Running from people: The Record for Sunday, Dec. 15 | SteamboatToday.com

Running from people: The Record for Sunday, Dec. 15

Sunday, Dec. 15, 2019

12:03 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers responded to a business in the 600 block of Lincoln Avenue after an individual was very upset about being removed from a local bar by a bouncer.

12:25 a.m. Two dogs were reported to be inside a vehicle in the 2000 block of Village Inn Court. No action was taken.

1:59 a.m. A man contacted Steamboat officers from the 200 block of Lincoln Avenue saying people he didn’t know were chasing him. He told officers he had had an argument at a local bar earlier in the evening. The man said he was pushed into a snowbank but then ran away from the confrontation. The people ended up following him on foot.

11:07 a.m. A BMW was reported stolen in the 50 block of Eighth Street. The reporting party later called police to explain a friend had moved the vehicle.

3:05 p.m. An officer noticed a dog off its leash in the 2000 block of Lincoln Avenue. The owner was located and issued a citation.

Crime Stoppers

If you have information about any unsolved crime, contact Routt County Crime Stoppers. You will remain anonymous and could earn a cash reward.

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• Call: 970-870-6226
• Click: TipSubmit.com
• Text: Send “NAMB” and your message to 274637

Total incidents: 49

  • Steamboat officers had 25 cases that included calls for service and officer-initiated incidents such as traffic stops.
  • Routt County Sheriff’s Office deputies had 7 cases that included calls for service officer-initiated incidents such as traffic stops.
  • Steamboat Springs Fire Rescue firefighters responded to 10 calls for service.
  • West Routt Fire Protection District firefighters responded to six calls for service.
  • Oak Creek 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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