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Suspicions aroused: On the record for April 19, 20

8:47 p.m. On the 1400 block of Sage Street, officers responded to a report of a suspicious green Dodge Dakota that appeared to be spotlighting houses and had been up and down the street several times. It turned out to be a pizza delivery person looking for an address.

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Meth dealers arrested: On the record for April 17, 18

9:16 a.m. At East Park, officers initiated a traffic stop that led to a vehicle search and the arrest of a 24-year-old female and 56-year-old male for possession of schedule I/II drugs and drug paraphernalia, and for distribution, manufacture or sale of schedule I/II drugs. Scales, baggies and 22 grams of meth were found in her purse.

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Drunk woman assaults officers: On the record and jail report for April 11 to 18

12:18 a.m. On the 300 block of S. Highway 13, officers responded to a report of a homeless woman who was drunk and upset and was staying with a man at the hotel. When she was arrested on two warrants and taken to the hospital for a jail screen, she “went ballistic” in the emergency room...

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Swastika found on Craig business: On the record for April 12 to 14

10:47 p.m. At Walmart, an 18-year-old male was issued a summons for theft for stealing Led Zeppelin and Cat Stevens CDs and a Three Stooges DVD, among other things...

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Wanted: Craig, Hayden police seek man for assault, felony menacing charges

Craig and Hayden police departments are asking for help in finding Tanner Eugene Sholes, 34, of Craig.

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Black case with syringes found: On the record for April 11

2:23 a.m. On the 1600 block of Yampa Avenue, officers stopped a car for having no taillights. A search led officers to find a black case with several syringes, a metal scale pan and a white crystalline substance, which tested presumptive positive for methamphetamine.

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Vandalism by sanitary napkins: On the record and jail report for April 4 to 11

12:46 a.m. At Columbine Apartments, a woman's ex locked himself in the bathroom of her home after accusing her of hitting him. Officers found he was drunk and called him a taxi.

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Family dog chews up child’s boots: On the record for April 10

11:03 p.m. On the 400 block of East Fourth Street, officers responded to a report of a disturbance. The family dog had chewed up a child’s snow boots and the child became upset with the dog.

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Fire threatens Craig apartment building early Monday morning

A structure fire threatened to destroy a six-unit apartment building around 12:45 a.m. Monday at 727 Tucker St. in Craig, but a swift response from Craig Fire/Rescue and emergency personnel extinguished the fire before it could spread to other units.

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Tow truck showdown: On the record for April 5

12:16 p.m. At Columbine Apartments on Wickes Avenue, officers responded to a report of a disturbance. Management had requested a vehicle be towed, and the owner was standing in front of it refusing to allow the tow truck driver to hook it up. They were reportedly yelling at each other, but were able to work out an arrangement.

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CAPS escapee arrested: On the record for April 4

8:54 p.m. The man who was arrested after fighting with his ex over a meth pipe two weeks ago was arrested again for possession of schedule I/II drugs and drug paraphernalia following a traffic stop.

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Traffic stop leads to drug arrest: On the record and jail report for March 28 to April 3

1:10 a.m. On the 1100 block of West Sixth Street, officers initiated a traffic stop resulting in the arrest of a female for possession of a schedule I/II drugs, possession of drug paraphernalia, violation of a restraining order, no insurance and failure to use a turn signal.

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Bond reduced to $10K for man accused of manslaughter in Craig

The public defender for the man accused of manslaughter after a fight in Craig last week painted a picture of a hard-working family man before the judge Tuesday, in contrast to the picture painted by his criminal record as a youth.

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Kids shouldn't climb on downtown rooftops, says Craig police

Craig police have received several reports in recent weeks of kids climbing onto the roofs of downtown businesses along Yampa Avenue, and have issued a warning that doing so could lead to injury or charges being pressed.

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Fugitives in Craig found hiding in kitchen cabinets

Despite their best efforts to hide, three individuals were arrested Wednesday night by Craig Police officers acting as part of the All Crimes Enforcement Team, or ACET.

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