Public Records

Man allegedly responsible for fatal crash held on $150,000 bond

March 21, 2017 at 12:53 pm

Richard Gene Davidson is being held on $150,000 bond after a two-vehicle accident that resulted in three injuries and one fatality.Davidson was one of the drivers in the two-vehicle crash on Montana 56 last week in Lincoln County west of Li...

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LCSO Blotter March 16-19

March 21, 2017 at 12:51 pm

Mar. 16, 5 a.m. — A caller reported a mudslide across the road on Highway 37 MM 38.Mar. 16, 2 p.m. — An individual reported flooding on Mahoney Road and Education Way.Mar. 16, 2:30 p.m. — A caller reported that his wife moved out and took a...

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Libby man pleads not guilty to meth possession

March 03, 2017 at 10:39 am

Brently Camden Jones, 28, pleaded not guilty on Monday to his second offense of criminal possesion of dangerous drugs, a felony.According to the affidavit of probable cause set forth by Lincoln County Detective Brad Dodson, on Feb. 10, prob...

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Libby man pleads not guilty to meth possession

March 03, 2017 at 10:34 am

Brently Camden Jones, 28, pleaded not guilty on Monday to his second offense of criminal possesion of dangerous drugs, a felony.According to the affidavit of probable cause set forth by Lincoln County Detective Brad Dodson, on Feb. 10, prob...

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Troy man arrested for fourth DUI

March 03, 2017 at 10:36 am

By BETHANY ROLFSONThe Western NewsJames Lee Reid, 38, of Troy, was recently arrested for his fourth offense of allegedly driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs, a felony.According to the affidavit of probable cause filed by Sheriff...

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Woman facing drug charges

March 03, 2017 at 10:37 am

By BETHANY ROLFSONThe Western NewsOn Feb. 23 Sheriff’s deputies responded to a call of a woman allegedly reporting to numerous people that there was a hostage situation at her residence — which turned out to be nothing.According to the affi...

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LCSO Blotter Feb. 20-28

March 03, 2017 at 10:38 am

Feb. 20, 3:30 p.m. — An individual requested a welfare check on a friend who isn’t answering their door on Florence Avenue.Feb. 20, 6 p.m. — A caller reported that the neighbors across the street are arguing back on worth on White Avenue.Fe...

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Woman arrested in Libby for drug charges

February 28, 2017 at 9:15 am

A Billings woman was arrested in Lincoln County Sunday and charged with driving with a suspended license and possessing a marijuana pipe.Josefine May Smiley, 27, is being held on a $2,500 bail for criminal possession of drug paraphernalia, ...

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Libby woman charged with two assaults

February 28, 2017 at 9:15 am

A Libby woman has been charged with assaulting her mother and neighbor.Shayna Lou Olsen, 24, is being held on $10,000 bond for assault and a first offense of partner or family member assault, causing bodily injury. The charges have a maximu...

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Libby man sentenced for having marijuana

February 28, 2017 at 9:22 am

A Libby man pleaded guilty Feb. 15 to having a marijuana pipe without a medical license.Nickolaus Jon Edwards, 33, was charged with criminal possession of dangerous drugs and possession of drug paraphernalia. It was his first offense. The c...

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