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Jacked up: On Thursday at 10:57 a.m., a Jackson woman called the Teton County Sheriff’s Office, stating she was upset that someone from a car dealership had knocked on her door asking about delivering a vehicle. She thought it was suspicious and might have been intentional, considering she h…

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Frogger fights back: On Saturday at 8:20 p.m., police officers were dispatched to a bar that reported a 46-year-old Jackson man was refusing to leave, scattering menus across the floor, pushing people and throwing alcoholic beverages. As police were en route they received a call that the man…

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Drifting in with the cold: On Friday at 4:30 a.m., a 41-year-old Boise, Idaho, man wandered into a hotel lobby. He stated to the front desk that he needed to warm up. Hotel staff called Jackson police when the man “passed out” sleeping in the lobby. Police arrived and were unable to gather f…

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Brief intermission: On Friday at 1:27 a.m., police received a call from the Center for the Arts about a man who was asleep in a seat in the theater. Officers observed the 25-year-old Massachusetts man asleep with a vape pen in his hands. Once awakened, he was intoxicated to the degree that h…

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Illicit illusions: On Friday at 12:24 p.m., police were sent to a local hotel after employees there found what they believed to be a room full of drug paraphernalia while they were cleaning a man’s room. Police arrived in the 31-year-old Jackson man’s room and found syringes, white powder an…

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Bad mama jama: On Dec. 27 at 6:50 p.m., police responded to a report of an irate woman at a bar. An altercation began between a bouncer and a 51-year-old Alabama woman when the bouncer refused to give her 20-year-old son’s fake ID back. Dispatch could hear the woman yelling in the background…

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Holiday theatrics: On Christmas at 8:25 p.m., police were summoned to a local movie theater for a report of two Jackson men arguing over seats. The caller, 52, stated that a 61-year-old gentleman told him to get out of his seat and then punched him. Both men left to speak with front box offi…

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No, no, bad: On Friday at 9:38 a.m., police responded to a report of property destruction. A 30-year-old Jackson resident reported that 10 gallons of water had been put into her gas tank. She told officers that as she was parking near a complex of townhomes, a male came out and told her that…

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Last call: On Monday at 10:51 p.m., police officers were dispatched to a local bar for a man who was reportedly fighting with staff. Police were told that the suspect, a 35-year-old Wilson man, was crawling on the floor. When police arrived, the man was lying on his back in the hallway outsi…

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No such thing as a free lunch: On Nov. 29 at 5:27 p.m., a 37-year-old Jackson woman reported fraudulent charges on her credit card. Police located a 48-year-old Idaho man who confessed to finding the card lying on the ground and using it at two different stores to make purchases under $100. …

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Crumbs left behind: On Sunday at 2:20 p.m., a 31-year-old Jackson man reported that his car had been taken for a joyride while he was gone for a week during the Thanksgiving holiday. On Nov. 20 the man left his vehicle in a church parking lot, unlocked with his keys in the center console and…

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Airport parking pickle: On Nov. 16 at 9 a.m., a 35-year-old Canadian man removed a chain fence at the parking lot of the Jackson Hole Airport and drove away without paying the parking fee. His car was initially parked among rental cars at the airport and was towed to guest parking. After lea…

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Spinning their wheels: On Nov. 9 at 2:24 a.m., an East Jackson resident called to report that a black car was stuck on her lawn, and the occupants of the vehicle, a 37-year-old man and 34-year-old woman, were arguing with each other. The black car also had been honking for the past 10 minute…

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Man-Handled: On Nov. 2 at 1 p.m., police received a call that an $8,000 bottle of Scotch had been stolen from a local liquor store the day before. Upon reviewing the security footage, a man in his late 30s to early 40s was seen concealing the bottle in his coat. A police officer recognized t…

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Spooky DUIs: Two near-identical DUI arrests were made at the same location two nights apart after officers saw signs of “reasonable suspicion.” The first occurred at 10:06 p.m. Friday, after an officer saw two men who appeared to be intoxicated get in a vehicle and begin driving. The men wer…

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Mail melee: On Oct. 17 at 10:26 a.m., officers responded to a disturbance at a local post office. A private contractor who was hired to bring mail to his client’s house had gotten into a confrontation with one of the post office employees when he entered a restricted area and refused to leav…

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DU-Idle: On Saturday at 9:32 a.m., an off-duty police officer was walking in his neighborhood when he noticed a black SUV idling. The car was parked in an “obstructive position,” with its rear tires poking out into the northbound lane of travel. He observed a 51-year-old Jackson woman sleepi…

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Carbon copy call: On Oct. 4 at 11:30 p.m., police responded to a report of a disturbance at a local hotel. They arrived to find the same two Fort Washakie brothers they had contacted exactly one week before, when the 23-year-old had been locked out of the hotel room he shared with his 28-yea…

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Ikon of the day: On Sept. 27, a Jackson resident reported a theft. The man said an unauthorized Ikon Pass purchase was made on his credit card the day before, for $1,179. No suspect has been located yet, but officers are tracking down where the victim used his credit card before to the unaut…

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Canine culprit: On Sept. 21 at 12:27 p.m., an officer responded to a report of a dog at Smith’s who had apparently shoplifted a toy from the shelf and was walking around with it. A grocery store employee reported, “He’s happy and he’s shoplifting.” The yellow lab was running around with no c…

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Hide the remote: On Sunday evening, police received a call about a noise disturbance from someone in a neighboring apartment of a 40-year-old Jackson resident who was yelling, had his TV up really loud and was arguing loudly with his wife on the phone. Police arrived at 1:04 a.m. and advised…

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Disappointing toupée, Dozier: The mother of a 16-year-old Jackson resident contacted Officer Heidi Schmidl after a scammer contacted her daughter via text yet again. The day after her daughter had received threatening messages involving decapitated heads and extortion, the scammer falsely re…

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Indecent Astro Van: On Saturday at 12:14 a.m., police responded to a report of a suspicious vehicle parked in a hotel parking lot. The reporting party, who wished to remain anonymous, said the van smelled like marijuana. Police located the 1998 Chevy Astro Van and found two Jackson residents…

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New York state of mind: On Thursday at 1:11 a.m., a 31-year-old New Yorker was arrested after officers observed him urinating on the sidewalk in front of a West Broadway business. According to officers, he was too intoxicated to recall where he was staying.

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You again: Police contacted a 37-year-old Jackson resident three times over two days. The first call occurred at 9:17 a.m. Aug. 9 for an intoxicated man walking through a construction site downtown, refusing to leave. He was given a trespass warning. The next morning at 9:50 a.m. a woman sai…

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Hate to pee and run: On Aug. 3 at 1:48 p.m., grocery store employees told officers that some customers had been aggressive to the employees. The trouble started when the customers were attempting to dump urine in the store’s trash cans. The dumpers were asked to leave and ultimately did so i…

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Deep breaths: On Friday at 4:48 p.m., officers responded to a call at the Jackson Hole and Greater Yellowstone Visitor Center for a male screaming outside. Police arrived and observed a 34-year-old California man inhaling deeply from an aerosol can. He was charged with unlawful use of toxic …

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Saving face: On Saturday at 2:39 a.m., a few Jackson men woke up and found someone they did not know sleeping on their couch. They exited their apartment and called law enforcement, sharing that their door wasn’t locked and there was no sign of forced entry. When law enforcement arrived, the…

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Indecent... again: On Saturday at 2:16 a.m., officers on patrol witnessed a 26-year-old Jackson woman and a 33-year-old Arkansas man engaging in (use your imagination) in public. They observed the shirtless woman on a public bus stop bench near the Antler Inn getting down to business. Both w…

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Taco theft: On Friday at 4:15 p.m. a business reported a highly intoxicated male had left without paying. Officers contacted the 36-year-old Michigander and told him he did not pay for the food and drinks he consumed. He said he had, reportedly opening his wallet and showing officers the mon…

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Move it and lose it: On Thursday at 2:12 p.m., police received a report of a theft. A 42-year-old Jackson resident reported $8,000 worth of guns were missing after he had moved his belongings out of his current home to his new home. The items missing were two shotguns and an AR pistol, accor…

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Not now, Mom: On Saturday at 3:23 a.m., police arrested a 32-year-old Colorado man for driving drunk. His 50-year-old mother was a passenger in the car. She herself was quite intoxicated and began to interfere with the arrest, drunkenly yelling at officers and repeating, “He’s not resisting,…

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APB on patio furniture: On June 14 at 1:44 p.m., law enforcement was contacted by Albertsons with a report of theft. Albertsons had video footage of a man who had stolen $300 worth of patio furniture. “He paid for one chair but took 10,” an Albertsons’ employee said. A 44-year-old Buffalo Va…

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Partners in crimes: Sunday night, officers made contact several times after midnight with two men, a 37-year-old Wyoming resident and a 40-year old Georgia resident. The officers originally contacted the Wyoming man to assist staff of the Cowboy Bar to remove him from the breezeway, at which…

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Arson deemed negligence: The investigation into what Jackson police believed to be arson last week at a local business at 380 S. Highway 89 is now inactive and has been qualified as negligence. “It looked like the fire was likely set by an unhoused person trying to stay warm,” Detective Phil…

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Arson: On Monday at 2:25 p.m. police received a 911 call that a structural log at a local business was on fire. A man was walking by and saw the interior of the foyer, located at 380 S. Highway 89, was filled with smoke. When officers arrived they saw what looked like a bunch of papers, some…

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Send us a fortune: Annoying bored kids are the likely culprits in two calls to Jackson police on May 15 asking for an emergency medical response to Jackson Trading Company. The first clue for cops was that the calls came in at 4 a.m. and 5:20 a.m. and that it was obvious to dispatchers that …

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Dude, where’s my car?: On May 4 at 1:43 p.m., police responded to a report of a stolen vehicle. The man, who manages a local business, said his 2005 Cadillac was missing as of three weeks ago. He told police he was unsure of the exact date he noticed it was missing and wasn’t sure if it was …

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Starting something: On April 27 at 9:24 p.m., police responded to a call of a fight. The reporting party said a 37-year-old Seattle man was trying to participate in the barbecue he was having with four friends. The group said the man appeared to be high on something. They asked him to leave,…

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Screaming: On April 20 at 5:11 a.m., police responded to a report of a disturbance. The person who called the police knew the woman who was screaming and said the 40-year-old Jackson resident had been outside her house screaming for three hours. Police discovered that the woman had a warrant…

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Carolina whistleblower: At 11:56 p.m. on April 13, police responded to a report of someone digging through a trash can after a witness spotted the action while watching the livestream webcam of the Town Square from the comfort of their home in North Carolina. Officers contacted the man and v…

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Lighter luggage: On Friday police responded to a report of a theft. Two Jackson residents, a husband and wife, took a trip out of the country. When they arrived home March 27 their bag was missing. The airline tracked down the bag, which was valued at $1,300, and delivered it to the resident…

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H&R blocked: At 1:15 p.m. Wednesday, police responded to a call from a local H&R Block. The employees said a female suspect was harassing workers after the business told the woman they wouldn’t do her taxes. The woman refused to leave, then left, then came back. Officers issued the w…

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A couple beers later: Around 12:35 a.m. Friday, police received a tip from the Report Every Drunk Driver call line. The reporting party left her name and phone number and said that she knew someone was about to leave a particular area. She claimed the male was really drunk and he was en rout…

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Donut look in my pants: On March 18 at 9:13 a.m., police received a report of a shoplifting that had occurred at 1:30 a.m. that day at a local convenience store. The employee of the store had discovered the shoplifting by reviewing their surveillance footage, which showed a man who appeared …

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Swatting: On March 9 around 1 p.m., officers responded to a business on Town Square. An anonymous person had reported to police saying he had placed a bomb there. Nothing was located. The FBI has been notified, and this is still under investigation. Jackson police Sgt. Tony Matthews said cal…

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One loaf short of a robbery: On March 4 at 5:07 p.m., a local resident called dispatch from his car to report a robbery in action. The reporting party had just left a business on North Cache Street and as he was leaving, he saw a young man walk in and thought he heard the young man say “put …