Police Blotter: Arrests; More horse hair stolen; Man passes out in bank
Fremont County Sheriff’s Office
Tyler Smith, 23, Riverton, Driving Under the Influence, Unauthorized Use of Vehicle, No Insurance
At 11:28 a.m., Monday deputies received a call from a man in Riverton who got a call from someone wanting him to go to Walgreens and pick up $2 million.
In addition to several reports yesterday in Pavillion and rural Riverton of horses having their tails cut, another Riverton area horse owner reported to the Sheriff’s office at 6:29 a.m. on Tuesday that the tail of her horse had been cut.
Lander Police Department
Jeffrey Wright, 36, Port Aransas, Texas, Public Intoxication
At 12:49 p.m., Lander Police Chief Jim Carey said officers responded to a report of a male subject who had fallen asleep on a couch in the lobby of Bank of the West. Jeffrey Wright, 36, of Port Aransas, Texas, was arrested for public intoxication. Carey said Wright had a blood alcohol content of .36. The legal limit for operating a motor vehicle is .08.
Riverton Police Department
Steven Oldman, 22, Riverton, Municipal Warrant and Disturbing the Peace
James Sandt, 41, Riverton, Assault (Domestic Violence) and Interfering with Emergency Call
At 11:02 a.m., Monday, police responded to City Park for a report of an individual being “unruly,” Riverton Police Capt. C.T. Smith said. Steven Oldman, 22, of Riverton was arrested for disturbing the peace and a municipal warrant.
At 4:12 p.m. on Monday, Smith said a juvenile male was at the Fremont County Public Library – Riverton “when some other juveniles assaulted him and took his bicycle.” He said the incident is under investigation.