Heavy breathing on the other line: The Record for Thursday, Aug. 20, 2020
Thursday, Aug. 20, 2020
2:24 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called about a drunken pedestrian at Fifth and Yampa streets.
10:28 a.m. Police received a report of people smoking marijuana at the Howelsen Skate Park. The smokers were gone by the time officers arrived.
11:08 a.m. Police were notified about someone getting a suspicious call in which the person on the other end of the line did not say anything but was breathing heavily. Officers took a report.
12:28 p.m. Routt County Sheriff’s Office deputies received a report of a theft in the 21300 block of Foss Drive.
2:13 p.m. Police were called about a woman causing a disturbance at a food bank in the 2100 block of Curve Court. The woman was taken into custody after officers discovered she had a warrant out for her arrest.
3:06 p.m. Steamboat Springs Fire Rescue medics were called to assist someone with a head injury at a bus stop in the 1400 block of 13th Street.
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3:43 p.m. Police were called about a vehicle with slashed tires at a mobile home park in the 1300 block of Dream Island Plaza.
5:49 p.m. Police were called about a suspicious person taking pictures of children swimming in the Yampa River at Charlie’s Hole.
11:18 p.m. Police were called about someone screaming at a condominium complex in the 2000 block of Walton Creek Road. When officers arrived, they did not hear or see anyone in distress.
Total incidents: 74
- Steamboat officers had 39 cases that included calls for service and officer-initiated incidents such as traffic stops.
- Sheriff’s Office deputies had 26 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.
- West Routt Fire Protection District firefighters responded to one call for service.
- Yampa 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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