The Blotter

Durango Police


12:57 a.m. A man was staggering across the road after being beaten by someone in the 1200 block of Florida Road. Police made an arrest.

4:13 a.m. A woman reported a very large black bear in her backyard near her window in the 2800 block of Oak Drive.

5:52 a.m. Someone had illegal contraband at the La Plata County jail, 742 Turner Drive.


3:04 p.m. Two juveniles were destroying property inside Walmart.

4:43 p.m. A drunken man was hanging out in front of Baskin-Robbins, 30 Town Plaza.

5:02 p.m. Someone took a woman’s bike and sold it, according to a report from 60 Westwood Place.

5:20 p.m. A man and a woman were throwing rocks at each other at Wendy’s Restaurant, 1840 Main Ave.

Durango Fire & Rescue


1:54 p.m. A fire alarm was set off on Sheol Street

3:11 p.m. A fire alarm was set off at the La Plata County Courthouse, 1060 East Second Ave.

Durango Fire & Rescue Authority responded to 11 calls Monday.