The Blotter

Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2017 5:27 PM

Durango Police


10:20 a.m. Four people were smoking marijuana outside Manna Soup Kitchen, 1100 Avenida del Sol.

1:54 p.m. A man who is transient passed out in a second-floor bathroom at Durango Public Library, 1900 East Third Ave.

2:26 p.m. A deer needed to be put down in the 3800 block of Main Avenue.

3:10 p.m. An intoxicated man was passed out in a parking space at 835 East Second Ave.

4:37 p.m. Someone reported an infant crying in a white Jeep Liberty with no parent around in the CJ’s Diner parking lot, 810 E. College Drive.

6:52 p.m. A car collided with a pole and had a steaming radiator at Sonic Drive-In, 240 East Eighth Ave.

9:56 p.m. A highly intoxicated man stumbled into the road in the 600 block of Camino del Rio.

La Plata County Sheriff’s Office


12:16 p.m. Someone reported finding ammunition in a vehicle at Durango-La Plata County Airport.

3:58 p.m. Flames on asphalt, in the middle of the road, were reported in the 14000 block of U.S. Highway 160.


5:58 a.m. Cows were in the road in the 6500 block of County Road 501, near Forest Lakes subdivision.

Durango Fire

Firefighters and medics responded to 16 calls Tuesday, including five people who fell, a stroke victim and seven other medical calls.

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