The Record for September 9



Friday, Sept. 7

1:36 a.m. A disturbance was reported in the 600 block of Lincoln Avenue. Everything was fine.

2:01 a.m. A man and woman reportedly were arguing. Officers mediated the situation.

2:48 a.m. A bear was spotted in the 600 block of Lincoln Avenue.

6:43 a.m. An abandoned vehicle was broken down in the 200 block of Anglers Drive.

6:56 a.m. A man reportedly was being tailgated by another driver in the 1400 block of 13th Street. The man couldn't get the other car's license plate because "it was too close," police said.

8:21 a.m. A delivery truck was blocking another car in the alley between Seventh and Eighth streets. Officers mediated the situation.

8:33 a.m. A man was sleeping in a lodge lobby in the 1800 block of Ski Time Square. Officers asked the man to move.

9:25 a.m. A loose dog was reported in the 3600 block of Lincoln Avenue.

11:21 a.m. A loose dog was taken to the shelter from the 2300 block of Mount Werner Circle.

11:32 a.m. A lost property report was taken somewhere in the Steamboat area.

12:28 p.m. A light fixture reportedly was smoking in the 100 block of Ninth Street. The light was turned off, and it stopped smoking.

12:46 p.m. Two children sitting in a car reportedly set off the car's alarm while they were waiting for their father.

12:55 p.m. A bear broke into a home in the 2900 block of Ski Trail Lane. Police said the bear was sitting on a kitchen counter eating a bag of brown sugar. No injuries were reported, and the bear was scared out of the house. Several dishes and other items on the kitchen counter were broken, police said.

1:22 p.m. Deputies responded to an alleged trespass in the 27000 block of Grouse Court. The person who was allegedly trespassing had permission to be there.

1:39 p.m. A woman reported receiving harassing phone calls.

2 p.m. Someone reportedly was selling stereo speakers from a car near 11th and Yampa streets. The car was gone when officers arrived.

3:03 p.m. Someone reportedly was trespassing in the 18000 block of Routt County Road 29 in Oak Creek.

5:07 p.m. A vehicle was damaged when the tow truck that was pulling it slammed on its brakes near 13th Street and Lincoln Avenue.

5:08 p.m. A burglary was reported in the 30000 block of Sagebrush Trail in Oak Creek.

5:19 p.m. A woman reportedly saw a car almost hit a man and a child in the 1800 block of Central Park Drive. The driver was gone when officers arrived, and the man never called to report the incident.

7:02 p.m. A teenager reportedly spit on a woman's car in the 1800 block of Central Park Drive.

7:46 p.m. An woman reportedly stole something from a business in the 1800 block of Central Park Drive. The situation was handled civilly.

8:43 p.m. An ambulance was requested in Yampa.

8:47 p.m. A 36-year-old Steamboat Springs man was arrested on 13th Street on suspicion of driving under revocation.

9:11 p.m. Officers mediated an argument between two men in the 700 block of Conifer Circle.

9:11 p.m. A woman reported a reckless driver near Hilltop Parkway and U.S. Highway 40. Officers were unable to locate the car.

9:23 p.m. Officers checked on a drunken man on River Road. The man was fine.

9:33 p.m. A 19-year-old Greeley man was arrested on Colorado Highway 131 near mile marker 64 on suspicion of driving under revocation and driving with a defective taillight.

11:29 p.m. A teen was cited for being a minor in consumption in the first block of Maple Street.

11:31 p.m. A woman complained about loud noise in the 700 block of Yampa Street. Officers gave someone a warning to be quiet.

Saturday, Sept. 1

Shawn Raymond Metzger, 22, Steamboat Springs - DUI, careless driving (Steamboat Springs Police Department)

Susan Renee Spiess, 44, Steamboat Springs - Failing to appear, no proof of insurance, traffic offense (SSPD)

Daniel Ryan Krajewski, 28, Steamboat Springs - Failing to appear (SSPD)

Scott Lewis Wiley, 45, Oak Creek - DUI, driving under revocation, possessing less than 1 ounce of marijuana, driving without a headlight (Colorado State Patrol)

Thomas Joseph Hochelar, 53, Steamboat Springs - Third-degree assault (SSPD)

Sunday, Sept. 2

Michael Harold Lombardi, 25, Steamboat Springs - DUI, driving under revocation, fugitive of justice (Routt County Sheriff's Office)

Rafael Mendez-Lopez, 24, Steamboat Springs - Criminal attempt, second-degree assault, menacing (SSPD)

Sebastian Mendez-Lopez, 22, Mexico - False reporting, menacing (SSPD)

Jose Mendez-Lopez, 29, Steamboat Springs - False reporting, menacing (SSPD)

Reyes Morelas-Gonzales, 22, Mexico - False reporting, menacing (SSPD)

Monday, Sept. 3

Eric Matthew Richardson, 19, Steamboat Springs - Fugitive of justice, failing to appear (RCSO)

Brandon Gilbert Turner, 39, Steamboat Springs - DUI, DUI per se, driving with expired plates (SSPD)

Tuesday, Sept. 4

Chad David Hettinger, 23, Craig - Driving under revocation, failing to appear (SSPD)

Stephen Joel Lutter, 18, Elizabeth - False reporting (Colorado State Parks)

Joseph Robert Settle, 18, Elizabeth - Driving under revocation, speeding, possessing drug paraphernalia, possessing marijuana (State Parks)

Wednesday, Sept. 5

Mark Joseph Garcia, 31, Transient - DUI, DUI per se, driving under revocation, no turn signal (SSPD)

Michael Edward Benninghoven, 29, Steamboat Springs - Criminal mischief, driving under revocation, DUI, DUI per se (SSPD)

Michael Patrick Zapke, 26, Steamboat Springs - Criminal mischief (SSPD)

Dustin Dain Taylor, 28, Hayden - Theft by receiving, false reporting, possessing drug paraphernalia, two fugitive of justice warrants (Hayden Police Department)

Thomas James Blankenship, 41, Wheat Ridge - Fugitive of justice (failing to appear-DUI) (Out of county)

John Michael Purcell, 19, Lakewood - Failing to comply with probation (Out of county)

Robert Michael Maddison, 61, Transient - Fugitive of justice (DUI) (RCSO)

Thursday, Sept. 6

Dale Rhys Jones, 52, Steamboat Springs - DUI, weaving, failing to present insurance (RCSO)

Jan Margaret Olsen, 50, Hayden - DUI, driving under revocation (alcohol), no proof of insurance, obstructed vision (CSP)

Justin Mathew Brewer, 27, Steamboat Springs - Second-degree assault (RCSO)

Luz Devina Cisneros, 33, Steamboat Springs - First-degree murder (SSPD)

Friday, Sept. 7

Keegan Graham Baird, 36, Steamboat Springs - Driving under revocation (SSPD)

Calven Taylor Goza, 19, Greeley - Driving under revocation, defective taillights (RCSO)


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