Cooperative moose: The Record for June 24, 2018
Sunday, June 24, 2018
12:23 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a motor vehicle crash in the 1900 block of 13th Street. A person on a scooter hit a dog. The driver was conscious and breathing but was bleeding from the head. The driver was transported to UCHealth Yampa Valley Medical Center. The dog was fine.
3:02 a.m. Officers were called to a report of a drunken pedestrian at Lincoln Avenue and Old Fish Creek Falls Road. An off-duty officer observed an unconscious person on the side of Lincoln Avenue. Officers spoke to the person, who was very intoxicated. The person was medically cleared by an ambulance and released to a sober roommate.
9:50 a.m. Officers were called to a report of a bear in the 2600 block of Cross Timbers Trail. A caller reported a bear in the dumpster. Officers chased the bear away.
2 p.m. Officers were called to a wildlife incident at a hotel in the 2300 block of Mount Werner Circle. A few moose were munching on reeds outside of the building. Officers asked the crowd of drivers watching the moose to move along. The moose ate a little bit longer before they crossed the road and left. Officers said the moose were cooperative.
6:36 p.m. Routt County Sheriffs Office deputies were called to a report of a motor vehicle crash near mile marker 36 on Colorado Highway 131 north of Toponas. A 27-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of DUI and careless driving.
6:52 p.m. Officers were called to a report of a suspicious incident. A person received a phone call from her niece’s phone. Someone told the woman they had found the phone. The woman had not recently heard from her niece and was concerned.
9:02 p.m. Officers were called to a report of a bear in the 2700 block of Cross Timbers Trail. It was the same dumpster bear as earlier, but the bear was now exploring a recycling bin. When officers arrived on the scene, the containers were secure and there was no sign of the bear.
9:44 p.m. Officers were called to a report of a suspicious person at a business in the 2400 block of Lincoln Avenue. Officers attempted to locate a man who jumped out of a vehicle and ran.
9:48 p.m. Officers conducted a traffic stop at Lincoln Avenue and Old Fish Creek Falls Road. A 46-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of DUI and failure to yield.
10:53 p.m. Officers were called to a report of a suspicious person on Captain Jack Drive. Officers spoke to a man in a parking lot that was inspecting equipment that had just been delivered.
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