Craig man arrested following hit-and-run: On the Record May 1
Craig Police Department
Wednesday, May 1
6:55 a.m. On U.S. Highway 40, officers received a report of a possible drunken driver. Officers spoke with the driver and issued a citation for weaving in and out of the lane.
9:35 a.m. At the Public Safety Center, a man reported a woman was harassing him. The pair agreed not to speak to each other.
12:09 p.m. On the 600 block of Moffat Drive, officers received a report of a hit-and-run crash.
12:21 p.m. On the 400 block of Seventh Street, officers conducted a welfare check. A family member from out-of-state reported possible domestic violence. The incident is under investigation.
12:46 p.m. In Craig, officers investigated a possible drug violation.
1:08 p.m. In Craig, officers investigated a report of possible domestic violence.
1:58 p.m. Near the intersection of Sixth Street and Yampa Avenue, officers responded to a report of a suspicious person. The 19-year-old Craig man was arrested for first-degree trespass.
3:14 p.m. On the 1000 block of West Victory Way, officers responded to a reported threat. A woman said a man came in and threatened her over an incident of harassment.
4:09 p.m. In Craig, officers conducted a drug investigation.
4:51 p.m. On the 200 block of Colorado Highway 13, officers responded to a report of a suspicious person. The man was getting a ride home.
7:42 p.m. At Columbine Apartments, officers responded to a reported hit-and-run crash. A sedan backed into a motorcycle, damaging the bike. The driver of the sedan, a 20-year-old Craig man, was arrested for attempting to influence a public servant, failing to report an accident and leaving the scene of an accident without providing the required information.
11:51 p.m. At Columbine Apartments, officers responded to a reported disturbance between two neighbors. Officers spoke with the parties and determined there was no crime.
The 11-year-old survivor of a back-road Rifle rollover crash that killed two people in December 2017 testified that the alleged driver had been drinking at some point before the wreck.