Man hallucinates burglary: The Record for Monday, May 13 | SteamboatToday.com

Man hallucinates burglary: The Record for Monday, May 13

Monday, May 13, 2019

6:11 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called about a man stumbling around a parking lot at Cypress Court and Skyview Lane. He was taken to the hospital for an alcohol detox. 

8:46 a.m. Police received a report of a burglary at a residence in the 400 block of Eighth Street. A resident there had seen two people break into his house and steal things. Officers investigated and found no one in the house and nothing stolen or damaged. The man had hallucinated the incident, according to police, but officers are unsure what caused the hallucination.

12:04 p.m. Officers were called about an ongoing dispute between neighbors who don’t like each other in the 1300 block of Dream Island Plaza. 

12:10 p.m. A person called police after finding drug paraphernalia along the side of the road in the 3400 block of Lincoln Avenue. 

5:49 p.m. Yampa Fire Protection District firefighters responded to a report of a wildland fire in the 14100 block of Routt County Road 7A near Yampa. A controlled burn spread across the road and burned a slash pile on a neighboring property. Firefighters quickly were able to extinguish the flames.

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9:47 p.m. Routt County Sheriff’s Office deputies received a report of a suspicious incident at a residence in the 6000 block of Homesteader Lane in Hayden. A man there thought someone had broken into the house, but deputies found no sign of criminal activity.

9:57 p.m. A woman requested that police check on her adult son after he called her drunk and in need of help. Officers found the son and helped transport him to the hospital for detox.

10:19 p.m. Officers were called about a bear trying to get inside a dumpster in the 2800 block of Alpenglow Way. 

Total incidents: 44

  • Steamboat officers had 25 cases that included calls for service and officer-initiated incidents such as traffic stops.
  • Sheriff’s deputies had 11 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.
  • Yampa 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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