Sweetwater County Sheriff

Safety Reminder Issued For Wyoming Ice Fishermen
The Sweetwater County sheriff is reminding ice fishermen to stay safe during upcoming fishing derbies. A 50-year-old man from Green River died after falling through ice Tuesday at Flaming Gorge Reservoir. Kevin Holloway was fishing less than 100 yards from the reservoir’s western shore but au…
Sheriff Posts Notice For Wanted Men [AUDIO]
The Sweetwater County Sheriff’s Office is looking for two fugitives. Anyone who sees either of the men is asked to contact law enforcement. Names of fugitives: “Their names are Floyd J. Booth, 41, and 25-year-old Benjamin Arthur Church. They’re wanted on a variety of drug, alcoh…
Dog’s Nose Stymies Drug Courier [AUDIO]
A traffic stop in Rock Springs last month resulted in the seizure of 14 pounds of marijuana and the arrest of a California man, with the help of a Sweetwater County drug dog. Daniel Sandoval has the details. Patrick Henry Stahnke, 26, of Sausalito, California, was stopped for improper registration b…
Authorities Apprehend Sexual Predator [AUDIO]
A sexual predator and fugitive from Illinois was arrested Monday afternoon north of Rock Springs. Sweetwater County Sheriff’s Detective Dick Blust says the 6-foot-4, 270-pound Monty Englehart was arrested without incident. Fugitive arrested: “Monty Englehart, he’s 37, was arrest…
Deputy Arrests Serial Drunk Driver [AUDIO]
The Sweetwater County Sheriff’s Office has arrested a serial drunk driver. Sweetwater Sheriff’s Detective Dick Blust said the term “serial drunk driver” is not an exaggeration in the case of Kevin Coates. Multiple drunk driving offenses: “Forty-five year old Kevin …