Man arrested for allegedly brandishing weapon on bus: The Record for Friday, Oct. 4, 2019
Friday, Oct. 4, 2019
12:03 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers responded to a fight at a hotel in the 200 block of Lincoln Avenue. One man was arrested on suspicion of vehicular eluding, aggravated motor vehicle theft, driving under the influence, reckless driving and third-degree assault.
6:18 a.m. Officers were called about someone trespassing in the 500 block of Lincoln Avenue.
11:24 a.m. Routt County Sheriff’s Office deputies were called about a man rummaging through someone’s vehicle at a gas station in the 16000 block of Colorado Highway 131 in Yampa. The owner of the vehicle chased away the man, who was seen walking along the highway carrying a blanket.
1:26 p.m. Police were called about a drunken pedestrian at Apres Ski Way and Village Drive.
1:57 p.m. An armed person was reportedly on a bus at Fifth Street and Lincoln Avenue. Officers arrested a suspect and charged him with menacing, endangering public transportation and prohibited use of a weapon.
2:48 p.m. Deputies were called about a motor vehicle crash with unknown injuries in the 13100 block of U.S. Highway 40.
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7:59 p.m. Deputies were called about another crash with unknown injuries at mile marker 66 along Colorado Highway 131.
8:38 p.m. Deputies were called about a drunken pedestrian in the 41200 block of Marabou Loop.
Total incidents: 48
- Steamboat officers had 24 cases that included calls for service and officer-initiated incidents such as traffic stops.
- Sheriff’s deputies had 15 cases that included calls for service and officer-initiated incidents such as traffic stops.
- Steamboat Springs Fire Rescue firefighters responded to six calls for service.
- Oak Creek Fire Protection District firefighters responded to one call for service.
- North Routt Fire Protection District firefighters responded to one call for service.
- West 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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