Fence takes a beating on New Year’s Eve: On the Record — Dec. 31 and Jan. 1
Craig Police Department
Tuesday, Dec. 31
9:07 a.m. On the 500 block of School Street, Craig Police Department officers responded to callers who said they were threatened with bodily harm if they did not return property to a third person.
1:11 p.m. Near the intersection of Yampa Avenue and East Victory Way, a snowplow struck a gray sedan. All parties were OK.
2:45 p.m. Near the intersection of East Ninth and Rose streets, a caller reported a possible hit-and-run crash. The caller said a street sign and white fence across from an elementary school appeared to have been damaged, and there were tire marks in the area. When officers arrived, they found the “fence was beaten up,” but the street sign was undamaged.
8:36 p.m. On the 700 block of Colorado Street, officers responded to a fire report. People were having a bonfire in the backyard.
10:33 p.m. In Craig, officers received a Safe2Tell report and are investigating.
11:56 p.m. At The OP Bar & Grill, officers responded to a report of a drunken pedestrian. The caller reported a man wearing jeans and a black hooded sweatshirt was swaying while walking in the middle of the road. Officers spoke with the man, who was not in need of help and said he had not been in the roadway.
Tuesday, Jan. 1
6:38 a.m. In Craig, officers attempted to execute a warrant arrest.
12:05 p.m. On the 1400 block of Sage Street, officers received a call from a person who had asked another to leave the property. The person who was asked to leave refused and was allegedly harassing the residents. When officers arrived, they trespassed the unwelcome person.
3:26 p.m. On the 400 block of Washington Street, officers responded to a report that a cardboard box looked to have been shot by someone using a BB or pellet gun. Officers inspected the area, and no other damage was found.
8:08 p.m. Near Highway 40 and West Ridge, officers assisted a driver. The person was attempting to get a Chevy pickup truck to work.
8:16 a.m. At Loaf ‘N Jug, police in Craig responded to a traffic stop. Craig police said a verbal warning was issued to a driver. Police in Craig responded to at least five additional traffic stops Friday.