Golf cart returns to owner after joyride: On the Record — Sept. 4, 5, and 6
Craig Police Department
Tuesday, Sept. 4
6:04 a.m. On the 3400 block of Essex Court, officers with the Craig Police Department responded to a hit-and-run in a parking lot. A parked car was struck from behind, and the driver drove away. There are currently no suspects.
11:32 a.m. On U.S. Highway 40, a driver reported having almost been struck by a Chevy pickup truck towing a camper. Officers were unable to locate the Chevy.
12:37 a.m. On the 500 block of Colorado Street, officers found a bag of clothing on the sidewalk. They determined the clothing to be lost property.
1:30 p.m. On the 800 block of First Street, a woman came to the Public Safety Center to report harassment.
2:34 p.m. On the 600 block of Russell Street, a dog owner reported being bitten by her own dog. Officers documented the bite.
4:28 p.m. On the 900 block of Victory Way, officers arrested a 33-year-old Craig man for violating a restraining order.
4:37 p.m. On the 300 block of Woodbury Drive, a caller reported theft of a cellphone. Officers took a report.
6 p.m. On the 2000 block of Victory Way, a business owner reported profanities had been sprayed on their sidewalk. The owner said he spotted a group of boys near the sidewalk but was unable to identify them.
8:30 p.m. On the 300 block of Breeze Street, officers made contact with the occupant of a parked vehicle. The man told officers he was looking for a place to sleep, and officers suggested he go to a hotel. He moved on.
9:14 p.m. On the 600 block of Fourth Street, a caller reported someone had broken into his apartment. The matter is under investigation.
9:36 p.m. In Craig, a caller reported seeing possible drug activity in the area. Officers passed the information to the Drug Task Force.
10:24 p.m. On the 600 block of Westridge Way, a caller reported seeing a strange light at the school. When officers investigated, they learned the light was being used by a custodian who was working late.
10:58 p.m. On the 400 block of Tucker Street, a caller reported someone had entered their home through the back window. Nothing was missing.
Wednesday, Sept. 5
7:07 a.m. On U.S. Highway 40, a driver reported seeing a pickup truck with California license plates weaving all over the road. Officers made contact with the vehicle and issued the driver a warning for weaving.
8:11 a.m. On the 800 block of First Street, a man turned in a cellphone he found to the Public Safety Center.
8:49 p.m. At Rapid Care, a 43-year-old Craig woman reported being bitten by her dog. Officers documented the bite.
5:34 p.m. On the 600 block of Westridge Road, officers impounded a golf cart after a caller reported seeing juveniles riding the cart recklessly.
7:06 p.m. On the 1100 block of Sixth Street, a caller reported seeing a man outside waving an object at the sky. Officers were unable to locate the man.
9:26 p.m. On the 700 block of Victory Way, officers arrested a 28-year-old Arkansas man for a failure to appear in Arvada. The man was also cited for shoplifting.
Thursday, Sept. 6
7:45 a.m. On the 2100 of Alder Place, officers found the owner of an impounded golf cart.
9:39 a.m. On the 500 block of Ledford Street, a caller reported concerns that his financial information had been released. Officers could identify no verifiable crime but are investigating the matter.
2:30 p.m. On the 800 block of Seventh Street, a caller reported hearing a loud boom in the area. Officers learned from Yampa Valley Electric Association that the boom was from a transformer. The association said it had already sent a crew to restore power to the area.
2:50 p.m. On the 1900 block of Baker Driver, a caller requested information on what he should do when he received a package he didn’t order.
3:28 p.m. On the 800 block of First Street, a man came into the Public Safety Center to report theft of a bicycle.
7:30 p.m. On the 500 block of Yampa Avenue, a caller reported seeing a man unsuccessfully attempting to tip over a port-a-potty. The man was gone when officers arrived.
7:54 p.m. On the 500 block of Victory Way, a man was issued a trespassing warning for allegedly causing a disturbance at a business.