Tag Archives: felony

Assist With Felony Voyeurism Investigation

The Sweetwater County Sheriff’s Office is looking for the public’s assistance with an ongoing voyeurism investigation. 28-year-old Ryan Flaten was arrested last month in Green River, and is facing 16 felony counts of Voyeurism in Sweetwater County. Flaten is currently free on a $25,000 bond. During the investigation, officers have come into Continue reading

Couple Arrested With 100 Pounds Of Pot

Two People were arrested this week after 100 pounds of marijuana was discovered in the trunk of their vehicle. 27-year-old Ashley Clark of West Virginia and 29-year-old Scott Continue reading

Man Arrested After Cameras Found In Restrooms

A Wyoming man has been charged with 16 counts of Felony Voyeurism after cameras were discovered in several bathrooms and changing rooms in Sweetwater County. 28-year-old Ryan Flaten was originally arrested in Lyman in November, after a “GoPro” video camera was found in the public restroom of the Maverik Country Store. During the investigation, officers searched Flaten’s Lyman Continue reading

Coroner ID’s Body, Rules Death A Homicide

The body that was discovered during an investigation in Eagle County earlier this week has been positively identified as 74-year-old Catherine Kelley of Edwards. Sheriff’s deputies responded Continue reading

Officers Bitten By Dogs During Arrest

Two officers were bit by dogs while arresting a man for stealing a camper this week in Grand Junction. 41-year-old Bryan Johnson of Grand Junction was arrested by Mesa County deputies Wednesday, after they found a stolen 32-foot camper in his possession. While police Continue reading

Man Charged With Sexual Assault And Incest

A 59-year-old Grand Junction man was arrested earlier this week on 21 felony counts concerning the sexual assault of a child. John Frank Martinez was taken into custody Monday. He is accused of engaging in sexual acts with a child during several incidents, occurring between 2009 and 2017. Martinez has been charged with 7 counts of Continue reading

Man Charged With Felony Burglary

A Craig man was charged with felony burglary after he was arrested Friday by Craig Police. When 36-year-old Thomas Farren was taken into custody, officers found cell phones and other stolen items in his possession. The items Continue reading

Craig Man Arrested For Vehicle Theft

A Craig man made his way onto Santa’s naughty list after he was arrested for vehicle theft Christmas Eve. 27-year-old Austin Corson was taken into custody after Craig Police found him behind the wheel of a stolen Hatten Enterprises truck.  A Hatten employee, who was out of town, had left the truck parked at their home on Continue reading

Man Arrested For Felony Marijuana Possession

A Georgia man was arrested over the weekend near Rock Springs for felony possession of marijuana. The vehicle of 56-year-old Oanh Luong of Georgia was searched after being pulled over for speeding on I-80, when police discovered 37 triple-vacuum-sealed bags of Continue reading

Bull Moose Found Shot Dead Near Meeker

A bull moose was found dead, shot and abandoned last month near Rio Blanco County Road 115, east of Meeker.  Colorado Parks and Wildlife is asking for assistance from the public to find out how it got there.  CPW believes the moose Continue reading

Three Arrested On Various Marijuana Charges

Three people were arrested this week in Sweetwater County on marijuana possession and trafficking charges. Police executed a search warrant at the home of 44-year-old Amber Evans after they developed information that she and 18-year-old Ryan Murphy were involved in illegal drug activity.  During the search, police discovered a half pound of Continue reading

Former Steamboat Teacher Receives 1 Year In Jail

A former Steamboat Springs High School teacher was sentenced to a year in the Routt County Jail and four years of probation earlier this week. Dustin Dike recently pleaded guilty to felony theft and misdemeanor criminal trespassing for his role in stealing a $75,000 backhoe in June of last year. Dike also has a case pending against him Continue reading