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The Record for June 1-13

Wednesday, June 1

4:22 p.m. — Steamboat Springs police responded to a call at the Bud Werner Memorial Library in Steamboat Springs about a fire hose that had been stolen off a parked fire truck from Oak Creek. The fire truck was parked there for training at the library. The hose has yet to be recovered.

4:27 p.m. — A party reported that a revolver was stolen sometime in the last year.



Thursday, June 2

10:02 a.m. — Police received a call from a person who reported they purchased concert tickets through Zelle, paid $1,050 and have not received the tickets.



1:04 p.m — A woman wanted to make a report about a ring she dropped off at a jewelry store. She claimed the store owner was refusing to return the ring. 

Friday, June 3

10:21 a.m. — BB holes were reported in the menu boards of the McDonald’s drive thru.

4:18 p.m. — Police received a call about a stolen fridge. A local company says their contractor filed a damage report on the refrigerator but took the working fridge, leaving behind the one that was broken. Police were uncertain what actually happened, saying it could have been a simple mix-up. 

Saturday, June 4

1:38 p.m. — Officers were dispatched to a disturbance at a restaurant on Angler’s Drive between coworkers. A physical altercation was reported between two male coworkers where one had scratches on his face. One of the workers was arrested on an unrelated warrant, and the other was given a summons for assault.

5:25 p.m. — A suspicious incident was reported by a woman who found two cell phones in her car that didn’t belong to her.

Sunday, June 5

9:10 a.m. — A young bear was reportedly stuck in a dumpster in the 2300 block on Apres Ski Way. The bear escaped from the dumpster and employees secured the enclosure.

Monday, June 6

4:27 p.m. — Police responded to a report of people tailgating and littering. Officers arrived on scene but did not see anyone. However, there was a large amount of litter on the ground.

5:25 p.m. — Officers responded to a report of a dumpster that was left unsecured and a bear had gotten into it. Upon arrival, the trash had been picked up and the dumpster was secured.

Tuesday, June 7

12:16 a.m. — Dispatchers fielded a report of a barking dog for approximately an hour. Officers arrived on scene and could not hear a dog barking.

7:31 p.m. — A caller reported a moose with calves near the road. The caller said people were stopping and exiting their vehicles, causing a safety issue.

Wednesday, June 8

12:20 p.m. — Police responded to a report of a bear that had wandered near some restaurants along Yampa Avenue. The bear had walked across the patio area of one restaurant and entered the dining area of another. The bear was gone by the time police and Colorado Parks and Wildlife arrived. 

3:04 p.m. — A bear entered a house in the 1100 block of Soda Ridge Way. Responders speculated it could have been the same bear that had entered a couple nearby restaurants earlier that day. The bear has still not been identified.  

Thursday, June 9

10:08 a.m. — A business called police to report one of their fleet vehicles was stolen overnight. The vehicle was parked at a hotel, and is still missing. No suspects have been identified. 

Friday, June 10

11:33 a.m. — Police were notified a rental moving truck had been taken overnight. No one had rented it out, and it was supposed to be serviced when it was discovered to be missing. An unknown male was seen dropping the truck off later with no damage to the vehicle. 

8:38 p.m. — Officers received a report of an overturned raft that was floating down the Yampa River. The two occupants of the raft were found and accounted for with no injuries.

Saturday, June 11

4:21 p.m. — A bear entered a house on Uncochief Circle and raided the kitchen. The bear left upon an officer’s request. 

10:34 p.m. — Officers responded to the 2400 block of Ski Trail Lane for a report of a bear that entered a residence. The bear left the house shortly after officers arrived and a wildlife officer responded.

Sunday, June 12

12:51 p.m. — A $1,200 mountain bike that was left unlocked along 10th Street was reported stolen. 

3:02 p.m. — Officers investigated a fraud report. The victim reported their Costco account was compromised and someone was trying to make unauthorized purchases. 

8:38 p.m. — Officers responded to a report of someone watching porn in a parking lot. The individual was advised to go home.

Monday, June 13 

8:11 a.m. — Officers investigated a burglary in the 600 block of Yampa Street. The contractor in charge of a project reported someone entered the site overnight and stole some property from the building.   

8:25 p.m. — There was a reported crash between a cyclist and motor vehicle. The cyclist was taken to hospital for injuries. The driver of the motor vehicle was cited and released.

4 a.m. — Officers helped an individual get home after their flashlight died and they were afraid of wildlife.

Information for The Record was gathered from local law enforcement. The Record offers a glimpse of police activity and is not a comprehensive report of all police calls. Calls such as domestic violence, sexual assaults and juvenile situations typically do not appear in The Record.


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