BEST OF THE BLOTTER
Keep it cool
A deputy spoke with a man regarding a disorderly conduct complaint filed against him the day before. He denied calling anyone a derogatory name or that he had used profane language towards anyone. The man was warned and advised that it would be in everyone’s best interest for him to avoid contacting the person who filed the complaint.
October 24, 2018
A verbal altercation between two men was reported near the intersection of Big Pine Drive and Snowy Mountain Circle at around 1:30 a.m. Alcohol was involved.
A citizen needing a breathalyzer at around 6:30 a.m. was aware it would take a while before it could be performed.
A man who hit an elk with his vehicle earlier in the morning stopped by the Big Sky Sheriff’s Office to pick up an accident reporting form at 7:45 a.m.
A caller notified deputies they may have a suspect in a criminal trespassing case, explaining that they found a receipt from a pawn shop with personal information on it.
A caller witnessed three logs falling out of a truck traveling in the Gallatin Canyon at around 3:20 p.m.
October 25, 2018
A phone bouncing around in the cup holder of a vehicle within the Yellowstone Club dialed 911 at around 11 a.m.
A light bar was reported to have been removed and stolen from a Yellowstone Club security vehicle located in a YC parking lot.
A patrol check was completed in the area of Spruce Cone Drive and Rainbow Trout Run at 5:20 p.m.
A faulty sensor resulted in a false fire alarm sounding on Skywood Drive at 9:20 p.m.
A deputy performed a patrol check on North Fork Road at 9:30 p.m. and later on Little Coyote Road at 10:30 p.m.
October 26, 2018
All was copacetic during a patrol check on Big Pine Drive and Snowy Mountain Circle at 1:15 a.m.
Due to her prescribed color being chosen, a woman required a court-ordered alcohol screening. She stopped by the Big Sky Sheriff’s Office at 9:30 a.m. to have the test performed.
The driver of a construction vehicle was stopped by a deputy on Lone Mountain Trail at 8:15 a.m. and warned for failing to pull onto the shoulder of the roadway when traveling slower than the posted speed limit with four or more vehicles behind him.
A deputy was notified of an illegal camp on Forest Service property near Porcupine Creek. Forest Service law enforcement was notified.
A deputy was notified of a medical involving a possible seizure on Chief Joseph Trail at 11:45 a.m.
An employee who was recently fired from a Town Center job site called their former employer soon afterward threatening to kill the employer’s children.
A caller from another law enforcement agency contacted Big Sky deputies to make sure they had received a warrant in reference to a wanted individual who may be hiding out in Big Sky.
October 27, 2018
Two men stranded in the Gallatin Canyon were given a ride to the Big Horn Condominiums at around 2 a.m.
A “couple pretty good size rocks” were causing a traffic hazard on Gallatin Road near Moose Creek at 12:40 p.m.
A driver with expired tags was warned for several traffic offenses just before 1 p.m.
A deputy received a report from a Firelight Drive landlord that a tenant had decided to rent a property to another person. The landlord also reported that several items were stolen and the unit was damaged.
A man dropped off documents at the Big Sky Sheriff’s Office at 2:15 p.m., requesting that they be delivered to a sergeant.
A 911 hang up just before 8 p.m. was traced to Brook Trout Place and Rainbow Trout Run.
A caller attempting to dial out from Buffalo Horn Creek Road at 8:50 p.m. accidentally dialed 911.
October 28, 2018
A deputy performed patrol checks in the Big Sky Resort area just after midnight.
A caller in the Hill Condominiums reported that they’ve been having ongoing issues with their neighbor, most recently with the neighbor yelling verbal obscenities at them.
A driver was stopped and warned for speeding on Lone Mountain Trail just before 3:30 p.m.
October 29, 2018
Montana Highway Patrol was advised of two wooden boards that were causing a traffic hazard in the Gallatin Canyon at 10:25 p.m.