- At 1:30 p.m., an officer was dispatched to the 300 block of E. 6th Avenue for a report of a possible burglary in progress. Officers arrived and located a male pacing back and forth outside a business. When approached, the male became uncooperative and was detained. Through the investigation, it was learned the male entered a vehicle nearby and damaged a building. The 34-year-old Helena man was cited for trespassing, criminal mischief and obstructing a police officer. He was referred to Municipal Court.
- At 5:50 p.m., officers were dispatched to the 2600 block of N. Montana Avenue for a report of a male at that location that was a probation absconder and had multiple warrants for his arrest. The 26-year-old Helena area man was located and arrested. He was booked into the Lewis and Clark County Detention Center.
- At 5:43 p.m., an officer responded to the 2400 block Broadway for a report of a female exposing herself in a lewd manner. The female was located and became uncooperative. At the conclusion of the investigation, the 43-year-old Bozeman woman was arrested for indecent exposure, trespassing and obstructing a police officer. She was booked into the Lewis and Clark County Detention Center.
- At 8:29 p.m., an officer was dispatched to the 500 block of Logan for a report of an intoxicated male playing loud music. The 39-year-old East Helena man was located and cited for disorderly conduct. He was referred to Municipal Court.
The Helena Police Department responded to 104 calls for service. Of those calls, they responded to six vehicle crashes, four animal calls, six disorderly calls, two theft calls, four trespassing calls, 15 welfare checks, seven suspicious circumstance calls and conducted 13 traffic stops.
As of Wednesday morning, the county jail held 105 inmates (93 for felonies and 12 for misdemeanors). In total, the county has 117 inmates at various detention facilities. There are 109 clients serviced by the 24/7 sobriety program. Of these, 70 are on PBT (Personal Breath Test), 30 are on SCRAM (Secure Continuous Remote Alcohol Monitor bracelet), five are on GPS and four are on house arrest. Pretrial Services is currently working with 324 clients.