Craig woman pepper-sprays ex-husband hiding in her house: On the Record — April 2
Craig Police Department
Tuesday, April 2
6:53 a.m. On the 800 block of Russell Street, police in Craig assisted the Moffat County Sheriff’s Office.
11:47 a.m. In Craig, police responded to a domestic violence report. Officers said a female caller was at her residence and found her ex-husband hiding in the residence. The woman reportedly pepper-sprayed him, at which point the ex-husband allegedly assaulted the female caller. Police made contact with the 36-year-old Craig man, who was treated for the spray and arrested on suspicion of first-degree burglary, third-degree domestic assault, violation of bail bond, violation of bail bond conditions, and violation of a restraining order. Officers responded to at least one additional domestic violence call Tuesday.
11:59 a.m. On the 2000 block of West Victory Way, police responded to a trespass report. A caller at Walmart wanted a suspect to be given a trespass citation, but officers were unable to make contact with the suspect.
2:49 p.m. In Craig, police responded to a report of possible child abuse or neglect. The incident is under investigation.
4:09 p.m. On the 900 block of Yampa Avenue, police responded to an assault report. A school resource officer handled a possible assault on the middle school campus.
According to the Craig Police Department incident log, police responded to at least 34 calls for service on Tuesday.
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