Failed hooky attempt: The Record for Thursday, April 4, 2019 |

Failed hooky attempt: The Record for Thursday, April 4, 2019

Thursday, April 4, 2019

12:42 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police department officers contacted a group of people who were lost and looking for a home they had rented for the weekend. An officer escorted them to the address. 

1:29 a.m. A resident in the 10 block of Sequoia Court called officers for help kicking out an intoxicated woman who refused to leave his house. She was eventually transported to the hospital for detox. 

8:29 a.m. Officers escorted a kid to school after he refused to go on his own.

10:20 a.m. Officers were called about a bear sleeping in a tree in the 800 block of Yahmonite Street. 

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10:34 a.m. Steamboat Springs Fire Rescue firefighters were called about a report of a structure fire at a business in the 600 block of Lincoln Avenue. Employees of the business called shortly after to say it was a false alarm. 

1:18 p.m. A resident in the 2900 block of West End Avenue called officers for help getting rid of a feral cat that had been living under the porch. Animal Control officers caught the cat and took it to the Routt County Humane Society. 

2:52 p.m. Officers were called about a report of fraud. Someone had been trying to use a family member’s information to get a loan. 

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5:31 p.m. Employees of a business in the 300 block of Seventh Street called officers about an ongoing issue of people parking in the handicap spots.  

7:25 p.m. Routt County Sheriff’s Office deputies were called about a reported disturbance at a business in the 200 block of West Jefferson Avenue in Hayden.

7:45 p.m. Officers were called about a truck “rolling coal” at Walton Creek Road and South Lincoln Avenue. They were not able to find the vehicle. 

11 p.m. A concerned resident told police about a drunken woman who was struggling to get into her house. An officer helped her and made sure she was OK on her own. 

Total incidents: 49

  • Steamboat officers had 32 cases that included calls for service and officer-initiated incidents such as traffic stops.
  • Sheriff’s deputies had 14 cases that included calls for service and officer-initiated incidents such as traffic stops.
  • Steamboat firefighters responded to three calls 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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