Grand County police blotter, Feb. 22-26: Bear spray in house; A good parking spot is hard to find
THURSDAY, FEB. 22
Suspicious incident — It was reported just before 1 a.m. that the front garage lights of a property on the 200-block of Moose Trail in Winter Park were flashing on and off. It was found that a silent alarm had been unknowingly tripped by the property’s renter.
Citizen assist — Authorities received a report at around 9 a.m. from a man in the lobby of Best Western Alpenglow in Winter Park who said he had lost his vehicle and had called police the previous night but they refused to help.
Citizen assist — A male party reported to authorities at around 7:40 p.m. that he had sprayed bear spray in his house in Fraser and required assistance. He declined medical attention. The bear spray was cleared out a little while later.
Parking problem — Authorities received a report at around 9:30 p.m. of a vehicle parked in a no parking zone at City Market in Granby. The party was asked to leave at which point a male and female became aggressive to employees, using profanity and spinning their tires. Authorities were unable to locate the vehicle as it was last seen leaving City Market heading westbound into Granby.
FRIDAY, FEB. 23
Juvenile problem — It was reported at around 8:10 p.m. that older juveniles were harassing younger juveniles at Hideaway Park in Winter Park.
SATURDAY, FEB. 24
Suspicious person — Authorities received a report at around 10:40 p.m. of a group of four to five teenage boys walking on Ten Mile Road behind City Market in Granby. The reporting party stated they were not wearing “proper clothing,” but wearing jeans and hoodies. They were possibly carrying something “long.” The reporting party didn’t look too hard, but “they could be weapons.”
SUNDAY, FEB. 25
Unwanted subject — It was reported to authorities at around 2 a.m. of a transient squatting in the lobby of Beaver Village Lodge. The person was sleeping on a recliner. It was reported as being an ongoing problem for at least two months.
Snowmobile crash — It was reported to authorities at around 3:30 p.m. of a snowmobile crash between Whiskey Park and Idleglen on Kawuneechee near Grand Lake. It was reported that an adult male was unable to move, and a juvenile was bleeding from the mouth. Three teams of Grand County Search and Rescue were deployed to locate the victims and then helped transport them to get medical attention.
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