The Blotter

Tuesday, Feb. 6, 2018 5:26 PM

Durango Police


8:34 a.m. Two men were passed out at East Fourth Avenue and Third Street.

10:34 a.m. Someone reported that there was graffiti on a car at 350 East Eighth Ave.

12:30 p.m. Someone reported finding a magazine to a firearm with ammunition in it at 401 East Second Ave.

2:30 p.m. An older man was trying to open the doors at north City Market, 3130 Main Ave.

7:51 p.m. Someone shot a BB gun at the front of Olde Tymers Café, 1000 Main Ave.


1:15 a.m. Someone reported a drumming noise coming from a unit at Hillcrest Apartments, 1000 Goeglein Gulch Road.

4:36 a.m. A man was banging on walls and cursing at the Spanish Trails Inn and Suites 3141 Main Ave.

La Plata County Sheriff’s Office


1:21 p.m. A transformer that blew caused a brush fire at 4382 County Road 203.


1:59 a.m. A house was on fire at 1535 County Road 104.

4:03 p.m. Someone called about a twin sister using their name from 8124 County Road 203.


1:49 a.m. Someone reported a heroin overdose at Best Western Durango Inn, 21382 U.S. Highway 160.

2:40 a.m. A man tried to jump in front of a moving vehicle at 30090 U.S. Highway 160.


4:37 a.m. A woman with a lighter-colored coat and jeans was walking in the road at 49400 U.S. Highway 550.

12:30 p.m. Someone had a question about their neighbor shooting a bow and arrow at 250 Forest Lakes Drive.

Durango Fire

Firefighters and medics responded to nine calls Monday, including a brush fire, someone who suffered burns and a case of convulsions or seizures.

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