An Oak Creek man last week pleaded guilty to a felony related to the death of the 32-year-old woman found dead in a Steamboat Springs hotel room March 15.
1:38 a.m. Hayden Police Department officers were called to a report of a burglary in the 400 block of East Jefferson Avenue. The incident is under investigation.
A stiff breeze ruffled international flags set out as if a World Cup skiing competition was about to take place as mourners gathering at Steamboat's historic Howelsen Hill to remember Asher Lesyshen-Kirlan, 9.
11:35 a.m. Officers were called to a report of a bear that was chasing ducks in a pond in the 900 block of Mauna Kea Lane. The bear was gone when officers arrived.
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.
12:26 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of a disturbance in the 700 block of Lincoln Avenue. A drunken man was crying at the bar. The man's dad came to pick him up.
A ruling this week by the Colorado Supreme Court will allow a case to move forward against former Steamboat Springs Christian school teacher John Brothers, who is accused of sexually assaulting a boy.
An autopsy has confirmed that a 5-year-old boy drowned after falling into a pond in the southernmost part of Routt County on Thursday.
6:49 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of a bear in the 2500 block of Val D’Isere Circle.
A memorial service for Asher Lesyshen-Kirlan is at 4 p.m. Monday at Howelsen Hill. Har Mishpacha, Steamboat’s Jewish community, is holding a Shabbat healing service in Asher’s memory at 10 a.m. Saturday at United Methodist Church.
Oak Creek Fire Protection District Capt. Jeff Buffetti said they responded to the fire at about 10:30 a.m. at 111 Arthur Ave. after receiving a call from the resident stating the stove in the kitchen was on fire.
A 5-year-old boy died Thursday after wandering away from his parents and being found in a pond near a ranch in the southernmost part of Routt County, according to an Eagle County Sheriff’s Office spokeswoman.
2:33 a.m. Officers were called to a report of a bear that had locked itself inside a Subaru hatchback in the 2900 block of Ridge Road. The owner discovered the bear because the bear kept hitting the car’s horn. Officers opened the car doors and let the bear out. The bear caused extensive damage to the car by chewing on the interior and clawing down the ceiling.
The information was contained in a court order for a sample of Lesyshen’s blood that will be used to collect DNA. The court order also states Lesyshen bought .22-caliber ammunition at a Steamboat Springs gun shop the day before the shooting at her Stagecoach home.
Carson Hooker said he last saw his friend Asher Lesyshen-Kirlan at school Tuesday acting the way he always will be remembered: happy and crazy and fun.