Psychedelic drug bust: The Record for Friday, Feb. 22, 2019 | SteamboatToday.com

Psychedelic drug bust: The Record for Friday, Feb. 22, 2019

Friday, Feb. 22, 2019

9:21 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called about two adult brothers in a fistfight at a bus stop at Steamboat Resort.

1:39 p.m. Officers were called about a Steamboat Springs Transit bus that could not park at a stop at Ninth Street and Lincoln Avenue because a car had parked there.

3:08 p.m. Officers contacted a drunken pedestrian barely able to walk in the 2300 block of Mount Werner Circle. The man was transported to the hospital for detox.

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5:56 p.m. Routt County Sheriff’s Office deputies were called about a motor vehicle crash with unknown injuries at mile marker 2 along Routt County Road 129.

7:31 p.m. Steamboat Springs Fire Rescue firefighters were called about trauma in a parking lot at the Steamboat Resort.

9:19 p.m. Officers and deputies responded to an assault at the hospital. A male patient is suspected of hitting an emergency room staff member and kicking another employee. Law enforcement arrested the man.

10:29 p.m. A resident assistant at Colorado Mountain College called officers after smelling marijuana coming from a student’s dorm room. Officers searched the room and also found what they suspect to be LSD. They arrested the student on suspicion of possessing a controlled substance and resisting officers.

11:23 p.m. Officers were called about a man lying on the side of the road at High Point Drive and South Lincoln Avenue. When officers arrived, the man stood up and appeared to be OK.

Total incidents: 50

  • Steamboat officers had 28 cases that included calls for service and officer-initiated incidents such as traffic stops.
  • Routt County deputies had nine cases that included calls for service and officer-initiated incidents such as traffic stops.
  • Steamboat firefighters responded to 11 calls for service.
  • Oak Creek Fire Protection District firefighters responded to one call for service.
  • Routt County Search and Rescue volunteers 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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