C17 Crime Clips for Thursday, May 19

GILLETTE, Wyo.- 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).

Attempted scam, May 18, Willow Creek Drive, Wright, CCSO

A resident reported that they received a call from a person who claimed to be associated with Chewy.com. The caller unsuccessfully requested the resident’s personal information, according to Campbell County Undersheriff Quentin Reynolds.

Suspicious activity, May 18, Echeta Road, CCSO

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A resident reported hearing a voice. Deputies responded and found that a 35-year-old male was intoxicated and saying “f— you” repeatedly, and they took him to his residence, Reynolds said.

Vandalism, May 18, City Park, GPD

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A city employee reported finding vandalism in the form of obscene pictures and random words on park equipment at City Park. A neighbor suspected two youths may have been involved. Clean up of damages was estimated at $300.

False ID, May 18, Good Times Liquor, GPD

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Officers responded to a report that an 18-year-old attempted to purchase alcohol with a false ID. They called the individual and issued a citation.

Traffic violation, May 18, 59 and Second Street, GPD

A 2011 Dodge truck, driven by a 36-year-old, struck a black Mitsubishi, driven by a 17-year-old. Police said the truck was following the Mitsubishi too closely. Damages were estimated as more than $1,000.

Through C17 Clips, County 17 strives to provide our readers with the most detailed and comprehensive list of law enforcement interactions with the citizens of Gillette and Campbell County, however, some information will be withheld to protect the identities of victims and to avoid compromising ongoing criminal investigations.