Flickering lights: The Record for Sunday, Nov. 11, 2018 | SteamboatToday.com

Flickering lights: The Record for Sunday, Nov. 11, 2018

Sunday, Nov. 11, 2018

12:09 a.m. Routt County Sheriff’s Office deputies were called to an unknown injury vehicle crash near mile marker five on Routt County Road 14 near Oak Creek.

12:36 a.m. A Steamboat Springs Police Department officer noticed a suspicious car parked near Fourth Street and Lincoln Avenue. A person was sleeping in the back of the car because he was intoxicated and decided not to drive.

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6:14 a.m. A person left a message on the Stockbridge Transit Center’s voicemail requesting permission to sleep inside the building. No one was in the building.

6:15 a.m. Officers arrested a 26-year-old person on suspicion of third-degree assault.

1:28 p.m. Officers arrested a 28-year-old on suspicion of contempt of court and failure to appear on municipal court charges.

1:49 p.m. Officers received a report of a drunken man in the back of a taxi near Sixth and Oak streets. The man was transported to UCHealth Yampa Valley Medical Center for detox.

6:53 p.m. Officers were called to a suspicious incident at Fetcher Pond. Malfunctioning lights in the park were flickering on and off.

Total incidents: 34 

  • Steamboat police had 24 cases that included calls for service and officer-initiated incidents such as traffic stops.
  • The Routt County Sheriff’s Office had five cases that included calls for service and officer-initiated incidents such as traffic stops.
  • Steamboat Springs Fire Rescue responded to five 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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