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Sheriff's Office blotter

by The Western News
| November 7, 2023 7:00 AM

The law roundup is compiled from the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office incident log from Oct. 23 to Oct. 29. It is not meant to serve as an exhaustive account.

A sheriff’s deputy made a traffic stop on U.S. 2 near Dawson Street for a school bus violation.

A woman called 911 to report someone knocking on her door at 4:30 in the morning on Spencer Hill Avenue.

Two county officers executed a traffic stop in the 34500 block of U.S. 2.

A sheriff’s deputy responded to a location on U.S. 93 near Eureka after a semi truck struck a cow.

A verbal warning for speeding was issued by a sheriff’s deputy on Farm to Market Road near Trainers Street.

A deputy handled an animal complaint on the FDR at mile marker 33.

A deputy responded to a theft call in the 42900 block of U.S. 2, Libby.

Someone responded suspicious activity in the 400 block of Valley of the Moon Road, Troy.

Two officers dealt with a littering complaint on Bear Creek Road near U.S. 2.

Multiple traffic stops were made across the county by various officers.

A deputy handled a call about a mental subject in the 100 loop of Frazey Loop.

An unattended death in the 200 block of Doble Drive, Eureka brought a responding deputy.

A deputy took a report of an online scam from a resident in the 100 block of River View Drive.

A trespass complaint was filed after an incident on Lost Rock Drive, Eureka.

Three dogs roaming at large in the 100 block of Enders Drive was handled by a deputy.

A threatening incident was reported in the 12000 block of U.S. 93 South, Fortine.

A deputy assisted a probation officer for a violation in the 900 block of Mountain Meadow Road, Libby.

Three officers, two from county, one from city, responded to a report of someone who may have been having a mental crisis in the 200 block of Vicks Lane, Libby.

A criminal mischief call in the 600 block of Iron Grouse Road, Troy, was answered by two officers.

A residential alarm on Glen Park Road, Eureka, was handled by a deputy.

A motorist was warned for failing to dim the high beams of the vehicle on Glen Lake Road near U.S. 2 near Eureka.

Everything was reported as being under control after a deputy answered a welfare check on a vehicle parked along U.S. 2 near Dahlberg Siding Road, Eureka.

A driver was cited for not having insurance or a driver’s license and warned for not having registration after a traffic stop at the intersection of Meadow Creek Road and 2nd Avenue South, Fortine.

A deputy responded to the county fairgrounds for a juvenile driving on the grass.

A deputy responded to a threatening call in the 600 block of Iron Grouse Road, Troy.

A stop sign violation by a driver at the intersection of Dewey Avenue and 2nd Street East resulted in a traffic stop.

A motorist was cited for driving on a suspended license and not having insurance.

Two deputies answered a call about a fight in the 18400 block of Bull Lake Road.

A man called dispatch to request that a woman be reminded of a trespass warning on Woodland Road, Libby.

Two deputies responded to the 100 block of Three Corner Road, Libby, for a report of a woman ingesting all of her prescription medicine she had just received from the doctor.

A deputy made a traffic stop for a motorist traveling without headlights, making an improper turn and driving left of center.

A business owner accidentally set off an alarm in the 64500 block of Montana Highway 37, Eureka.

Two deputies handled a call about a wanted person on Wards Road, Libby.

Two deputies and a state Fish, Wildlife and Parks officer responded to a third party complaint of a man threatening another man with a gun in the 7100 block of West Kootenai Road.

An unattended death in the 300 block of West 2nd Street, Libby, was handled by two deputies and ambulance crews.

Two deputies and ambulance crews dealt with an intoxicated person in the 200 block of Cecil Drive, Troy.

The report of possible child neglect in the 100 block of Conn Mule Road, Troy, was handled by a deputy.

A caller in the 1400 block of Highway 37, Libby, reported the theft of a garden hose.