Scorpion in coffee: The Record for Wednesday, April 25, 2018
Wednesday, April 25, 2018
2:16 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of a burglary in the 800 block of Weiss Circle. Someone came into a condo and took some food.
6:38 a.m. Officers were called to a report of a man who yelled at someone at a parking lot in the 100 block of Lincoln Avenue. Police contacted the man, who police deal with frequently because he yells at himself and other people. Police offered the man a cup of coffee. The man refused the coffee saying there was probably a scorpion inside. A moose then came out of the grass and ran toward Lincoln Avenue. Police then made sure no cars hit the moose.
11:08 a.m. Officers were called to a report of the same man yelling at himself at West Lincoln Park.
12:07 p.m. Officers were called to check on the welfare of a man who made inappropriate comments to someone at Yampa Valley Medical Center.
12:16 p.m. Officers were called to check on an older man walking in the 1700 block of Lincoln Avenue. He was fine.
1:16 p.m. Officers were called to a report of graffiti at the Ninth Street bus stop.
1:50 p.m. A woman came to the police department to get a dog license. She had a warrant for her arrest, and police arrested her.
2 p.m. Officers were called to a report of a portable toilet in the road at Third Street and Lincoln Avenue. It was gone when officers arrived. Police believe the toilet fell out of a truck.
3:47 p.m. Officers were called to a report of trespassing at the animal shelter. It was related to an animal custody dispute.
11:35 p.m. Officers were called to a report of a suspicious car in the 300 block of Ninth Street. Someone had been sitting in the car for a couple hours. Police discovered the person had been talking on the phone.
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