Logbook for the week of March 18-23

Enterprise Staff

From Livingston Police Department and Park County Sheriff’s Office reports:


March 23

• 9:03 p.m. — A caller on Billman Lane reported someone who was not supposed to be on the property. No charges were filed, but a Park County deputy took the trespasser out of the area. 

• 5:30 p.m. — A caller on View Vista drive reported someone had hacked into her Facebook account. She also said someone had filed taxes under her maiden name. A PCSO investigation is ongoing. 

March 22

• 5:19 p.m. — A caller on View Vista Drive reported a neighbor was threatening him. The caller said he just wanted the information on file and had questions about securing a restraining order. 

• 4:23 p.m. — A caller on View Vista Drive reported a 2005 Yamaha motorcycle had been stolen, and did not have a suspect to suggest.

• 11:33 a.m. — A caller from the 5000 block of Old Yellowstone Trail North reported a blonde cow that appeared to have been down for several hours. The Montana Department of Livestock was contacted. 

• 11:23 a.m. — An individual filed a report with the PCSO regarding fraudulent charges on his Verizon account.

March 21

• 9:10 p.m. — A caller located at the Town Pump on West Park Street reported a suspicious person, but when a PCSO deputy responded found it was just kids marking a friend’s car window.  

• 7:14 p.m.  —  A caller located at the Town Pump on West Park Street reported seeing a woman in a vehicle with a cardboard sign in the window that said “Please Help” turning onto Interstate 90 eastbound. The PCSO office and Montana Highway Patrol were advised, but were unable to located the vehicle. Nearby counties were notified to keep an eye out for the vehicle. 

• 4:42 p.m. — A caller on Rogers Lane reported a son with whom the family does not have contact was on the property threatening them. A PCSO deputy located the suspect and arrested him for partner/family member assault. 

• 7:06 a.m. — A caller at the Yellowstone Pioneer Lodge reported finding a cat, and the city’s Animal Control Officer was dispatched. 

• 12:26 a.m. — A deputy checked on a vehicle parked at the Carter’s Bridge Fishing Access Site. An individual was sleeping in the back of the car, and all was well. 

March 20

• 10:09 p.m. — A caller was concerned about an individual in the Miles Building on South Second St. who might be suicidal. A Livingston Police Department officer made contact with the individual, who they found did not require assistance.  

• 9:18 p.m. — A caller in the 700 block of East Lewis Street reported three dogs barking at night.

• 9:10 p.m. — A deputy checked on a suspicious vehicle reported at the Emigrant Fire Station. The vehicle was unoccupied and locked. 

• 7:54 p.m. — A caller in the 100 block of Old Clyde Park Road said she was sick of her neighbor’s cow coming through a weak fence and eating her hay. A deputy contacted the cow’s owner who said he would retrieve the cow. The Montana Department of Livestock was contacted.

• 5:52 p.m. —  A caller in the 1300 block of East River Road reported two people fighting at a nearby home and possible gunfire. The responding PCSO deputy found a verbal argument in progress, but no physical assault or guns in play. 

• 5:02 p.m. — A caller in the 400 block of North Third Street reported a female digging through trash cans near her house, who was looking at paperwork in the trash. The caller confronted the female, who said she was trying to identify where the extra trash in her trash cans was coming from. An LPD officer spoke with the woman who had been reportedly digging through the trash.

• 2:16 p.m. — A PCSO responded to a call about bison walking down the road on U.S. Highway 89 South and helped direct traffic south of Corwin Springs.   

• 3:31 a.m. — A caller in the 100 block of West Chinook Street reported a male walking down the street with some bags, and the caller was concerned he might be going through parked cars. An LPD officer responded to the location and found a vehicle with duffel bags inside, but did not locate the male, and there were no reports of thefts nearby. 

• 1:54 a.m. — A caller in the 100 block of Mill Creek Road complained of a big truck revving nearby and parties at a nearby Forest Service trailhead. A deputy responded and extinguished a small fire smoldering at the trailhead. Information was forwarded to the Forest Service. 

March 19

• 11:30 p.m. — A caller in the 900 block of West Geyser Street reported neighbors playing music so loudly “it was shaking her house.” LPD officers responded, who asked the neighbors to turn down their music, and they did. 

• 10:20 p.m. — A caller reported kids playing basketball at Winans Elementary School. LPD officers found one juvenile playing basketball, not violating curfew or making a lot of noise. 

• 8:49 p.m. — A caller in the 300 block of North Yellowstone Street reported her vehicle was entered the night before and said a couple of drinks were stolen. She just wanted the information on file. 

• 7:52 p.m. — A caller in the 600 block of North Yellowstone Street reported someone had gotten into his unlocked vehicle and stolen cash and prescription drugs.  

• 2:01 p.m. — A caller in the 100 block of East Lewis Street reported being harassed by someone who argues with the caller over parking and other issues. An LPD officer advised the complainant to contact the building’s landlord. 

• 12:26 p.m. — A caller at the Town Pump on West Park Street reported an individual driving a pickup truck who they believed did not have a driver’s license. An LPD officer was unable to locate the vehicle. 

 • 11:10 a.m. — An LPD officer was stopped by a citizen near the Community Closet in the 400 block of East Park Street who requested the officer check on the welfare of a man lying down on the ground. Officers spoke with the man, who said he was having back pains. An ambulance was summoned, which took him to Livingston HealthCare. 

• 10:40 a.m. — A complainant visited the Livingston Police Department to report two vehicles were unlawfully entered the night before. 

 • 7:39 a.m. — A caller in the 600 block of Garnier Avenue reported receiving harassing texts from a man she had recently begun dating but no longer wished to see. A PCSO deputy advised to tell the man to stop texting her, and offered to contact the man if he continued.

• 5:38 a.m. — A driver was reported slumped over the wheel of a running car in the 200 block of West Callender Street. The driver was arrested for DUI by a PCSO deputy.

• 1:48 a.m.  —  A caller in the 100 block of West Chinook reported someone had just tried to break into her vehicle and reported two males took off running. LPD officers were unable to locate them, but found evidence that other cars may have been broken into. 

March 18

• 9:36 p.m.  A PCSO deputy found a man in the 4000 block of U.S. Highway 89 South shining a flashlight in a vehicle. The man was retrieving items from his own car. 

• 9:04 p.m. — Staff at LHC requested police assistance with an elderly man who suffers from Alzheimer’s disease who was becoming combative. 

• 8:05 p.m. — An off-duty MHP officer reported a silver Toyota Tundra driving erratically on Interstate 90 eastbound near mile makers 326. There was no PCSO deputy or MHP officer in position to respond.

• 4:58 p.m. — A caller in the 1500 block of East Lewis Street reported his neighbor was “messing with” him and had put a paddle lock on his property. He requested an officer to come and stand by while he attempted to retrieve his property. 

• 4:02 p.m. — Staff at LHC reported they had someone potentially a threat to himself or others in protective custody who was attempting to leave. LPD officers responded, and the man remained at the hospital.   

• 1:50 p.m. — A complainant walked in the police station to report a suspicious posting on Craigslist regarding large sums of money and a will. The individual was informed it was probably a scam and advised to contact Craigslist. 

• 12:42 p.m. — A man reported his bike had been stolen in the 100 block of South Main Street. It appeared someone had cut the lock with bolt cutters. The matter is under investigation. 

8:48 a.m. — An investigation into the theft of gardening equipment is ongoing on  Maiden Basin Road north of Gardiner.  

• 7:59 a.m. — A caller north of Gardiner complained that bison were eating her summer bulbs, and she wanted something done about it. 

Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks was contacted.