The Record for August 14
Monday, Aug. 14
1:18 a.m. A loud party at a swimming pool was reported near Walton Creek Road and Eagle Ridge Drive.
5:45 a.m. A 70-year-old woman was taken to the hospital from the 100 block of Lincoln Avenue because she was suffering from minor injuries after being hit by a car.
9:07 a.m. A woman reportedly lost two rings on Resort Drive. A report was taken.
9:42 a.m. A flatbed semi reportedly lost around 100 gallons of diesel fuel after it drifted into a ditch two miles south of Phippsburg on Colorado Highway 131.
12:33 p.m. A father and son reportedly were arguing on Lincoln Avenue. Officers mediated the situation, and called the Department of Human Services to intervene.
2:32 p.m. A motorcycle accident was reported at the base of Rabbit Ears Pass near Storm Mountain Ranch on U.S. Highway 40.
3:37 p.m. A woman in the 2600 block of Copper Frontage thought a man wanting to purchase electrical wire with a “stack of $100 bills” was suspicious. The man was gone when officers arrived.
5:27 p.m. A 43-year-old Steamboat Springs man was arrested near Lincoln Avenue and Eighth Street on suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol, driving under restraint, possessing less than 1 ounce of marijuana, possessing drug paraphernalia, displaying fictitious plates, displaying only one plate and not having insurance or registration.
6:12 p.m. A woman in the 27000 block of Moonlight Way reportedly locked her child in the car. Deputies called a locksmith and helped the woman get her child out of the car.
9:44 p.m. A security company in the 2200 block of Village Drive reportedly caught two kids “throwing beer bottles into the hot tub.” Officers mediated the situation.
10:24 p.m. A woman in the 2000 block of Bear Drive reported her 16-year-old daughter missing. Police said the parents knew the girl was staying at a friend’s house without permission, but became concerned when she did not come home. A report was taken.
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