1:14 p.m. Officers were called to a report of a possible drunk driver in the 600 block of Marketplace Plaza. A man was seen drinking two shooters of liquor and beer. The man could not be located.
Lucas Johnson could be sentenced to 48 years in prison
During court Tuesday, it was revealed that Lucas Johnson, the man accused of murdering Steamboat Springs resident Ed Zimmerman, is considering pleading to second-degree murder and a sentence of 48 years in prison.
11:56 p.m. Officers were called to a report of a bear that was up in a tree in West Lincoln Park. Officers let the bear be.
The event will include the display of some of 10 commemorative quilts created by the group to symbolize the toll of gun violence in the United States.
11:19 p.m. Officers were called to a report of people throwing fireworks into a dumpster in the 400 block of Willett Heights Court. Nobody was around when officers arrived.
4:03 p.m. Officers were called to a report of a man who smelled like alcohol while picking up his kids from an after school program in the 300 block of Seventh Street. The 36-year-old man was contacted and arrested on suspicion of DUI.
The following is a list of people booked into Routt County Jail on suspicion of the listed charges. The arresting agency is listed in parentheses.
12:49 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of a damaged hotel room in the 300 block of South Lincoln Avenue.
The marijuana industry continues to prosper in Steamboat Springs with sales surpassing $5 million during the first seven months of 2015.
6:23 p.m. Officers were called to a report of a suspicious incident in the 400 block of Grand Street. Someone saw a dog take a loaf of bread from a home. The dog had ransacked the home.
1:28 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of a woman who was trying to get into a man’s house through a window in the 100 block of Spruce Street. The man pulled a gun because he thought someone was trying to break into his house. The man learned he knew the woman, and she left before officers arrived. Police were unable to contact her.
Interim Steamboat Springs Police Chief Jerry DeLong is among the six police chief finalists announced Tuesday by the city.
3:46 a.m. Officers were called to a report of a suspicious incident in the 100 block of Ninth Street. A man was seen climbing into the back of a pickup. A citation was issued.
Thomas Lee Johnson has pleaded not guilty again for the May 2000 murder of Lori Bases.
1:56 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of a fight in the 800 block of Lincoln Avenue.