Steamboat Springs Wednesday, June 25
7:35 a.m. A motorist called police after reportedly seeing a semi traveling east on U.S. Highway 40 near Rabbit Ears Pass with a load of timber that appeared as if it might fall. Police located the semi and found that the timber was secure.
8:52 a.m. Employees at the Steamboat Springs Health and Recreation Center reported that someone had snuck into the building after hours. Nothing appeared to be missing.
9:22 a.m. Seven banners were reportedly stolen from a Howelsen ball field.
10:29 a.m. A woman called the police after reportedly seeing a suspicious vehicle on Elk Run Road, which is a private drive. Later, she realized that she knew the driver.
3:03 p.m. A driver reported hitting a deer at the intersection of Lincoln Avenue and Shield Drive.
3:23 p.m. A man was cited and released after stealing some toiletry products from City Market.
3:43 p.m. A two-car accident was reported in front of Old Town Pub on Lincoln Avenue. Neither of the drivers was injured, and the fire department responded to clean up spilled anti-freeze.
4:01 p.m. A driver called police after reportedly seeing another driver flipping people off at the intersection of Sixth and Oak streets. Police could not locate the vehicle.
4:14 p.m. A woman reported that her neighbor in the 25000 block of Bella Vista Circle had damaged her property with a bulldozer. The neighbor agreed to pay for the damage.
4:48 p.m. A woman called police after seeing four juveniles set a fire on the hillside behind the Health and Recreation Center. The fire was put out and police contacted people in the area.
9:28 p.m. A woman reportedly saw a suspicious vehicle drive up to a condo on Sage Brush Trail near Stagecoach. She told police that the driver was not the owner of the condominium. The condo was a rental unit.
10:15 p.m. A driver hit a cow on County Road 129 near County Road 209. The cow died and the vehicle was damaged, but the driver was not injured.
10:50 p.m. A mother called the police when four juveniles reportedly began banging on her son's bedroom window in the 300 block of Pine Street. She said the teenagers then lit a smoke bomb and ran away. Police contacted the juveniles and notified their parents. The teenagers were released after being dropped off by police at their homes.