Time machine salesman: The Record for Tuesday, July 7, 2020
Tuesday, July 7, 2020
3:54 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers received a report of two bear cubs eating trash out of a dumpster in the 10 block of Balsam Court.
9:29 a.m. An employee received a suspicious call at a construction business in the 3500 block of Duckels Court. The caller was trying to sell the company a “nuclear paving machine” allegedly backed by NASA. The caller said he also had a time machine that could be used to stop the coronavirus pandemic.
12:21 p.m. Steamboat Springs Fire Rescue firefighters were called to assist an unconscious person in the 1700 block of Timothy Drive.
12:30 p.m. Police were called about a cellphone someone allegedly stole after a person dropped it at a grocery store in the 1800 block of Central Park Drive
2:46 p.m. Police received a report of a moose walking along the Yampa River Core Trail in the 600 block of Pamela Lane.
4:48 p.m. Police were called about graffiti in the form of red smiley faces spray-painted on a wall in the 300 block of Sixth Street.
7:51 p.m. A caller reported the alleged theft of a parks pass that was hanging inside the caller’s vehicle at a parking lot in the 1800 block of Central Park Drive.
8:15 p.m. Routt County Sheriff’s Office deputies received a report of trespassing from the 26100 block of Forest Service Road 409 in North Routt.
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8:27 p.m. Police received a report of a moose on a field in the 900 block of Pamela Lane.
9:29 p.m. Police were called about an illegal campfire in the 300 block of Blue Sage Circle.
9:34 p.m. A resident called police to complain about fireworks exploding in the 1300 block of Dream Island Plaza.
Total incidents: 55
- Steamboat officers had 39 cases that included calls for service and officer-initiated incidents such as traffic stops.
- Sheriff’s deputies had 10 cases that included calls for service and officer-initiated incidents such as traffic stops.
- Steamboat firefighters responded to four calls for service.
- North Routt Fire Protection District firefighters responded to one call for service.
- Yampa Fire Protection District firefighters responded to one call for service.
The Record offers a glimpse of police activity and is not a comprehensive report of all police activity. Calls such as domestic violence, sexual assaults and juvenile situations typically do not appear in The Record.
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