Campaign sign leads to argument: The Record for Saturday, Sept. 26, 2020
Saturday, Sept. 26, 2020
12:41 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers responded to a disturbance in the 1400 block of Flattop Circle. A group of people had been at a bar before inviting another group of men back to a house. A disturbance began inside, which involved a purse grabbing, and moved to an altercation outside as police arrived on the scene.
10:35 a.m. Officers responded to a report of a male and female arguing in the parking lot of a business in the 100 block of Lincoln Avenue. One person was holding up a political sign that offended another person, and that person came over and started arguing.
12:34 p.m. Police were called by someone who reported a bear following them into their garage in the 2400 block of Ski Trail Lane. The bear was trying to get into the trash and left before officers arrived.
12:51 p.m. Officers received a report of a restaurant in the 1800 block of Elk River Plaza getting prank calls. Numerous businesses have been reporting the prank calls.
2:24 p.m. Police responded to a report about a person who refused to show identification at a store in the 100 block of Ninth Street.
3:57 p.m. Oak Creek Fire Protection District firefighters responded to a structure fire.
4:15 p.m. Routt County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to a report of an illegal burn on Routt County Road 38.
4:24 p.m. Deputies, joined by Routt County Search and Rescue volunteers, responded to a call for assistance at Fish Creek Falls.
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7:19 p.m. Police responded to a report of a loud party in the 1400 block of Flattop Circle.
9:47 p.m. Deputies responded to an alleged theft in the 27000 block of Silver Spur Street.
Total incidents: 59
- Steamboat officers had 32 cases that included calls for service and officer-initiated incidents such as traffic stops.
- Sheriff’s Office deputies had 18 cases that included calls for service and officer-initiated incidents such as traffic stops.
- Steamboat Springs Fire Rescue firefighters responded to six calls for service.
- West Routt Fire Protection District firefighters responded to one call for service.
- Oak Creek firefighters responded to one call for service.
- Search and Rescue volunteers 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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