San Miguel Sheriff’s Blotter

Feb 25th @ 11:06 am in News by Scott Staley

San Miguel County Sheriffs Department

S13-0282 TRAFFIC HAZARD
Complainant: PIKE, GERALD A
1200 44ZS ROAD, NORWOOD, CO 81423-58
Incident Address : HWY 145 LAWSON HILL AREA
TELLURIDE CO 81435
Time Reported: 08:28
Time Occurred between: 08:28:40 02/18/13 – 08:28:40 02/18/13
Narrative: Deputies responded to a broken down vehicle on Lawson Hill. A tow truck was dispatched to remove the vehicle from the scene.
S13-0283 Animal Problem
Complainant: HARLEY, JAMES M
3334 PEACHTREE RD NE UNIT 813, ATLANTA, GA 30326
Incident Address : SAWPIT MERCANTILE , HIGHWAY 145
SAWPIT CO
Time Reported: 10:16
Time Occurred between: 10:16:08 02/18/13 – 10:16:08 02/18/13
Narrative: Deputies were notified of two dogs on Hwy 145 running at large in the Sawpit area. A local business owner temporarily secured
the animals. Attempts at contacting the animal’s owner were initially unsuccessful and the dogs were impounded at the Telluride Animal Shelter. The animals were eventually released and a Summons for Dog at Large was issued to the owner after it was determined several warnings for the same offense had already been issued.
S13-0284 Driving Under the Influence
Complainant: SUAREZ-DOMINGUEZ, ELSA L
415 MOUNTAIN VILLAGE BLVD, MOUNTAIN VILLAGE, CO
Incident Address : HIGHWAY 145 MM 81
PLACERVILLE CO 81430
Time Reported: 20:43
Time Occurred between: 20:43:58 02/18/13 – 20:43:58 02/18/13
Narrative: Deputies received a reckless driver report on a black
Ford F150 traveling towards Telluride from Ridgeway. Deputies
were able to find the vehicle near Placerville on Highway 145.
The Deputies contacted the driver and arrested Sergio Avila-Portillo for Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol and other charges.
S13-0285 COURT TRANSPORT (PRISONER)
Complainant:
Incident Address : 305 W COLORADO
Time Reported: 11:02
Time Occurred between: 11:02:05 02/19/13 – 11:02:05 02/19/13
S13-0286 Search and Rescue
Complainant: NORTON, CHRISTOPHER W
134 SOUTH TOMBOY, TELLURIDE, CO 81435-1331
Incident Address : Delta Bowl; Bear Creek CO
Time Reported: 11:27
Time Occurred between: 11:27:33 02/19/13 – 11:27:33 02/19/13
Narrative: Sheriff’s Officers/SAR responded to a report of a skier with back injuries in the Bear Creek drainage. The skier and
companions began the self-evacuation process and met the SAR
team during their descent. The injured party was spinally
stabilized and extricated by toboggan. The subject was
transferred to Telluride Medical Center for continued care.
S13-0287 Assault
Complainant: REED, JESSE R
325 E 6TH, DELTA, CO 81416
Incident Address : 684 63L Road
TELLURIDE CO 81435
Time Reported: 11:58
Time Occurred between: 11:58:12 02/19/13 – 11:58:12 02/19/13
Narrative: Deputy investigated a report by an inmate that he was beaten
and Tasered while he slept in the jail. He did not wake during
the reported assault. Investigation and physician exam revealed the report was false.
S13-0288
Complainant: KEETON, PAMMI L
313 JUNIPER DRIVE, NORWOOD, CO 81423
Incident Address : 305 W Colorado Ave
Time Reported: 17:57
Time Occurred between: 17:57:51 02/19/13 – 17:57:51 02/19/13
Narrative: While providing court security, a Deputy was contacted
regarding possible witness intimidation.
S13-0289 Suspicious Person/vehicle
Complainant: HERRICK, ALEJA
211 EAST SERAPIO, TELLURIDE, CO 81435
Incident Address : 211 EAST SERAPIO PHASE 2
TELLURIDE CO 81435
Time Reported: 10:01
Time Occurred between: 10:01:46 02/20/13 – 10:01:46 02/20/13
Narrative: A Deputy contacted a local resident who was concerned about a
suspicious phone call. The phone number that showed up on caller ID was fake. The recipient of the call was advised to report any further suspicious activity.
S13-0290 Suspicious Person/vehicle
Complainant:
Incident Address : HWY-62 JUST BEFORE MM1
TELLURIDE CO 81435
Time Reported: 11:35
Time Occurred between: 11:35:12 02/20/13 – 11:35:12 02/20/13
Narrative: Synopsis: A report of a vehicle parked near the side of the
roadway on Highway 62 at approximately MM 1. A vehicle
suspiciously without wheels, was in fact a training opportunity
in the making for the Placerville Fire Department, which had
staged the vehicle in that location with the intent of training
firefighters in various aspects of burning vehicles.
S13-0291 Suspicious Person/vehicle
Incident Address : 305 WEST COLORADO
TELLURIDE CO 81435
Time Reported: 12:12
Time Occurred between: 12:12:24 02/20/13 – 12:12:24 02/20/13
S13-0292 Agency Assist
Incident Address : HWY 145 MM67
TELLURIDE CO 81435
Time Reported: 15:08
Time Occurred between: 15:08:05 02/20/13 – 15:08:05 02/20/13
S13-0294 Agency Assist
Complainant: COLORADO STATE PATROL
2420 N TOWNSEND AVE, MONTROSE, CO 81401
(970)240-8735 AFAX
Incident Address : 1/2 MILE THIS SIDE OF OPHIR AT THE SHARP
TELLURIDE CO 81435
Time Reported: 18:41
Time Occurred between: 18:41:07 02/20/13 – 18:41:07 02/20/13
Narrative: Deputies responded to a non injury, one vehicle accident, on
Highway 145 near Windy Point.
S13-0295 911 CALLS WRONG NUMBER/HANGUP
Incident Address : M44 (BEAVER MESA AREA)
TELLURIDE CO 81435
Time Reported: 18:45
Time Occurred between: 18:45:38 02/20/13 – 18:45:38 02/20/13
Narrative: Synopsis: The San Miguel Sheriff’s Office received information
of a 911 call from Montrose Dispatch, in which an unidentified
female voice advised the car she was in slid off of M44
Road, and they were in need of a tow. The call was lost and
when contact was re-established, the calling party was evasive
as to the actual location of the incident. An officer from the
Sheriff’s Office patrolled M44 Road to the point fresh tire
tracks ended, without finding any stranded car or motorists.
S13-0296 Harassment
Complainant: SCOTT, FRANK R
12 SHORT STREET, RICO, CO 81332-1253
Incident Address : RICO RESIDENT
RICO CO 81332
Time Reported: 20:31
Time Occurred between: 20:31:36 02/20/13 – 20:31:36 02/20/13
S13-0298 Ambulance or Medical Assist
Complainant: TELLURIDE EMT ASSOCIATION
135 WEST COLUMBIA, TELLURIDE, CO 81435-1229
Incident Address : 453 SAN MIGUEL RIDGE
Time Reported: 14:22
Time Occurred between: 14:22:04 02/21/13 – 14:22:04 02/21/13
Narrative: A Deputy assisted EMS, locating an address for a medical 911. Unknown outcome.
S13-0299 Transport Prisoner
Incident Address : GRAND JUNCTION TO SMSO
Time Reported: 15:54
Time Occurred between: 15:54:12 02/21/13 – 15:54:12 02/21/13
S13-0301 911 CALLS WRONG NUMBER/HANGUP
Complainant: SAN MIGUEL SHERIFFS OFFICE
684 CR 63L, TELLURIDE, CO 81435
(970)728-6347 FAX
Incident Address : HWY 145 MM 79
SAWPIT CO
Time Reported: 18:00
Time Occurred between: 18:00:30 02/21/13 – 18:00:30 02/21/13
Narrative: The Sheriff’s Office responded to Highway 145 MM 79
for a vehicle that slid off the road and almost down an embankment.
S13-0302 Traffic Offense
Complainant: SNYDER, RAYMOND
993 COUNTY ROAD 43ZS, NORWOOD, CO 81423-126 Incident Address : HWY 145 MM 94
NORWOOD CO 81423
Time Reported: 21:37
Time Occurred between: 21:37:52 02/21/13 – 21:37:52 02/21/13
Narrative: Deputy took a report of a reckless driver in the Norwood area.
The vehicle was not located.
S13-0303 Animal Problem
Complainant: TAYLOR, JOHNNY
1725 B SUMMIT ST, NORWOOD, CO 81423
Incident Address : SAWPIT WEST SAWPIT MERC
TELLURIDE CO 81435
Time Reported: 23:28
Time Occurred between: 23:28:51 02/21/13 – 23:28:51 02/21/13
Narrative: Deputy responded to the Sawpit area for the report of a dog
running in traffic on Highway 145. The dog was not located.
S13-0304 MOTORIST ASSIST
Complainant: KATSEV, CAILYN
547 WAPATI RD, TELLURIDE, CO 81435
Incident Address : 547 WAPATI RD
Time Reported: 00:46
Time Occurred between: 00:46:21 02/22/13 – 00:46:21 02/22/13
Narrative: Deputy assisted a vehicle that got stuck in the snow at the top of their driveway partially on Wapiti Dr.
S13-0305 Criminal Mischief
Complainant: STOWE, JULIE A
0515 CR H, DOVE CREEK, CO 81324
Incident Address : INTERSECTION COUNTY ROAD H1 AND H3S
EGNAR CO 81325
Time Reported: 10:51
Time Occurred between: 10:51:02 02/22/13 – 10:51:02 02/22/13
Narrative: A Deputy took another report of Criminal Mischief occurring
in Egnar, near the Egnar Cemetery. An unknown person or persons
have damaged a group of mailboxes on County Road H1. If anyone
has any information, please, contact the San Miguel Sheriff’s Office. You may remain anonymous.
S13-0306 COLORADO STATE PATROL ASSIST Agency Assist
Complainant: COLORADO STATE PATROL
2420 N TOWNSEND AVE, MONTROSE, CO 81401
(970)240-8735 AFAX
Incident Address : MM 8 HWY 62
TELLURIDE CO 81435
Time Reported: 13:52
Time Occurred between: 13:52:37 02/22/13 – 13:52:37 02/22/13
Narrative: Deputies assisted CSP with traffic control at the scene of a
one vehicle rollover on Hwy. 62 MM 8. There were no injuries.
The CSP is investigating.
S13-0307 Suspicious Person/vehicle
Complainant: MOORE, SANDRA
2920 RANCHO DURANGO, DURANGO, CO 81301
Incident Address : STORAGE NEXT TO TELLURIDE TIRE
TELLURIDE CO 81435
Time Reported: 15:36
Time Occurred between: 15:36:42 02/22/13 – 15:36:42 02/22/13
Narrative: Deputies took a report of a storage unit burglary. An
investigation of the incident revealed no crime had taken
place, only a miscommunication between the unit landlord and
tenant of the unit.
S13-0308 911 CALLS WRONG NUMBER/HANGUP
Complainant: MONTROSE DISPATCH
1200 NORTH GRAND, MONTROSE, CO 81401
(970)252-4010
Incident Address : 152 FRONT ST
PLACERVILLE CO 81430
Time Reported: 20:16
Time Occurred between: 20:16:54 02/22/13 – 20:16:54 02/22/13
Narrative: Dispatch received a 911 hang up call from a business in
Placerville. Deputies found no one at the business and no sign
that anyone had been there since the snow fall. The call was
closed as unfounded
S13-0309 COLORADO STATE PATROL ASSIST
Complainant: COLORADO STATE PATROL
2420 N TOWNSEND AVE, MONTROSE, CO 81401
(970)240-8735 AFAX
Incident Address : COLORADO HIGHWAY 62 MM12
PLACERVILLE CO 81430
Time Reported: 12:35
Time Occurred between: 12:35:41 02/23/13 – 12:35:41 02/23/13
Narrative: A Deputy responded to Colorado Highway 62, near MM 12,for a report of a stalled vehicle, blocking traffic. The vehicle was gone upon the Deputy’s arrival to the area.
S13-0310 Weapons Offense
Complainant: SAN MIGUEL COUNTY SHERIFFS, OFFICE
684 CR 63L, TELLURIDE, CO 81435
Incident Address : 210 COUNTY ROAD X48
PLACERVILLE CO 81430
Time Reported: 13:24
Time Occurred between: 13:24:22 02/23/13 – 13:24:22 02/23/13
Narrative: A Deputy on patrol heard several gunshots near Colorado Highway 62 and County Road X48. The Deputy patrolled nearby and
determined the shots were target practice related and occurring
on private property.
S13-0311 Alarm
Complainant: Unknown
Incident Address : 765 VANCE DRIVE
Time Reported: 13:55
Time Occurred between: 13:55:18 02/23/13 – 13:55:18 02/23/13
Narrative: A burglary alarm at a business on Vance Drive was unfounded.
S13-0312 Alarm
Complainant: Unknown
Incident Address : 780 VANCE DRIVE
Time Reported: 15:28
Time Occurred between: 15:28:08 02/23/13 – 15:28:08 02/23/13
Narrative: A burglary alarm at a business on Vance Drive was unfounded.
S13-0313 Civil Dispute
Complainant: COLLIER, JOHN A
123 E COLUMBIA AVE, TELLURIDE, CO 81435
Incident Address : 2230 HWY 145 ABOVE CABINET SHOP CO
Time Reported: 16:04
Time Occurred between: 16:04:55 02/23/13 – 16:04:55 02/23/13
Narrative: Deputy took a report of a theft that involved many items taken while a guest was staying at an apartment. After investigation it was deemed to be civil.
S13-0314 COLORADO STATE PATROL ASSIST
Complainant: MONTROSE DISPATCH
1200 NORTH GRAND, MONTROSE, CO 81401
Incident Address : COLORADO HWY 62 9.5
PLACERVILLE CO 81430
Time Reported: 18:35
Time Occurred between: 18:35:51 02/23/13 – 18:35:51 02/23/13
Narrative: Deputies, along with Placerville Fire and EMS, responded to Colorado Highway 62, near MM 9, for a report of a
vehicle rollover. Colorado State Patrol in investigating the incident.
S13-0315 Agency Assist
Incident Address : HWY 145 MM 75
TELLURIDE CO 81435
Time Reported: 01:41
Time Occurred between: 01:41:14 02/24/13 – 01:41:14 02/24/13
S13-0316 Alarm
Complainant: TELLURIDE TIRE
753 VANCE DRIVE, TELLURIDE, CO 81435-2798
(970)728-5105 fax
Incident Address : 780 VANCE DRIVE
Time Reported: 13:39
Time Occurred between: 13:39:33 02/24/13 – 13:39:33 02/24/13
Narrative: A burglar alarm at a business on Vance Drive was unfounded.
S13-0317 Welfare Check/ATL
Complainant:
Incident Address : OUT PAST THE ELK RANCH ON THE LEFT HAND
Time Reported: 16:50
Time Occurred between: 16:50:59 02/24/13 – 16:50:59 02/24/13
S13-0318 Abandoned Vehicle
Complainant: KEHN, NICOLE D
6000 COUNTY ROAD 203 #46, DURANGO, CO 81301
Incident Address : FALL CRK ROAD
TELLURIDE CO 81435
Time Reported: 22:12
Time Occurred between: 22:12:57 02/24/13 – 22:12:57 02/24/13