Slapped in the face: The Record for Wednesday, July 22, 2020
Wednesday, July 22, 2020
6:33 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers received a call from someone worried about a family member who would not answer or return the person’s phone calls. It turned out the family member had just been out of cell service camping.
8:09 a.m. Police were called about a stolen bike in the 900 block of Angels View Way. The caller later found the bike.
11:17 a.m. Police received a report of criminal mischief from the 38900 block of Mud Alley in Milner. A resident was in the process of building a fence, but overnight someone removed several marking stakes and filled in a post hole.
1:01 p.m. Police received a report of an assault that occurred the previous night at a condominium complex in the 2200 block of Apres Ski Way. A man confronted his neighbor about some loud music. When the man got upset and stepped into the neighbor’s home, the neighbor reportedly slapped the man. Police are investigating the incident.
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5:42 p.m. Police were called about a vehicle that swerved toward some people skateboarding on the road and almost hit them. Officers issued the driver a citation for careless driving.
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10:07 p.m. Police received a complaint about fireworks exploding in the 1300 block of Athens Plaza.
11:04 p.m. Police received a complaint about fireworks exploding at Meadowbrook Lane and Sunburst Court.
11:19 p.m. Police received a complaint about loud music blaring in the Weiss Circle area. The people responsible for the noise agreed to turn down the volume.
Total incidents: 41
- 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 10 cases that included calls for service and officer-initiated incidents such as traffic stops.
- Steamboat Springs Fire Rescue firefighters responded to four calls for service.
- West Routt Fire Protection District firefighters responded to two calls 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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