The Record for Sunday, Nov. 29, 2015
Sunday, Nov. 29, 2015
Police, fire and ambulance calls
1:49 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers contacted a driver who was in a vehicle that was stopped in the 400 block of Lincoln Avenue. Police arrested the driver on suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol.
8:05 a.m. Officers were called to a report of someone violating a protection order.
8:14 a.m. Routt County Sheriff’s Office deputies and Steamboat Springs Fire Rescue paramedics were called to a report of a person who was not conscious or breathing in the 40000 block of Riverbend Trail. The person was pronounced dead. Deputies did not find anything suspicious about the death during an initial investigation.
9:32 a.m. Officers were called to a report of a person who left without paying for gas at a station in the 1400 block of Pine Grove Road. It was an accident, and the person came back and paid for the gas.
10:39 a.m. Officers were called to a report of a hit and run in the 1800 block of Central Park Drive. A driver backed into another vehicle and drove away.
2:16 p.m. Officers were called to a report of a drunken man at a grocery store in the 1400 block of South Lincoln Avenue. The man was taken to the hospital and then to detox.
3:14 p.m. Someone wanted to talk to an officer about a project they are doing for school. Officers said they regularly talk to students for projects.
5:54 p.m. Officers were called to a report of a digital recorder that was found at City Market.
7:46 p.m. Steamboat Springs Fire Rescue paramedics were called to a report of an 80-year-old woman who was choking at a restaurant in the 1800 block of Ski Time Square Drive. Two off-duty firefighters happened to be eating with their wives at a table nearby and saved the woman using the Heimlich maneuver. She was taken to the hospital in good condition.
8:18 p.m. Officers were called to a person speeding and swerving on U.S. Highway 40. The person was pulled over. They were fine, but police gave them a warning.
10:46 p.m. A person called police reporting that they saw tire tracks in the snow leading off of a road in the 1000 block of Blue Sage Drive. The person was concerned a vehicle may have crashed. Police did not find a vehicle.
10:59 p.m. Officers were called to a report of a suspicious incident at the Colorado Mountain College dorms. Someone was taking pictures of people snowboarding, and they thought it was suspicious. No action was taken.
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