The Blotter

Thursday, Jan. 25, 2018 6:02 PM

Durango Police


1:50 a.m. An intoxicated woman refused to leave Giant Service Station, 602 Camino del Rio. Police made an arrest.

3:31 a.m. People were possibly stalking guests outside the Four Winds Motel, 20797 U.S. Highway 160.


10:51 a.m. A man was standing outside of a business in the 1400 block of Florida Road (County Road 240) making employees uncomfortable. Police issued a verbal warning.

11:01 a.m. People were loitering near the dumpsters outside of Conoco Express Mart, 901 Camino del Rio. Police issued a verbal warning.

12:14 p.m. Someone reported their backpack was stolen at the Durango Transit Center, 250 W. Eighth Street.

3:02 p.m. An intoxicated man was lying on the sidewalk with a jacket over his head near Manna, 1100 Avenida del Sol.

4:55 p.m. Four intoxicated people were by the swimming pool in the Durango Community Recreation Center, 2700 Main Ave.

8:53 p.m. Children were screaming at the Spanish Trails Inn & Suites, 3141 Main Ave.

9:33 p.m. Two intoxicated women were sleeping in the hallway of an apartment in the 900 block of Main Avenue.

La Plata County Sheriff’s Office


12:20 a.m. A man with a flashlight was trying to flag people down on County Road 103.

12:22 a.m. A man refused to leave McDonald’s, 201 W. College Drive.

5:45 a.m. A vehicle hit a deer in the 33000 block of U.S. Highway 160.


11:53 a.m. A vehicle was broken down in the 4500 block of County Road 210, and the driver needed assistance.

5:08 p.m. Two suspicious-looking men were driving around in a white van in the 14500 block of U.S. Highway 160.

8:08 p.m. People were cutting firewood and possibly trespassing in the 8400 block of County Road 310.

8:44 p.m. Police responded to a rollover accident in the 6000 block of County Road 250 where a vehicle was partially submerged in an irrigation ditch.

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