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Police Log: Recent calls for service

JACKSON, Wyo. — Here are some recent calls for service in Teton County/Jackson from the dispatch log. Names may be withheld at the request of law enforcement. All persons cited or arrested are presumed innocent until convicted in a court of law. Charges are subject to change following official filing from the Teton County Attorney’s Office.

June 1, 7:05 p.m.
Officer Mattson responded to a report of Destruction of Property. The victim reported to him that they were driving down the road when passenger, frontside window inexplicably shattered. Officer Mattson was not able to determine a cause, but the victim asked for a report so the damage could be reported to insurance.

June 1, 7:40 p.m.
Officer Shreve responded to a report of a False ID at the Cowboy Bar. He arrived at the location and learned from the doorman that a female had attempted to enter the bar with what he believed was a fake ID. Officer Shreve inspected the ID and talked to the woman. She claimed the ID was real and that she had not been drinking. When asked for another form of ID, she began digging through her purse.

Officer Shreve was paying attention because he saw the woman had another ID she was passing over and attempting to conceal. He asked to see it and found it to be a Colorado ID with the same name as the first but with a different birthdate. Officer Shreve administered a portable breath test with a result of .206%. Rather than take the 18-year-old Pagosa Springs, Colorado woman to jail, Officer Shreve confiscated her ID, and wrote her a ticket for being a Minor Under the Influence.

June 2, 12:35 a.m.
Officer Mattson responded to West Broadway for a report of an unresponsive man sitting on the side of the road. When he arrived, the man appeared to be taking a nap. Officer Mattson wanted to make sure there wasn’t a medical issue at play and began talking to him to make sure he was okay. He found the man to be heavily intoxicated. The man was not able to provide any information that would allow Officer Mattson to get him home, so Officer Mattson arrested the 40-year-old Kalispell, Montana man.

June 2, 6:26 a.m.
Officer Mattson responded to a report of Destruction of Property. He learned that sometime in the last several days, someone wrote “Dump Trump” on the side of a building.

June 2, 7:02 p.m.
Sgt. Phillips responded to a report of Fraud. The victim reported being contacted by someone claiming to be from Apple Support. They were apparently very convincing and got the victim to send them $1,500 worth of Best Buy gift cards.

June 3
Traffic Collision.

June 3
Animal Attack (Husky attack vs mini pinscher).

June 3 7:24 p.m.
RO Schmidl responded to a report of a False ID at the Cowboy Bar. Once there, the doorman told her a father and daughter were trying to get into the bar, but the daughter’s ID appeared to be fake. RO Schmidl verified the ID was, in fact, fake and wrote the 17-year-old Beulah, Colorado daughter a citation.

June 3, 8:25 p.m.
RO Schmidl observed a man staggering down the sidewalk on Flat Creek Drive. He appeared heavily intoxicated and almost fell several times. When contacted, the man asked if he could sit because he was so drunk he couldn’t stand up. He was unable to give RO Schmidl an address so we could get him home, so she arrested the 59-year-old Butte, Montana man for Public Intoxication. His portable breath test was a .305%. He was also found to be in possession of marijuana, so he was charged with that too.

June 4, 2:28 a.m.
Officer Raab stopped a vehicle for speeding. The driver appeared intoxicated. The man did poorly on field sobriety testing and provided a portable breath test of .114%. Officer Raab arrested the 25-year-old Jackson man for DUI.

June 4, 2020, 2:12 p.m.
Officer Blair responded to a report a person was researching ways to kill themselves. When she arrived she began speaking with the person and family members to determine what kind of help this person needed. Officer Blair ultimately determined the person was in crisis and got them the help they needed.

June 4, 2:43 p.m.
Cpl. Jones responded to a report of Sexual Assault. This case is still active, so authorities will not be saying anything further about it other than to say they are attempting to locate the suspect for an interview.

June 4, at 4:06 p.m.
Officer Blair responded to a report of someone having spray painted the elk antler arches on the town square. She arrived to inspect the damage found someone had painted the letters BLM on the northeast corner.

Incidentally, employees responsible for the parks are obligated to take down any signage posted without a permit. If you are wanting to post political speech, apply at the town and they will approve the location where this speech may go.

June 4, 7:50 p.m.
Officer Gerlach responded to a report of Theft. When he arrived, the victim reported someone had taken the paddles from his raft. Replacing those is going to cost about $400.

June 5, 2:28 a.m.
RO Schmidl responded to a report of a man attempting to break into a residence. When officers arrived, the homeowner directed them to a basement window, where they found the suspected. The suspect appeared to have passed out after only making it halfway through the window. RO Schmidl had to arrest Andrew Carl, 32, of Pensacola, Florida, for criminal entry.

June 5, 3:33 a.m.
RO Schmidl to a report of intoxicated juveniles on e-bikes creating a disturbance. When they arrived, they could clearly see the juveniles were preparing to play beer pong. They admitted to consuming alcohol, parents were notified and citations were written.

June 5, 11:48 p.m.
RO Schmidl responded to a report of a disturbance. She determined a female living at the residence was being threatened by a male person also living there and helped her move her things to a different location and provided her information to get help at the Community Safety Network.

June 6, 3:00 p.m.
Officer Normand responded to a report of a man urinating on an ice machine by a sandwich shop. Officer Normand was able to locate the man and wrote the Highlands Ranch, Colorado man a ticket for Urinating in Public.

June 7, 2:03 a.m.
RO Schmidl responded to a report of an intoxicated male at a hotel knocking on people’s doors disturbing their peace. Upon arrival, officers found the intoxicated male in the parking lot. He did in fact have a room there but locked the key inside and destroyed the doorknob and locking mechanism in the door trying to get back in. He did not know if he caused the damage as he could not remember. His slurred speech, poor balance, no place to stay the night, left him unable to care for himself. The 34-year-old Columbia, Missouri man was arrested for Public Intoxication and cited for destruction of property.

June 7, 11:32 a.m.
Officer Ayling responded to a report of an adult female displaying erratic behavior on the bike path. Police arrived and determined she was in crisis that caused her to be a danger to herself. She was transported to the hospital to get help.

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