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C17 Crime Clips for Wednesday, July 3

GILLETTE, Wyo. — Here is a summary of notable crimes in and around Gillette yesterday, July 2, obtained through law enforcement reports compiled by the Gillette Police Department and the Campbell County Sheriff’s Office.  

Animal bite, July 2, Kilkenny Circle, CCSO

A 6-year-old boy was transported to the walk-in clinic after he was bitten by a corgi on Kilkenny Circle around 2:05 p.m., Gillette Deputy Police Chief Brent Wasson said. The boy’s mother, a 24-year-old woman, told officers that the boy approached the dog’s face and the dog bit the boy’s face. The dog’s owner, a 23-year-old woman, provided proof of current vaccinations, and the dog was allowed to quarantine at home.

Drugs, July 2, Clearview Court, GPD

A 41-year-old woman was transported to the hospital after officers responded to a report of her having an adverse reaction to spice on Clearview Court around 2:12 p.m., Wasson said. The woman was found lying on the floor of a bedroom and officers found a pipe with a green, leafy residue inside. Officers executed a search warrant and seized 18.9 grams of suspected spice that will be sent to the Wyoming State Crime Lab for testing.

EMS call, July 2, Kinsey Lane, CCSO

Deputies responded to a welding educational facility on Kinsey Lane for a report of a student experiencing a medical emergency around 6:35 p.m., Sheriff’s Office Lt. Paul Pownall said. The student, a 21-year-old man, was reportedly wandering around the grounds unable to speak due to a potential heart or neurological ailment. He was transported to Campbell County Health by a privately owned vehicle.

Interference, July 2, East 3rd Street, GPD

Officers arrested a 34-year-old man for interference after responding to a disturbance report at a motel on East 3rd Street around 7:39 p.m., Wasson said. The man was found to be on bond and was not to be at the motel or contact a 37-year-old woman, who had reported the disturbance. When officers arrived, the man was about to enter the woman’s room and attempted to flee when he saw officers. He ignored commands to stop and was taken into custody. A report will be sent to the County Attorney’s office for the potential bond violation.

Property destruction, July 2, East Laramie Street, GPD

Officers are investigating a window reportedly broken by a firework on East Laramie Street around 10:41 p.m., Wasson said. The firework was reportedly fired from a nearby parking lot, resulting in under $1,000 in damage.

Through C17 Crime 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 victims’ identities and to avoid compromising ongoing criminal investigations.

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