Bear breaks into trash cans: The Record for Sunday, Oct. 6, 2019 | SteamboatToday.com

Bear breaks into trash cans: The Record for Sunday, Oct. 6, 2019

Sunday, Oct. 6, 2019

4:22 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers arrested a person on suspicion of criminal mischief, a misdemeanor.

6:19 a.m. Yampa Valley Regional Airport firefighters were called to an elevator issue at the airport.

9:57 a.m. Officers received a report of a missing juvenile in the 1300 block of Walton Creek Road. The kid returned home.

11:26 a.m. Officers received a report of threats. A person was upset with the services provided at a hospital in the 1000 block of Central Park Drive and said the facility should be blown up.

12:21 a.m. Officers were called to a report of juvenile shoplifting at a store in Central Park Plaza.

2:09 p.m. Officers received a report of a missing juvenile in the 3000 block of Village Drive. The kid returned home.

4:18 p.m. Routt County Sheriff’s Office deputies were called to a report of a suspicious incident at the Fox Curve Trailhead.

8:12 p.m. A person reported hearing shots or fireworks in the area of the 1000 block of Pine Street.

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9:46 p.m. Officers warned occupants of a vehicle at the Stockbridge Transit Center that camping is not allowed in city limits.

11:19 p.m. Deputies responded to a suspicious vehicle at Chuck Lewis State Wildlife Area.

11:44 p.m. A person reported a bear had broken into a trash can that wasn’t wildlife resistant in the 100 block of Missouri Avenue. Officers took a report.

Total incidents: 55

  • Steamboat officers had 30 cases that included calls for service and officer-initiated incidents such as traffic stops.
  • Sheriff’s deputies had 19 cases that included calls for service and officer-initiated incidents such as traffic stops.
  • Steamboat Springs Fire Rescue firefighters responded to five calls for service.
  • Yampa Valley Regional Airport 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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