Police Blotter

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.


Feb. 17

• At 1:33 p.m. a person reported a female trying to register a vehicle coming up as stolen. Officers responded and spoke to the female.

• At 2:06 p.m. a 911 caller reported his daughter was injured at a basketball game and wanted to know how she was. The caller was advised to call CMMC. 

• At 7:47 p.m. a person reported a couple weeks ago there was a blacked-out car driving around town and he felt it was suspicious. The Fergus County Sheriff’s Office was advised.

• At 8:08 p.m. a 911 caller requested an officer for a dispute. Officers responded and a female was taken to jail for assault. 


Feb. 18

• At 10:38 p.m. a 911 caller reported an intoxicated male standing in the middle of Main St. Officers responded.

Feb. 19

• At 2:43 a.m. a 911 caller asked for officers’ assistance as they have a combative patient. Officers responded.

• At 3:31 p.m. a person reported he received a fraudulent message via Face Book. The person was given the FTC phone number. 

• At 6:17 p.m. a person requested to speak to an officer saying his juvenile son was being defiant and he wanted to sign an ungovernable youth charge. An officer spoke to the person.


Feb. 20

• At 2:31 p.m. a person wanted to know if it is legal to drive on the highway and talk on a cell phone. The person was advised of different scenarios.

• At 4:02 p.m. a 911 caller requested the phone number of the Miles City Police Department. The number was given.


Feb. 21

• At 12:10 a.m. a Great Falls 911 caller requested information about a Lewistown resident involved in a traffic incident.


Feb. 22

• At 7:54 a.m. a person reported a possible fire near FHS. The Lewistown Fire Department responded and the flames belonged to a fire conducted under a burn permit.

• At 8:18 a.m. a person wanted to know about people smoking right outside her business. An officer spoke to the person.

• At 2:22 p.m. a person reported a dog had been locked in a car since 9:30 a.m. 

• At 6:31 p.m. a 911 dropped call was received. A voice mail was left for the caller to call back. At 6:37 p.m. the person called back reporting a Reckless and Dangerous driver.


Feb. 23

• At 8:51 a.m. a person says her neighbor was seen looking in her windows.

• At 11:53 p.m. a pawn slip check turned up a positive warrant on a contact. 



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