Dog rescued from ice: The Record for Sunday, Dec. 16, 2018
Sunday, Dec. 16, 2018
1:13 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers responded to a report of someone banging on the door of someone’s cabin at a campground in the 3600 block of Lincoln Avenue. A drunken woman misunderstood where she was supposed to be staying.
2:04 a.m. Officers responded to a report of an assault in a residence in the 2000 block of Walton Creek Road. The incident is under investigation.
9:30 a.m. Routt County Search and Rescue was called to help find two snowmobilers who did not return when they were expected.
12:55 p.m. Routt County Sheriff’s Office deputies and a Steamboat Springs Fire Rescue ambulance were called to a report of an unknown injury vehicle crash around mile marker two on Routt County Road 43.
1:12 p.m. A dog bit a person at Rita Valentine Park.
2:59 p.m. Officers were called to a report of a drunken pedestrian at Lincoln Avenue and Old Fish Creek Falls Road. Officers spoke to the man, and he was OK.
3:10 p.m. West Routt Fire Protection District firefighters rescued an animal at Dry Creek Park in Hayden. A dog had fallen in the icy pond and could not get out. A firefighter donned an ice suit and got the dog out.
5:04 p.m. Steamboat Springs Fire Rescue and the Routt County Sheriff’s Office responded to an illegal burn in the 33800 block of Routt County Road 14.
9:19 p.m. Officers and the Routt County coroner were called to respond to an unattended death in the 1400 block of Morgan Court. An elderly man died of natural causes.
9:33 p.m. A person was reportedly walking around cars in a suspicious manner in a parking lot in the 900 block of Lincoln Avenue. Officers spoke to the man.
11:28 p.m. Officers checked on a drunken pedestrian at Walton Creek and Whistler roads. Everything was OK.
Total incidents: 55
• Steamboat police had 34 cases that included calls for service and officer-initiated incidents such as traffic stops.
• The Routt County Sheriff’s Office had six cases that included calls for service and officer-initiated incidents such as traffic stops.
• Steamboat Springs Fire Rescue responded to 10 calls for service.
• West Routt Fire Protection District responded to two calls for service.
• Oak Creek Fire Protection District responded to two calls for service.
• Routt County Search and Rescue 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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