Sheriffs Office Fugitive Apprehension Team Makes 250th Arrest
The Sweetwater County Sheriff’s Office Fugitive Apprehension Team’s made its 250th arrest following a foot chase at the Imperial Apartments in Rock Springs. Detective Dick Blust, Jr. says that 25 year old Ryon Ruby James Herbst was wanted on two local felony charges - Forgery and Possession of Forged Writings. Those charges stem from a theft of business checks in Fremont County, one of which was later cashed in Rock Springs for $1,970.
He was spotted a short time later inside the McDonald’s on Sunset Drive by Lieutenant Jason Love of the Sheriff’s Office, who took him into custody. Also captured Wednesday was one of Sweetwater County’s Most Wanted, 29-year-old Tabitha Rachelle Chenoweth, formerly of Rock Springs, who was wanted for Conspiracy and Delivery of a Controlled Substance. When Team members learned she was in Colorado Springs, Colorado, they notified the Colorado Springs Police Department and she was arrested without incident.