The Blotter

Wednesday, Dec. 27, 2017 4:00 PM

Durango Police


2:36 a.m. A trash can was in the intersection of East College Drive and East Second Avenue.

4:37 a.m. Someone trespassed at the Durango Post Office, 222 W. 8th St. Police made an arrest.


11:06 p.m. Three drunken men were stumbling into traffic and holding each other up in the 1500 block of Main Avenue.

La Plata County Sheriff’s Office


11:57 a.m. A woman was walking in circles in the middle of the road near U.S. Highway 160 and Wildcat Canyon Road (County Road 141).

7:04 p.m. An 18-year-old man passed out and looked green after taking an edible earlier in the day, according to a report near the 6400 block of Florida Road (County Road 240), northeast of Durango.

10:12 p.m. A vehicle swerved off the road and into a ditch and was smoking in the 9000 block of U.S. Highway 550, south of Durango.

Durango Fire

Firefighters and medics responded to 18 calls Tuesday, including three sick people, two falls and a structure fire.

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