Elk on hillside: The Record for Saturday, April 14, 2018
April 15, 2018
Saturday, April 14, 2018
10:29 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of shoplifting at a grocery store in the 1800 block of Central Park Drive. A man left the store with a grocery cart filled with items and did not pay for them. The man told police he accidentally did it because he was "out of it." He was cited for theft.
10:47 a.m. Officers were called to a report of threats. A woman said her ex-husband said he hoped she "fell off the face of the earth." Police determined there was no crime committed because a person cannot fall off the face of the earth.
12:23 p.m. North Routt Fire Protection District firefighters were called to help a sick person in the 49500 block of Routt County Road 129.
1:31 p.m. Officers were called to a report of elk on a hillside at Old Mount Werner Road and Steamboat Boulevard. People were stopping to look at them and causing a scene.
2:12 p.m. Steamboat Springs Fire Rescue firefighters were called to help a person with abdominal pain at the high school.
6 p.m. Officers were called to a report of a shed burglarized in the 300 block of Kelhi Court.
6:30 p.m. Routt County Search and Rescue volunteers were called to rescue a person on Buffalo Mountain.
9:50 p.m. Steamboat firefighters were called to help a person who fell in the 1400 block of Robert E. Lee Lane.
11:19 p.m. Officers were called to a report of loud noise in the 2300 block of Ski Trail Lane.
11:43 p.m. Officers were called to a report of a person missing from a hotel in the 2300 block of Mount Werner Circle.
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