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Man breaks window, runs away: The Record for Tuesday, Jan. 8

The Record for Tuesday, Jan. 8

1:38 a.m. Steamboat Springs Fire Rescue firefighters responded to a report of an unconscious person at a hotel in the 2300 block of Mount Werner Circle.

3:02 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers stopped to investigate an open garage door at a business in the 1500 block of Mid Valley Drive. Officers closed the door.

3:13 a.m. Steamboat firefighters responded to five requests for an ambulance transport.

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7:07 a.m. Routt County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to a report of harassment in Clark.

8:29 a.m. Officers and firefighters responded to a crash in the 140 block of Trafalgar Drive.

10:05 a.m. Officers responded to a report of fraud in the 1400 block of Morgan Court. Money was stolen, and officers are investigating it as a felony.

12:07 p.m. Officers responded to a report of fraud in the 1100 block of Walton Creek Road. A person reported unauthorized charges on his or her credit card.

12:28 p.m. Officers responded to an animal complaint at a business in the 1700 block of Lincoln Avenue.

12:34 p.m. Officers responded to a report of a theft in the 1400 block of 13th Street. A person reportedly lost his or her cellphone on a Steamboat Springs Transit bus. When transit officials reviewed video from the bus, they discovered the phone had been stolen.

12:43 p.m. Officers responded to a report of a hit-and-run crash at a business in the 1800 block of Elk River Plaza. A person found damage on his or her car.

1:38 p.m. Officers responded to a report of trespassing at a hotel in the 2300 block of Mount Werner Circle. Steamboat Resort security said the man left on his own before officers arrived.

4:22 p.m. Deputies responded to an animal complaint at mile marker 1 on Routt County Road 14 in Oak Creek.

5:32 p.m. Deputies and Routt County Search and Rescue volunteers were called to a search near C.R. 64A near Clark. Two brothers who caretake a ranch off Seedhouse Road became separated. When one brother, who didn’t have a cellphone, failed to return to the planned rendezvous point, the other brother called for help. The brothers were able to get in touch about 35 minutes later.

6:02 p.m. Deputies responded to a report of a drug violation on mile marker 115 on U.S. Highway 40 in Steamboat.

7:23 p.m. Officers responded to a report of criminal mischief at a business in the 2300 block of Mount Werner Circle. A man punched out a window at the business and then ran away. The business provided video of the incident to officers, who later found the man on a city bus. The 26-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of criminal mischief, harassment and violation of a protection order.

7:41 p.m. Firefighters responded to a report of a person who was having difficulty breathing in the Knoll Parking Lot at Steamboat Resort.

9:12 p.m. Officers responded to a report of a drunken pedestrian at a business in the 2300 block of Mount Werner Circle. Officers helped the woman get home and released her to a sober roommate.

10:28 p.m. Officers responded to a report of a disturbance at a grocery store in the 1800 block of Central Park Drive. A man outside the store was yelling incoherently about car keys and his wife. He left before officers arrived.

Total incidents: 51

  • Steamboat police had 29 cases that included calls for service and officer-initiated incidents such as traffic stops.
  • The Routt County Sheriff’s Office had 11 cases that included calls for service and officer-initiated incidents such as traffic stops.
  • Steamboat Springs Fire Rescue responded to 10 calls for service.
  • Routt County Search & Rescue 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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