Antlers stolen from Craig resident’s front yard: On the Record — April 17
Craig Police Department
Wednesday, April 17
9:19 a.m. On the 200 block of East Ninth Street, police in Craig responded to an extra patrol request. Craig police said they provided extra patrol requests at area schools in Craig. Police responded to at least eight additional extra patrol requests Wednesday.
11:19 a.m. On the 900 block of Finley Lane, police in Craig responded to a suspicious person/vehicle/article call. Craig police said a school resource officer handled a suspicious person/vehicle/article call, but no additional information was available Thursday.
3:48 p.m. Near the intersection of Yampa Avenue and East Victory Way, police in Craig responded to a property damage crash. Craig police said one party was transported with minor injuries to Memorial Regional Hospital and one party was issued a citation on a charge of turning out of the wrong lane.
3:53 p.m. On the 400 block of Ranney Street, police in Craig responded to an escape call. Craig police said a caller at CAPS reported a client had potentially absconded, but the suspect returned while police were investigating.
8:50 p.m. On the 400 block of Apple Street, police in Craig responded to a reported drunk driver. A caller reported a drunk driver in the area, but police were unable to locate a suspect.
10:22 p.m. On the 700 block of Green Street, police in Craig responded to a theft call. Craig police said a caller reported deer antlers were stolen from their yard, but police were unable to immediately locate the suspect and police continue to investigate.
According to the Craig Police Department incident log, police in Craig responded to 68 calls for service Wednesday.
For their participation in the illegal killing of multiple deer, three poachers from Craig are paying a price for the crimes, and for several other crimes related to the killing of the animals.