Drunken driver damages holiday decorations: On the record Tuesday, Feb. 7
Craig Police Department
Tuesday, Feb. 7
7:56 a.m. Officers responded to a sex crime in Craig.
8:28 a.m. At Moffat County High School, officers responded to a report of obscene words written on a wall.
9:30 a.m. At TCBY, officers responded to a reported threat. A customer reportedly threatened the night-shift employees last week and again on Monday night.
12:25 p.m. At McDonald’s, officers responded to a vehicle crash. A Jeep Cherokee and a Honda Civic collided. There were no injuries, and both vehicles were driven from the scene. One driver was ticketed.
3:08 p.m. On the 900 block of Yampa Avenue, officers responded to a reported drug violation. Three pills were found. None were controlled substances.
4:15 p.m. On the 100 block of West Sixth Street, officers responded to a reported harassment. A caller said a male was threatening to come to her home and fight her son because he believed her son had something that belonged to him. The man never showed up.
4:21 p.m. On the 700 block of Wes Victory Way, a vehicle was reportedly egged. The caller believed the event occurred in the previous 48 hours.
4:24 p.m. On the 400 block of Sandrock Drive, officers responded to a reported threat. A caller was taking photos of a house. Three high-school aged kids standing on the sandrocks behind the home threatened to beat her up if she took their photo.
5:18 p.m. On the 600 block of East Third Street, officers responded to a reported disturbance. A caller said he invited someone to his house, and a neighbor began yelling at the person visiting. Two men left the scene on foot in different directions. Alcohol was involved in the incident. No report was filed.
6:48 p.m. On the 1300 West Third Street, a caller reported a suspicious, SUV-type vehicle parked between his house and neighbor’s house. After the incident was called in, the suspicious vehicle sped away and headed east on Third Street. Officers were unable to locate the vehicle.
9:54 p.m. At Walmart, officers responded to a report of a drunken driver. A White Dodge pickup was reportedly “weaving all over the road.” The vehicle drove though the grass at Pizza Hut and into the Clarion Inn parking lot, damaging some of Pizza Hut’s holiday decorations in the process. The driver, a 66-year-old Delta man, was arrested for DUI, DUI per-se, careless driving, duty to report accidents and duty to report accidents involving damage.
9:57 p.m. On the 3800 block of West Sixth Street, officers responded to a reported burglary. A male caller said a woman broke into his house and stole her dog while he was not in the home. The man believed she was still there and returned to the home. When he arrived, she was still at the address. The two got into an argument outside the home. A few minutes later, a second caller reported potential domestic violence at the same address. The caller believed that one was trying to prevent the other from getting into a vehicle and said there were dogs wandering around the scene that appeared to be “freaked out by the yelling.” The female left the scene on foot. No proof of any crime was found.
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A Craig man will serve probation and nine months in Moffat County Jail after pleading guilty to attempted sexual assault on a child and other charges.