The Blotter

Durango Police


1:06 a.m. A 35-year-old man fainted and fell down a flight of stairs in the lower 100 block of 42 East Animas Road (County Road 250).

1:37 p.m. A woman reported her boyfriend beat her up in the 2200 block of West Third Avenue. Police made an arrest.

3:02 p.m. A man was shooting bow and arrow in the Skyridge Open Space near Ophier Drive.

3:55 p.m. A man was huffing from a spray-paint can in the 1300 block of Roosa Avenue.

8:48 p.m. Two men stole tips at Magpies Newsstand Cafe, 707 Main Ave.


9:41 a.m. A baby bear was trying to get into a car and jumping on the hood near Pleasant Drive and Junction Street.

10:46 a.m. Someone had questions about shooting a bow in city limits.


10:57 a.m. Two men were skateboarding in the middle of the road in the 2200 block of Crestview Drive.

9:30 p.m. Someone in a Lincoln Town Car was following a woman and pointing a finger at her in the form of a gun, according to a report in the 500 block of Animas View Drive.

Durango Fire & Rescue


9:19 a.m. Medics responded to a traffic accident in the 4300 block of County Road 124, north of Hermosa.

10:29 p.m. Someone reported smoke in the 3300 block of Wildcat Canyon Road (County Road 141).


10:07 a.m. Someone reported smoke in the 1100 block of Goeglein Gulch Road.

1:14 p.m. A vehicle was on fire in the 1400 block of Main Avenue.


12:52 p.m. Someone reported a brush fire in the 400 block of Academy Drive.

Durango Fire & Rescue Authority responded to 42 calls Friday through Sunday.