Grand County police blotter, April 5-6: Dispute over buttons |

Grand County police blotter, April 5-6: Dispute over buttons


11:43 a.m. It was reported that three men were driving in the area of Seventh Avenue in Granby looking for scrap metal. All parties were contacted by authorities.  

9:52 p.m. A possible break-in attempt was reported at a neighbor’s residence on the 100-block of South Lodgepole Road in Granby. Two people were parked out front and got out of their vehicle with flashlights.

12:02 p.m. Authorities were called to witness the destruction of less than one ounce of marijuana left in a room at Worldmark by Wyndham in Granby.


10:38 a.m. A vehicle hit a rock near milepost 240 on Highway 40 in Winter Park and started leaking fuel. The fire department was called in for a hazmat cleanup.

5:31 p.m. It was reported from County Road 3 in Parshall that a goat at Lost Creek Ranch was severely limping and several livestock, including other goats, lambs and turkeys, were crossing into the road. The reporting party tried to contact the owner with no luck.

5:55 p.m. Smoke was reported in a bedroom and living room at the Grand Living Senior Homes in Granby. It was found to be a burnt taco.

7:45 p.m. Two male guests were involved in a verbal dispute at Winter Park Mountain Lodge. No injuries were reported, but alcohol was possibly involved. It was said to have been a dispute over pressing an elevator button. The two men were on an elevator at the fifth floor. Neither pressed a button. An older male party and his daughter activated the elevator from outside of it. The two men talked with each other and realized neither pressed a floor button. After getting off the elevator, one of the men approached the other, becoming confrontational. The man threatened to find the other and kill him. The man then left with his family. No physical contact was made.

9:57 p.m. Possible carbon monoxide poisoning was reported for two people in a tent about two miles up Vasquez in Winter Park. The two people were using heaters in the tent and started feeling ill. They evacuated the tent.

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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