The Blotter

Durango Police


8:01 a.m. A house was hit with paintballs overnight in the 500 block of Virginia Street.

10:50 a.m. Someone in the city of Durango had questions about new marijuana laws.


12:33 a.m. A man wearing no shirt was kicking lamp posts and acting strangely near East Eighth Avenue and College Drive.

12:53 a.m. A man reported that another man was standing in his storage unit in the 1200 block of Avenida del Sol.

7:33 p.m. Someone captured a loose Chihuahua on Westwood Place.


3:09 p.m. Juveniles were swearing and causing a nuisance in a parking lot at the Mason Center, 333 E. 12th St.

6:16 p.m. A driver in a white Volvo sedan was swerving all over the road and almost hit another vehicle near Home Depot on South Camino del Rio.

Durango Fire & Rescue


10:47 a.m. Someone reported a brush fire in the 30000 block of U.S. Highway 550, north of Durango in the Animas Valley.

8:07 p.m. Someone reported smoke indoors in the 3400 block of West Second Avenue.


1:32 a.m. Medics from the downtown fire station responded to an assault.

7:09 p.m. Someone reported a gas leak or a smell of gas on Twin Pines Lane near the 200 block of County Road 221, south of Elmore’s Corner.

Durango Fire & Rescue Authority responded to 27 calls Friday through Sunday.