The Blotter

Durango Police


1:50 a.m. A woman reported that there was something or someone on her porch, possibly a bear, on Miller Drive.

3:59 p.m. Someone reported a man was hit on the head with a hatchet in the 900 block of Camino del Rio.


7:50 p.m. A vehicle broke down on the 32nd Street bridge near East Second Avenue. The owner of the white pickup was lying down in the middle of the road.

8:06 p.m. A deer was stuck in a chain-link fence near Ferringway Condos on Ferringway Circle.


1:30 a.m. Multiple people were fighting in the west 100 block of Eighth Street.

3:09 a.m. Someone threw a tire rim at the Buzz Bus causing damage in the 1100 block of Main Avenue.

3:40 a.m. A woman wanted her drunken boyfriend to leave, but he was refusing in the 300 block of Animas View Drive. Police made an arrest.

4:10 p.m. Two men were hitting golf balls into the reservoir at the end of Jenkins Ranch Road.


9:46 a.m. An employee stole merchandise from south City Market, 6 Town Plaza. Police made an arrest.

1:13 p.m. A man was aggressively panhandling at Camino del Rio and College Drive. Police issued a warning.

11:05 p.m. A couple was having sex in a large black SUV parked in the Bank of the San Juans parking lot, 144 E. Eighth St.

Durango Fire & Rescue


8:50 p.m. Someone reported smoke in the 1600 block of West Third Avenue.


5:13 p.m. Medics responded to a traffic accident in the 2000 block of Colorado Highway 3.

9:46 p.m. A vehicle was on fire in the 5000 block of Colorado Highway 172.


6:38 a.m. Someone reported a brush fire in the 200 block of Derby Drive, southwest of Bayfield.

7:06 p.m. There was an odor of gas inside a home in the 1800 block of Highland Avenue.

Durango Fire & Rescue Authority responded to 35 calls Friday through Sunday.

Durango Fire & Rescue Authority responded to 35 calls Friday through Sunday.

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