The Record for July 11
July 13, 2010
Steamboat Springs — 12:44 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a complaint of four people outside being loud on Blue Sage Circle. Officers could not find the people.
12:46 a.m. Police were called to a report of a one-car crash in the 1400 block of Clubhouse Drive where a silver pickup crashed into a ditch. A person heard the crash, but when they got outside, the driver was gone. Officers towed the truck. Police on Monday cited the 34-year-old truck owner with multiple infractions, including failing to notify police of a crash, careless driving, operating an uninsured vehicle and possession of drug paraphernalia. The truck was released to the owner.
1:22 a.m. Police were called to a report of an intoxicated man walking in the 700 block of Yampa Street. Officers talked to the man and determined he was waiting for a taxi. Everything was fine.
1:56 a.m. Police were called to a complaint of a group of men shouting and laughing at Bear Drive and Meadow Lane. The men were gone when officers arrived.
2:35 a.m. Police were called to a request for an officer at Seventh Street and Lincoln Avenue where several people were getting angry because a taxi would not pick them up. When officers arrived, another taxi was picking up the group.
3:23 a.m. Routt County Sheriff's Office deputies and police were called to a report of vandalism in the 1200 block of Lincoln Avenue. Officers on foot patrol found a window broken at the Bud Werner Memorial Library. As they checked the inside of the building they found a beer can, a pair of sunglasses and what could be drops of blood near the broken glass. There were no other damages inside the library.
4:49 a.m. Deputies were called to a complaint about a car speeding up as another car tried to pass it near mile marker 101 on U.S. Highway 40. Deputies could not find the car.
8:18 a.m. Police were called to a report of an ID card found at Sixth and Oak streets.
11:59 a.m. Police were called to a complaint about a car in the 1700 block of Fetcher Park Drive.
12:20 p.m. Police were called to a request for an officer at the Yampa River in Steamboat where an older man and a 9-year-old girl reportedly were stranded on a rock in the middle of the river after they lost their tube. They were afraid to wade to shore. An officer asked tubers passing by to give the pair a tube to float to shore.
1:05 p.m. Steamboat Springs Fire Rescue emergency responders and police were called to a request for an ambulance for a woman feeling ill in a gas station restroom. Medical crews took the woman to Yampa Valley Medical Center.
3:09 p.m. Police arrested a 43-year-old Craig man on a warrant for criminal mischief in the 700 block of Yampa Street.
3:39 p.m. Deputies were called to a report of wildlife on Routt County Road 42.
3:46 p.m. Police were called to a request for an officer in the 1800 block of Clubhouse Drive for a dispute between a landlord and tenant. Officers told the people to handle the issue civilly.
6:06 p.m. Police contacted a reportedly intoxicated woman in the 800 block of Pine Street. Officers released the woman to a sober friend.
6:20 p.m. Police were called to a complaint about dogs left in a trailer on Jackpine Court.
7:57 p.m. Police arrested a 36-year-old Alabama woman on suspicion of driving under the influence and speeding after a traffic stop at South Lincoln Avenue and Mount Werner Road.
8:18 p.m. Police were called to a report of a burglary alarm in the 900 block of Lincoln Avenue. Everything was fine.
11:14 p.m. Deputies were called to a report of the sound of shots fired near Steamboat Springs Middle School. Deputies determined the sound was from fireworks, and everything was fine.
11:15 p.m. Police were called to a report of an intoxicated person near Sixth and Oak streets. Officers could not find the person.
11:40 p.m. Police were called to a report of a burglary alarm in the 200 block of Lincoln Avenue. Everything was locked.