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Native American artifacts worth thousands stolen from Durango storage

Thousands of dollars worth of Native American artifacts were recently stolen from a Durango storage facility, said longtime Durango resident and former archaeologist Branson Reynolds. “I can’t...

DATE: June 13, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Durango boy recovers stolen bike trailer after some leg work

When 7-year-old Raleigh Shaw learned his homemade bike trailer had been stolen, he didn’t take it lying down. Instead, he canvassed neighborhoods and shared pictures of the missing trailer with...

DATE: May 31, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Durango man arrested in connection with car theft

A Durango man was arrested on suspicion of vehicle theft less than 24 hours after the car was reported missing. Wayne Rocha, 42, was being held Monday at the La Plata County Jail on suspicion of...

DATE: April 10, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Surveillance shows bike theft near First Southwest Bank of Durango

Police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a man suspected of walking off with a woman’s bike earlier this week in downtown Durango. The incident occurred about 9 a.m. Wednesday near...

DATE: April 6, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Woman robbed of her groceries at south City Market in Durango

Two men robbed a woman of her groceries Wednesday night as she walked out of south City Market in Durango, police said. The 21-year-old woman bought about $25 worth of groceries, including chips...

DATE: Feb. 23, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Durango woman charged with ID theft

A Durango woman suspected of opening credit accounts in other people’s names to fund her personal shopping sprees was charged Friday in 6th Judicial District Court with three counts of identity...

DATE: Feb. 17, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Durango woman accused of serial ID thefts

A Durango woman with a history of identity theft has been arrested again on suspicion of using other people’s personal information to create fraudulent credit accounts to fund her mini-shopping...

DATE: Feb. 7, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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New Mexico man gets 2 years for van theft, chase

A 21-year-old New Mexico man who stole a vehicle and crashed it on Molas Pass was sentenced Tuesday to two years in prison. Christopher Bagwell faced up to three years in prison after signing a...

DATE: Jan. 3, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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1 man, 3 juveniles arrested in spree of vehicle thefts

A man and three juveniles were arrested Monday morning in connection with four motor vehicle thefts in Durango. All four vehicles were stolen early Monday from various locations around Durango,...

DATE: Dec. 19, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Two men rob woman at knifepoint outside Durango marijuana dispensary

A Farmington woman was robbed at knifepoint Tuesday outside a marijuana dispensary in downtown Durango. Police are searching for two men who brandished the knife and took the woman’s purse about...

DATE: Dec. 7, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Police arrest Durango man suspected in car theft

A Durango man was being held Friday in police custody on suspicion of drunken driving and being in possession of a stolen vehicle. Police arrested Sandoval Stanford, 28, after a short foot pursuit...

DATE: Dec. 2, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Hooded bandit robs Serious Texas in north Durango

Police are asking for residents’ help in identifying a man who broke into Serious Texas Bar-B-Q in north Durango to steal an iPad and an undisclosed amount of cash. Video surveillance shows the man...

DATE: Nov. 25, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News