The Record for Aug. 8


— Wednesday, Aug. 8

1:53 a.m. A drunken man in the 1800 block of Ski Time Square reported that his car keys were missing. The man's mother came and picked him up, police said.

4:08 a.m. A diesel truck reportedly was idling in the 700 block of Lincoln Avenue.

6:35 a.m. A man in the 1000 block of Central Park Drive reportedly saw a bear with an injured leg. Colorado Division of Wildlife officials have been looking for the bear for a week.

7:23 a.m. A driver was cited for passing illegally near Routt County roads 129 and 56.

8:07 a.m. A man lost his wallet in the Steamboat area.

9:49 a.m. A man lost his cell phone in the Steamboat area.

10:18 a.m. A man and woman reportedly were arguing.

10:48 a.m. A woman in the 600 block of Sandhill Circle reported a bear getting into a wildlife-proof container and strewing trash all over. The trash container's owner was not cited because the trash was in an appropriate container.

12:32 p.m. Officers checked on an Oak Creek woman who reportedly threatened to harm herself. The woman was fine.

12:38 p.m. A red car reportedly was speeding on Merritt Street.

2:40 p.m. A bike was found in the first block of 10th Street.

4:04 p.m. A bike was found in the 100 block of Ninth Street.

4:34 p.m. A car reportedly struck a parked car in the 1000 block of Longview Circle.

4:38 p.m. Steamboat Springs police conducted an underage drinking investigation in the 800 block of Howelsen Parkway. The plain-clothes officers were working under a federal Enforcing Underage Drinking Laws grant.

4:49 p.m. A Steamboat Springs man was taken to the hospital from Bald Eagle Lake west of Steamboat Springs because he broke a leg while waterskiing.

7:16 p.m. Two people were cited for having open containers in the 200 block of Howelsen Parkway. A 22-year-old Steamboat Springs man was arrested for being a fugitive of justice.

8:24 p.m. A 19-year-old Clark man was arrested in the 800 block of Howelsen Parkway on suspicion of being a minor in possession, false reporting, possessing drug paraphernalia, possessing less than 1 ounce of marijuana and possessing a fake identification card.

8:34 p.m. Officers locked an open storage unit in the 1900 block of 13th Street.

8:46 p.m. A woman was concerned about her 14-year-old son because he had not returned home. Officers found the boy at a friend's house and put the boy in touch with his mother.

8:56 p.m. A man reported hearing loud music coming from a trailer in the 1300 block of Lincoln Avenue.

9:34 p.m. A woman reported receiving harassing messages from another woman.

9:36 p.m. A 37-year-old Laramie, Wyo., man was arrested at Stagecoach State Park for being a fugitive of justice and on suspicion of driving under revocation.

9:51 p.m. A man reported hearing fireworks in the 700 block of Walton Pond Circle.

10:42 p.m. A man reported hearing gunshots at the Steamboat Lake State Park campground. Officers did not find anything suspicious.

11:15 p.m. A woman reported almost being hit with a bottle rocket that a group of teenagers set off near 13th and Yampa streets.

11:23 p.m. Officers mediated a custody dispute in the 3100 block of Lincoln Avenue.


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