Gas siphoned from vehicle: The Record for Monday, Nov. 11, 2019 | SteamboatToday.com

Gas siphoned from vehicle: The Record for Monday, Nov. 11, 2019

Monday, Nov. 11, 2019

1:31 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers investigated a suspicious vehicle parked along Burgess Creek Road but found no evidence of criminal activity. 

1:31 a.m. An officer contacted a suspicious vehicle at a parking lot in the 400 block of Howelsen Parkway. A hunter was just resting before heading home. 

10:05 a.m. A man called police after noticing the gas cap to his vehicle was missing and about half of his fuel had been siphoned in the 2500 block of Val d’Isere Circle. 

5:59 p.m. Steamboat Springs Fire Rescue firefighters responded to a dumpster fire at a condominium complex in the 400 block of Tamarack Drive. They were able to douse the flames before they spread. The fire destroyed only the lid to the dumpster.  

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6:05 p.m. Officers were called about a disturbance at a hotel in the 700 block of South Lincoln Avenue. A man was asking guests to help pay for his room. Employees eventually barred him from the property. 

9:47 p.m. Officers were called about someone screaming near a condominium complex in the 500 block of Ore House Plaza. They investigated the area but could not find anyone in distress. 

Total incidents: 39

  • Steamboat officers had 21 cases that included calls for service and officer-initiated incidents such as traffic stops.
  • Routt County Sheriff’s Office deputies had 13 cases that included calls for service and officer-initiated incidents such as traffic stops.
  • Steamboat firefighters responded to four calls for service.
  • North 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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