The Record for Aug. 28


Thursday, Aug. 28

— 6:42 a.m. A fight in progress was reported in the 30000 block of Routt County Road 38. A woman was arguing with one or two younger men, and the reporting party said there was some shoving involved. Police didn't arrest any of the parties.

7:57 a.m. A burglar alarm went off in the 600 block of Lincoln Avenue. It was a false alarm.

10:08 a.m. A woman reported a reckless driver at Ninth and Oak streets. She said the vehicle in front of her started backing up and nearly hit her car. Officers were unable to locate the vehicle.

10:54 a.m. A drunken driver was reported on U.S. Highway 40 at the eastern city limit of Hayden. Sheriff's Office deputies arrested a 48-year-old Craig man and charged him with driving under the influence of alcohol, driving under restraint and careless driving.

11:17 a.m. Police assisted a motorist who ran out of gas in the 1300 block of Lincoln Avenue.

11:46 a.m. A civil complaint was made in the 400 block of Lincoln Avenue. A guest reportedly left without paying the bill at a motel. Police arrested a 21-year-old Illinois man and charged him with defrauding an innkeeper.

12:21 p.m. A hit-and-run was reported in the 800 block of Lincoln Avenue. A pickup reportedly hit a white Suburban. Police took a report.

12:31 p.m. A woman reported a stolen license plate in the 50000 block of Jupiter Place in Clark.

12:57 p.m. Shots reportedly were fired on C.R. 14C. No more information was available.

1:08 p.m. Lost property was reported in the 600 block of Marketplace Plaza. The reporting party said a camera was taken from his or her vehicle. Police took a report.

2:05 p.m. A woman reported that someone took a purple and pink bicycle from her condominium in the 2000 block of Ski Trail Lane.

2:06 p.m. A person came to the police station in the 800 block of Yampa Street, seeking monetary assistance. Police sent the person to LIFT-UP of Routt County.

2:22 p.m. A man complained about a white Chihuahua at large in the 100 block of 10th Street; the animal was gone when police arrived.

2:28 p.m. A juvenile runaway was reported in Steamboat Springs.

3:05 p.m. Police and fire officials responded to a fire alarm in the 1000 block of Ski Time Square Drive. There was no smoke and no fire. Steamboat Springs Fire Rescue reset the alarm.

3:07 p.m. Someone found a Social Security card in the 1000 block of Central Park Drive. and turned it over to police.

3:07 p.m. A suspicious person was reported at Colorado Highway 131 and Weston's Country Corner in Yampa.

5:24 p.m. A fire was reported at Dunkley Pass near Oak Creek.

5:36 p.m. A traffic stop in the 300 block of Lincoln Avenue led to an arrest. Police charged a 22-year-old Steamboat Springs man with driving under restraint, no proof of insurance and having expired plates.

6:01 p.m. A two-vehicle, noninjury wreck was reported at Lincoln Avenue and Trafalgar Drive. The vehicles were gone when officers arrived.

6:11 p.m. A 17-year-old male was injured in the 200 block of Howelsen Parkway and was taken to the hospital with a broken leg.

8:48 p.m. A liquor store employee requested that police help verify identification in the 1000 block of Central Park Drive. The party in question left the store.

9:13 p.m. A suspicious incident was reported in the 500 block of Lincoln Avenue. A person reported receiving harassing phone calls, nude pictures and lewd comments on a cell phone. Steamboat Springs Fire Rescue was called to the location to handle a person with a very high blood alcohol level. The person, who was conscious and breathing, was taken to the hospital. Another person was given a courtesy transport.

10:56 p.m. A person reported loud music, alcohol and people yelling outside at Laurel Lane and Val d'Isere Circle. The people were given a warning.

10:59 p.m. A person reported loud music in the 300 block of Little Moon Trail. The people were given a warning.

11:50 p.m. A person reported a loud party with alcohol in the 200 block of Sixth Street. The people were given a warning.


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