CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Here is a summary of notable crimes in and around Cheyenne, obtained through law enforcement reports compiled by the Cheyenne Police Department, the Laramie County Sheriff’s Office, and the Wyoming Highway Patrol. Names for misdemeanor citations have been removed.
911 Abuse and Disturbance, Stillwater Avenue, Feb. 2, CPD
Officer Allen was dispatched to a lodging establishment on Stillwater Avenue early on Feb. 2 following multiple non-emergency 911 calls. Previously dropped off at the location due to a domestic disagreement, the caller misused the emergency service to request personal items and food.
Despite being advised by Officer Peterson to use 911 only for emergencies, the individual persisted, leading to a disturbance at the lodge. Consequently, the lodge requested his removal. The individual was arrested for causing a disturbance and failing to comply with a lawful order.
Driving without a License, I-25 Northbound, Feb. 2, WHP
Wyoming Highway Patrol Trooper Kelley conducted a traffic stop near milepost 12 on I-25 northbound after observing a white Toyota pickup exceeding the speed limit. The driver, unable to provide a driver’s license upon request, believed he could exceed the speed limit by 5 mph, claiming to be traveling at 76 mph.
Further checks revealed the individual had no valid driver’s license, with a history of 10 prior enforcement actions for the same offense. Additionally, the driver has an outstanding no-extradition warrant from Texas for obstructing police. The individual was arrested and booked into the Laramie County Detention Center for driving without a valid driver’s license.
Theft of Electricity, Carter Road, Feb. 5, CPD
At around 7:06 p.m., Cheyenne police were dispatched to a theft incident at a residential unit on Carter Road. A tenant reported unauthorized use of electricity, where an extension cord from their building was connected to a neighboring camper. Upon investigation, an individual was found using the extension cord to draw power for the camper.
The individual, identified by a Wyoming driver’s license, was confirmed to have an outstanding misdemeanor warrant for failure to appear on charges of falsely obtaining goods or services related to a similar offense. The individual was arrested and charged with falsely obtaining goods or services and was taken to the Laramie County Detention Center.