Sparks flying: The Record for Thursday, Jan. 30, 2020 | SteamboatToday.com

Sparks flying: The Record for Thursday, Jan. 30, 2020

Thursday, Jan. 30, 2020

12:59 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers received a report of a drunken pedestrian in the 2000 block of Walton Creek Road.

9:38 a.m. Routt County Sheriff’s Office deputies were called to assist an animal bite victim in the 18500 block of Canyon View Trail. 

11:58 a.m. Police received a report of identity theft from the 700 block of Angels View Way.

6:44 p.m. Police were called about a crash with unknown injuries in the 2400 block of Ski Trail Lane. 

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7:39 p.m. Police were called about another crash with unknown injuries at Mount Werner Road and Mount Werner Circle. 

8:14 p.m. Deputies received a report of a suspicious incident from a home in the 21600 block of Colorado Highway 131 in Phippsburg. A woman thought she saw sparks flying from her chimney and was worried it had caught fire. Officials arrived and determined there was no danger. 

Total incidents: 56

  • Steamboat officers had 28 cases that included calls for service and officer-initiated incidents such as traffic stops.
  • Routt County deputies had 11 cases that included calls for service and officer-initiated incidents such as traffic stops.
  • Steamboat Springs Fire Rescue firefighters responded to 13 calls for service.
  • Oak Creek Fire Protection District firefighters responded to three calls for service.
  • Yampa 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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