The Blotter

Tuesday, Dec. 26, 2017 9:39 PM

Durango Police Department


8:04 a.m. Someone reported really loud Christmas music at the corner of East Fifth Avenue and East Fourth Street.

7:41 p.m. A man was screaming that he had a weapon at East Ninth Street and Main Avenue.


11:41 p.m. Someone was attacked by a guest at Durango Downtown Inn, 800 Camino del Rio, and sprayed them with pepper spray. Police made an arrest.

La Plata County Sheriff’s Office


6:29 p.m. A woman was hit in the nose and possibly needed stitches at the Purgatory Village Condo Hotel, 24 Sheol St. Police made an arrest.


10:32 p.m. Someone called to report a young man driving along County Road 205 looking through mailboxes.


4:57 p.m. A woman called to report an inappropriate note left on her car at the Woodside Condominiums, 1900 Florida Road (County Road 240).

9:56 p.m. A man was being attacked in the 800 block of Tech Center Drive. Police made an arrest.

Durango Fire

Firefighters and medics responded to 41 calls Saturday through Monday, including five sick people, three falls, four people having seizures and an overdose.

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