6:59 a.m. A vehicle hit an 80-year-old man, who was bleeding from the mouth and having difficulty breathing in the 700 block of Main Avenue. Police issued a citation to the driver.
9 a.m. A woman was yelling out of her house window in the 300 block of Jenkins Ranch Road.
9:02 a.m. Items were stolen out of a woman’s vehicle in the east 500 block of 10th Street.
3:15 p.m. Someone reported a sex offense at Durango High School.
3:39 p.m. A man driving a blue Dodge Caravan urinated in public at Walmart. Police responded and made an arrest for drunken driving.
3:38 p.m. Someone reported that a child was punched in the face somewhere along East Third Avenue.
5:36 p.m. A driver in a Cadillac sedan was running red traffic lights and running people off the road in the 1300 block of South Camino del Rio, near Home Depot. Police made an arrest.
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4:03 p.m. A driver in a red Corvette with Arizona license plates passed on a double-yellow line and almost caused an accident in the 39800 block of U.S. Highway 160, near Gem Village.
Firefighters and medics responded to 12 calls Wednesday, including a brush fire in the 35000 block of U.S. Highway 550 north of Hermosa and two traffic crashes.
Most items in this column are taken from logs of calls made to authorities. Their accuracy may not have been verified by an investigation.