Log book — Feb. 2-8

By: 
Enterprise Staff
Below is a selection of calls made to the Livingston Police Department and Park County Sheriff’s Office for the week of Feb. 2 to Feb. 8. 
 
Feb. 2
• 11:33 a.m. — A Gardiner shop owner reported a female suspect had stolen a Yellowstone National Park sign. A Park County Sheriff’s Office deputy responded, viewed the store’s video, and was able to locate the suspect. She was arrested and taken to jail. 
 
Feb. 3
• 12:41 p.m. — Medication was reported missing from a local assisted living facility. The theft is under investigation. 
• 9: 20 p.m. and 9:28 p.m. — Livingston Police Department officers made visits to downtown bars on routine foot patrol. 
 
Feb. 4
• 1:47 p.m. — A caller on Kindsfather Road reported observing teens in a vehicle chasing deer, and the vehicle was currently off the road in a ditch. A deputy located the vehicle and cited the driver. 
 
Feb. 5
• 12:45 a.m. — Two men  in a downtown Livingston bar refused to leave when asked. An officer responded, found both men intoxicated and advised them to get a ride home. 
• 12:53 a.m. — A caller reported a vehicle on the road on Old Yellowstone Trail. A deputy found two people in the backseat of the vehicle, which was disabled. The plates on the vehicle did not match the vehicle. The deputy saw a hypodermic needle on the dashboard, and the deputy, in patting down one of the men, found a bottle of prescription medication prescribed for someone else, according to law enforcement. The man was taken into custody. 
• 9:39 p.m. — A Gardiner resident reported a dead mule deer in their front yard, which was also reported to Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks. When a wild animal dies on private property, it is the property owner’s responsibility to dispose of it, Park County Sheriff Scott Hamilton said Friday. 
 
Feb. 6
3:19 p.m. — A traveler reported from the area of westbound Interstate 90 at Exit 333 near McDonald’s restaurant that she had lost two black garbage bags containing luggage. 
• 3:28  p.m. — A caller reported from the area of eastbound I-90 at Exit 333 finding a snowboard in a carrying case on the interstate. The owner’s  name was on the snowboard, and the owner was eventually located. 
• 8:02 p.m. — A report of domestic violence in the area southwest of I-90 at Livingston led to the arrest of a woman for partner or family member assault. 
• 9:41 p.m. — A driver on West Park Street was issued a warning for driving without headlights. 
• 11:16 p.m. — Road plowing was requested at Livingston HealthCare, and an officer advised city road crews.
 
Feb. 7
• 9:32 a.m. — A deputy, addressing abandoned vehicles in Gardiner, identified several vehicles that will be towed if not moved. 
• 10:08 a.m. — Staff at Livingston HealthCare advised the LPD of drugs they would like to dispose of.
• 1:42 p.m. — Bison were observed north of the cattle guard, located at the south end of Yankee Jim Canyon north of Gardiner. The Department of Livestock killed one northbound bison on private land off Old Yellowstone Trail across the river from Carbella Flats. DOL hazed about 50 bison back behind the cattle guard two days later. 
• 3:20 p.m. — Officers responded to a two-vehicle crash at the intersection of South Main and East Geyser streets. 
• 8:54 p.m. — A caller from Quinn Creek west of Livingston reported a train had been blocking the railroad crossing for some time. Dispatch contacted Montana Rail Link officials, who said the train had mechanical issues and didn’t know how long until the train would be able to move. 
Feb. 8
• 1:50 a.m. — An officer on patrol found a woman walking around a Livingston mobile home park. The officer found she was violating conditions of release for a prior conviction. She was cited and given a ride home.  
12:21 p.m. — A caller on Clark Street reported he had several items stolen from his home the night before. Several people had been in the house when the caller went to bed. The matter is under investigation.

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