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The Bozeman Police Department reports for Tuesday included the following:

· A person reported what they believe to be a homemade bomb on their property. Officers responded and found that the item was an empty oil container and a torch lighter that appeared to have been run over.

· A bear cub was in someone’s yard. A bear specialist with Fish, Wildlife and Parks responded, but it appeared the cub had moved into a nearby nature sanctuary.

· A car was egged.

· Officers talked with someone who was requesting Animal Control set up a live trap for a feral cat in the area.

· Officers responded to 133 calls.

The Gallatin County Sheriff's Office reports for Tuesday included the following:

· A “heavily intoxicated” person shot a bottle rocket in an alley and a neighbor thought it was a gunshot.

· A horse was on a road. The owner of the horse got it off the road and contained it prior to deputies arriving.

· A baby was playing with a phone and called 911. A deputy made contact with the baby’s guardians to confirm that there was no emergency.

· A bear was on a trail. A deputy responded and waited at the trailhead until the last party hiking the trail had safely returned to their cars in the parking lot.

· Deputies responded to 149 calls.

The Gallatin County Detention Center held 124 people on Wednesday.

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Melissa Loveridge can be reached at or at (406) 582-2651.