Suspicious scooter: The Record for Monday, Sept. 9, 2019 | SteamboatToday.com

Suspicious scooter: The Record for Monday, Sept. 9, 2019

Monday, Sept. 9, 2019

5:42 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of a suspicious vehicle near Dream Island Plaza and Lincoln Avenue. A “creepy guy in a truck” was slowing down in the fog. Officers were unable to locate the vehicle.

8:55 a.m. Officers received a report of a fraud in the 600 block of Yampa Street.

10:20 a.m. Officers responded to a reported theft in the 10 block of Eighth Street. A fishing pole was taken from a vehicle.

11:56 a.m. Officers were called to a report of a suspicious vehicle at Rita Valentine Park. A scooter had been there for a while with no sign of its owner. Officers didn’t locate anybody, and they believe the scooter had been abandoned at the park.

12:51 p.m. Officers were called to a reported theft from a business in the 2000 block of Curve Plaza. A person left their phone in the bathroom, and it was stolen.

1:51 p.m. Officers received a report of theft in the 2000 block of Ski Time Square Drive. A person reported golf clubs were taken from their car last month.

Crime Stoppers

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5:09 p.m. Oak Creek Fire Protection District firefighters were called to assist a person with a traumatic injury at Soroco High School. A relative took a teen with a probable broken arm to the hospital.

6:56 p.m. Steamboat Springs Fire Rescue firefighters were called to assist someone who was unconscious near Fourth Street and Lincoln Avenue.

Total incidents: 48

  • Steamboat officers had 32 cases that included calls for service and officer-initiated incidents such as traffic stops.
  • Routt County Sheriff’s Office deputies had 11 cases that included calls for service and officer-initiated incidents such as traffic stops.
  • Steamboat firefighters responded to three calls for service.
  • West Routt Fire Protection District firefighters responded to one call for service.
  • Oak Creek 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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