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Durango Police


10:58 p.m. A man was arrested on a warrant after being reported for following and videoing an adult and a child in the 1300 block of Camino del Rio.

12:32 p.m. A snakebite was reported in the 500 block of Wilson Gulch Road.

2:29 p.m. A counterfeit bill was passed in the 2500 block of Main Avenue.

La Plata County Sheriff’s Office


8:43 a.m. A suburban was swerving and someone was throwing items out the window in the area of U.S. Highway 160, east of Durango.

9:01 a.m. People were hitting golf balls into the Animas River in the area of Hermosa Meadows Road.


11:44 p.m. Someone reported possible trespassing and illegal hunting in the area of Gem Lane.


4:38 p.m. A mailbox was broken into in the area of East Animas Road (County Road 250).


7:35 a.m. A school bus crashed into a pole in the area of County Road 516 and Highway 172.

10:27 a.m. A fire truck rolled over and one person was trapped inside near the entrance to Forest Lakes subdivision.

2:09 p.m. A burglary was reported in the area of Edgemont Highlands Drive.

2:18 p.m. A sexual assault was reported in the area of Hermosa.

Durango Fire

Firefighters and medics responded to 10 calls Monday to Tuesday morning, including nine emergency medical service calls and a car 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.