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Posted on: July 22, 2019

Press Release – Single Vehicle Rollover Fatality

On Thursday, July 18, 2019, at approximately 6:43 p.m., deputies from the Blaine County Sheriff Office were dispatched to a single-vehicle rollover at milepost 191 on US Highway 20, just east of Picabo, Idaho.

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Posted on: July 15, 2019

Press Release – Bicycle vs. Vehicle Collision

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On Saturday, July 13, 2019, at approximately 6:30 p.m., deputies from the Ketchum Police Division of the Blaine County Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of a bicycle vs. vehicle collision near Fifth Street and Main Street in Ketchum, Idaho.

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Posted on: July 3, 2019

Press Release – Two Vehicle Highway Collision at Ohio Gulch

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On Tuesday, July 2, 2019, at approximately 2:47 p.m., Blaine County Communications received a report of a two-vehicle collision at the intersection of State Highway 75 and Ohio Gulch Road, north of Hailey, Idaho.

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Posted on: July 1, 2019

Press Release – Motorcycle vs. Tractor Fatality Collision

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On Saturday, June 29, 2019, at approximately 3:07 p.m. deputies from the Blaine County Sheriff’s Office responded to a motorcycle vs. tractor collision with injuries on Main Street in Carey, Idaho.

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Posted on: July 1, 2019

Press Release – Floating Accident on Big Wood River

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On Sunday, June 30, 2019, at approximately 12:30 p.m. emergency responders were dispatched to a report of a rafter stuck on a log near a bridge in the Big Wood River south of Ketchum, Idaho.

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Posted on: June 18, 2019

Press Release – Motorcycle Fatality Crash

On Sunday, June 16, 2019, at approximately 9:22 p.m. hours, deputies from the Blaine County Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of a motorcycle crash with injuries on Little Wood Reservoir Rd. near Hunt Lane, in Carey, Idaho.

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Posted on: June 3, 2019

Press Release – Timmerman Junction Crash

Junction Crash

On Friday May 31, 2019 at approximately 3:37 p.m., a two vehicle crash occurred at the junction of State Highway 75 and U.S. Highway 20 near the Timmerman Rest Area in southern Blaine County, Idaho.

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Posted on: June 3, 2019

Press Release – Traffic Stop Leads to Felony Drug Arrest

On Wednesday May 29, 2019 at approximately 10:01 p.m., deputies from the Blaine County Sheriff’s Office initiated a traffic stop that resulted in a felony drug arrest on Glenbrook Drive in Hailey, Idaho.

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Posted on: May 29, 2019

Press Release – Fatal Head-On Collision

On Wednesday May 29, 2019 at approximately 9:54 a.m. deputies from the Blaine County Sheriff’s Office were dispatched to a two vehicle, head-on, collision just south of the Elkhorn Road intersection on State Highway 75, south of Ketchum, Idaho.

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Posted on: May 28, 2019

Press Release – Speeding Leads to Felony DUI Arrest

On Sunday May 26, 2019 at approximately 10:47 pm, Salvador Gomez-Cruz, age 58 of Wendell, Idaho, was arrested and charged with felony Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol, I.C. 18-8004(C), by deputies of the Blaine County Sheriff’s Office.

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Posted on: May 20, 2019

Press Release – Felony Arrest

On Sunday May 19, 2019 at approximately 3:42 a.m. deputies from the Ketchum Police Division of the Blaine County Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of a domestic battery at Andora Villa in Ketchum, Idaho.

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Posted on: May 20, 2019

Press Release – Two Vehicle Accident on Hwy 75 near Peregrine Ranch

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On Friday May 17, 2019 at approximately 1:06 pm, deputies from the Blaine County Sheriff’s Office responded to a two vehicle collision on State Highway 75 near Peregrine Ranch north of Hailey, Idaho.

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Posted on: May 13, 2019

Press Release-K9 Sniff Search Leads to Felony Drug Arrest

On Friday May 10, 2019 at approximately 9:14 AM, deputies from the Blaine County Sheriff’s Office arrested Karen M. Roscoe, age 64 of Hailey, Idaho for Possession of a Controlled Substance, I.C. 37-2732 (C)(1), a felony,

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Posted on: May 7, 2019

Press Release – Driver Ejected in Single Vehicle Rollover

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On Monday May 6, 2019 at approximately 6:17 p.m. deputies from the Blaine County Sheriff’s Office responded to a single vehicle rollover crash on State Highway 75 near milepost 95 south of the Timmerman Junction in southern Blaine County, Idaho.

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Posted on: May 6, 2019

Press Release – Fatal Crash on Hwy 20

On Saturday May 4, 2019 at approximately 10:05 a.m., deputies from the Blaine County Sheriff’s Office responded to a single vehicle rollover on U.S. Highway 20 near milepost 191 near the Susie Q Ranch east of Picabo, Idaho.

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Posted on: May 3, 2019

Press Release - Blaine County Sheriff K-9 Program

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The Blaine County Sheriff’s Office (BCSO) is excited to announce our new K-9 Program. After extensive research by our team, Sheriff Steve Harkins supported and approved the development of two drug detection/tracking canine teams.

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Posted on: April 30, 2019

Press Release – Traffic Stop Leads to Felony Drug Arrest

Marisol Perez Gamino

On Monday April 29, 2019 at approximately 4:30 p.m., a deputy from the Blaine County Sheriff’s Office stopped a vehicle for excessive speed on Highway 75 near milepost 93, just north of the Lincoln County line.

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Posted on: April 29, 2019

Press Release – Rollover Crash in Muldoon Canyon

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On Friday April 26, 2019 at approximately 7:58 p.m., deputies from the Blaine County Sheriff’s Office responded to a single vehicle rollover on Muldoon Canyon Road, approximately .6 miles east of Bayhorse Rd. in Bellevue, Idaho.

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Posted on: April 29, 2019

Press Release – Felony DUI

Christine Cordeau

On Thursday April 25, 2019 at approximately 5:00 p.m., Christine Obeline Cordeau, age 35 of Ketchum, Idaho, was arrested for felony Driving Under the Influence, I.C. 18-8004, at the Blaine County Public Safety Facility.

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Posted on: April 22, 2019

Press Release – Deputies Respond to Multiple Collisions

Deputies from the Blaine County Sheriff’s Office responded to multiple injury collisions over the past week. On Thursday April 18, 2019 at approximately 12:23 p.m., a two vehicle collision occurred on HWY 75 near Countryside Blvd., south of Hailey.

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Posted on: April 22, 2019

Press Release – Felony DUI Arrest

Lance Cole

On Wednesday April 17, 2019 at approximately 3:45 a.m., Lance Darin Cole, age 49 of Ketchum, Idaho, was arrested and charged with felony Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol, I.C. 18-8004(C), by deputies of the Blaine County Sheriff’s Office.

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Posted on: March 25, 2019

Press Release –Rescue Aids Occupants of Stuck Vehicle

On Sunday March 24, 2019 at approximately 1:22 a.m. the Blaine County Sheriff’s Office was notified three individuals driving a vehicle on the Minidoka/Arco Road in southeastern Blaine County, Idaho had become stuck in the mud and snow.

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Posted on: March 21, 2019

Joint Press Release - Flood Preparation Meeting

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A community meeting to discuss flood preparations will be held Thursday April 4th, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. at the Community Campus Auditorium in Hailey, Idaho. All Blaine County residents are invited to attend.

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Posted on: March 11, 2019

Press Release – Snowmobile Crash Croy Creek Rd.

On Sunday March 10, 2019 at approximately 4:49 p.m., deputies from the Blaine County Sheriff’s Office responded to a snowmobile crash out Croy Creek Rd. west of Hailey, Idaho.

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Posted on: March 7, 2019

Press Release – Traffic Stop Leads to Felony Drug Arrest

Devnee Petefish

On Wednesday March 6, 2019 at approximately 10:36 p.m. deputies from the Blaine County Sheriff’s Office performed a traffic stop that led to a felony drug arrest in Hailey, Idaho.

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Posted on: February 28, 2019

Press Release- Felony Arrest for Contraband

Elizabeth Morgan

On Thursday February 27, 2019 Elizabeth Morgan, age 37 of Hailey, Idaho, was booked in to the Blaine County Detention Center for the felony charge of Introduction/Possession of Certain Articles into Correctional Facilities, I.C. 18-2510(3).

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Posted on: February 11, 2019

Press Release - Single Vehicle Rollover

Byington Crash

On Saturday February 9, 2019 at approximately 2:36 a.m., deputies from the Blaine County Sheriff’s Office responded to a single vehicle rollover located on Highway 75 near milepost 113 between Hailey and Bellevue, Idaho.

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Posted on: February 6, 2019

Press Release - Felony Child Enticement Arrest

JACOBO RAMIREZ AGUILAR

On Tuesday February 5, 2019 at approximately 5:50 p.m., Jacobo Ramirez-Aguilar, age 26 of Buhl, Idaho was arrested on a Blaine County warrant for Felony Child Enticement through the use of the Internet, I.C. 18-1509A.

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Posted on: February 4, 2019

Press Release - Sexual Contact with a Prisoner

Jodi l. Petty

On Saturday February 2, 2019, Jodi L. Petty, age 48 of Fairfield, Idaho was arrested by the Blaine County Sheriff’s Office on a warrant for four counts of sexual contact with a prisoner, I.C. 18-6110, all felonies.

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Posted on: January 25, 2019

Press Release – Arrest Made in Timmerman Fatality Crash from August 19, 2018

Kaytlyn Graefe

On Thursday January 24, 2019, Kaytlyn A. Graefe, age 20 of Shoshone, Idaho, was arrested on a Blaine County warrant for Vehicular Manslaughter,

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Posted on: January 22, 2019

Press Release - Domestic Battery Charge Elevated to Felony

Mauricio Pedraza

A misdemeanor domestic battery charged has been amended up to a felony based upon the discovery of a traumatic injury.

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Posted on: January 22, 2019

Press Release - Fatality Collision at Carey Lake

Carey Lake Fatality

On Tuesday, January 22, 2019, at approximately 12:38 a.m., deputies from the Blaine County Sheriff’s Office and a trooper from the Idaho State Police responded to a two vehicle head-on fatality collision at Carey Lake on Hwy 26 near milepost 207.

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Posted on: January 14, 2019

Press Release - Dugger Transferred to BCSO Custody

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On Thursday January 10th, 2019 Dillon Dugger, age 29 of Boise, Idaho was transferred into the custody of the Blaine County Sheriff’s Office on three felony warrants out of Blaine County.

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Posted on: January 7, 2019

Press Release - Elk Cause Two Vehicle Crash on Hwy 75

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On Wednesday January 2, 2019 at approximately 2:34 p.m. Blaine County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to a two vehicle crash on Highway 75 near Alturas Drive north of Hailey, Idaho.

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Posted on: January 7, 2019

Press Release - Head on Collision with Snowplow

On Monday January 7, 2019 at approximately 12:33 a.m. deputies from the Blaine County Sheriff’s Office responded to a two vehicle head on collision involving an Idaho Transportation Department snowplow on Hwy 75 north of East Fork Rd.

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Posted on: December 27, 2018

Press Release - Welfare Check Results in Felony Drug Arrest

Nicholas Hoskins

On December 27, 2018 at approximately 1:16 a.m. deputies of the Blaine County Sheriff’s Office observed a 1993 red and beige Chevrolet Suburban parked on the side of Broadford Rd. in Bellevue, Idaho with a driver slumped behind the wheel.

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Posted on: December 24, 2018

Press Release-Attempted Strangulation Arrest

On December 24, 2018 at approximately 12:36 AM Deputies from the Blaine County Sheriff’s Office and the Hailey Police were dispatched to a residence in Hailey regarding a Domestic Battery that occurred.

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Posted on: November 19, 2018

Press Release - Multi-County High Speed Pursuit Starts in Ketchum

NORTH MARY CATHERINE

On Saturday November 17, 2018 at approximately 1:00 a.m. a deputy from the Ketchum Police Division of the Blaine County Sheriff’s Office began pursuit of a vehicle traveling south at a high rate of speed on Main Street in Ketchum, Idaho.

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Posted on: November 19, 2018

Press Release - Burglary Arrest

James Spencer Scott

On Monday November 12, 2018 at approximately 7:30 p.m. Blaine County Sheriff’s deputies responded to a burglary in progress report on Valley Club Drive in Hailey, Idaho.

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Posted on: November 19, 2018

Press Release - DUI Related Two Vehicle Crash

Alfonso Contreras

A two vehicle crash led to a Driving Under the Influence charge on Sunday November 18, 2018. At approximately 6:27 p.m. a two vehicle non-injury crash occurred at State Highway 75 and Buttercup Rd, north of Hailey, Idaho.

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Posted on: November 16, 2018

Press Release - Armed Standoff in Picabo Ends Peacefully

Dillion Dugger

A domestic situation which turned into an armed standoff with law enforcement in Picabo, Idaho ended peacefully today when the suspect surrendered.

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Posted on: November 14, 2018

Press Release - Sheep Killed in Single Vehicle Collision

On November 14, 2018 at approximately 11:47 a.m., we received a report of a single vehicle collision with a small group of sheep on Highway 20 at milepost 174 near Stanton’s Crossing in Blaine County, Idaho.

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Posted on: November 13, 2018

Press Release - Single Vehicle Crash North of Hailey

On November 11, 2018 at approximately 12:16 pm Blaine County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to a single vehicle crash with injuries on State Highway 75 and River Bend Lane, just north of Hailey, Idaho.

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Posted on: November 5, 2018

Press Release - Single Vehicle Crash over Embankment near Galena Summit

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On November 2, 2018 Blaine County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to a single vehicle crash on Hwy 75 near milepost 157 just south of Galena Summit. First responders discovered a blue 2014 Honda CRV approximately 100 feet down a steep embankment.

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Posted on: October 22, 2018

Press Release - Protective Custody Results in Felony Arrest

Angel Lira Jr.

On October 20, 2018 at approximately 2:23 a.m. a Blaine County Sheriff’s Office deputy from our Ketchum Police Division responded to an intoxicated male in the backyard of a residence near Leadville Ave and 2nd Street in Ketchum, Idaho.

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Posted on: October 15, 2018

Press Release - Felony Aggravated Battery Arrest

Royer Huamani Quispe

On October 14, 2018 at approximately 2:23 a.m. Blaine County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to the Limelight Hotel in Ketchum, Idaho for a disturbance report. Deputies witnessed a person who had just exited from a hotel side door who was yelling ...

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Posted on: October 15, 2018

Press Release - Horse Trailer Crash on Galena Summit

On October 14, 2018 at approximately 9:38 a.m. Blaine County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to a two vehicle accident on Hwy 75 at Milepost 158, near the top of Galena Summit. The driver of a 2007 silver Chevrolet pickup, Ann M. Wartman,

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Posted on: October 15, 2018

Press Release - Head on Collision in Picabo

On October 11, 2018 approximately 6:09 p.m. Blaine County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to a report of a head on collision on Highway 20 in Picabo, Idaho. Martin Weck, age 31 of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, was traveling east on Hwy 20 in...

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Posted on: October 15, 2018

Press Release - Fatality Accident Near SNRA

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On October 13, 2018 at approximately 1:41 p.m. Blaine County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to a report of a single vehicle rollover crash with injuries at milepost 137.5 on State Hwy 75 north of Ketchum, Idaho. Deputies discovered a 1999 silver BMW

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Posted on: October 11, 2018

Press Release - Burglary Arrest

Hunter Dean

On October 10, 2018 detectives from the Blaine County Sheriff’s Office served an arrest warrant on Hunter David Dean, age 21 of Hailey, Idaho, for felony Burglary,

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Posted on: October 1, 2018

Press Release - Grand Theft Arrest

Michael Barbee

Following an investigation, Blaine County Sheriff’s Office deputies arrested Michael A. Barbee, age 32 of Hailey, Idaho, on September 27, 2018 for felony Grand Theft, I.C. 18-2407.

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Posted on: October 1, 2018

Press Release - Felony Drug Arrest

Douglas Allen

On 09/28/2018 at approximately 6:32 p.m. deputies from the Blaine County Sheriff’s Office were dispatched to a report of a suspicious vehicle located near 173 Foothill Rd. in Carey, Idaho.

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Posted on: September 24, 2018

Press Release North Fork Trailer Park Arrest

Morton L. Zerby

On September 21, 2018 at approximately 2:24 a.m. deputies from the Blaine County Sheriff Office were dispatched to reports of possible shots fired and an individual disturbing the peace at the North Fork Trailer Park located at 13574 Highway 75,

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Posted on: September 19, 2018

PRESS RELEASE: Gannet Rd. Crash Investigation Leads to Felony Arrest

A crash scene investigation by the Blaine County Sheriff’s Office into an August 8, 2018 rollover injury crash on Gannett Rd. south of Labrador Lane in Bellevue, Idaho has resulted in the identification of the actual driver of one of the vehicles.

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Posted on: September 20, 2018

Press Release - Timmerman Motorcycle Crash

On September 20, 2018 at approximately 12:04 p.m. Blaine County Sheriff’s Office deputies were dispatched to a report of a single motorcycle crash on Highway 75 near milepost 97 approximately ¼ mile south of Timmerman in Bellevue, Idaho.

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