The Record for June 22
June 24, 2008
12:14 a.m. Five boys were reported to be running outside the Celebrity Resorts Hilltop hotel with guns. The guns in question were Airsoft guns, which are BB guns.
12:19 a.m. A domestic dispute was reported in Steamboat Springs. The reporting party claimed that three people had beaten him up. All four had been drinking, and one person was taken to detox.
12:52 a.m. A fight in progress was reported in the 500 block of Crawford Avenue. Roommates were arguing about money. The parties agreed to keep it down and were given a warning.
12:51 a.m. A hit-and-run was reported in the 1700 block of Ski Time Square. A van reportedly turned out of Ski Time Square and ran over a light pole. Police had no further information to identify the van or the driver.
1:39 a.m. A suspicious vehicle was reported at Pine Grove Road and the Mountain Fire Station. The vehicle was parked in the dark near the station. Police Sgt. Gerard Geis said “a couple of romantics in the vehicle were asked to take it somewhere else.”
1:47 a.m. A 46-year-old Steamboat Springs man was arrested after a traffic stop at Lincoln Avenue and High Point Drive. He was charged with driving under the influence, weaving, driving without a license and failure to signal.
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1:56 a.m. A second fight in progress was reported in the 500 block of Crawford Avenue. The same roommates were arguing again. Two of the roommates were given a ride to another location for the night.
6:52 a.m. A wallet was found at Fifth Street and Lincoln Avenue. The owner was found later, and it was turned over to him.
6:58 a.m. Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to an animal complaint in the 200 block of Lincoln Avenue. The caller said there had been a horse in a trailer for a couple of days. The horse had been kicking the trailer at night, trying to get out. The caller was concerned for the horse’s welfare.
8:38 a.m. Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to an animal complaint in the 38000 block of Routt County Road 53 in Hayden. The caller said an older yellow Labrador retriever had been tied outside since Friday. The dog had been tied to the caller’s trailer in the shade.
9:50 a.m. Five horses in distress were reported in a field in Oak Creek. The horses were tied together and possibly injured.
11:53 a.m. Police responded to an ambulance request at Howelsen Hill. A child was hit in the head with a softball. He was transported to Yampa Valley Medical Center but was OK.
11:55 a.m. A theft was reported in the 600 block of Tamarack Drive. A young lady reported that her purse was stolen out of her car.
Noon. Vandalism was reported in the 700 block of Yampa Street. Someone broke into a fenced area at a construction site. There was some damage to the fence but nothing else. Police had no suspect information.
1:09 p.m. Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to an animal complaint at U.S. Highway 40 and Colorado Highway 131. A 180-pound Saint Bernard without a collar was wandering along the road.
1:41 p.m. A trespass in progress was reported on County Road 36. Four people were picking the caller’s ferns.
2:18 p.m. A woman reported that her purse was stolen in the 800 block of Lincoln Avenue.
2:21 p.m. A trespass in progress was reported at U.S. 40 and Walton Pond. It was a case of mistaken identity.
3:33 p.m. Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to a civil complaint in the 25000 block of C.R. 15. The caller asked a person to leave his or her property, and the person refused.
7:15 p.m. Domestic violence was reported in Hayden. It was a verbal dispute that also might have gotten physical. No more information was available.
8:41 p.m. A person complained about a bicyclist on the roadway at U.S. 40 and Pine Grove Road. The bicyclist was gone when the officer arrived.
10:16 p.m. Police responded to a burglar alarm at a business in the 600 block of Lincoln Avenue. Everything was secure.
11:10 p.m. A person complained about noise at Sixth and Yampa streets, saying a group of people was yelling in the middle of the street. They were gone when the officer arrived.