported that he was stuck on the Divide and needed a plow or sander. The Montana Highway Patrol and the Fergus County Sheriff’s Office were advised.
• At 6:59 a.m. a 911 caller said she slid off the highway by mile marker 21 on U.S. Highway 191. The information was relayed to the Fergus County Sheriff’s Office and the Montana Highway Patrol.
• At 3:01 p.m. a person brought in an elderly female who had been wandering on the street not properly clothed for the weather.
• At 3:21 p.m. a person reported a couple instances in which people had stopped by his residence trying to buy drugs.
• At 6:24 p.m. a person reported he had to chase a black, white, and brown boxer off his property. The person said the dog was chasing his horse and mule. Animal control responded and spoke to the person and the dog owner.

Oct. 5
• At 11:18 a.m. a person reported a female requested a prescription she did not need. The person said when they advised her they would not give the medication, the female threatened suicide. The person requested officers do a welfare check on the female. Officer responded and the female was okay.
• At 4:05 p.m. the city office received a complaint of an individual living in a camper on E. Main St. The Code Compliance Officer was advised.
• At 6:51 p.m. a 911 caller reported an aggressive pit bull ran up to him and his friend. Animal control responded, and the dog was taken to the pound.

Oct. 6
• At 11:49 a.m. a 911 caller reported a vehicle was broken down on U.S. Highway 87 near Windham, and a male was walking away from the scene. A Judith Basin County deputy responded and gave the male a ride to Stanford.



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