The blotter

Tuesday, March 6, 2018 4:27 PM

Durango Police


10:43 a.m. Someone called to request her daughter be removed from a residence in the 800 block of Goeglein Gulch Road. Police made an arrest.

1:09 p.m. A gold SUV failed to yield and was clocked at 95 mph in the 2400 block of La Posta Road (County Road 213).

1:46 p.m. A man trespassed at a business in Town Plaza. Police issued a warning.

1:56 p.m. A drunken man was on a bench at Ninth Street and Main Avenue.

3:27 p.m. A woman reported her Xanax was stolen from a residence in the 2300 block of Main Avenue.

3:31 p.m. A woman needed to be removed from Walmart, 1155 Camino del Rio.

3:50 p.m. Two drunken men were on a bench in the west 100 block Ninth Street.

6:06 p.m. Two drunken people refused to leave south City Market, 6 Town Plaza. Police issued a warning.

10:17 p.m. Someone was camping illegally in the 1700 block of Rim Drive.

11:57 p.m. An drunken man was trying to fight someone on Roosa Avenue. Police made an arrest.

La Plata County Sheriff’s Office


4:02 p.m. A donkey was in the road in the 4000 block of East Animas Road (County Road 250).

6:24 p.m. Someone requested help tranquilizing an escaped wolfdog from Wolfwood Refuge, 4352 County Road 318.


3:19 p.m. Someone was shooting a rifle in the 36700 block of U.S. Highway 550, north of Durango.


3:22 a.m. A vehicle hit a tree in the 5200 block of Florida Road (County Road 240).

9:37 a.m. Someone was screaming in the 200 block of County Road 318.

10:35 a.m. A drunken man was harassing people at Home Depot, 1301 Camino del Rio.


12:39 a.m. A drunken man was stumbling into the road in the 30000 block of U.S. Highway 160, near Elmore’s Corner.

1:34 a.m. A man with a handgun assaulted someone in the 700 block of County Road 326 and fled the scene.

10:50 a.m. A man waved a gun at someone during a road rage incident at Trimble Lane (County Road 252) and U.S. Highway 550.

2:38 p.m. A homeless person refused to leave Days Inn, 3030 Main Ave.

Durango Fire

Firefighters and medics responded to 14 calls Monday, including three falls, two automatic fire alarms and someone suffering from a burn.

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