The Record for Oct. 16, 2003


Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2003

12:16 a.m. A family reported that their 14-year-old daughter had run away and that lights were on in a nearby building, which they thought was suspicious. They asked police to keep an eye out for their daughter. Police checked the building and found it was secure.

7:48 a.m. A burglary was reported at the Village at Steamboat on Pine Grove Circle. About $240 in cash was taken from the cash drawer between closing the night before and opening the next morning. Police are investigating the case.

10:35 a.m. An animal complaint was made at the 400 block of Seventh Street and police issued a warning.

11:18 a.m. Fraud was reported in the 800 block of Lincoln Avenue. Police are investigating.

12:06 p.m. An officer was wanted at the Steamboat Springs Police Department because a man needed to do a Breathalyzer test. Police helped him with the test, and he was found to be sober.

2:35 p.m. A burglar alarm went off in the 2300 block of Apres Ski Way.

3:55 p.m. A complaint was made at the Colorado Mountain College. A private tow was requested because someone had parked in the wrong spot.

5:56 p.m. A gas skip was reported at the Routt 66 gas station when someone left without paying for $16 worth of gas. After investigating the skip, police learned the person who left was an employee's spouse who forgot to pay, so the station decided to handle the matter internally.

6:15 p.m. A juvenile situation was reported at Hillside Village Apartments. Officers caught two males, a 9-year-old and a 17-year-old, stealing campaign signs. The boys reportedly thought it was funny. The signs were in the back of the boys' truck. Officers provided guidance, and the boys put all the signs back where they found them.

7:37 p.m. A person came into the police department for community assistance saying they needed money. Police learned there was a warrant out for the person and made the arrest.

10:38 p.m. A traffic stop on Trafalgar Street resulted in an arrest of driving under the influence.


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