The Gillette Police Department is investigating a report of an odd incident that happened this morning (7-31-13). Police Sergeant, Adam Edmondson said an 18-year-old female reported she was pulling out of the Sierra Mobile Home Park when her vehicle stalled. The 18 year old reported that at that point a white male approximately age 20 to 25 approached the vehicle and demanded that she open the door. Last Updated on Wednesday, 31 July 2013 13:01Read more: Police Search For Man With Knife
Imagine the frustration of returning from a hard days work to find your vehicle up on blocks. Campbell County Undersheriff Scott Matheny provided details Wednesday on a case they are investigating.
“A thirty six year old Gillette man reported that a person or persons removed the drivers side tires and rims from a 1998 Pontiac passenger car while it was parked at the mine parking lot behind the South Shell Station.” Last Updated on Wednesday, 31 July 2013 13:02Read more: Car Owners Finding Vehicles Up On Blocks
At the July 29th Gillette City Councils workshop session, the council met with “Friends of Coal”. Dave Moss, vice president of the Kentucky Coal Association, says “Friends of Coal” has over forty thousand members. He and Judy Colgan, Rocky Mountain Coal Mine Institute Executive Director, have been traveling the nation spreading the “Friends of Coal” message. They will be providing a lot of that information in Campbell County today. Last Updated on Tuesday, 30 July 2013 12:12Read more: Gillette Welcomes "Friends Of Coal"
At tonight’s City Council Workshop, one of the items for discussion is the City of Gillette’s solid waste policy. City Administrator Carter Napier said that the management of that enterprise has been hit or miss over the years. Last Updated on Monday, 29 July 2013 12:00Read more: City Will Look At Solid Waste Policy
Crime Stoppers needs your help in solving several thefts from autos that have recently occurred. Unknown suspect(s) have entered unsecured garages and vehicles taking property. Some of the property taken includes a Glock 17, 9mm pistol serial number PHK819, a Glock 22, 40 cal. pistol serial number HYS299 with laser sight, checkbooks, cash and credit cards. Last Updated on Friday, 26 July 2013 11:09Read more: Police Looking Into Several Thefts From Autos
Regional Medical Center Cheyenne – John L. Hawkes, Jr., an inmate at the Wyoming Medium Correctional Institution in Torrington, died Thursday, July, 25, 2013 at Cheyenne Regional Medical Center after a brief illness.
Hawkes was sentenced on May 15, 2012 in Campbell County by District Court Judge Michael N. Deegan. He was sentenced to 5-8 years for wrongful taking or disposing of property.Last Updated on Friday, 26 July 2013 07:54 Read more: Wyoming Inmate Hawkes Dies
Yesterday, Campbell County Sheriff's Investigator Kim Jones released a few additional details in the search for missing Campbell County woman Shannon Nicole McIntyre McClure.
The last reported sighting of McClure was in Sheridan on June 15, 2013. McClure's husband reported to officers involved in the search that he dropped her off at the Sheridan Wal-Mart about 3 o'clock in the morning so she could visit her sister in Sheridan. There has not been a reported sighting of the mother of a 14-month-old son, and three step-daughters, since then.
Jones says that all of McClure's family has been cooperative in the search.
To hear more information from Jones, click on the audio file below.
Last Updated on Thursday, 25 July 2013 16:08