Man accused of car theft: The Record for Thursday, April 11, 2019 | SteamboatToday.com

Man accused of car theft: The Record for Thursday, April 11, 2019

Thursday, April 11, 2019

6:39 a.m. Steamboat Springs Fire Rescue firefighters helped transport an unconscious man to the hospital.

9:30 a.m. Routt County Sheriff’s Office deputies arrested a Moffat County resident suspected of trespassing and stealing a vehicle from the 40800 block of Routt County Road 68.

10:46 a.m. Deputies assisted the Oak Creek Police Department with an unattended death. A woman’s body was found inside an apartment in the 200 block of South Sharp Street in Oak Creek. She died of natural causes.

12:11 p.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called about a report of a stolen wallet at a condominium complex in the 2000 block of Ski Time Square. The owner of the wallet later found it in his condo. 

3:21 p.m. Two men have been in an ongoing feud regarding a woman. One of the men called officers after he received threats from the other man, who threatened to assault him if he pursued the woman. 

5:53 p.m. Officers received a report of fraud from a gym in the 1900 block of Bridge Lane. Employees have gotten several calls from someone wanting to purchase lessons but requesting the business to process his credit card and return the money to him.

6:09 p.m. Officers were called about an argument between a mother and her teenage son in the 10 block of Sixth Street. 

7:48 p.m. Officers received a report of a drug violation in the 200 block of Mountain Village Circle.  

Crime Stoppers

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10:05 p.m. A man reportedly was in front of a grocery store in the 1800 block of Central Park Drive requesting money to fund a youth camp. Someone called officers after asking the man questions about the camp, which he could not answer. The caller believed the man was scamming people, but the man was gone by the time officers arrived.

10:54 p.m. Officers were called about a suspicious incident at Ninth and Oak streets. Someone caught a man breaking into their vehicle. When the person confronted the man, he ran away. 

11:17 p.m. Officers found a man sleeping in his car in the 700 block of Lithia Springs Road. They told him he couldn’t car camp there.

Total incidents: 33

  • Steamboat officers had 15 cases that included calls for service and officer-initiated incidents such as traffic stops.
  • Sheriff’s deputies had 12 cases that included calls for service and officer-initiated incidents such as traffic stops.
  • Steamboat firefighters responded to four calls for service.
  • Oak Creek Fire Protection District firefighters responded to two 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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