Man arrested for sleeping in laundromat: The Record for Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2019 | SteamboatToday.com

Man arrested for sleeping in laundromat: The Record for Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2019

Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2019

2:11 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called about a dispute between a woman and her ex-boyfriend. The former boyfriend allegedly broke a window at the woman’s house. Police arrested the ex-boyfriend on charges of criminal mischief.

9:50 a.m. Officers were called about a disturbance at a home in the 2200 block of Elk River Road. A woman who lived there was arguing with a guest about a dog the guest had brought. The woman did not like the dog. Officers mediated the argument.

10:36 a.m. Officers responded to a report of criminal mischief at an apartment complex in the 800 block of Weiss Drive. A transient man had been seen hanging around a laundromat in the complex. Officers were not able to locate the man.

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11:52 a.m. Routt County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to a disturbance in the 38800 block of Spruce Street in Milner. A mother and daughter got into a verbal argument.

2:29 p.m. A man came into the police department to report a hit-and-run that occurred Saturday. The man said his vehicle had been hit, but he was not sure where the incident happened.

4:18 p.m. Officers were called about the same transient man who was hanging around a laundromat in the 800 block of Weiss Drive earlier in the day. The man had returned to the laundromat and was sleeping inside. Officers arrested the man for trespassing.

5:00 p.m. Officers received a call from a woman after her friend accused her of stealing. The friend said the woman had stolen several clothes from the friend’s home. The woman claimed that she did not steal any clothes.

6:05 p.m. Officers were called about a suspicious vehicle in the 900 block of Confluence Court. The vehicle keeps returning to the same location. Someone saw people in the vehicle and flames from a lighter. The reporting person suspected the people were doing drugs.

6:12 p.m. Officers responded to a hit-and-run at the intersection of Anglers Drive and South Lincoln Avenue. A truck pulling a trailer ran into two other vehicles. Officers were unable to find the truck.

Total incidents: 51

  • Steamboat officers had 35 cases that included calls for service and officer-initiated incidents such as traffic stops.
  • Sheriff’s deputies had 10 cases that included calls for service and officer-initiated incidents such as traffic stops.
  • Steamboat Springs Fire Rescue firefighters responded to four calls for service.
  • West Routt Fire Protection District firefighters responded to one call 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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