The Record for April 6
April 8, 2009
Steamboat Springs — Monday, April 6
2:12 a.m. Routt County Sheriff’s Office deputies were called to a car crash where a pickup truck had hit a guardrail. The crash was in Grand County and deputies turned the incident over to local law enforcement.
3:13 a.m. Steamboat Springs Fire Rescue emergency responders and Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to an ambulance request in on the 300 block of Pine Street. Paramedics transported an 83-year-old male reporting chest pain to Yampa Valley Medical Center.
9:46 a.m. Deputies were called to a report of threats in Oak Creek where a man reportedly sent text messages to a woman, threatening to kidnap two South Routt children. Deputies are continuing the investigation. An investigator said the man likely was out of state throughout the incident.
12:38 p.m. Police arrested a 48-year-old Steamboat Springs woman on a warrant in the 1300 block of Dream Island Plaza.
12:53 p.m. Police were called to a report of vandalism in the 1100 block of South Lincoln Avenue where a car windshield was broken. Police discovered that a 38-pound rubber band ball apparently had been pushed down Ramada Inn Drive and struck the windshield of the car. Police took the rubber band ball into evidence. The investigation is ongoing.
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2:37 p.m. Deputies were called to an animal complaint at County Road 27 and Trout Creek where sheep were on the road. Deputies helped corral the sheep back into a pen.
3:33 p.m. Deputies were called to a one-vehicle, noninjury crash on Colorado Highway 131 between Phippsburg and Yampa, where a truck had run off the road. The incident was turned over to Colorado State Patrol troopers.
3:41 p.m. Deputies were called to a report of threats in Steamboat Springs where a teacher reported being verbally abused.
5:39 p.m. Police were called to a disturbance at the One Steamboat Place construction site where a construction worker reportedly was intoxicated on the job. The worker reportedly kicked in a door before leaving the site. Officers contacted the man as he walked near the road and took him to detox at Routt County Jail. Officers issued the man a trespassing warning and a citation for possession of drug paraphernalia.
6:57 p.m. Police were called to a report of animal bites on Medicine Springs Drive.
7:10 p.m. Police were called to a report of a hit and run in the 2300 block of Mount Werner Circle.
9:53 p.m. Deputies arrested a 21-year-old Steamboat Springs man on suspicion of driving under the influence, DUI per se and speeding following a traffic stop at Amethyst Drive and C.R. 36.
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