Transient arrested at east Kum & Go: On the record March 7
Craig Police Department
Wednesday, March 7
3:09 a.m. On the 600 block of Ledford Street, a caller reported three people were standing near a red pickup and might have been tampering with it. Officers arrived and did not see anybody in the area. The red pickup and the vehicle next to it were unoccupied.
7:31 a.m. On the 1000 block of Yampa Avenue, a caller reported her boyfriemd was throwing things and had pushed her. While on the phone with dispatch, the man began yelling at the woman and reportedly tried to take the phone out of her hands. The man eventually went outside, and the parties separated.
10:11 a.m. On the 300 block of Cedar Court, officers responded to a reported fraud. A caller said he or she received a phone call from an Aurora woman, who said a motel employee there had used the Craig caller’s Social Security number. The Aurora Police Department is investigating the incident.
10:20 a.m. On the 1100 block of West Sixth Street, officers responded to a report of domestic violence between a man and woman. The caller could hear the incident from outside the building and said the incident sounded physical. Officers found no evidence of domestic violence.
11:11 a.m. Officers responded to a sex crime in Craig.
11:13 a.m. Officers responded to a sex crime in Craig.
12:51 p.m. At Wendy’s, officers responded to a non-injury collision between a Nissan Rogue and a red Toyota pickup. Both vehicles were driven from the scene. One driver was cited in the incident.
2:04 p.m. On the 500 block of West Seventh Avenue, a caller reported that a tan pit bull attacked two other dogs. The owner was walking the pit bull when it slipped out of its collar. The dog was last seen headed northbound on Seventh Avenue. Officers cited a person for having a vicious animal and a dog at large.
2:37 p.m. At Memorial Regional Health, a man refused to leave the hospital. He later left and was seen waiting in his vehicle.
3:11 p.m. On the 500 block of West Seventh Avenue, a caller reported a possible break-in. A screen was popped out of a window, which was then covered with a blanket. The caller said he or she had seen a suspicious woman lingering around the home. The caller was told to call officers if someone was seen leaving the home. Officers arrived on the scene and found the back door open. Nobody was inside the home, but with an open window and back door, some pipes in the home had frozen. The owners of the home are reportedly out of state.
3:20 p.m. In Craig, officers responded to a report of possible child abuse.
3:26 p.m. Officers responded to a sex crime in Craig.
3:28 p.m. On the 1100 block of West Sixth Street, a caller reported friend was being assaulted by a male.
3:51 p.m. At Memorial Regional Health, the man who had earlier refused to leave returned. Officers spoke with the man and asked him, again, to leave the property. He left.
4:51 p.m. In Craig, officers responded to a mental health issue.
5:39 p.m. At Centennial Mall, officers responded to a noise complaint. Someone was reportedly looking for something behind the mall while making banging noises.
5:55 p.m. On the 400 block of Barclay Street, a caller reported she had been involved in a two-car collision. There were no injuries, and the parties exchanged information. The cars sustained undisclosed damage.
8:45 p.m. In Craig, officers responded to a mental health issue.
9:40 p.m. At the east Kum & Go, a caller reported a man had been loitering outside of the store since 4 p.m. The man said he’d recently gotten out of prison. He was reportedly talking to himself and trying to get into customers’ cars. The 34-year-old transient man was arrested on a warrant out of Mesa County for failing to appear in court on assault charges, as well as charges of unlawful possession of a controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of a weapon by a previous offender, unlawful carry of a concealed weapon, resisting arrest, theft of items valued between $300 and 750 and two charges of violating a protection order.
9:58 p.m. At the Davis House, a caller said his ex-wife had scattered all his belongings on the lawn while he was not there.