The Record for Thursday, May 12, 2016
May 13, 2016
Thursday, May 12, 2016
Police, fire and ambulance calls
10:15 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of fraud at a real estate office in the 600 block of Marketplace Plaza. An employee received an email from a co-worker instructing the employee to wire $20,000 to an account. It was later discovered that the email was fraudulent and disguised to appear as though it had come from someone at the office. The wire transfer was stopped before all the funds were transferred. The real estate office lost about $1,000.
11:11 a.m. Officers were called to a report of a woman who said a neighbor dumped railroad ties on her property. A verbal warning was issued.
1:56 p.m. A person came to the police department to report a problematic bear and drug activity at a mobile home park.
6:13 p.m. Officers were called to a report of a person who saw a woman carrying a handgun at Stehley Park. Police found her, but she did not have a gun.
7:35 p.m. Steamboat Springs Fire Rescue firefighters were called to help a person having a seizure at the Yampa River Core Trail.