January 6 - January 7

Thursday, Jan. 8, 2009 12:42 AM

Animal Control

12:37 p.m. Someone was bitten by a pit bull in the 4800 block of County Road 223, east of Elmore's Corner.

5:51 p.m. Two horses were in the snow up to their bellies and couldn't move very well near Hesperus at U.S. Highway 160 and Colorado Highway 140.

Durango Police

6:54 a.m. A construction drum was in the southbound lane of traffic creating a hazard in the 1100 block of Camino del Rio, in front of Wal-Mart.

9:38 a.m. A woman had a computer stolen last week but had recovered it, and she wanted to press charges in the 100 block of East Fourth Avenue.

12:25 p.m. A noninjury accident involving a green Toyota Corolla and a white Ford truck was reported in the 500 block of East Second Avenue.

4:28 p.m. A light-blue Cherokee had been parked in the same location for more than a month in the 400 block of East Third Avenue.

10:09 p.m. A driver was stopped for having an obstructed license plate near 19th Street and Main Avenue.

10:37 p.m. A brother and sister were creating a neighborhood disturbance in the 3700 block of West Second Avenue.

La Plata County Sheriff
8:30 a.m. Four vehicles were blocking a woman's driveway in the 34300 block of U.S. Highway 160, between Elmore's Corner and Gem Village.

12:25 p.m. A pair of skis was stolen Tuesday at Durango Mountain Resort.

3:54 p.m. Someone was sending a woman harassing text messages in the 300 block of Forest Ridge Road in Durango West I subdivision.

10:36 p.m. A man and woman were arguing in the 4300 block of County Road 502, northwest of Bayfield.

Most items in this column are taken from logs of calls made to authorities. Their accuracy may not have been verified by an official investigation.