The Record for 8-28 |

The Record for 8-28

Monday, Aug. 28

8:02 a.m. An 18-year-old Craig woman sustained serious injuries when she lost control of the car she was driving on Routt County Road 27, near Twentymile Road, and landed on a barbed-wire fence. Colorado State Patrol said the woman reportedly slid out after she rounded a curve, lost control of the car, flew over a ditch and landed on a fence. The woman was taken to the Yampa Valley Medical Center to be treated for her injuries.

1:10 p.m. Someone reportedly threw rocks through a restroom window in the 1200 block of Lincoln Avenue. A report was taken.

1:22 p.m. A landlord in the 1800 block of Burgess Creek Road reported former tenants taking items from the rental unit that was not theirs. A report was taken.

2:25 p.m. A man suspected of burglarizing several Steamboat Springs’ businesses reportedly gave a false address to a pawnbroker in the 100 block of Ninth Street. Police said the man was trying to pawn the items he stole last week.

2:27 p.m. The same man reportedly used a credit card that was not his to purchase fishing equipment from a business in the 700 block of Lincoln Avenue.

2:29 p.m. The same man reportedly took the fishing equipment he purchased in the 700 block of Lincoln Avenue and took it to a sporting store in the 500 block of Lincoln Avenue to have a fishing pole spooled. The man reportedly ran out of the store without paying for the pole’s line or flies. The stolen property was worth about $9, police said.

3:42 p.m. A cell phone reportedly was lost in the Steamboat area.

4:30 p.m. Two women reportedly swapped purses at a party in Ski Time Square. The next morning one of the women realized she did not know the other woman, and that her cell phone had been disconnected. Police told the woman that because she gave her purse away voluntarily, it was not a criminal matter.

4:57 p.m. Three people reportedly “were sitting on the grass smoking pot” in the 700 block of Lincoln Avenue.

8:16 p.m. A man in the 40000 block of Harbor Place reported his 18-year-old son missing. The man told police his son had not shown up for an appointment earlier in the day, and he was worried. A report was taken.

11:50 p.m. A runaway girl was returned to her family in the 500 block of Lincoln Avenue. The girl was reported missing earlier in the evening.

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