Police/Sheriff News | People – Cody Enterprise

Reports received by the Cody Police Department/Park County Sheriff’s Office. Not all reports are included, and a report does not necessarily mean a crime was committed. All suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty.

Sheriff’s office news includes:

Aaron Ilg, applying pressure to neck, 41, June 5


Loud music coming from residence on Kaleidoscope Road in Cody for more than three hours, 1:25 a.m. June 2. 

Fireworks or gunshot heard at Juby’s Mobile Home Court on 19th Street in Cody, 10:25 p.m. June 4. Deputies provided assistance.

Woman on Mustang Lane in Cody said her neighbors leave their dog outside for more than a day at a time and they are constantly barking, 8:15 p.m. June 6.

A car and deer collided near Lane 11 and Road 13 in Powell, 5:10 a.m. June 3. There were no injuries or airbag deployment.

An antelope was hit by a vehicle on County Road 6WX in Cody at 8:55 a.m. June 4. The antelope will be put down.

Vehicle abandoned on US 14A in Powell, 5:35 p.m. June 4.

Deputies assisted Wyoming Highway Patrol with moving an angus bull off WYO 120 South in Meeteetse, 5:45 p.m. June 6.

Cows on Lane 8 ½ in Powell, 7:50 a.m. June 7. Deputies provided assistance.

There was an accident near US 14-16-20 East and WYO 120 South in Cody, 12:40 p.m. June 7. There are two injuries known. 

Driver was side-swiped between tunnels on US 14-16-20 West in Cody, 2:55 p.m. June 7. Deputies provided assistance.

Caller said there is no one supposed to be at property on Lane 13 in Powell, but there is a vehicle there now, 10:35 p.m. June 2.

Wallet found on Agua Via in Cody, 11 p.m. June 2.

An employee was bit by a dog on Moriah Road in Cody. The individual did see a doctor about it, 8:35 a.m. June 3.

Three thin horses being poorly fed on County Road 2AC in Cody, 12:30 p.m. June 3. Deputies provided assistance.

Prescription medication stolen from Road 19 in Powell, 12:35 p.m. June 3.

Shoplifting reported from North Fork Forest Service office on US 14-16-20 in Cody, 1:05 p.m. June 3.

Three abandoned vehicles at trailer on Lane 11 ½ in Powell, 1:55 p.m. June 3.

Mattresses and bed frames dumped on dirt road near the animal shelter on WYO 295 in Powell, 2:40 p.m. June 3. Deputies provided assistance.

Horses, two sorrel, one gelding with a white sock and mare with four socks, found by woman in her pasture on Road 12 in Powell. The woman posted about it on Facebook, 8:20 p.m. June 3.

Keys found in Senior Center parking lot on 16th Street in Cody after the building closed, 9:05 p.m. June 3.

Horse out near County Road 6WX in Cody, 8:45 a.m. June 4.

Man requested trespass from Lane 11 ½ in Powell. The caller is concerned man harmed a renter’s dog, 9:50 a.m. June 4.

Woman on Road 6 in Powell said someone is flying a remote control plane near her home and dive bombing her horses, trying to startle them, 7:10 p.m. June 4. 

Female heard kids playing in recently burned down house on Lane 13 in Powell, along with hammering, 11:35 p.m. June 4.

Woman said she was assaulted by her boyfriend on Crandall Park Lane in Cody, 3:15 p.m. June 5. She is refusing emergency services but would like to speak with a deputy. 

Thefts that occurred last fall reported from US 14-16-20 West in Cody, 4:30 p.m. June 5.

Woman wants to talk to a deputy about setting up a civil standby on Lane 11 in Powell. She wants to get her camper which is parked on a back field at the address, 8:20 p.m. June 5.

Caller said person has stolen road base material from street on Lane 9 ½ in Powell, 1:30 p.m. June 6. Deputies provided assistance.

A man about 60 years old, laying near bicycle at Park County landfill on WYO 120 South in Cody, 2:40 p.m. June 6. Deputies provided assistance.

Man said his vehicle was stolen near Wyoming Avenue and 16th Street in Cody, 4:30 p.m. June 6.

Daughter said her father physically kicked her and removed her from a house she owns on Cole Road in Cody, 8:40 p.m. June 6. She said there were no drugs or weapons involved. Deputies provided assistance.

Father wants welfare check performed at Road 7 in Powell residence. He said he believes there is someone there with a warrant and his children are there. He said his wife is there as well and he hasn’t been able to get a hold of her the last two days and she hasn’t answered the phone all day. Deputies provided assistance at 10:15 p.m. June 6.

Mother said her daughter is going to sleep on the ground in a sleeping bag near County Road 3CX and Wright Brothers Drive in Cody because, “God told her to get out of town because there is going to be an attack on Cody.” She wants to see if deputies can perform a welfare check and convince her to not sleep there. The daughter is wearing a black coat, overalls, a baseball cap and is about 5 feet 8 inches tall. Deputies were unable to locate as of 11:20 p.m. June 6.

Gold engagement ring missing from County Road 1AB in Clark, 9:45 a.m. June 7.

Man on Lane 11 in Powell said woman trespassed from his home stole keys out of his truck, 10:05 a.m. June 7.

TMC employee saw a vehicle parked on the side of WYO 296 in Cody with a dog, cell phone and keys inside. They do not see anyone around. The call was transferred to Wyoming Highway Patrol at 1:45 p.m. June 7.

Person evicted from Road 5 in Powell, left a dozen bags of garbage on the side of the road nearby, 2 p.m. June 7.

Mother said her daughter has not come home to Panorama Lane in Cody since May 30. Reported at 5:15 p.m. June 7. Deputies provided assistance.

A woman, 91 years old, collapsed on Joslen Drive in Powell. She requested an ambulance from Cody Regional Health at 10:40 a.m. June 8.

Daughter wearing blue jeans with holes and a black hoodie has not been seen at Cottontail Lane in Cody since this morning. Reported at 8:55 p.m. June 8. Deputies provided assistance.

Recent police news includes:

Ryan Griffin, 19, driving under the influence of alcohol, June 4

Cole Bruch, 21, probation violation and under the influence of a controlled substance, June 4

Aili Roberson, 18, driving under the influence of controlled substance and failure to stop at stop sign, June 5

Brandon Bulanek, 27, warrant, June 7

Timothy Eaton, 49, possession of controlled substances and pedestrian under the influence, June 7

Shari Misner, 57, warrant, June 8

Nakisha Brainerd, 19, warrant, June 8

Robert Ferguson, 54, driving under the influence of alcohol, invalid registration and failure to stop at flashing light, June 9

Erik Denney, 23, public intoxication, June 9

Richard Peno, 21, driving under the influence of alcohol, June 10

Richard Pugrad, 33, warrant, possession of controlled substance and possession of contraband while incarcerated, June 10


Arguing heard behind Silver Dollar Bar on Sheridan Avenue, 12:55 a.m. June 8.

Loud music reported from cream and yellow house near the intersection of 21st Street and Pioneer Avenue, 8 p.m. June 8.

Neighbors yelling and screaming on Draw Street, 1:20 a.m. June 9. Officers provided assistance.

Big Horn Avenue resident said he has a problem with people blocking speed limit sign and line of sight when leaving his residence, 9:15 a.m. June 4. Officers provided assistance. 

Grey Mitsubishi Spyder heading west on Yellowstone Avenue near the Good2Go gas station. The caller said it matches a description from a theft case filed the previous day, 8 p.m. June 4. The vehicle was gone upon police arrival. 

Truck hatch wasn’t latched and rocks spilled all over Sheridan Avenue, 1:55 p.m. June 7.

A white Pepsi van got in an accident in the Walmart parking lot, 3:45 p.m. June 7.

Car driving with its lights off near Pizza Hut on Yellowstone Avenue, 10:30 p.m. June 7. Caller could not get a good identification of the vehicle since it was dark out.

REDDI report filed on man woman saw get in van with  turquoise stripe at Albertsons Liquor on 17th Street. She said he shouldn’t be driving, 5:10 p.m. June 8. Police were unable to assist.

Woman said her truck was keyed while parked at the Cody Auditorium on Beck Avenue, 7:15 p.m. June 8.

Female said she was backing out while someone else was also reversing at Walmart and they collided, 5:50 p.m. June 9. Police provided assistance.

Traffic issues reported in alleyway on North Chugwater Drive, 11:50 a.m. June 10. Police provided assistance.

Funeral escort requested from Ballard Funeral Home on 19th Street to old Riverside Cemetery at 1:30 p.m. June 10. Police provided assistance.  

Man is concerned for his son who is being dropped off at his father’s residence on Sheridan Avenue. He said the father may be intoxicated, 8:05 a.m. June 4.

Black van with red stripe parked for at least three weeks at Church of Latter Day Saints stake office on Heart Mountain Street. The caller did not see a license plate on the vehicle, 1 p.m. June 4. Officers provided assistance.

Woman needs to get camper from Kent Avenue residence but the homeowner will not let her on the property, 1 p.m. June 4. Officers were unable to assist.

Boy, 14 years old, just left home without permission. Caller said he has been doing this a lot lately and is possibly using drugs, 2 p.m. June 4. 

Caller said 14th Street woman being taken off her medications, got angry with the caller. She kept saying she was going to kill herself and hung up the phone, 3:05 p.m. June 4.

Unfriendly chihuahua dog has been running around near New Hope Drive and Ina Avenue. The caller said the dog which was wearing an American flag bandana tried to bite them, 4:55 p.m. June 4.

Woman stopped by the Cody Law Enforcement Center on River View Drive and said her ex has been sending her daughter inappropriate things via Snapchat, 8:55 p.m. June 4. Officers provided assistance.

Female at Juby’s Mobile Home Court said someone may have broken into her place on 19th Street yesterday and took some things. She had no video proof or physical evidence but said her neighbor saw someone sulking near her place, 9:50 p.m. June 4.

Man at Bunkhouse Apartments on 15th Street said woman is constantly harassing him, 10:45 p.m. June 4.

Big Horn Avenue mother would like to talk with an officer about her son and his girlfriend being harassed, 11:50 p.m. June 4.

Vehicle parked diagonally, taking up three parking spots, 8:10 a.m. June 5. Officers provided assistance. 

Red and white Ford F-150 with camper shell abandoned on Gail Lane for more than a year with expired plates. The caller has not been able to get a hold of the male owner, 8:55 a.m. June 5. Officers provided assistance. 

Caller said trees at vacant residence on Alger Avenue are about to fall over, 9:10 a.m. June 5.

Person parked illegally in handicap space near liquor store at Walmart. The vehicle was gone upon police arrival, 2:40 p.m. June 5.

White Chevrolet Camaro abandoned for a few days in designated parking space on Sheridan Avenue, 6:50 p.m. June 5.

Blue Chevrolet pickup truck with all its windows rolled up has dog inside while parked at Granny’s on Sheridan Avenue, 7:20 p.m. June 5. The vehicle was gone upon police arrival.

Father would like a welfare check performed at his ex’s house on his 26th Street where his children are. He said she is intoxicated and screaming at everyone. He said she could possibly get violent. Officers provided assistance at 7:55 p.m. June 5.

Three boxes of files stolen from porch at River’s Bend Mobile Home Court on WYO 120 North, 9:50 a.m. June 6.

Someone dumped a brush pile at Stampede Avenue residence, 10:30 p.m. June 6.

Physical domestic dispute reported between male and female at Juby’s Mobile Home Court on 19th Street. There was no weapons or alcohol known. The man took the caller’s vehicle. Woman involved is refusing emergency medical services, 12:30 p.m. June 6.

Mother said her daughter is living with a sex offender at River’s Mobile Home Court on WYO 120 North and wants to see what she can do about it, 4:10 p.m. June 6. Officers provided assistance.

Citizen warned for riding bike wrong direction on road near Alger Avenue and 17th Street. A warning was issued, 9:15 p.m. June 6.

Glen Avenue woman said someone stole her mower last night. She suspects her neighbor has it, 10:30 p.m. June 6.

House party involving underage drinking and illegal drug use reported on 29th Street, 12:25 a.m. June 7.

Broken sprinkler flooding yard on River View Drive in Cody, 5:45 a.m. June 7. Officers provided assistance. 

Man said someone broke into his work truck last night near Rio Vista Avenue and Steadman Street, 7:30 a.m. June 7. He is unsure of how much they took.

Caller would like women trespassed from the Wild Horse Cafe and H&B Trading Post on Yellowstone Avenue, 8:55 a.m. June 7.

Debit card stolen from 19th Street and used this morning, 9:50 a.m. June 7.

Woman requested to return to scene of accident near US 14-16-20 and WYO 120 South. Officers were unable to locate, 1:20 p.m. June 7.

Man on WYO 120 North is living in a home with small children and isn’t supposed to be, 2 p.m. June 7. Officers provided assistance.

Intoxicated person reported near ATM machine at First Bank of Wyoming on Sheridan Avenue, antagonizing people and their dogs. The person was last seen walking in the alley near First Bank holding on to fences to stay upright. They are wearing a brown jacket and blue jeans and are somewhere between 5 feet 9 inches to 6 feet tall. Police were unable to locate as of 7:50 p.m. June 7.

Intoxicated person at Pinnacle Bank on Yellowstone Avenue, 8:40 p.m. June 7.

Caller on 29th Street reported ongoing harassment, 5:35 a.m. June 8.

Elderly man vomiting in van on 33rd Street. He is unable to get out and the caller cannot reach him by phone. Officers provided assistance at 10:20 a.m. June 8.

Woman said she was told by the former owner of China Town on Sheridan Avenue she could leave her car there while in Mexico for a few months. The new owner said they didn’t know anything about this and sold their car for $200. She would like to see what she can do to get her car back, 4:40 p.m. June 8. Officers provided assistance.

Small child walking near storage units on Cougar Avenue with pink backpack and t-shirt but no pants, 5:35 p.m. June 8. Police were unable to locate.

Father said his daughter’s window was broken by her boyfriend near WYO 120 North and County Road 2AB, 12:05 a.m. June 9. Officers provided assistance. 

Vehicle abandoned at Cody Coffee on 16th Street for three days, 8:35 a.m. June 9.

Caller borrowed property from man at Red River Canyon River Trips on 12th Street on June 7 and they have not come to retrieve it as of 12:20 p.m. June 9. Police were unable to assist.

Bleistein Street man said someone dumped a freezer on his property and he doesn’t know what to do about it, 4:50 p.m. June 9. Police provided assistance.

Passenger window broken out of vehicle on Salsbury Avenue, 6:20 a.m. June 10.

Man at Elks Lodge on Beck Avenue said he was threatened and would like a protection order placed, 12:55 p.m. June 10.

Male, 18 years old, left Wallace Johnson Group Home on Cougar Avenue. He is allowed to leave but his mother in Thermopolis was still contacted, 12:55 p.m. June 10.

Someone threw a rock through a window at unoccupied home on Beck Avenue, 2:10 p.m. June 10. 

Keys lost from Cody Middle School on Cougar Avenue, 2:55 p.m. June 10.

Egg assault from September 2018 reported at Cody Law Enforcement Center on River View Drive, 3 p.m. June 10.

Window broken at Glen Avenue home under construction, 4:20 p.m. June 10. 

Three kids in C Street backyard with no adult supervision, 8:05 p.m. June 10.

Public Street woman would like to talk with an officer about her ex harassing her, 10 p.m. June 10.

Hillcrest Drive resident said someone just egged their house using more than a dozen eggs, 10:15 p.m. June 10.

Man stopped by the Cody Law Enforcement Center on River View Drive to talk with officer about false claims being made about him, 11:50 p.m. June 10.