Man sneaks into hotel hot tub: The Record for Sunday, April 21 | SteamboatToday.com

Man sneaks into hotel hot tub: The Record for Sunday, April 21

Sunday, April 21, 2019

1:31 a.m.  A Steamboat Springs Police Department officer noticed a vehicle driving oddly in the 500 block of Lincoln Avenue. The driver of the car said they were headed to jump-start a friend’s car and didn’t want to turn around the car in front of a cop.

1:44 a.m.  Officers conducted a traffic stop in the area of Lincoln Avenue and 12th Street. The driver of the car was arrested on suspicion of obstructing a peace officer after running inside a building and refusing to come out. The person eventually came back out. He also received traffic citations for an open alcoholic beverage container and making an improper left turn.

3:41 p.m.  Routt County Sheriff’s Office deputies were called to a suspicious incident in the 28000 block of Routt County Road 6D near Yampa.

4:12 p.m. Deputies were called to an animal bite in the 27000 block of Brandon Circle near Steamboat.

8:59 p.m. Steamboat Springs Fire Rescue firefighters were called to assist someone who was bleeding in the 1800 block of Bear Drive.

11:45 p.m. Officers were called to a report of a drunken man in the hallway of a hotel in the 2100 block of Ingles Lane. The man didn’t know where he was staying and said he wasn’t feeling well, so he sneaked into the hot tub. He refused medical transport. Officers eventually gave him a courtesy ride to his apartment.

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Total incidents: 41

  • Steamboat officers had 28 cases that included calls for service and officer-initiated incidents such as traffic stops.
  • Sheriff’s deputies had eight cases that included calls for service and officer-initiated incidents such as traffic stops.
  • Steamboat firefighters responded to five 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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