Naked men jump in river: The Record for Saturday, March 14 |

Naked men jump in river: The Record for Saturday, March 14

Saturday, March 14, 2020

12:46 a.m. A disturbance was reported to Steamboat Springs Police Department officers in the 2300 block of Apres Ski Way. An intoxicated man was pounding on the door of a unit. The door eventually broke down, causing him to realize he was not at the correct unit and his friends weren’t just not letting him in.

1:49 a.m. A drunk pedestrian was requesting a ride home in the 1900 block of Cimarron Circle. The reporting party denied the request. Officers found the man soaking in a hot tub when they arrived on scene.

5:32 a.m. Officers were called to a disturbance in the 3600 block of South Lincoln Avenue. A man and a woman were having an argument. Officers mediated the situation. The male party was intoxicated and transported to the hospital.

12:23 p.m. A dog with a cone on its head and what appeared to be an injured leg was reported at large at 11th and Pine streets. Officers were unable to get close to the animal.

3:14 p.m. A woman who appeared intoxicated was reported getting into a vehicle at the intersection of Fourth Street and Lincoln Avenue. Officers stopped her and discovered marijuana in her car along with a child. She was arrested and charged with child abuse, driving while under the influence, refusing a breathalyzer test, driving without a valid license and possession of a controlled substance.

5:05 p.m. A group of intoxicated men stripped and jumped in the Yampa River in the 1300 block of Dream Island Plaza. Officers asked the men to keep the noise down.

8:03 p.m. Officers responded to a civil complaint in the 3400 block of Apres Ski Way. Neighbors were arguing over where snow was being placed.

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Total incidents: 57

  • Steamboat officers had 39 cases that included calls for service and officer-initiated incidents such as traffic stops.
  • Routt County Sheriff’s Office deputies had seven cases that included calls for service and officer-initiated incidents such as traffic stops.
  • Steamboat Springs Fire Rescue firefighters responded to 10 calls for service.
  • North Routt Fire Protection District firefighters responded to one 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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