The Record for Wednesday, July 29, 2015
July 30, 2015
Wednesday, July 29, 2015
Police, fire and ambulance calls
1:09 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of a bear in the 800 block of Yampa Street. It was scared away with beanbag rounds.
3:33 a.m. Officers were called to a report of a bear that knocked over a resident's fence at a mobile home park in the first block of Anglers Drive.
5:33 a.m. Oak Creek Fire Protection District firefighters were called to help a person having difficulty breathing in the 100 block of Moffat Avenue.
5:42 a.m. Officers were called to a report of graffiti along the Yampa River Core Trail downtown.
8:09 a.m. Officers were called to a report of a person possibly living in a storage unit in the 1600 block of Shield Drive.
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8:48 a.m. Officers were called to a report of a person rummaging around a construction site in the 1200 block of Clubhouse Circle.
9:39 a.m. Officers were called to a report of a person living in a bathroom at Fetcher Park. A man was given a written warning.
10:12 a.m. Officers were called to a report of a man loitering in the 400 block of Anglers Drive.
11:17 a.m. Steamboat Springs Fire Rescue firefighters were called to help a person who fainted at Bud Werner Memorial Library.
12:02 p.m. Officers were called to a report of a disturbance at a business in the 1800 block of Central Park Drive. A man was reportedly yelling and screaming at customers and employees. When police contacted the man, he said he was upset because the store was accusing him of theft. Reportedly, he was trying to return items with no proof of having purchased them. The 21-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of harassment and disorderly conduct.
1:03 p.m. Officers were called to a report of theft at a business in the 1400 block of Pine Grove Road. A woman who had previously been suspected of stealing straps from the store had come back to the store. She was issued a summons to appear in court.
1:18 p.m. Officers were called to a report of a suspicious person at a bus stop in the 1400 block of Pine Grove Road. A man had set up shopping carts, a table and was "making himself at home" in the bus shelter. Kids in the area were later scared by the man, and he moved along. The man was later suspected of trying to steal a shopping basket from a nearby business.
2:35 p.m. Steamboat firefighters were called to help a diabetic person in the 1000 block of The Boulevard.
2:48 p.m. West Routt Fire Protection District firefighters were called to help a child who was hit in the neck with a baseball at Hayden Valley Elementary School. The child was checked out and was fine.
3:17 p.m. Officers were called to a report of a car that sped through the busy Rotary Park parking lot and drove along the Yampa River Core Trail. The driver then turned around and was stopped by people on the trail. The car keys were taken out of the car. The 19-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of DUI, leaving the scene of an accident, failing to notify police and reckless driving. Police think the man hit a car in the parking lot.
3:52 p.m. Steamboat firefighters were called to help a person with trauma in the first block of Cedar Court.
4:52 p.m. Steamboat firefighters were called to a report of a structure fire in the 500 block of Second Street. A trailer caught fire and was badly damaged. The cause of the fire was not immediately known. No one was home when the fire started, and a neighbor saved three dogs and a cat.
6:27 p.m. Officers were called to a report of a $600 mountain bike stolen in the 2000 block of Ski Time Square Drive.
7:02 p.m. Officers were called to a report of a suspicious incident at 11th Street and Lincoln Avenue. A person saw a man and woman arguing, and the woman jumped out of the car with the car keys. The car was left in the middle of the road and towed.
8:05 p.m. A person reported social media harassment at the police department.
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