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Ding dong ditch: The Record for Saturday, May 11

Saturday, May 1, 2019

1:46 a.m. A woman reported a person was ringing her doorbell multiple times, but there was no one at the door when she answered.

7:33 a.m.  A person shoplifted $68 worth of merchandise from a grocery store in Central Park Plaza.

10:05 a.m.  A person reported a mountain bike was stolen from their unit in the 1600 block of Shadow Run Frontage.

10:58 a.m.  West Routt Fire Protection District firefighters assisted a person having breathing difficulty at a store in the 100 block of North Sixth Street in Hayden.

12:02 p.m. Routt County Sheriff’s Office deputies were called to a report of trespass in Mud Alley in Milner.

1:09 p.m. A person shoplifted a $58 necklace from a store in the 700 block of Lincoln Avenue. 

3:49 p.m. A person discovered items were missing from an RV in a storage unit in the 2500 block of Downhill Drive. The person believes they were taken sometime since July 2018.

7:06 p.m.  Steamboat Springs Police Department officers gave a drunken woman a ride home from the area of Seventh and Yampa streets.

Crime Stoppers

If you have information about any unsolved crime, contact Routt County Crime Stoppers. You will remain anonymous and could earn a cash reward.

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• Text: Send “NAMB” and your message to 274637

8:21 p.m. A group of people were feeding a fox table scraps in the 900 block of Pine Grove Circle. Police advised Colorado Parks and Wildlife Wildlife Officers.

8:54 p.m.  Steamboat Springs Fire Rescue firefighters were called to assist someone who was unconscious in the 800 block of Lincoln Avenue.

11:11 p.m. Deputies and Oak Creek Fire Protection District firefighters were called to an unknown injury crash near Routt County roads 16 and 212 near Oak Creek.

11:16 p.m. Colorado State Patrol troopers arrested a person on suspicion of DUI. The person was also cited for having an open alcohol beverage container and careless driving.

Total incidents: 26

  • Steamboat officers had 15 cases that included calls for service and officer-initiated incidents such as traffic stops.
  • Sheriff’s deputies had six cases that included calls for service and officer-initiated incidents such as traffic stops.
  • Steamboat firefighters responded to two calls for service.
  • Oak Creek firefighters responded to two calls for service.
  • West Routt 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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