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Man found with 6 grams of meth after avoiding collision with trooper

CASPER, Wyo. — A Wyoming Highway Patrol trooper found six grams of methamphetamine in a Montana man’s minivan Thursday after nearly colliding with the car on U.S. Highway 20 in Worland.

November 24, 2014 6:00 pmLoading…
Police still searching for man who ditched bike, jumped into river after pursuit

Police still searching for man who ditched bike, jumped into river after pursuit

Police are still searching for a man who abandoned a motorcycle and jumped into the Yellowstone River from a Highway 212/310 bridge after a pursuit Sunday.

October 07, 2014 4:45 pmLoading…

Gillette policeman fires shots during traffic stop

GILLETTE, Wyo. — A Gillette police officer fired several shots after authorities say a motorist grabbed him during a traffic stop and drove off, dragging the officer for a short distance.

October 14, 2013 2:16 pmLoading…

5 pounds of marijuana seized near Riverton

RIVERTON, Wyo. — A traffic stop near Riverton turned up 5 pounds of marijuana and other drugs including suspected illicit mushrooms.

July 17, 2013 7:28 amLoading…
No decision on charges against state senator Augare

No decision on charges against state senator Augare

HELENA — Blackfeet officials have yet to make a decision on whether to file charges against Democratic state Sen. Shannon Augare for allegedly fleeing a traffic stop.

June 06, 2013 7:45 pmLoading…

3 pounds of pot seized near Casper during traffic stop

About three pounds of marijuana destined for delivery in Sheridan, Wyo., was seized Sunday during a traffic stop just south of Casper.

January 22, 2013 10:08 pmLoading…

Combat vet sues over Wyoming traffic stop

CHEYENNE, Wyo. - A Wyoming sheriff's deputy who detained a combat veteran in handcuffs for openly carrying a pistol offered to let him go if he agreed to let another deputy draw his weapon and shoot if the veteran made any sudden moves while driving away, court records show.

September 24, 2012 4:07 pmLoading…

Wyoming Highway Patrol reports LSD seizure

LARAMIE — The Wyoming Highway Patrol says a trooper has confiscated a large amount of LSD after stopping a speeding vehicle on I-80 west of Laramie.

August 08, 2012 5:26 pmLoading…

2 arrested after drugs found during traffic stop

MOORCROFT, Wyo. — A traffic stop in northeast Wyoming has resulted in two arrests.

April 24, 2012 8:40 pmLoading…

Wyoming patrol seizes 115 pounds of pot

A speeding violation landed two men in jail on suspicion of felony drug charges on Sunday after the Wyoming Highway Patrol found 115 pounds of marijuana in their vehicle during a traffic stop.

February 28, 2012 1:30 pmLoading…
Memorial takes place today for slain Highway Patrol trooper

Memorial takes place today for slain Highway Patrol trooper

A memorial will be held on Thursday for Trooper David Delaittre, a Montana Highway Patrol trooper who was shot and killed exactly a year ago.

December 01, 2011 10:11 amLoading…
Kidnap suspect arrested

Kidnap suspect arrested

Billings police officers Friday morning arrested a man suspected of kidnapping a Lander, Wyo., woman after he escaped from custody in Lander.

October 01, 2010 9:15 amLoading…

Suspect runs into Missoula library while fleeing police

MISSOULA — A man fleeing police after a traffic stop in Missoula ran into the city library and hid in a restroom, prompting an evacuation while police arrested him.

September 29, 2010 1:44 pmLoading…

Police: Man shoots self during Butte traffic stop

BUTTE — Butte-Silver Bow officials say a 77-year-old Butte man shot himself to death after being pulled over by a Montana Highway Patrol trooper near Butte.

September 07, 2010 8:14 amLoading…

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