Drunk on a fire escape: The Record for Friday, Jan. 1 | SteamboatToday.com

Drunk on a fire escape: The Record for Friday, Jan. 1

Friday, Jan. 1, 2021

3:16 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers responded to a report of loud music near the 2600 block of Apres Ski Way. Officers were unable to locate the music.

3:18 a.m. Officers responded to a highly intoxicated person that was stuck on a fire escape near 10th and Yampa streets in Steamboat. The person was able to get down safely.

10:24 a.m. Officers got a report of two bears going toward a trash can near the 3000 block of Apres Ski Way. The call was turned over to wildlife officers.

11:37 a.m. Officers responded to the report of paint on a public bathroom near Little Toots Park. Officers took a report and are investigating the incident.

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3:45 p.m. Officers took a report from one neighbor who felt another neighbor’s complaints to their homeowner’s association was harassment, near the 1800 block of River Queen Lane.

11:03 p.m. Officers received a report of loud noise and yelling coming from a hotel room near the 2000 block of Village Inn Court. It was a parent trying to quiet down their children who did not want to go to bed.

Total incidents: 40

• Steamboat officers responded to 25 cases including calls for service and officer initiated incidents such as traffic stops.

• Routt County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to six cases including calls for service and officer initiated incidents such as traffic stops.

• Steamboat Springs Fire Rescue responded to eight calls for service.

• Oak Creek Fire Protection District 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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