The Record for Jan. 3
Saturday, Jan. 1
12:25 a.m. A fight in progress was reported on a city bus in the Gondola Transit Center. Police arrested one of the parties on suspicion of third-degree assault, criminal mischief, possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of less than one ounce of marijuana.
12:59 a.m. An officer was requested in the 100 block of Lincoln Avenue.
1:04 a.m. A man reportedly came into the lobby of the Holiday Inn and started yelling obscenities and making verbal threats. The man matched the description of a man who was involved in a fight on the bus and reportedly left the scene before police arrived. The man was arrested.
1:04 a.m. A noise complaint was made in the 3300 block of AprÃs Ski Way.
1:17 a.m. An officer was requested in the 1800 block of Ski Time Square Drive.
1:42 a.m. A fight was reported in Gondola Square.
1:43 a.m. A disturbance was reported in the 200 block of Old Fish Creek Falls Road.
1:51 a.m. A drunken driver was reportedly heading east on Lincoln Avenue. Officers were unable to locate the driver.
2:02 a.m. A man reportedly called in a bomb threat to a nightclub in Ski Time Square. The man reportedly called again when police were on scene and threatened to come to the club with a sawed-off shotgun. Police dispatched a Routt County Sheriff’s deputy to the man’s house.
2:03 a.m. A theft was reported in the 700 block of Lincoln Avenue.
2:32 a.m. A burglary to a residence was reported in the 1900 block of Ski Time Square.
2:56 a.m. A disturbance was reported in the 3100 block of South Lincoln Avenue. An arrest was made.
7:47 a.m. A hit-and-run accident was reported in the 400 block of River Road. Vehicle parts were left at the scene, including a license plate. The owner denied being the driver but wouldn’t give the name of the driver. He was cited for leaving the scene of an accident.
9:47 a.m. Vehicle vandalism was reported in the 2000 block of Walton Creek Road.
11:11 a.m. A drunken driver was reportedly on Walton Creek Road. Officers were unable to locate the driver.
11:25 a.m. A noninjury motor vehicle accident was reported in Lot 1 at the Steamboat Ski Area.
12:55 p.m. Found property was reported in the 800 block of Yampa. Someone left a jacket with narcotics in the pocket. Police were unable to cite the owner without proof that the drugs were his. The jacket was returned without the narcotics.
2:03 p.m. A vehicle reportedly hit a city bus in Ski Time Square and fled, but a witness wrote down the license plate number of the vehicle and called police. Police found the vehicle and driver downtown and followed him. The driver was arrested on suspicion of DUI and leaving the scene of an accident.
2:21 p.m. A disturbance was reported in the 2500 block of Village Drive.
4:21 p.m. An officer was called to the hospital to assist a woman who reportedly was trying to leave but was a danger to herself. Officers put a mental health hold on her, and she was transported to a facility in Glenwood Springs for evaluation.
5:07 p.m. Domestic violence was reported in the 1900 block of Ski Time Square Drive.
7:59 p.m. A motor vehicle accident was reported on Mount Werner Road.
8:16 p.m. A suspicious incident was reported in the 1800 block of Mount Werner Road.
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