Editor’s note: The following information comes from official police and sheriff’s department incident reports. Arrests merely indicate an accusation, and the defendant is presumed innocent unless found guilty in court.
Jail door – Deputies were notified of two inmates who allegedly vandalized their jail cell door at the Garfield County Jail. They cited Sean Patrick Egan, 19, of Glenwood Springs, and Jason Lee Calone, 23, of Rifle, with criminal mischief.Hit-and-run – Deputies responded to what they believe was a hit-and-run accident. A witness was allegedly harassed during the incident. Shane Fredrick Beckius, 18, of Glenwood Springs, was cited with reckless driving, failure to give information or aid after an accident involving damage to another vehicle and false reporting to authorities. Sean Lin, 18, of Silt, was cited with harassment.Assault – Police answered a report of a juvenile who was allegedly sexually assaulted. They arrested Hector Galvan Prado, 33, on suspicion of sexual assault on a child.Vehicle theft – Police took a report of a vehicle stolen from the 1500 block of Blake Avenue. They learned that Joshua David Jones, 23, was caught in the vehicle by authorities in another county. He was arrested on suspicion of aggravated motor vehicle theft and first-degree criminal trespass.Fraud warrant – Police contacted a woman at a hair salon with an outstanding warrant for fraud and criminal impersonation. They arrested Monica Lynn Wright, 45.Menacing – Police said Garrick J Cox, 22, bonded out from jail on an original charge of menacing, threatened the alleged victim and resisted arrest before being taken into custody again. He was arrested on suspicion of menacing, resisting arrest and intimidating a witness or victim.DUI – Police stopped a vehicle on Interstate 70 for a suspected traffic violation and believed the driver had a strong odor of alcohol on his breath. They arrested Gonzalo Vazquez Silva, 26, on suspicion of DUI, speeding and driving without a license.DUI – Police stopped a vehicle whose driver reportedly failed to dim its high beams. They arrested Jose Guadalupe Barajas Perez, 20, on suspicion of DUI, underage possession or consumption of alcohol, driving without a valid license and failing to dim lights when approaching.
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