School van tires slashed: The Record for Saturday, Jan. 12 | SteamboatToday.com

School van tires slashed: The Record for Saturday, Jan. 12

Saturday, Jan. 12, 2019

1:48 a.m. Routt County Sheriff’s Office deputies were called to a report of a suspicious incident in Phippsburg.

6:29 a.m. Steamboat Springs Fire Rescue firefighters assisted a person who was sick at the Gondola Transit Center.

10:43 a.m. Steamboat firefighters were called to an unknown injury crash on U.S. Highway 40 on Rabbit Ears Pass.

10:48 a.m. Deputies and Steamboat firefighters were called to a report of an unknown injury vehicle crash at the intersection of Routt County roads 201 and 20.

11:04 a.m. West Routt Fire Protection District firefighters assisted a person who was unconscious in the 700 block of Lincoln Avenue in Hayden.

1:39 p.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers received a report that a door handle had been removed from a business in the 10 block of Ninth Street.

2:48 p.m. West Routt and Yampa Valley Regional Airport firefighters helped a person who was sick at the airport.

4:39 p.m. Officers were called to a disturbance in the 2000 block of Elk River Road. A person received a warning for disturbing the quiet enjoyment of a home.

8:18 p.m. Officers responded to a report that a person slashed the tires of a school van while it was parked in Central Park Plaza.

11:30 p.m. A traffic stop at Pine Grove Road and South Lincoln Avenue resulted in a person being cited on suspicion of DUI and DUI per se. The person also received a traffic citation for failing to obey traffic signals.

11:31 p.m. Oak Creek Police Department officers cited a person on suspicion of harassment and DUI. The person also received a traffic citation for careless driving.

Total incidents: 49

  • Police department had 25 cases that included calls for service and officer-initiated incidents such as traffic stops.
  • Sheriff’s Office had 11 cases that included calls for service and officer-initiated incidents such as traffic stops.
  • Steamboat Fire Rescue responded to nine calls for service.
  • West Routt Fire responded to two calls for service.
  • Oak Creek Fire Protection District firefighters responded to one call for service.
  • Yampa Valley Regional Airport 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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