The Record for March 15


Wednesday, March 15

7:48 a.m. A dog reportedly was running loose in the 200 block of Park Avenue.

8:25 a.m. A man at a ski shop in the 700 block of Lincoln Avenue reported another man dropping off a snowboard without paying the $60 rental fee.

8:42 a.m. A man reported several illegally parked construction vehicles blocking a portion of Village Drive. Officers cited several of the drivers for parking illegally.

9:52 a.m. A man reported someone stealing his wallet in the 800 block of Howelsen Parkway. The man told officers he had about $120 in the wallet.

11:05 a.m. A man reported his wallet stolen from his car in the 800 block of Weiss Drive.

1:21 p.m. A 70-year-old woman reportedly stuffed a shirt from a business in the 600 block of Lincoln Avenue into her purse and left the store without paying for it. The store's 8 -month pregnant clerk saw the woman take the shirt and confronted her outside the store. The elderly woman told the clerk she didn't steal anything and began to walk away. The pregnant woman reached into the woman's purse, grabbed the shirt and proceeded to run after the elderly woman as she attempted to get away. The elderly woman got into her car and drove off. The pregnant clerk called police and gave them the woman's license plate number. Officers later contacted the woman and gave her a citation for theft.

2:59 p.m. A Soda Creek Elementary School employee reported hearing a threat made by a student's parent. The woman told police a student threatened to "beat up" another student. When the woman contacted the threatened student's father, the man said he was "going to put a bullet in the head" of the student who threatened his child. The incident is under investigation.

3 p.m. A man turned in a wallet he found near Bamboo Market. The wallet was returned to its owner.

3:04 p.m. A blanket was reported stolen from the 800 block of Oak Street.

7:06 p.m. A woman reported almost being run off the road by a school bus near Lincoln Avenue and Seventh Street. The driver of the school bus was contacted and given a verbal warning.

8:47 p.m. A woman reported receiving calls from her soon-to-be ex-husband threatening suicide. The woman told police he said he was on one of the bridges over Fish Creek Falls and that he sounded serious. Officers found the man "wet and cold" and mediated the situation.

11:46 p.m. A man reported being threatened by three intoxicated men who were walking up Burgess Creek Road. The man told police the three men were wearing jeans, smoking cigarettes and hitting his car.

11:56 p.m. A Colorado Mountain College resident advisor reportedly found drug paraphernalia in a student's room.


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