Passed out in gas station bathroom: The Record for Monday, Feb. 4, 2019 |

Passed out in gas station bathroom: The Record for Monday, Feb. 4, 2019

Monday, Feb. 4, 2019

12:28 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called about a suspicious vehicle in the 100 block of 11th Street. Someone said a person was sleeping in their vehicle. Officers were unable to locate the vehicle.

10:37 a.m. Officers responded to a suspicious incident in the 1400 block of Pine Grove Road. A caller thought that someone was trying to break into a shuttle van. When officers arrived, they found that one of the van’s hubcaps was missing.

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10:43 a.m. Routt County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to a report of trespassing in the 47600 block of Routt County Road 129.

10:50 a.m. Officers were called about a suspected drug deal outside a gas station in the 100 block of Anglers Drive. Someone saw two vehicles exchange money for some kind of package. Officers were unable to locate the vehicles.

11:22 a.m. A property owner in the 600 block of Harms Court called officers to report that people have been trespassing on his land.

12:08 p.m. Officers were called about criminal mischief at a business in the 1100 block of South Lincoln Avenue. A window at the business had been shot twice with a BB gun.

12:08 p.m. Officers responded to a disturbance in the 200 block of Anglers Drive. A man and woman were arguing about their relationship.

12:53 p.m. Officers arrested a man at a gas station in the 600 block of Lincoln Avenue on suspicion of huffing toxic vapors. The man had been found passed out in the bathroom of the gas station.

3:47 p.m. Someone contacted officers to report their backpack had been stolen about a month ago in the 800 block of Howelsen Parkway. The value of the stolen items totaled $110.

Total incidents: 53

  • Steamboat officers had 25 cases that included calls for service and officer-initiated incidents such as traffic stops.
  • Sheriff’s deputies had 16 cases that included calls for service and officer-initiated incidents such as traffic stops.
  • Steamboat Springs Fire Rescue firefighters responded to 11 calls 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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