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Durango Police Department

12:51 p.m. A woman reported her ex-boyfriend was refusing to return her cat, according to a report in the 1800 block of Forest Avenue.

1:14 p.m. A man was walking around nude at Greenmount Cemetery, 900 Cemetery Road. Police made an arrest.


11:26 a.m. Someone reported a woman screaming at her kids in the 1100 block of Dominguez Drive.

7:53 p.m. A woman was defecating on the sidewalk near Main Avenue and College Drive. Police made an arrest.

9:31 p.m. Two men were fighting in the 600 block of East Second Avenue.


9:45 a.m. A metal shovel lay in a lane of traffic causing a hazard near Camino del Rio and U.S. Highway 160.

2:09 p.m. The traffic signals were not working at College Drive and East Eighth Avenue.

2:52 p.m. Someone reported a bicycle tied to a mailbox in the 3700 block of Main Avenue.

4:25 p.m. Two dogs were fighting at Speedway, 901 Camino del Rio.

8:13 p.m. Someone wanted to speak with a police officer about problems with a smoke machine being used at Roxy’s, 639 Main Ave.

Durango Fire

Firefighters and medics responded to 48 calls from Friday to Monday morning, including two lift assists, a smoke scare, two car crashes and numerous EMS calls.

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