Puppy attacked by cattle dog: On the record for March 31, April 1 and 2
Craig Police Department
Craig — Friday, March 31
3 p.m. At Craig Middle School, officers responded to a report of a student who didn’t arrive on the bus. She showed up as officers were talking to her mother.
6:15 p.m. At City Market, officers responded to a report of a disturbance. A 45-year-old man was trying to instigate a fight for the second time, according to the reporting party. Officers diffused the situation.
6:19 p.m. At City Market, officers saw two people sitting on the benches on the east side of the building, one of whom had a municipal court warrant and was arrested.
9:58 p.m. At the Elk Run Inn, officers initiated a traffic stop resulting in the arrest of a female for driving under restraint and possession of illegal drugs. Officers saw her go through a red light at Ranney Street and West Victory Way. During the traffic stop, a police canine indicated the presence of drugs, and a search revealed a white powder residue that tested presumptive positive for methamphetamine.
Saturday, April 1
7:49 a.m. On the 1100 Yampa Avenue, officers responded to a report of a burglary of a storage unit. A woman reported it had been broken into the night before and would call back if she determined anything was missing.
10:25 a.m. At Kowach Drive and East 11th Street, officers responded to a report of an injured animal. A deer had been caught in a barbed wire fence. An officer cut the fence and the deer ran away.
10:51 a.m. Near the Cool Water Grill, officers responded to a report that a cattle dog had jumped off a truck and attacked a girl’s puppy while the girl was standing in front of the restaurant. Officers were unable to make contact or get any more information.
11:45 a.m. At Barclay Street and West Victory Way, officers responded to a report of a non-injury car crash. A vehicle was driving eastbound on Fourth Street and made a left turn across another lane of traffic, not realizing it was a one-way street. When it turned, it was hit by a car in the lane next to it. The driver was issued a citation.
12:22 p.m. On the 400 block of Elmwood Street, officers responded to a report of a hit-and-run crash. A woman reported her car had been smashed into, with two windows broken and damage to the rear and passenger side.
1:20 p.m. On East 10th Street and Lecuyer Drive, officers responded to a report of a 3-year-old child found at Heir park and 10th street. Officers arrived and took the child home, where older siblings were supposed to be watching the child.
2:42 p.m. Officers took a report of found keys in Woodbury Park. Officers are holding them for an owner to claim.
2:55 p.m. At the Community Budget Center, officers responded to a report of a lost or stolen purse and tablet. The purse had been set down for a minute and then disappeared.
3:28 p.m. At City Park, officers booked a found bicycle.
5:06 p.m. On the 1200 block of West Sixth Street, officers responded to a report of a disturbance between a teenage sister and her brother who were not getting along. Officers talked to the family.
7:08 p.m. On the 900 block of Finley Lane, officers took a report of a male in an orange helmet on a red motorcycle chasing deer behind the school.
8:04 p.m. In the Walmart parking lot, officers responded to a report of a drunk man yelling, screaming and getting in customers’ faces. As he was extremely intoxicated, an ambulance was called and he was transported to the hospital.
10:21 p.m. At Centennial Mall, officers responded to a trespass request from the mall managers. The man was located on the 2500 block of West Victory and issued a trespass notice for the mall.
10:55 p.m. At the Northwest Colorado Health parking lot, officers responded to a report of a suspicious white Mercury with Wyoming plates. Three parties were seen walking around the west side of the building carrying blankets, but told the caller they were trying to teach someone how to drive. Officers made contact and advised them not to go to the parking lot after hours.
11:14 p.m. At Mathers Bar, officers responded to a report of domestic violence. A man was heard yelling at a woman in the parking lot and the woman kept apologizing. They were gone on arrival.
Sunday, April 2
1:16 p.m. At the Public Safety Center, officers took a report of possible fraud. A man thought his phone had been hacked, or may just not be working properly. Officers advised he contact his service provider.
2:36 p.m. On the 900 block of West First Street, officers responded to a report of a suspicious incident. A party was in jail and others were selling their belongings in a yard sale. Officers resolved the situation.
5:12 p.m. At an undisclosed location, officers investigated a case of verbal domestic violence between a husband and wife. Officers haven’t yet found the husband.
7:10 p.m. At Bryan Way and Jeremiah Way, officers responded to a report of trespass resulting in the arrest of a 19-year-old for illegal possession of marijuana paraphernalia, illegal possession or consumption for an underage person and driving under the influence of drugs.
When in doubt, stick to the animal kingdom, blockbuster movies and children’s literature. The winners of the 20th annual Whittle the Wood Rendezvous were named Saturday evening to conclude the yearly festival that sees tree stumps become works of art in a matter of four days.