The Record for Aug. 26
August 28, 2010
Steamboat Springs — Police, fire and ambulance calls
Thursday, Aug. 26
1:43 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to reports of a suspicious person at Seventh Street and Lincoln Avenue. Officers saw a man hiding on the lower level of Old Town Square. The man was intoxicated, and police took him to detox.
2:01 a.m. Routt County Sheriff's Office deputies were called to reports of a violation of a restraining order in the 100 block of West First Street in Yampa. The protection order had expired, and the person was not in violation.
2:41 a.m. Police were called to reports of a disturbance in the 600 block of Hilltop Parkway. A person reported hearing a truck drive by playing loud music and reported a person screaming. Police couldn't find the vehicle or anyone in distress.
3:39 a.m. Police were called to an animal complaint in the 1900 block of 13th Street. A woman had been looking for a 9-month-old Rhodesian Ridgeback puppy all afternoon and night. Police took a report but couldn't find the dog.
3:52 a.m. Police were called to a code enforcement issue in the 1900 block of Montview Court. A caller reported construction going on next door. Police issued a warning.
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6:30 a.m. Police and Steamboat Springs Fire Rescue were called to an ambulance request in Steamboat. A 42-year-old woman who had just had back surgery was having difficulty breathing. Crews took her to Yampa Valley Medical Center.
7:02 a.m. Deputies were called to an animal complaint in the 32000 block of Routt County Road 38. Cows were out of a pasture, and deputies were trying to locate the owner.
7:47 a.m. Police were called to an animal complaint at Lincoln Avenue and Fifth Street for a large, black poodle in traffic. They couldn't locate the animal.
8:15 a.m. Police were called to an animal complaint in the 3000 block of Chinook Lane. A stray dog was reported in a parking lot, but an animal control officer couldn't find it.
10:49 a.m. Deputies were called to a fire alarm in the 27000 block of Beaver Ridge Road. It was a false alarm.
11:06 a.m. Police were called to a dog at large in the first block of Fifth Street. Police took it to the owner and issued a warning.
11:42 a.m. Police were called to a report of marijuana found in a college student's room in the 1300 block of Bob Adams Drive. Police ticketed two people for possession of less than an ounce of marijuana and drug paraphernalia.
11:44 a.m. Police were called to a gas skip in the 1400 block of South Lincoln Avenue. The station reported that a light blue passenger car drove off without paying for $42 in gas. Police couldn't locate the vehicle.
1:56 p.m. Police were called to reports of a burglary alarm in the 1800 block Clubhouse Drive. The homeowner accidentally set it off, and everything was fine.
2:21 p.m. Deputies were called to an animal complaint at U.S. Highway 40 and Priest Creek. A calf reportedly was out, but it was gone when deputies arrived.
3:05 p.m. Hayden Police Department officers were called to reports of a violation of a restraining order in the 600 block of East Washington Avenue.
3:01 p.m. The body of a Routt County man in his 40s was found by two hunters at Routt County Road 129 and Forest Service Road 488, near Columbine in North Routt County. Routt County Sheriff's Office Investigator Mike Curzon said that the death was ruled a suicide and that no foul play was involved.
3:11 p.m. Steamboat police were called to reports of a suspicious vehicle at Sixth and Yampa streets. A green and tan Subaru reportedly was parked in the middle of the road with its engine running and no one around. It was gone when officers arrived.
3:22 p.m. Police were called to a two-vehicle, noninjury crash in the 1400 block of Bob Adams Drive.
3:56 p.m. Police were called to reports of a two-vehicle, noninjury crash at Ninth Street and Lincoln Avenue. A Steamboat Springs Transit bus and a recreational vehicle were involved. Police took a report.
4:35 p.m. Deputies were called to a report of an injured dog at C.R. 16 and 212 in Oak Creek. It was gone when they arrived.
4:02 p.m. Police were called to assist Steamboat Springs Fire Rescue in the 1800 block of Ski Time Square Drive. A person at a business had knocked part of a sprinkler system off, and water was flowing into the building.
4:07 p.m. Police were called to an animal complaint at the Yampa River and River Road. People fishing reported that tubers had three dogs running loose on the riverbank. Officers couldn't find the tubers or the dogs.
8:01 p.m. Police were called to a one-vehicle rollover crash at U.S. 40 and Indian Trails. A truck coming down a hill had rolled into a ditch. No one was injured, and police issued a ticket for careless driving.
8:42 p.m. Deputies were called to reports of two people arguing in Yampa. They were separated, and A 24-year-old Yampa man was arrested on suspicion of harassment.
9:23 p.m. Deputies were called to an animal complaint at C.R.s 44 and 44C. Horses were out. No more information was available.
9:55 p.m. Deputies were called to a one-car rollover at Steamboat II and U.S. 40. One person was taken to Yampa Valley Medical Center with unknown injuries.
9:59 p.m. Police were called to a noise complaint in the 500 block of Ore House Plaza. A juvenile party with a many local college students was under way. Police issued nine tickets for underage consumption of alcohol and one ticket for violation of the social host ordinance. Police also arrested a 20-year-old Maine man and a 21-year-old Steamboat woman on suspicion of failure to appear.
11:53 p.m. Police were called to a noise complaint in the 2500 block of Melrose Lane. A caller reported a dog outside on a deck barking. No one was home, and police referred the matter to animal control.