Drunken man keeps falling off bar stool: The Record for Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019 | SteamboatToday.com

Drunken man keeps falling off bar stool: The Record for Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019

Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019

10:23 a.m. Routt County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to a three-vehicle crash at mile marker 34 near Toponas. One vehicle rolled over, but no one was injured.

12:49 p.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called about a suspicious incident in the 3100 block of Ingles Lane. A manager of the hotel suspected that an employee and their daughter were dealing drugs on the property and had since disappeared from town.

1:04 p.m. A resident in the 1300 block of Dream Island Plaza called officers to report that a neighbor was taking pictures of their children playing outside. The neighbor told officers they were taking pictures to prove the children were playing in someone else’s yard.

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2:21 p.m. A person called officers to report they had paid someone $300 for WinterWonderGrass Festival tickets and had not received them.

3:32 p.m. Officers were called about a woman who lost her wallet at a liquor store in the 500 block of South Lincoln Avenue.

8:33 p.m. Employees at a bar in the 1800 block of Ski Time Square called officers about a drunken man who kept falling off his bar stool. Officers located the man at another business at Steamboat Resort. They could not find a sober person to take him home, so they transported the man to the hospital for detox.

8:49 p.m. Officers were called about an SUV blasting music in the 1300 block of Sparta Plaza. The vehicle was gone by the time officers arrived.

11:13 p.m. An officer investigated a suspicious vehicle in a parking lot in the 1300 block of Lincoln Avenue. A woman was resting in her car before driving to Oak Creek.

11:15 p.m. Officers were called about four people trespassing in a hot tub at a condominium complex in the 500 block of Ore House Plaza. Officers contacted the people and found they were renters there. They were using the hot tub after hours and had to leave.

Total incidents: 45

  • Steamboat officers had 28 cases that included calls for service and officer-initiated incidents such as traffic stops.
  • Routt County deputies had seven cases that included calls for service and officer-initiated incidents such as traffic stops.
  • Steamboat Springs Fire Rescue firefighters responded to seven calls for service.
  • Yampa Fire Protection District firefighters responded to one call for service.
  • North Routt Fire Protection District firefighters responded to one call for service.
  • West Routt 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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