Man arrested for allegedly obstructing peace officer: The Record for Thursday, Dec. 19, 2019 | SteamboatToday.com

Man arrested for allegedly obstructing peace officer: The Record for Thursday, Dec. 19, 2019

Thursday, Dec. 19, 2019

11:42 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers received a report of a theft from the 2300 block of Storm Meadows Drive. 

12:21 p.m. Police were called about a suspicious person at a business in the 1700 block of Central Park Drive. 

12:26 p.m. Officers arrested a man on suspicion of obstructing a peace officer, reckless driving and failing to obey a lawful order. 

1:22 p.m. Police investigated the report of a theft at a townhome in the 3100 block of Ingles Lane. 

3:21 p.m. Routt County Sheriff’s Office deputies received a vehicle complaint from mile marker 6 along Routt County Road 129. They arrested a man on suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol, DUI per se, driving under restraint, having an open alcoholic beverage in the vehicle and reckless endangerment. 

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4:16 p.m. Deputies were called about a motor vehicle crash with unknown injuries at mile marker 55 along Colorado Highway 131 near Oak Creek. 

6:23 p.m. Deputies received a report of an illegal burn near the Treehouse Bridge along Mount Werner Road.   

6:40 p.m. Police were called about a suspicious incident in the 500 block of Laurel Street. 

8:02 p.m. Colorado State Patrol troopers arrested a man on suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol and careless driving. 

10:01 p.m. Police were called about a suspicious vehicle near Emerald Park. 

10:56 p.m. Police received a report of a drunken pedestrian outside a bar in the 800 block of Lincoln Avenue. 

Total incidents: 48

  • Steamboat officers had 32 cases that included calls for service and officer-initiated incidents such as traffic stops.
  • Routt County deputies had nine 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.

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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