Grand County police blotter, Dec. 13-18: Cooking in the parking lot; punching a sergeant
THURS., DEC. 13
8:29 a.m. Authorities responded to a non-injury crash between a car and semi-truck near Bonfils Stanton Loop in Winter Park.
9:48 a.m. Authorities responded to a single-vehicle rollover with no injuries near milepost 237 on Highway 40 in Winter Park.
3:31 p.m. A party on the 100-block of Sunset Way in Tabernash received a suspicious phone call from the IRS wanting to meet to get money.
FRI., DEC. 14
6:34 a.m. Authorities notified Union Pacific Railroad that railroad gates at the Eisenhower railroad crossing in Fraser were down and lights were flashing but there were no trains.
5:06 p.m. It was reported that a man was too intoxicated to get off the bus near Beaver Village Lodge in Winter Park.
8:44 p.m. It was reported that a large wolf/mix or coyote was seen in the area between City Market and Ten Mile Road in Granby. Authorities were unable to locate.
SAT., DEC. 15
12:08 a.m. Officers were called to a man that was urinating in the parking lot at Ullrs Tavern in Winter Park.
12:15 p.m. It was reported that a dog was eating an elk carcass around the intersection of County Roads 893 and 89 in Granby.
5:16 p.m. Officers were called to a crash near milepost 18 on County Road 3 in Parshall that resulted in injuries. An SUV landed on its roof in a ditch near the Henderson Mill turnoff.
8:20 p.m. It was reported that a green Jeep Patriot had damaged a vehicle near 7-Eleven in Granby and had driven away.
SUN., DEC. 16
6:46 a.m. Authorities were called to milepost 225 on Highway 40 in Fraser of a suspicious person in a vehicle trying to get home to Golden. The driver stopped in the middle of the highway. A reporting party tried to help, but the person was “on and off” with wanting help.
1:51 p.m. Officers responded to a 20-year-old male yelling and unable to control himself at Snow Mountain Ranch-YMCA of the Rockies. The man was reportedly trying to be violent and became verbally aggressive. The man punched a sergeant with the sheriff’s office then was taken to the county jail.
6:07 p.m. It was reported that a snowmobile was stuck near County Road 491 in Grand Lake. The driver took off on foot and his father was unable to contact him. The man was walking on trails, very cold and lost contact. Search and Rescue contacted the subject about an hour later. He was located at around 11 p.m.
6:12 p.m. Officers were notified of a person cooking in the parking lot of Safeway in Fraser. Employees were reportedly concerned.
6:49 p.m. It was reported that a car on County Road 8 in Fraser went over the embankment, about 25 feet down. There were no injuries.
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 daily 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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