4:40 a.m. A man and woman were fighting in the 1100 block of East Third Avenue.
4:56 a.m. Someone broke into a home near the intersection of East Fifth Avenue and First Street.
7:30 a.m. A homeless woman was defecating on the north side of a house in the 1900 block of East Third Avenue.
10:22 a.m. A driver sideswiped another vehicle near the intersection of Main Avenue and east 14th Street. At least one arrest was made.
12:21 p.m. Someone’s bike lock was cut in the 2700 block of Main Avenue.
2:42 p.m. Someone tried to use counterfeit money at a business in the 2700 block of Main Avenue.
5:03 p.m. Someone painted graffiti on a building in the east 700 block of Second Street.
6:55 p.m. An intoxicated 35-year-old man was unable to stand in an alley near the 900 block of East Second Avenue. At least one arrest was made.
7:56 p.m. A woman shoplifted from Walmart. At least one arrest was made.
8:14 p.m. Two men were fighting in the 300 block of East Eight Avenue.
9:14 p.m. Someone heard two gunshots in the 400 block of Arroyo Drive.
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5:20 p.m. A man and woman were fighting in the 34300 block of U.S. Highway 160 east.
5:50 p.m. Someone heard 12 shots from a rifle in the 44300 block of U.S. Highway 550 north.
9:07 p.m. Someone’s daughter went missing from the 9400 block of County Road 310, south of Durango.
9:20 p.m. Someone reported someone lighting fireworks somewhere on west Mill Street in Bayfield.
Firefighters and medics responded to 15 calls Wednesday and at least three calls Thursday morning, including 12 emergency medical calls and one crash with injuries.
Most items in this column are taken from logs of calls made to authorities. Their accuracy may not have been verified by an investigation.