$2K theft from storage unit: The Record for Thursday, Jan. 13, 2020 | SteamboatToday.com

$2K theft from storage unit: The Record for Thursday, Jan. 13, 2020

Thursday, Jan. 13, 2020

8:23 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to conduct a welfare check at a grocery store in the 1400 block of South Lincoln Avenue.

11:47 a.m. Routt County Sheriff’s Office deputies were called to mediate an argument between a married couple in the 100 block of Sixth Street.

1:38 p.m. Police received a report of fraud from a technology business in the 2600 block of Jacob Circle.

3:55 p.m. Deputies were called about a crash at mile marker 2 along Routt County Road 16 near Oak Creek. While no one was injured, one of the drivers involved got aggressive when the other driver called to report the incident.

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5:35 p.m. Deputies received a report of theft at a storage unit in the 21400 block of U.S. Highway 40 in Milner. The caller reported losing more than $2,000 worth of items, including clothes, a TV, a purse and household items.

11:32 p.m. Deputies contacted a suspicious man smoking a cigarette near traffic late at night at mile marker 136 along U.S. Highway 40. The man told deputies he was retrieving items from a nearby storage unit but did not want to get smoke inside the unit.

Total incidents: 55

  • Steamboat officers had 37 cases that included calls for service and officer-initiated incidents such as traffic stops.
  • Routt County deputies had 13 cases that included calls for service and officer-initiated incidents such as traffic stops.
  • Steamboat Springs Fire Rescue firefighters responded to three calls for service.
  • Oak Creek Fire Protection District firefighters responded to one call for service.
  • West Routt Fire Protection District firefighters responded to one call for service.

The Record offers a glimpse of police activity and is not a comprehensive report of all police activity. Calls such as domestic violence, sexual assaults and juvenile situations typically do not appear in The Record.



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