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Arrests, Arraignments for Tuesday, May 23

Here are the arrests and arraignments for Tuesday, May 23.

Just Criminal Law Arrests & Arraignments on County 17

GILLETTE, Wyo. — Arrests are as provided by the Campbell County Sheriff’s Office. Some names have been 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 by the Campbell County Attorney’s Office.

This list has been supplemented with information on arraignments from the courts. Arrests will be reported after compiling the information from law enforcement press briefings on the prior day’s or days’ events. Arraignments, which occur each business day at 1:30 p.m., will be included for the previous business day.


  • Unidentified individual, stalking, cruelty to animals
  • Misty A. Earnest, Gillette, domestic battery
  • Female juvenile offender, property destruction: less than $1000
  • Jesse R. Heppner, Gillette, contempt of court/bench warrant x8
  • Unidentified individual, felony theft
  • Michael J. Howland, criminal inquiry x2
  • Brandon L. Novotny, Gillette, bond revocation
  • Michael V. Vensor, Gillette, criminal inquiry


  • Alex Sigvaldsen, kidnapping, theft w/ intent, interference, use of a controlled substance
  • Jayme Friesen, probation violation, DUI
  • Brandon Novotny, bench warrant, contempt, failure to appear, domestic battery
  • Hunter Mendenhall, DUI: second, following too closely, proof of insurance, hit-and-run