Watch out, chihuahua on the loose: On the record for Aug. 7-8
Craig Police Department
Monday, Aug. 7
12:09 a.m. At the north Kum & Go, officers responded to a report of a suspicious incident involving several men in their twenties and a woman hanging out in the parking lot in a truck. The caller was concerned about the clerk, but the people were gone on arrival.
6:58 a.m. On the 800 block of Yampa Avenue, officers pulled over a man whom they recognized had a warrant out for his arrest, and arrested of the 35-year-old man on additional charges of possession of methamphetamines with intent to distribute, possession of drug paraphernalia and violation of a restraining order.
8:33 a.m. At Tunies & Such, officers responded to a report of a theft. The business had placed a cart of free flowers in front, but someone took all the flowers and the cart as well. The owner requested help locating his cart.
10:35 a.m. On the 700 block of Rose Street, officers responded to a report of fraud. The caller said his ex-wife had been paying her bills out of his account, but officers determined it was a civil issue.
2:07 p.m. On the 500 block of Rose Street, a caller reported receiving a text message from someone in North Carolina claiming to be a Detective Brown, who accused him of texting an underage female and threatened him with arrest. Officers determined it was unfounded.
6:52 p.m. On the 600 block of Ranney Street, officers responded to a report of an assault. The caller said he got punched by a guy from apartment, no. 4 and his nose was bleeding. The parties were separated and no one wanted to press charges.
7:06 p.m. On the 1300 block of Barclay Street, officers responded to a report of two aggressive, tan-colored dogs chasing kids down the street. One was described as a Yorkie-type dog or possibly a chihuahua. The dogs lived in area and officers assisted getting them back on their property.
Tuesday, Aug. 8
2 a.m. On the 600 block of Yampa Avenue, officers responded to a disturbance. The caller could hear yelling and screaming and possibly the sound of glass breaking. Officers responded and found two male parties, one with a laceration on his hand who wouldn’t tell them how he got it. Officers found broken glass on an exterior window, determined alcohol was involved and called an ambulance.
3:53 a.m. Officers responded to a mental health issue.
7:53 a.m. Officers took a report of a found black German shepherd in Alabama that had a Craig area phone number on its tags. The owner has not yet been located.
9:27 a.m. On the 600 block of School Street, officers responded to a possible mental health issue. A man claimed that people were holding onto hundreds of millions of dollars for him and he filed a felony complaint. He wanted to speak with officers and said he was in front of St. Michael’s Church, but officers could not find him.
11:15 a.m. On West First Street, officers responded to a report of sexual assault.
11:19 a.m. At East Victory Way and Lincoln Street, officers took a report of a male party that went under the bridge with a box.
11:42 a.m. At Northwest Ready Mix, officers received a report of a small sheep dog that was found dead behind a fence. The caller took the deceased dog to the vet to try to determine who the owner was.
7:53 p.m. On the 800 block of West First Street, officers took a report of harassment between two parties via Facebook. They advised them to cut it out.
8:02 p.m. On the 1100 block of School Street, officers responded to a report of a theft. Officers are looking for someone who is suspected of stealing fundraiser money from another party.
10:08 p.m. Officers responded to a report of an attempted suicide.
10:25 p.m. At the Colorado Inn, officers responded to a disturbance involving five to six people fighting outside a room. When officers arrived, several parties had already left and they determined it was a dispute between a father and son. Neither wanted to pursue charges.
10:33 p.m. On the 0 block of Eat Fourth Street, officers responded to a report of a theft. A 47-year-old woman was contacted on suspicion of the theft, but was then arrested for violation of a restraining order and violation bail bond conditions.
9:02 a.m. On the 1000 block of Sage Court, community services personnel in Craig responded to a code enforcement call. A resident was issued a verbal warning for a code violation.