Police blotter: Intent to sell; partner-family member assault; sexual assault

Police blotter: Intent to sell; partner-family member assault; sexual assault

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Intent to sell

*Police arrested Jonathan Cady, 49, of Butte, at about 2:30 p.m. Friday in the 300 block of Virginia Sreet on suspicion of three felonies: possession of dangerous drugs, possession with intent to sell, use of property subject to forfeiture; and two misdemeanors: possession of dangerous drugs, possession of drug paraphernalia.

Butte-Silver Bow police assisted probation and parole in visiting Cady and allegedly found several bags of a substance believed to be methamphetamine, several bags of a substance believed to be heroin and several bags of a substance believed to be marijuana, as well as drug paraphernalia such as scales and additional baggies.

*Police arrested Joshua Sharkey, 39, of Butte, at about 10:30 p.m. Sunday in the 2900 block of Bartlett Street on suspicion of possession of dangerous drugs, a felony, possession with intent to sell, a felony, possession of drug paraphernalia, a misdemeanor, and a probation violation, felony.

Butte-Silver Bow Police assisted probation and parole on a residence check on Sharkey and allegedly found 13 grams of methamphetamine, 2 grams of marijuana, syringes and scales.

Partner-family member assault

*Police arrested Cynthia Gill, 61, of Butte, at the Budget Motel, 920 S. Montana St., at 1:30 p.m. Saturday on suspicion of partner-family member assault, a felony.

Gill allegedly pulled out a knife and pointed it at her step-daughter while the two were arguing over bad checks. A male in the room took the knife away from her, police say.

*Police arrested Jesse Bartow, 35, of Butte, at about 2 p.m. Friday, in the 1900 block of Wall Street on suspicion of partner-family member assault, a felony, and a felony count of parole violation.

Wall allegedly had been drinking for over three days and assaulting his female partner during that time period. While she was in the shower, he allegedly dragged her out of the shower causing bruises and scratches on her leg. This would be his third offense so he could be charged with a felony. Bartow also allegedly violated his parole.

*Police arrested Pablo Temeyosa, 40, of Butte, at about 4 p.m. Monday at mile marker 123 on Interstate 90 for alleged partner-family member assault, a felony, and criminal mischief, a misdemeanor.

Temeyosa allegedly bit his former partner on the back of the neck while the two were driving on the interstate. The victim, who was driving, pulled over onto the shoulder, say police. Temeyosa allegedly pulled a knife and slashed the victim’s tires on a 2018 Ford SUV.

This was Temeyosa’s third partner-family member assault arrest, making it a potential felony count.

*Police arrested Jennifer Shipp, 46, of Butte, at about midnight on Sunday in the Motel 6, 220 N. Wyoming St., on suspicion of felony partner-family member assault.

Police say that Shipp’s partner ran out of his motel room with only a sweatshirt on because while he was asleep, Shipp struck him in the head and scratched him. She had no clothes on and refused to get dressed, according to police. According to police, this was Shipp’s third arrest for partner-family member assault, so it is a potential felony. Police say they wrapped a sheet around Shipp before taking her to jail.

Sexual assault

Police arrested Christopher Boudreau, 38, of Butte, at about 4:30 p.m. Saturday in the 900 block of Evans Street on suspicion of sexual assault, a misdemeanor.

Boudreau went to his estranged wife’s house to pick up his kids and allegedly grabbed her and forced her to kiss him.

Violation of protection order

Police arrested David Newbold, 27, homeless, at about 2:30 a.m. Sunday at the Rescue Mission, 610 E. Platinum St., for violation of a protection order, a misdemeanor, and alleged felony probation violation.

Newbold was allegedly screaming for his wife to come outside and before police arrived, he had been inside the building, police say. Newbold was allegedly intoxicated, had a protection order against him not to be near his wife and violated his probation.

Aggravated DUI

*Police arrested Sharon Brandon, 59, of Butte, at about 3 p.m. Monday in the 200 block of Wyoming Street for alleged aggravated DUI, a misdemeanor, careless driving, a misdemeanor, and failure to identify self and vehicle, a misdemeanor.

Brandon allegedly struck a parked vehicle, left the scene, returned and blew three times the legal limit.

*Police arrested Phillip Moreno, 24, of Butte, at about 2:30 a.m. Monday in the 1100 block of S. Montana Street for two alleged misdemeanors: aggravated DUI and careless driving.

Moreno was allegedly driving 60 mph in a 25 mph speed zone and blew more than double the legal limit.

Obstructing a peace officer

Police arrested Michael Biggs, 37, of Anaconda, at about 8 a.m. Friday in the 1500 block of Oregon Street, for obstructing a peace officer, a misdemeanor, and parole violation, a felony.

Police were called because Biggs was allegedly yelling and screaming at no one, punching the air and himself. When police asked him his name and date of birth, he allegedly refused to give information. When police arrested him for obstructing a peace officer they allegedly found he was also in violation of his parole out of Helena.

Criminal trespass

Police arrested Kristen Williams, 22, of Butte, at about 5:30 a.m. at Walmart, 3901 Harrison Ave. on suspicion of criminal trespass to property.

Williams visited the store despite a prior warning to not trespass into Walmart property, according to police. Police say Walmart caught Williams on video in the automotive section.

Failure to disperse

Police arrested Robert Watt, 61, of Butte, at about 8:30 p.m. Saturday at the Town Pump, 1370 Harrison Ave., on suspicion of failure to disperse, a misdemeanor.

Watt was allegedly harassing people in the parking lot. When police asked him to leave, he left but allegedly returned.

Outstanding warrant

Police arrested Josh Williams, 22, of Butte, at about 10:30 p.m. Saturday at Cobban Street and Harrison Avenue for an outstanding misdemeanor criminal contempt warrant.

Police say they pulled Williams over for a broken headlight and found he had an outstanding warrant.

Underage drinking

Police cited an 18-year-old female at about midnight Friday in the 2000 block of Reynolds Street for being in possession of alcohol under the age of 21.

Police say the female entered into a residence highly intoxicated. The owner of the residence declined to press charges, according to police, so the female received a citation and was taken home.


Police cited a 17-year-old Anaconda female on suspicion of shoplifting at Walmart, 3901 Harrison Ave., at about 4 p.m. on Friday.

The juvenile allegedly stole a belt.


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