The Record for Oct. 11


12:42 a.m. A man in the 3100 block of Columbine Drive reported hearing a group of men making a lot of noise.

7:40 a.m. A man wearing blue sweats and a flannel shirt reportedly was stumbling on Whistler Drive. The man was gone when officers arrived.

8:07 a.m. A red truck pulling a trailer slid down a ditch and knocked over a Colorado Department of Transportation sign near U.S. Highway 40 and Routt County Road 44. Colorado State Patrol said the man swerved to avoid a car stopped in front of him and slid down the ditch. No injuries were reported. The driver was not cited for the accident.

9:51 a.m. A Jeep was leaking coolant in the 200 block of Park Avenue.

12:17 p.m. A man lost a shopping bag and four checks in the 1800 block of Central Park Drive.

1:48 p.m. A woman in her 50s was taken to the hospital because she was suffering from a seizure.

2:41 p.m. A man was given a warning for yelling at someone else.

4:04 p.m. A woman found a driver's license, business cards and a little book. The items were given to the Steamboat Springs Police Department.

4:23 p.m. A man reported $300 missing from his home in the 2900 block of West Acres Drive.

4:33 p.m. A woman found an empty vodka bottle on a playground in the 500 block of Oak Street. The woman also saw a man throw a beer can near the school after he had finished drinking it. The incident is under investigation.

5:50 p.m. A woman reportedly was being tailgated near Lincoln Avenue and Anglers Drive.

6:10 p.m. A car reportedly drove across some grass in the 2600 block of Apres Ski Way.

9:02 p.m. Officers checked on a drunken man who was threatening to harm himself. Everything was fine.

9:37 p.m. A woman reported $1,000 worth of items missing from her home on Balsam Court.

10:32 p.m. A truck hit a cow on C.R. 27 in Hayden. The cow died, the driver was fine.

10:31 p.m. Residents in the 1300 block of Dream Island Plaza were given a warning for playing loud music.


recordreader 9 years, 5 months ago

What a read! Still can't believe this stuff gets printed!


Brant McLaughlin 9 years, 5 months ago

This one is my all time favorite. Reported on Wednesday Sept 25th 2002

3:41 p.m. A dead bird was reported in the 900 block of Crawford Avenue. Police checked out the animal and confirmed it was dead.


id03sp 9 years, 5 months ago

Sounds like the bird was probably reported due to West Nile scare. However it wouldn't have been nearly as funny if the person typing the report had included that tidbit. Nice one Brant


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