Here is a brief summary of all things crime that happened in and around Gillette yesterday, obtained through law enforcement reports from the Gillette Police Department (GPD) and the Campbell County Sheriff’s Office (CCSO).
Crash, June 14, Kimber Dr, GPD
A 69-year-old female driving a 2019 Toyota was struck on Kimber Drive by an unoccupied 2017 Jeep yesterday around 7 a.m., GPD Corporal Dan Stroup said on June 15. The owner of the Jeep, a 37-year-old female, reportedly failed to put the vehicle in park before leaving it, allowing the vehicle to roll back into the Toyota. There were no injuries, over $1,000 in damage, and no citations.
Destruction of property, June 14, Hoback Ave, GPD
Officers contacted a 29-year-old female at a residence on Hoback Avenue yesterday around 7:30 a.m. who reported her 40-year-old ex-boyfriend was destroying property in her home, Stroup said. The male had reportedly destroyed a dining room table, four chairs, and wall decorations. The female claimed the property was worth over $1,000, but the male reported helping pay for some of the belongings. The incident remains under investigation and no citations were issued.
Crash, June 14, Hwy 59 and 3rd St, GPD
An 80-year-old male was cited for improper lookout after he attempted to cross Highway 59 on 3rd Street without properly looking to ensure the way was clear of oncoming traffic around 12 p.m. yesterday, Stroup said. The male, driving a 2019 Jeep, crashed into a 2019 GMC driven by a 35-year-old female. Both vehicles were towed from the scene and the incident resulted in over $1,000 worth of damage.
Destruction of property, June 14, Warren Ave, GPD
Officers are investigating an incident on Warren Avenue where a 70-year-old female’s tires have been deflated over the course of two days, Stroup said. Two of the tires were found deflated the previous evening with the third discovered on June 14 at approximately 1 p.m. There are no suspects at this time.
REDDI, June 14, Timber Creek Rd, CCSO
A 64-year-old male was arrested at his residence on Timber Creek Road around 1:16 p.m. yesterday afternoon after being reported as a potential drunk driver, Campbell County Undersheriff Quentin Reynolds said June 15. The male was contacted in the back bedroom sleeping and, when awakened, provided a PBT of .208 percent. The male was on probation and was required to have an interlock device installed in his 2004 Chevrolet Silverado, Reynolds said, adding that the male did not. He was charged with driving under suspension, no interlock, and violating his probation.
Narcotics, June 14, Energy St, GPD
A 68-year-old female was arrested yesterday around 3:10 p.m. after she was called in as a suspicious person for sleeping in a car on Energy Street, Stroup said. The vehicle was off and temperatures in the car were extreme. In plain view, officers noticed a marijuana pipe with residue and conducted a search of the vehicle. They seized approximately .75 grams of suspected methamphetamine, 5.1 grams of oxycodone pills, and 2.5 grams of suspected marijuana, Stroup said. She was charged with both felony and misdemeanor possession of a controlled substance.
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