Cheyenne – A traffic stop 1 mile west of Cheyenne on an eastbound vehicle traveling on Interstate 80 last Sunday (August 4th) resulted in the arrest of the driver and the seizure of just over 88 pounds of marijuana.
The driver, Porn Souwankham who listed an address in Minnesota, gave Troopers permission to search his vehicle after he was stopped and warned for following too closely.Last Updated on Tuesday, 13 August 2013 08:24 Read more: 88 Pounds of Marijuana Seized During Traffic Stop
Lawrence D. Myers (71) of Thorton, IN was eastbound on WYO 24 when 3 deer attempted to cross the highway in front of his motorcycle crossing from his left. Myers was unable to miss colliding with one of the deer and his motorcycle struck and killed the deer. After impact, Myers lost control of the motorcycle and it went over onto its left side going into a slide whereupon it collided with the guardrail on the right side of the highway. Myers was ejected from the motorcycle and both he and the motorcycle came to rest in the right lane of the three lane roadway. Last Updated on Monday, 12 August 2013 20:18Read more: Fatal Motorcycle Versus Deer Crash In Crook County
Cheyenne – Operations at the State of Wyoming Central Mail Facility were stopped as Troopers investigated a suspicious package that arrived this morning and was discovered in the sorting process.
The package, which was addressed to Governor Matt Mead's office, was suspicious to workers at the facility who were processing and sorting mail as there was no package scheduled for delivery. A Trooper responded to the scene and requested assistance from the Cheyenne Fire Department Hazmat Team. Last Updated on Monday, 12 August 2013 20:03Read more: Troopers Investigate Suspicious Package Addressed to Governor's Office
Sundance – State Troopers from South Dakota and Wyoming made 24 arrests and issued 49 warnings during a joint enforcement operation Wednesday, August 7, on Interstate 90 between Sturgis, South Dakota, and Sundance, Wyoming and portions of S.D. Hwy 34 and U.S. Hwy 212. Last Updated on Thursday, 08 August 2013 20:09Read more: South Dakota and Wyoming Troopers Conduct Joint I-90 Enforcement