The Record for Friday, March 29, 2019 |

Taking sign as momento: The Record for Friday, March 29, 2019

Friday, March 29, 2019

12:02 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called about a noise complaint in the 500 block of Ore House Plaza. Three people were in a hot tub, being loud and keeping a neighbor awake.

12:34 a.m. An officer came across a car abandoned on the side of the road at Fish Creek Falls Road and Alpine Court with its hazard lights on. Officers tried to find the owner of the car, but ended up calling a tow truck because the car was blocking traffic.  

10:37 a.m. Officers were called about a stray dog that bit a woman on the hand at Seventh and Pine streets. They were unable to find the dog.

12:51 p.m. The employer of a business in the 2200 block of Apres Ski Way came into the Police Department to report an argument between him and a former employee who he recently fired. 

2:56 p.m. Officers were called about a report of criminal mischief in the 100 block of Lincoln Avenue. Workers doing construction in the area said someone had tried to break into a storage container. 

6:03 p.m. Steamboat Springs Fire Rescue firefighters responded to a single vehicle rollover at mile marker 6 along Routt County Road 129. 

9:23 p.m. A caller saw three men in hooded sweatshirts cutting an address sign from its post in the 1400 block of Pine Grove Road. Officers contacted the resident of the address, who said that he was one of the men who took the sign down. He is moving soon and wanted to take the sign as a memento.  

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9:32 p.m. An officer noticed two men acting suspiciously outside a business in the 800 block of Lincoln Avenue. The officer smelled marijuana on the men and issued them a warning for having an open marijuana container.

11:10 p.m. Routt County Sheriff’s Office deputies were called about a reported disturbance in the 100 block of Sonesta Park Drive in Hayden. 

Total incidents: 55

  • Steamboat officers had 38 cases that included calls for service and officer-initiated incidents such as traffic stops.
  • Sheriff’s deputies had 11 cases that included calls for service and officer-initiated incidents such as traffic stops.
  • Steamboat firefighters responded to five calls for service.
  • West Routt 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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