January 2 - 3

Sunday, Jan. 4, 2009 12:28 AM

Animal ControlFriday2:06 p.m. A woman was treated at the emergency room for bites from a neighbor's dog in the 200 block of Jenkins Ranch Road.

3:24 p.m. A dog chewing on tree branches did not appear to have any food in the 33000 block of U.S. Highway 550 north.

Saturday4:17 p.m. About nine dogs were running on a road, chasing cars in the 200 block of County Road 500.

Durango PoliceFriday7:42 a.m. A computer had been stolen from the 100 block of East Fourth Avenue.

9:11 a.m. A black Toyota Highlander had been hit overnight in the 600 block of Main Avenue.

2:29 p.m. A man in his mid-30s driving a red truck was seen looking around an empty house in the 2000 block of West Second Avenue.

Saturday3:11 a.m. A woman was receiving strange text messages in the 800 block of South Camino del Rio.

8:24 p.m. Two children were left in a station wagon at the Post Office parking lot.

11:23 p.m. A cyclist was stopped for not having lights or reflectors in the 500 block of Main Ave-avenue.

La Plata County Sheriff
Friday10:15 a.m. A semi truck was blocking a driveway in the 100 block of Clear Creek Loop.

1:22 p.m. A driver was seen throwing punches at passengers in the front and back seats of his car and swerving back and forth in the 31000 block of U.S. Highway 160 east.

Saturday1:57 a.m. A woman wearing little clothing was outside and yelling in herself in the 3000 block of County Road 309A.

11:33 p.m. A dead dog and a truck were causing a traffic hazard on the side of the road in the 22000 block of U.S. Highway 550.

Bayfield MarshalFriday11:24 a.m. A driver drove off the road because of a medical condition at the intersection of Mountain View Drive and Lakeside Drive.

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