The Record for June 23


Tuesday, June 21

1:55 a.m. A drunken driving arrest was made at the intersection of Walton Creek Road and U.S. Highway 40.

7:51 a.m. A Honda dirt bike was reported stolen in the 1300 block of 13th Street. The dirt bike had been chained to a telephone pole, and the lock had been removed. The theft is under investigation.

8:21 a.m. A woman reportedly was living in her car with her cat in the 100 block of 10th Street. Officers did not ticket the woman.

9:32 a.m. A hit-and-run accident was reported in the 1800 block of Central Park Drive after a man reportedly tried to pass a woman at the northbound off-ramp of U.S. Highway 40 and followed her to a parking lot where he continued to shout obscenities at her. The man then reportedly rear-ended her on purpose. The man left the scene on a bike, and officers pulled him over several hours later. Police issued him several tickets for various offenses.

10:29 a.m. A dog was reported at large in the 800 block of Yampa Street and was taken to the shelter.

10:42 a.m. A suicide was reported in the Steamboat Springs area.

12:51 p.m. Two dogs reportedly were locked in a vehicle in the 1100 block of Yampa Street. The owner was ticketed for animal cruelty.

2:29 p.m. A dog was reported at large on the Yampa River Core Trail near Seventh and Yampa streets. The owner was ticketed for not having the dog on a leash.

3:55 p.m. A two-vehicle, noninjury accident was reported at Third Street and Lincoln Avenue.

8:17 p.m. A very intoxicated woman reportedly was sleeping at the bus stop at Seventh Street and Lincoln Avenue. After falling off the bench and hitting her head, she was taken to the hospital to be checked out.

11:08 p.m. A man reported being harassed on the phone in the 70 block of Maple Street by someone posing as a radio station employee. The caller told the man he had won $1,000. After the man refused to give the caller his home address, the caller hung up, and the man called back. The caller hung up the phone again after the man said he was calling the police. The incident is under investigation.


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