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The Blotter

La Plata County Sheriff’s Office

3:32 p.m. A large amount of smoke was seen coming from a roof in the area of Estancia.

7:52 p.m. A man drove by the river and threw trash into it on County Road 234.


3:15 p.m. A window and screen were broken at a residence in the area of East Animas Road (County Road 250).

3:24 p.m. An explosion and people screaming were heard in the area of High Trails Drive.

8:32 p.m. A man was attempting to pick bike locks with a knife in the area of Mill Street.

Durango Fire

Firefighters and medics responded to 28 calls from Wednesday to Thursday morning, including 12 emergency medical service calls, a brush fire and a vehicle versus pedestrian crash.

Most items in this column are taken from logs of calls made to authorities. Their accuracy may not have been verified by an investigation.