9:42 a.m. Someone believed to be living homeless was camping in a shed on private property in the 3200 block of Main Avenue.
10:35 a.m. A man refused to leave McDonald’s. Officers arrested at least one person.
11:22 a.m. A driver sideswiped another vehicle at the intersection of Main Avenue and 25th Street. Officers gave at least one person a citation.
11:43 a.m. A 30-year-old man was found unresponsive in an alley near the Durango Post Office. Officers arrested at least one person for an open container.
4:37 p.m. A driver rear-ended and side swiped another vehicle near the intersection of Main Avenue and College Drive. Officers arrested at least one person for hit-and-run.
5:54 p.m. A T-bone crash occurred at the intersection of South Camino del Rio and West Frontage Road. Officers arrested at least one person.
6:15 p.m. A vehicle was blocking traffic on South Camino del Rio. Officers arrested at least one person for assault on a police officer.
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11:36 a.m. A homeowner arrived home to find the house with the garage door open and the house ransacked in the 49400 block of U.S. Highway 550, north of Purgatory Resort.
7:06 p.m. Two vehicles crashed near the intersection of Dominguez Drive and Camino del Rio.
7:57 p.m. Two men assaulted an employee of a business in the lower 100 block of Girard Street in Bodo Park.
4:27 p.m. Someone was assaulted in the 29700 block of U.S. Highway 160 near Elmore’s Corner.
8:41 p.m. A boy ran away from a home on County Road 516 south of Bayfield.
Firefighters and medics responded to 21 calls Wednesday and at least one call Thursday morning, including an elevator rescue and three 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.