The Record for March 21-27
Tuesday, March 21
6:55 a.m. — The Routt County Sheriff’s Office assisted a motorist near mile marker 17 on Routt County Road 27.
2:29 p.m. — The Steamboat Springs Police Department received an animal complaint near the 2000 block of Lincoln Avenue.
5:02 p.m. — Police investigated a reported fraud on the 1600 block of Red Hawk Court. There was a dispute between a snow removal company and a resident that was reported as fraud. No criminal action was found.
Wednesday, March 22
10:25 a.m. — Police looked at reports of a fraud on the 1000 block of Anglers Drive. Someone alerted police about a fraudulent credit card charge from a local business.
10:32 a.m. — Police looked at reports of a fraud on Sixth Street. A person observed a Craigslist rental scheme and reported it.
Thursday, March 23
5:09 a.m. — Police investigated reports of a trespass on the 900 block of Lincoln Avenue. A local business called reporting a person trespassing, but the person was gone when police arrived.
8:12 a.m. — The sheriff’s office issued a traffic warning near Giant View Drive and County Road 42.
3:28 p.m. — Police received reports of a stolen vehicle near the Meadows Parking Lot. A caller reported their car as stolen to the police, they called back just minutes later having found their car.
Friday, March 24
8:57 a.m. — Police returned found property near the 1400 block of Blue Sage Drive.
7:03 p.m.— The sheriff’s office assisted a motorist near mile marker 123 of U.S. Highway 40.
7:15 p.m. — Police performed a business check on the 1800 block of Central Park Drive.
Saturday, March 25
3:40 a.m. — Police looked into reports of a suspicious vehicle on East Maple Street. An officer saw a suspicious vehicle in a parking lot, it was determined nothing suspicious was happening and no action was taken.
4:28 a.m. — Police assisted a citizen on the 600 block of Lincoln Avenue.
9:36 p.m. — Police received reports of harassment on the 1800 block of Central Park Drive. Two parties reportedly got into a fight and caused a disturbance at a store. It was reported after the fact and police determine it was more of a disturbance than a harassment.
Sunday, March 26
1:16 a.m. — Police investigated reports of a suspicious vehicle on the 1000 block of Anglers Drive. A teenager reportedly drove their vehicle into Rita Valentine Park to do donuts and got their vehicle stuck in the middle of the park. The driver received a ticket and the vehicle was recovered later in the day by a tow truck.
11:58 a.m. — Both police and the sheriff’s office looked into reports of a suspicious vehicle on the 2000 block of Curve Plaza. Officers were informed of a person passed out in a vehicle with drug contraband allegedly visible. Officers arrested the person with possession of fentanyl and drug paraphernalia.
2:23 p.m. — Police investigated reports of a trespass on the 900 block of Lincoln Avenue. A person fell asleep in the emergency exit of a local hotel. He was trespassed from the business and escorted out.
4:10 p.m. — The sheriff’s office responded to a theft near the Rendezvous Lodge. A person stole someone else’s backpack at the ski lodge.
Monday, March 27
8:12 a.m. — Police investigated a reported trespass on the 2000 block of Downhill Drive. A local business wanted a former employee trespassed from the property.
3:56 p.m. — Police received reports of a theft on the 2000 block of Village Inn Court. A person had their skis stolen.
Kit Geary is the county, public safety and education reporter. To reach her, call 970-871-4229 or email her at kgeary@SteamboatPilot.com.
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