Tag Archives: Mike Lowell

Scammers Using Fake Facebook Profiles

Scammers are using Facebook to target potential victims in Wyoming. According to Sweetwater County Sherriff Mike Lowell the agency has received several reports recently, specifically in the Green River area, of fraudulent friend request being received. Scammers are duplicating peoples Facebook pages and are Continue reading

Wyoming Officials Prepare For Floods

The level of the Blacks Fork River near Granger in western Sweetwater County has stabilized for now, but county officials are still preparing for potential flooding issues.  Sweetwater County Emergency Management has stockpiled a total of 42,000 sandbags in the event that floods continue in the area. The bags are stored at the City of Green River Continue reading

Woman Dies in ATV Accident in Wyoming

fatal-300The Sweetwater County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the death of a Rock Springs woman in an ATV crash that occurred Saturday. Sheriff Mike Lowell said 64 year old Janice Oliveto and her husband, Dominic, were on White Mountain Continue reading

Wyoming Sheriff Warns of Phone Tax Scam

sweetwater-county-sheriff-3The Sweetwater County Sheriff’s Office has issued a warning about a “delinquent taxes scam” circulating throughout the country. Sheriff Mike Lowell said his office has received a number of reports from people in Rock Springs and Green River who have received telephone calls from people claiming to be agents of the Internal Continue reading

Wyoming Men Arrested on Drug Charges

sweetwater-county-sheriff-3Sweetwater County deputies and detectives assigned to the Sheriff’s Office SNAAG unit arrested two wanted people last week. Sheriff Mike Lowell said deputies Friday evening arrested 19 year old Morgan Bauer, who was wanted for Possession of Methamphetamine. They found him at a home near Rock Springs. Continue reading

Wyoming Fugitive Caught in North Dakota

sweetwater-county-sheriff-3A fugitive on the Sweetwater County Sheriff’s Office most wanted list has been captured in North Dakota. Sheriff Mike Lowell said 24-year old Michael Keeley, wanted for burglary, theft, conspiracy to commit burglary and conspiracy to commit theft, was arrested this week after investigators assigned to the recently-created Continue reading