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Apr 28, 2020 Staff

DEATHS

BARNABY

Henry Barnaby, 37, died in Ronan, Montana. Family graveside services were held. Burial is at Sacajawea Cemetery.

DUTHIE

Lewis F. Duthie, 62, of Riverton, died April 26, 2020, at the Central Wyoming Hospice and Transitions Center in Casper after a long battle with cancer. No services are planned.

FRIDAY

Calvin Francis "Jabbo" Friday (ho'nookee bee'eiht- Red Rock), 35, died April 23, 2020 in Salt Lake City, Utah. He was born in Riverton. Family graveside services will be held Tuesday, April 28, 2020, at Arapaho Catholic Cemetery.

LAMEBEAR

Emma Lamebear, 61, of Fort Washakie, died Saturday, April 25, 2020, at Morning Star Manor. A private family graveside will be held Wednesday, April 29, 2020.

ROSENO

Robert Roseno, 76, died Sunday, April 26, 2020, at his home. Arrangements are pending through Davis Funeral Home.

JARVIS

Betty Jarvis, 92, of Riverton, died Sunday, April 26, 2020, at her home. Arrangements are pending through Davis Funeral Home.

CRISTANDO

Avalonne Lee Cristando, 89, of Lander, died April 22, 2020, at Help for Health Hospice Home in Riverton. Private burial has occurred in Mount Hope Cemetery in Lander.

EMERGENCYR00;CALLS

In Riverton Police Department reports Thursday through Monday:

Police responded at about 7:50 a.m. Thursday to a report of a cow on the road on West Monroe Avenue. The initial report indicates the cow was "wandering on the roadway." Officials said the animal was returned to its pasture.

Harassment was reported at about 1 p.m. Thursday in the 400 block of West Main Street. The reporting party said he "was jogging" when someone "drove close" to him "blowing black smoke on him."

A gas drive-off was reported at about 1:30 p.m. Thursday in the 1100 block of North Federal Boulevard. The initial report indicates the incident involved almost $20 in gas.

Theft was reported at about 2:15 p.m. Thursday in the 100 block of South Fifth Street West. The initial report indicates someone stole gas from two vehicles. Officials said the gas was syphoned.

Houston Headley, 52, of Ethete, was arrested at about 9:10 p.m. Thursday in the 300 block of East Main Street. The initial report was regarding an intoxicated subject in front of a business.

Harassment was reported at about 4:15 a.m. Friday in the 2300 block of Walnut Drive. The reporting party said someone told him "he will get him next time he sees him."

Vandalism was reported at about 9 a.m. Friday in the 1000 block of East Jackson Avenue. The initial report was regarding a window that had been broken "sometime after sundown yesterday." Officials estimated $300-400 in damage.

Fraud was reported at about 9:25 a.m. Friday in the 1000 block of East Adams Avenue. The reporting party was "scammed out of $1,085." Officials said the incident involved a Publishers Clearing House scam.

Fraud was reported at about 3:35 p.m. Friday in the 1700 block of North Federal Boulevard. The initial report was regarding a paycheck that had been cashed.

An 18-year-old Riverton man was cited at about 9 p.m. Friday in the 600 block of Eagle Drive for minor under the influence of alcohol. A 23-year-old Lander man was cited for fighting in public. The initial report was regarding intoxicated two male subjects fighting outside and "throwing punches."

Joseph Brokenleg, 27, of Arapahoe, and Erika Antelope, 29, of Riverton, both were arrested at about 9:05 p.m. Friday in the 600 block of West Park Avenue for aggravated assault and battery. The initial report indicates "someone was beat up (and) on the ground bleeding."

Tyrel Bell, 18, of Riverton, was arrested at about 11:25 p.m. Friday in the 600 block of Eagle Drive for public intoxication.

Francheska Rodriguez, 22, of Riverton, was arrested at about 1:10 a.m. Saturday in the 2200 block of East Monroe Avenue for driving while under the influence. The initial report was regarding a white four-door passenger car that "hit a curb and is now parked in an odd position almost in the road."

A gas drive-off was reported at about 11:45 a.m. Saturday in the 1100 block of North Federal Boulevard. The initial report indicates a blue pickup with a "blond-haired younger male driver took off without paying for $45.66" in gas.

Threatening was reported at about 4:40 p.m. Saturday in the 400 block of North Federal Boulevard. The initial report indicates a male subject "stated he would come back with 20 guys to destroy" a business in the area.

No injuries were recorded in a traffic incident reported at about 9:05 p.m. Saturday in the 1800 block of North Federal Boulevard. The initial report indicates a Buick LaCrosse hit a pothole.

Rachel Antelope, 36, of Riverton, was arrested at about 11:15 a.m. Sunday in the 100 block of Comanche Drive for driving while under the influence.

The initial report was from a female subject who said "There were people trying to beat up her son."

Theft from a building was reported at about 11:55 a.m. Sunday in the 1000 block of North Federal Boulevard. The initial report indicates customers at a motel "stole everything in the room" including a television, pillows, a coffee pot and blankets.

Property destruction was reported at about 5 p.m. Sunday in the 400 block of East Pine Street. The initial report was regarding "children in the area that throw rocks and bottles at (the) house."

Medication was reported stolen at about 6:25 p.m. Sunday in the 1000 block of East Lincoln Avenue.

A hit and run incident was reported at about 7:30 p.m. Sunday in the 3000 block of College Hill Drive. The initial report indicates the driver of a Ford F150 struck a Dodge Durango and was "trying to leave."

No injuries were recorded in a traffic incident reported at about 1:15 p.m. Monday in the 1600 block of West Main Street. The initial report indicates the incident involved a gray Pontiac Grand Prix and a black Dodge pickup.

Philip Timmons, 26, of Riverton, was arrested at about 2:55 p.m. Monday in the 700 block of North Federal Boulevard on a Fremont County warrant.

A hit and run incident was reported at about 3:55 p.m. Monday in the 500 block of North Second Street East. The initial report was regarding damage to the driver's side door of a 2018 Ford Fusion; the reporting party "found the damage yesterday morning."

In Fremont County Sheriff's Office weekend reports through Monday:

A two-acre grass fire was reported at about 2 p.m. Friday in the 2600 block of Sand Butte Road near Pavillion.

Suspicious circumstances were reported at about 2 p.m. Friday in the 5200 block of Wyoming Highway 28 near South Pass City. The initial report indicates a "ladder was used to climb into (a) window" at a cabin in the area. Officials said no property was missing.

Zeta Spoonhunter, 27, of Lander, was arrested at about 1 p.m. Saturday in the 1200 block of West Main Street in Riverton for driving while under the influence, open container, no valid driver's license and no interlock device. The initial report was regarding a silver truck that was being driven "erratically, varying (its) rate of speed and hitting (the) brakes."

Officials said the arrest was related to an earlier call regarding a traffic offense at about 12:45 p.m. Saturday in the 12500 block of U.S. Highway 26 near Riverton.

The reporting party at that time said a gray Chevy passenger car was "swerving."

No injuries were recorded in a traffic incident reported at about 1:10 p.m. Saturday in the 100 block of South First Street in Dubois. The initial report indicates a vehicle struck a light pole and a sign.

Assault was reported at about 1:40 p.m. Sunday on Reece Road near Riverton. The reporting party said "two people tried to jump" him.

A traffic offense was reported at about 4 p.m. Sunday in the 9000 block of Wyoming Highway 789 near Hudson. The initial report was regarding a vehicle swerving in its lane and "going over (the) fog line... almost hitting posts." Officials said the driver was contacted and warned.

Deputies responded at about 7:40 a.m. Monday to a report of a calf "crossing the road" in the 1700 block of North Eighth Street West near Riverton.

Deputies responded to a request for motorist assistance at about 12:10 p.m. Monday about 8 miles west of South Pass City. The reporting party said he was in a white Ford Ranger that was stuck in the snow; "he is hungry, has not water (and) has been eating snow."

Officials said the party was located.

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