All charges are misdemeanors unless specifically listed as a felony. Dollar figures shown (if any) are bail/bond amounts. Transferred prisoners are listed as released because they were released by Lincoln County.


As of  July 23, 2018


  1. Alyea, Alisha Nicole Barrows, 33; arrested March 30, 2018. Charged with criminal contempt and possession of dangerous drugs, both felonies. Also charged with possession of drug paraphernalia. Lincoln County District Court, $20,000.
  2. Arcand, Tiffany Jennel, 24; arrested July 7, 2018. felony revocation of sentence. Libby District Court.
  3. Boothman, John Wesley Jr, 49; arrested July 21, 2018. Charged with failure to register a an offender and theft from all others both felonies. District Court.
  4. Carpenter, Sarah Louise, 27; arrested Aug. 24, 2017. Charged with accountability and deliberate homicide, both felonies. Lincoln County.
  5. Collier, Brandon Lane, 28; arrested May 14, 2018. Charged with burglary of a non-residence and criminal mischief, both felonies. Also charged with theft from buildings, littering, and possession of toxic substances. Lincoln County, $50,000.
  6. Cope , John Lee, 57; arrested July 19, 2018. Charged with neglect endangerment. Libby Justice Court. Released July 19, 2018.
  7. Covey, Joshua Aaron, 30; arrested May 30, 2018. Charged with eluding and criminal mischief, as well as felony burglary. Lincoln County, $100,000.
  8. Ewing, April Lean, 29; arrested July 16, 2018. Charged with no valid drivers license, failure to carry proof of insurance, and DUI drugs or alcohol. Libby City Court, $800. Released July 17, 2018.
  9. Fletcher, Kirk Hartson, 74; arrested July 20, 2018. Charged with failure to appear. Libby Justice Court, $2,500.
  10. Hanson, Daniel Wayne, 19; arrested June 16, 2018. Charged with 2 felony accounts of extra jurisdictional arrest, and felony escape. Libby Justice Court, $25,000. Released July 18, 2018.
  11. Hogsett, Jacob Ray, 33; arrested Jan. 23, 2018. Charged with probation violation, extra jurisdiction arrest, two counts of theft from buildings, and two counts of burglary of a residence, all felonies. Also charged with possession of drug paraphernalia. Adult Probation/Libby. Released July 18, 2018.
  12. Johnson, Daniel Kevin, 42; arrested July 1, 2018. Felony parole violation. Department of Corrections. Scheduled to be released July 20, 2018.
  13. Kujawa, Shelby Gynell, 28; arrested July 12, 2018. Charged with disorderly conduct and criminal mischief. Libby City Court, $770. Released July 16, 2018.
  14. Laban, Emmett Sewall, 28; arrested July 22, 2018. Charged with 2 counts of improper/ no license plates, possession of drug paraphernalia, obstructing a peace officer, operating vehicle without insurance, suspended drivers license, felony motor vehicle theft, and felony possession of dangerous drugs. Department of Corrections.
  15. Loomis, Austin J, 26; arrested July 17, 2018. Charged with failure to appear and felony failure to appear. Lincoln County District, $10,000.
  16. Marlett, Ben Allan, 29; arrested July 21, 2018. Charged with safety hold intoxication. Released July 22, 2018.
  17. Maymon, Mark Allen, 54; arrested July 5, 2018. Felony Extra Jurisdictional Arrest. Libby Justice Court. Released July 20, 2018.
  18. Mitchell, Kevin Ray, 30; arrested March 16, 2018. Charged with theft from buildings and burglary of a non-residence, both felonies. Lincoln County, $60,000.
  19. Osborn, Corey Wade, 22; arrested July 20, 2018. Charged with disorderly conduct and indecent exposure. Libby City Court, $620.
  20. Pillans, William James Jr, 21; arrested July 20, 2018. Charged with resisting arrest, improper/ no license plates, operating vehicle without insurance, and speeding. Libby Justice Court.
  21. Reatz, Eric Michael, 40; arrested July 17, 2018. Charged with felony theft by embezzlement. Libby District Court. Released July 17, 2018.
  22. Roberts, Rodney Lee, 26; arrested July 14, 2018. Returned for court. Lincoln County. Released July 18, 2018.
  23. Runkel, Sawyer Rose, 25; arrested July 18, 2018. Extra-jurisdictional arrest, possession of drug paraphernalia, and felony possession of drug paraphilia. Libby Justice Court, $11,270.
  24. Sauls, Joshua Joseph, 19; arrested May 4, 2018. Charged with felony failure to appear. Also charged with assault and contempt. District Court/Eureka, $28,460.
  25. Sheppard, Colton Ely, 27; arrested May 16, 2018. Charged with aggravated assault and strangulation of a partner/ family member, both felonies. Also charged with criminal mischief, criminal trespass to vehicle and theft. Lincoln County, $101,805.
  26. Sigsby, Tyler Thomas, 31; arrested July 22, 2018. Felony extra-jurisdictional arrest. Libby Justice Court, $101,805.
  27. Skinner, Ezra Levi, 29; arrested Aug. 25, 2017. Charged with accountability and deliberate homicide, both felonies. Lincoln County.
  28. Steiger, Sarah Ellen, 37; arrested July 20, 2018. Charged with possession of drug paraphernalia and failure to appear. Libby Justice Court.
  29. Stindt, Michael Ray, 41; arrested April 14, 2018. Charged with felony sexual assault. Lincoln County, $75,000.
  30. Torgerson, Alexander William, 24; arrested April 10, 2018. Charged with two felony counts of aggravated assault. Also charged with partner family member assault. Lincoln County, $50,000.
  31. Tracey, Dustin Lee Hamilton, 35; arrested July 22, 2018. Contempt city court. Troy City Court, $710.
  32. Webber, Thomas Roy Charles, 36; arrested July 12, 2018. Charged with failure to appear and revocation of sentence. Libby Justice Court, $10,000.
  33. Yeager, Michelle Lynne, 49; arrested July 16, 2018. Charged with theft, shoplifting. Libby City Court, $500.

As interpreted by The Montanian from records supplied by Lincoln County Sheriff’s Officer.

Thursday, July 12


1:08 a.m. Someone called 911 from 2nd Street to complain about excessive noise that annoys, but was not necessarily an emergency.


9:00 a.m. A woman in Rosauers was throwing product all over the floor, yelling, and screaming. She was arrested and so was her disturbing activity.


11:40 a.m. An employee working on Mineral Ave. called requesting an investigation of a strong smell coming from a nearby stairwell. She suspected that someone living there, but it was only rotten food.


11:52 a.m. Multiple rabbits, both adults and babies were reported on Dakota Ave. The police didn’t care but animal control was all ears.


8:37 p.m. A man on Hwy. 2 reported someone driving by his home, harassing his wife, and sending threatening text messages. He reported being ready to take matters into his own hands.  At least if he does, officers will have a heads up about who committed the crime.


11:48 p.m. A truck hauling a camper hit a moose on Hwy. 2 officers could not find anyone to salvage the meat.


Friday, July 13


10:45 a.m. Internet dating gone wrong: A woman from Salt Lake reported a man driving her car in Libby who won’t call her back. She had met another man on the internet and gone with her son to visit him in Libby, he was then arrested and she returned to Salt Lake without her car.


12:58 a.m. A woman on Meadowlark Lane reported that her dog and her daughter’s dog ran off together. They had gone too doggone far.


1:57 p.m. Another moose was hit on Hwy. 2 near Happy’s Inn. I moose’t say, twice in two days is rather moose-terious.


2:48 p.m. A woman called to report her stolen property from a year ago in her neighbor’s back yard.


9:05 p.m. An accident involving a 19 year old in a boat run over by another boat was reported near Bad Medicine campground on Bull Lake.


9:43 p.m. A woman on California Ave. locked herself in a room and couldn’t get out. Her roommate arrived and rescued her before officers could respond. Luckily, they had an open door policy.