Police Report 5-17
Theft was reported in the 1100 block of 18 Road. A cell phone valued at $200 was stolen from a juvenile’s belongings while he was at a park. Investigation is continuing.
Officer took a report of the theft of a wallet and contents valued at $555 from a vehicle at Snook’s Bottom.
Officers responded to the 800 block of Henry Circle where a black Toshiba laptop was unlawfully removed from a vehicle.
A hit and run traffic accident was reported in the 100 block of South Plum Street. A witness reported seeing a tractor trailer hit a street light causing approximately $2,500 in damage.
A 37-year-old man was reported missing but has since returned home.
Officers were called to the Fruita Monument High School for two female students, ages 15 and 16, who had been drinking an alcoholic beverage prior to the start of school. Both students were released to their parents prior to the officers’ arrival.
Two unknown females went into the Fruita City Market where one of them took items, concealed them in her purse, and left the store without making payment. There is a lead suspect.
Fruita Police Department K9 assisted the Colorado State Patrol on a vehicle sniff at I-70 Mile Marker 5.
Auto theft occurred in the 200 block of E. Aspen Avenue. A 26-year-old female was arrested for theft and DUI and a 21-year-old male was arrested for theft in the 1200 block of Wolf Creek Court. They were found inside a vehicle which had been reported stolen from Domino’s Pizza earlier in the evening.
Officers responded to a report of damaged property at Little Salt Wash Park. A baseball dugout was vandalized causing an estimated $500 in damage.
Officers responded to a report of vandalism in the 800 block of E. Pabor Avenue.
A non-injury, two-vehicle crash occurred at 595 Hwy. 340. No citations were issued.
A 20-year-old male took a vehicle valued at $8,000 belonging to his parents without their permission. The case was forwarded to District Attorney for felony filing.
A known male left letters at the back door of the Fruita Police Department saying he was upset with the Department of Human Services over a child custody case.
A private property traffic accident occurred at in the 400 block of S. Mesa Street.
Person(s) unknown entered an unlocked residence and removed jewelry and a jewelry box valued at $6,030.
A street sign valued at $50 was stolen from S. Park Court and Park Street.
An unknown person drove over some rocks and damaged a sprinkler head in the 100 block of N. Mesa Street. Damage is estimated at $20.
Officers received a report of a possible location in the 400 block of N. Mesa Street of two runaway juvenile girls. The girls were contacted and released to relatives.
A 13-year-old boy was issued a summons on suspicion of striking another student and causing bodily injury while at the Fruita 8/9 School. The boy was released to a parent.
A 26-year-old male was issued a summons for allowing his black and white Pit Bull type dog to run at-large in the area of Apple Street and Harrison Avenue. A 27-year-old male was issued a summons for allowing his brown and white Pit Bull type dog to run at-large in the area of Apple Street and Harrison Avenue.
A wirehaired Jack Russell type dog was reported stolen from the area of N. Willow Street and W. Pabor Avenue.
A yard decoration was reported stolen from the front yard of a residence in the 1300 block of Windsor Park Drive.
A 17-year-old male was found on the property of the Maverik convenience store in violation of an earlier issued criminal trespass warning. A juvenile petition with the District Attorney’s Office charging the juvenile with criminal trespass is pending.
An adult male family member used a handgun and shot a Pit Bull in the yard of a residence in the 800 block of E. Ottley Avenue after the Pit Bull attacked another dog. The case is under investigation.
Unknown person(s) broke a window to a residence in the 500 block of Amethyst Drive causing $250 in damage.
The Fruita Police Department assisted the Glenwood Springs Police Department by interviewing witnesses to a criminal mischief case which occurred in Glenwood Springs.
Criminal mischief occurred in the 500 block of N. Maple Street where unknown persons spray painted a concrete head gate belonging to Grand Valley Irrigation. The damage is estimated at $100.
An officer responded to a juvenile problem at Little Salt Wash Park where several juveniles were using profanity and were in possession of tobacco products. The case is under investigation.
A 26-year-old male was arrested in the 800 block of E. Cedar Court for domestic violence harassment.
Officers responded to the City Market store at 135 S. Plum Street to a non-injury private property accident. No summons was issued.
Three boys, ages 14 and 15, were contacted in the area of Cliffrose Avenue and Hemlock Drive just after midnight. They were each issued a summons for violating curfew.
Unknown person(s) damaged a vehicle in the 800 block of E. Pabor Avenue causing in excess of $2,000 in damage.
Criminal mischief was reported in the 300 block of Raptor Road where tires were slashed on a truck used to pump cement resulting in a loss of $1,600. The case is under investigation.
A juvenile male, 17, used the driver’s license of another male in an attempt to purchase tobacco products. The juvenile was detained and turned over to his parents. The case was forwarded to the District Attorney for prosecution for criminal possession of an identification document.
A 19-year-old male was arrested for suspicion of DUI and reckless driving in the area of 18 Road and E. Carolina Avenue.