The Blotter

Friday, Aug. 31, 2018 9:03 PM

Durango Police


7:35 a.m. A man was taking off his clothes on a sidewalk in the 2600 block of Main Avenue.

10:19 a.m. Someone reported an aggressive man, who was possibly drunk or on drugs, was in Buckley Park, 1250 Main Ave. Police made an arrest.

6:02 p.m. Three men were drinking alcohol on the trail that leads to Fort Lewis College up the hill from the 900 block of East Eighth Avenue. Police made an arrest.

8:01 p.m. Someone reported the homeless camp was planning to have a large party from Greenmount Cemetery, 900 Cemetery Road.

10:25 p.m. A drunken man was standing in the road on Ninth Street near the intersection with Camino del Rio at 6 Town Plaza. Police made an arrest.


2 a.m. Police arrested a drunken man for burglary in the 1400 block of Main Avenue.

3:37 a.m. A drunken man was yelling and cursing behind Durango Post Office, 222 W. Eighth St.

6:32 a.m. Someone hit a bear with their car in the 14400 block of U.S. Highway 160 near the Durango West I subdivision.

Durango Fire

Firefighters and medics responded to 13 calls Thursday, including two traumatic injuries, an elevator rescue with no medical problems, a structure fire, a report of smoke outside and one person who fell.

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