BLM offers reward for information about equipment vandalism


Bureau of Land Management

BLM Office:

Lander Field Office

Media Contact:

Sarah Beckwith

LANDER, Wyo. — The Bureau of Land Management continues to investigate the vandalism of a road grader near the Sweetwater Station intersection of U.S. Highway 287 and Wyoming Highway 135. A reward of $1,000 is offered by the BLM for information leading to the identification, arrest and conviction of the person or people involved in the crime.

The vandalism occurred over the Fourth of July holiday weekend. The glass was shot out of the parked grader, along with additional damage.

Anyone with information about this crime is urged to contact BLM law enforcement at (406) 896-5150 or (307) 347-5124.

The BLM manages more than 245 million acres of public land located primarily in 12 western states, including Alaska, on behalf of the American people. The BLM also administers 700 million acres of sub-surface mineral estate throughout the nation. Our mission is to sustain the health, diversity, and productivity of America’s public lands for the use and enjoyment of present and future generations.