The Record for Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015
Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015, 2015
Police, fire and ambulance calls
12:05 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of a car stolen from the 800 block of Lincoln Avenue. The car was located after it drove off the road near mile marker 15 on Routt County Road 14. The driver denied the car was stolen and said it was his rental car. Apparently, the stolen car was parked next to the similar-looking rental car downtown. The 27-year-old male driver was arrested on suspicion of DUI and careless driving.
7:38 a.m. Officers were called to a report of a truck with a loose tire at Walton Creek Road and Village Drive. It could not be located.
7:48 a.m. Officers were called to check on the welfare of a person who may have been drinking too much in the 700 block of Tamarack Drive. The person was fine.
7:52 a.m. Steamboat firefighters were called to help a person who fell in the 2300 block of Lincoln Avenue.
8:45 a.m. Steamboat firefighters were called to a report of a vehicle fire in the 42300 block of Fawn Way. It was an old plow, and the driver was able to put the fire out.
9:05 a.m. Officers were called to a report of a person driving without a valid license. The person’s license was valid.
9:33 a.m. Officers were called to a report of a possible drunken driver in the 1800 block of Central Park Drive. The driver could not be located.
9:53 a.m. Officers were called to a report of a person in the 1000 block of Saratoga Avenue who received strange text messages. The messages apparently originated from a website that offers phone prank services.
11:46 a.m. Officers were called to a report of a vehicle complaint at Pine Grove Road and South Lincoln Avenue. A driver was reportedly cut off and shown the middle finger. The other driver could not be located.
1:46 p.m. Yampa firefighters were called to help with a rollover crash near mile marker 46 on Colo. Highway 131. No one was injured.
1:53 p.m. Officers were called to check on a woman in the 400 block of Tamarack Drive who had not shown up to work in a few days. She could not be found.
6:14 p.m. Steamboat firefighters were called to help a person having a stroke in the 2300 block of Storm Meadows Drive.
9:34 p.m. Officers were called to a report of a wallet found on a bus. It was returned to the owner.
11:39 p.m. Officers were flagged down by a bouncer at a bar in the 600 block of Lincoln Avenue. A male parton was reportedly kicked out after causing a problem with a woman. The man was upset because he was not allowed to get his jacket. He eventually was allowed to get his jacket and left.
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