Grand County police blotter, April 12-15: 100 people asked to leave
FRI., APRIL 12
7:04 a.m. A truck and PT Cruiser were reported as continuing to cut each other off, speeding and slowing down along Highway 40 and Old Town Drive in Winter Park. The two stopped in both lanes on the highway, talking to each other. One of the vehicles was involved in an auto theft. The driver of the truck was not on the scene, possibly heading into Winter Park on foot. The truck was towed to impound.
12:26 p.m. A suspicious duffle bag was found at the Tabernash Post Office. The reporting party said a female had been at the post office with the bag but is now in Denver. The post office was closed as K-9 units were brought in. Nothing of note was found in the bag. The post office was then reopened.
SAT., APRIL 13
2:51 a.m. An intoxicated man at the Holiday Inn Express in Fraser was pretending to shoot people with his hand. He did not have a weapon. EMS was requested for a toe and finger injury.
2:15 p.m. Six chickens were killed by loose dogs on the 500-block of New Church Circle in Granby. The two dogs were taken into custody.
2:49 p.m. A group of 100 people were told to leave from Winter Park Mountain Lodge in Winter Park. The subjects were starting to damage property on their way out.
SUN., APRIL 14
9:03 a.m. A 34-year-old who sustained a rib injury the previous day was having difficulty breathing and unable to feel their hands at the Berthoud Pass parking lot.
MON., APRIL 15
2:16 a.m. An intoxicated subject was attempting to get a bus home from Winter Park. He was thrown off an on-call shuttle for being too “touchy feely” and was advised to take black line home at Ullrs Tavern in Winter Park. The bus barn requested police presence. Authorities made contact with the subject in front of the Best Western.
8:17 a.m. A man reported his neighbor at Granby Jones Trailer Park in Granby possibly “tried to kill him.” The neighbor started their truck up and he noticed the skirting on his trailer had a hole in it where the truck’s exhaust was going into the trailer. The trailer was full of exhaust and woke him up.
3:55 p.m. Donkey at large at Strawberry Creek Ranch in Granby.
The Sky-Hi News police blotter offers a glimpse of police activity taken from the Grand County Sheriff’s Office, Kremmling Police, Granby Police and Fraser-Winter Park Police logs. It is not a comprehensive report of all police activity. Calls such as domestic violence, DUIs, sexual assaults and juvenile situations typically do not appear.
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