The Record for Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2013
Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2013
Steamboat Springs — Police, fire and ambulance calls
1:23 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of a bear in the 2900 block of Alpenglow Way.
1:50 a.m. Officers contacted a person who passed out in the first block of Fifth Street. The person was taken to a hotel and released to a sober person.
9:30 a.m. Routt County Sheriff’s Office deputies were called to a report of check fraud in the 48200 block of Flora Court.
9:47 a.m. Officers were called to a report of vandalism at a Fetcher Park bathroom. The door handle and lock had been taken off a door. Police learned that a woman removed the handle and lock because she got locked in the bathroom the previous night. The lock is automatic and locks starting at 8 p.m. The woman did not see a button that bypasses the timer and allows people to get out if they are locked in.
2:22 p.m. Officers were called to a report of a person who lost a wallet at Butcherknife Park.
3:53 p.m. Officers were called to a report of a car that ran a red light at Ninth Street and Lincoln Avenue. The car could not be found.
5:05 p.m. Officers were called to a report of a wallet found at a bar in the 700 block of Lincoln Avenue.
8:10 p.m. Officers were called to check on a woman in the 700 block of Tamarack Drive. A person was concerned that a woman was very drunk with her two children. Police discovered the woman sounded drunk because she had pneumonia.
9:05 p.m. Officers were called to a report of loud music at Rollingstone and Anglers drives. It could not be found.
10:36 p.m. Officers were called to a report of a person who came to the police department and wanted to talk to an officer about a roommate selling drugs.
11:55 p.m. Oak Creek Fire Protection firefighters were called to a report of a fire in the 400 block of Willow Bend. A trash can had caught fire.
Support Local Journalism
Support Local Journalism
Readers around Steamboat and Routt County make the Steamboat Pilot & Today’s work possible. Your financial contribution supports our efforts to deliver quality, locally relevant journalism.
Now more than ever, your support is critical to help us keep our community informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having locally. Every contribution, however large or small, will make a difference.
Each donation will be used exclusively for the development and creation of increased news coverage.
Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil.
If you don't follow the rules, your comment may be deleted.
User Legend: Moderator Trusted User
EMS staffing shortages put strain on Routt County first responders during multiple emergencies Thursday
Several concurrent emergencies Thursday evening put a strain on emergency response resources and highlighted the tangible effect of low staffing levels, according to local officials.