The Blotter

Durango Police


12:15 a.m. A citation was issued in the 2900 block of Richard Drive for incorrect vehicle parking.

2:32 a.m. A man arrived at the emergency room at Animas Surgical Hospital, 575 Rivergate Lane, with a suspicious finger injury.


10:00 a.m. A caller wanted to discuss an assault at a nursing home on Junction Street.

10:13 a.m. A woman’s personal items were being taken by a daughter, said a resident in the Mountain Sun Apartments, 1206 Florida Road.

11:06 a.m. A woman in the back of south City Market, 6 Town Plaza, asked for help with an out-of-control 8-year-old girl.

1:40 p.m. A Ford truck and camper were blocking mailboxes in the 21000 block of U.S. Highway 160 west.

3:40 p.m. A drunken man, who had refused to leave a restaurant in the 100 block of east College Drive, was sitting outside.

4:05 p.m. A resident in a condominium complex in the 20000 block of U.S. Highway 160 west reported a man walking between buildings looking under decks.

6:43 p.m. Two calls, 19 minutes apart, reported possible child abuse and methamphetamine use in an apartment in the 1100 block of Florida Road. Four children were in the apartment.

Durango Fire & Rescue


Durango Fire & Rescue Authority responded to 16 calls, among them, three sick people, two fire alarms and a carbon monoxide alarm.