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Apr 7, 2020 Staff

Deaths

DICKINSON

Barbara Jeanette Richardson Dickinson, 82, died March 29, 2020, at SageWest Health Care at Lander. Due to the current events, a celebration of life will be held at a later date.

OTTE

Judith Kay Otte, 75, of Lander, died April 2, 2020, in Riverton. A memorial service will be determined at a later date.

WOLFRANG

Marlene Wolfrang, 84, died Friday, April 3, 2020.Family services will be held given the COVID-19 restrictions. Memorial services will be held at a later date.

BIG KNIFE

Sky Child "Gesik" Big Knife, 79, died due to natural causes Friday, April 3, 2020, at the Morning Star Care Center in Fort Washakie.Wake services will begin at 2 p.m. Sunday, April 5, 2020, and will continue until his funeral service, which will be at 10 a.m. Monday, April 6, 2020, all at Our Saviour's Lutheran Church.Burial will follow in the Rocky Boy Cemetery.

ANTELOPE

Traditional Native American services for Donna Faye Harris Antelope, 60, were held at 10 a.m. Monday, April 6, 2020, at Yellowcalf Cemetery in Ethete. A prayer service was held Sunday evening at the family home.

COLES

Funeral services for Robert Coles, 42, were held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, April 7, 2020, at his home. Interment will follow at Oldman Cemetery. A prayer service was held Monday evening at the Coles residence.

GILLILAND

Robert "Bob" Gilliland, 88, of Riverton died Wednesday, April 1, 2020. Cremation has taken place, and no services are scheduled.

THOMAS

Mary Ellen Thomas, 80, died Wednesday, April 1, 2020, at the Wyoming Medical Center in Casper. A funeral service was held at 1 p.m. Tuesday, April 7, 2020, at the Gorman Funeral Homes - Converse Chapel with Pastor Todd Weber of the Congregational United Church of Christ officiating. Interment will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, April 8, 2020, at the Mountain View Cemetery in Riverton.

ANTELOPE

Donna Faye Harris Antelope, 60, died April 2, 2020, at the Wyoming Medical Center in Casper. A prayer service was held Sunday evening at the family home, 101 Sagebrush Drive, at Beavercreek Housing. Traditional Native American services were held at 10 a.m. Monday, April 6, 2020, at Yellowcalf Cemetery in Ethete.

EMERGENCYR00;CALLS

In Riverton Police Department reports Thursday to Monday:

No injuries were recorded in a traffic incident reported at about 8:05 a.m. Thursday in the 400 block of East Main Street. The initial report indicates the incident involved a FedEx truck and a parked vehicle.

A hit and run incident was reported at about 10:05 a.m. Thursday in the 200 block of South Smith Road. The initial report indicates someone "hit a wall and took a stop sign out."

Theft from a building was reported at about 10:50 a.m. Thursday in the 500 block of North 15th Street East. The initial report indicates a tablet and charger were taken Tuesday.

A hit and run incident was reported at about 5:15 p.m. Thursday in the 1700 block of North Federal Boulevard. The initial report indicates a black truck hit a vehicle and left the scene.

Melanie McAdams, 37, of Riverton, was arrested at about11 p.m. Thursday for aggravated assault and battery. The initial report was regarding assault with a knife.

A noise complaint came in at about 12:05 a.m. Friday in the 3000 block of College Hill Drive. The initial report was regarding neighbors in an apartment "being very noisy" for "over an hour." Officials said the subjects were contacted and advised to "keep the noise down."

Larceny was reported at about 10:30 a.m. Friday in the 100 block of East Jackson Avenue. The initial report indicates cash was taken.

Shoplifting was reported at about 11:10 a.m. Friday in the 1700 block of North Federal Boulevard. The initial report was regarding a male subject who "went out of the store with a cart load" Thursday and had returned Friday.

A 55-year-old Riverton woman was cited at about 2:40 p.m. Friday in the 800 block of North Federal Boulevard for shoplifting. Officials said she was trespassed from the property along with two other female subjects. The initial report was regarding four female subjects shoplifting.

Rudolph Norse, 51, of Riverton, was arrested at about 2:50 p.m. Friday in the 900 block of East Sunset Drive for public intoxication. The initial report was regarding a subject "refusing to leave."

Police responded to a repot of suspicious circumstances at about 8 p.m. Friday in the 400 block of North Second Street East. The initial report was regarding a shed and gate there were "wide open," with a shopping cart in the back yard as well. The reporting party said the incident took place "sometime today." Officials said nothing was missing from the shed, which had been opened.

Dallas Dresser, 32, of Riverton, and Lucas Sanchez, 39, of Riverton, both were arrested at about 8:50 p.m. Friday in the 800 block of North Federal Boulevard for public intoxication. The initial report was regarding a subject lying next to a garbage can.

An 18-year-old Riverton man was issued a trespass notice at about 10:15 p.m. Friday in the 600 block of Eagle Drive. The initial report was regarding an intoxicated subject "causing a disturbance."

A parking problem was reported at about 6:45 a.m. Saturday in the 900 block of East Pershing Avenue. The initial report was regarding a white Chevy truck parked in the road. Officials said the truck was moved into a driveway.

A purse was reported stolen at about 6:45 a.m. Saturday from a vehicle in the 600 block of North 12th Street East. Officials said the purse was located but was missing $4. The initial report indicates the purse - and a Social Security card - were taken "sometime during the night" from the back seat of a copper Scion xD that had been "slightly left ajar."

Theft from a motor vehicle was reported at about 10:40 a.m. Saturday in the 1000 block of East Roosevelt Avenue. The initial report indicates the keys to a Ford Escape were stolen out of a Hyundai Santa Fe. Officials said there was no forced entry.

A hit and run incident was reported at about 2:45 p.m. Saturday in the 1700 block of North Federal Boulevard. The initial report indicates a red pickup struck a maroon pickup in a parking lot. The reporting party said the "driver left, then returned and started yelling at the reporting party to mind her own business."

Jorge Mapp, 68, was arrested at about 7 p.m. Saturday in the 1800 block of North Federal Boulevard for driving while under the influence. The initial report was regarding a red two-door Coupe with "significant damage to (its) front doors."

A juvenile female was cited at about 11:10 p.m. Saturday in an alley in the 900 block of East Jackson Avenue for minor in possession of alcohol and released to a responsible adult. The initial report was regarding "a bunch of intoxicated juveniles in the alley ... yelling they are 'so wasted.'"

A 22-year-old Fountain, Colorado, man was arrested at about 1:45 a.m. Sunday in the 700 block of South Federal Boulevard for driving while under the influence.

Shoplifting was reported at about 9:15 a.m. Sunday in the 500 block of East Sunset Drive. The initial report indicates the incident occurred Saturday evening and involved almost $100.

Littering was reported at about 1:40 p.m. Sunday in the 1200 block of Pioneer Avenue. The initial report indicates the street was "littered with bank statements."

Burglary was reported at about 4 p.m. Sunday in the 2300 block of Oak Lane. The initial report indicates someone broke a lock and entered a storage shed.

Lucas Sanchez, 39, of Riverton, was arrested at about 5:45 p.m. Sunday in the 1200 block of West Main Street for public intoxication. The initial report was regarding a male subject who was "slumped over" behind a building.

A 20-year-old Riverton man was cited at about 9:15 p.m. Sunday in the 2600 block of Peck Avenue for possession of a controlled substance. The initial report was regarding a "student using marijuana."

An animal problem was reported at about 7:25 a.m. Monday in the 1200 block of Pure Gas Road. The initial report indicates the reporting party saw a bobcat walking west.

Injuries were recorded in a traffic incident reported at about 7:45 a.m. Monday in the 400 block of South Federal Boulevard. The initial report indicates a Ford Taurus hit a sign, and the "driver looks out of it."

Two juvenile males were cited at about 10:40 a.m. Monday in the 700 block of Eagle Drive for minor in possession of alcohol. The initial report was regarding a potential apartment break-in.

Theft from a building was reported at about 10:50 a.m. Monday in the 2200 block of Rose Lane. The initial report indicates a female subject stole a purse Sunday containing a $50 check, $30 in cash and a debit card.

A hit and run incident was reported at about 11:35 a.m. Monday in the 2400 block of East Adams Avenue. The initial report indicates someone hit a wall and "took out city signs." The report later indicates an officer "already took (this) call last night."

A juvenile male was arrested at about 2:25 p.m. Monday in the 2100 block of West Sunset Drive for simple assault. The initial report indicates the incident involved an assault on a police officer. The reporting party said an intoxicated subject "took off on foot" wearing a "blue paper scrub shirt."

Kitty Federer, 53, of Riverton, was arrested at about 11:35 p.m. Monday in the 1700 block of East Monroe Avenue for public cintoxication. The initial report was from a reporting party who "is upset."

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