Stolen elk skull: The Record for Sunday, Nov. 16, 2019 | SteamboatToday.com

Stolen elk skull: The Record for Sunday, Nov. 16, 2019

Sunday, Nov. 16, 2019

8:33 a.m. Routt County Sheriff’s Office deputies were called to a report of a suspicious incident in the area of Ramuda Trail near Oak Creek.

9:16 a.m. Deputies were called to a report of threats in the 21700 block of Third Avenue in Phippsburg.

11:23 p.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a reported theft in the 500 block of Seventh Street. A person reported a bull elk skull was stolen from outside of the house.

1:22 p.m. Steamboat Springs Fire Rescue firefighters responded to assist a person with symptoms of a stroke in the 1000 block of The Boulevard.

1:31 p.m. Steamboat firefighters responded to assist a person with symptoms of a stroke in the 700 block of Amethyst Drive.  

1:26 p.m. Deputies received a report of a Dodge Ram in the Elk River near Columbine. There were no injuries.

5:24 p.m. Steamboat police responded to a report of a drunken pedestrian at the 11th Street bus stop. Steamboat firefighters transported the man to the hospital.

5:55 p.m. Steamboat, West Routt Fire Protection District and North Routt Fire Protection District firefighters responded to a structure fire in a large metal barn and attached apartment in the 42500 block of Routt County Road 46A. Oak Creek Fire Protection District medics brought an ambulance to Steamboat to assist with medical emergencies while crews fought the fire. Ultimately, the barn and apartment were a total loss, though no one was injured in the blaze.

9:05 p.m. Officers responded to a reported noise complaint about a loud party with music in the 3300 block of Whistler Road. Officers spoke to the party-goers.

9:56 p.m. Officers responded to a report of harassment at the same address. After officers left, a person came and banged on the door of the party.

11:44 p.m. Oak Creek firefighters assisted someone who fell in the 33500 block of Seneca Trail in Oak Creek.

Total incidents: 29

  • Steamboat officers had 15 cases that included calls for service and officer-initiated incidents such as traffic stops.
  • Sheriff’s deputies had three cases that included calls for service and officer-initiated incidents such as traffic stops.
  • Steamboat firefighters responded to seven calls for service.
  • Oak Creek firefighters responded to two calls for service.
  • West Routt firefighters responded to one call for service.
  • North Routt 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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