Copshop |


Editor’s note: The following information comes from official police department incident reports. Arrests merely indicate an accusation, and the defendant is presumed innocent unless proven or otherwise pleading guilty in court.-On Sept. 16, Garfield County sheriff’s deputies were dispatched to Valley View Hospital to investigate a possible sexual assault on a child. According to the victim, a 20-year-old male committed the sexual assault while living in the same residence as the victim, the sheriff’s report said. -On Sept. 12, Garfield County sheriff’s deputies arrested Thomas L. Green, 52, of Rifle on suspicion of drunken driving. -On Sept. 13, Garfield County sheriff’s deputies responded to a report of a domestic disturbance in progress near Glenwood Springs. Caleb S. Colbert, 28, of Glenwood Springs was arrested on suspicion of third-degree assault and harassment.

Support Local Journalism

Support Local Journalism

Readers around Glenwood Springs and Garfield County make the Post Independent’s work possible. Your financial contribution supports our efforts to deliver quality, locally relevant journalism.

Now more than ever, your support is critical to help us keep our community informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having locally. Every contribution, however large or small, will make a difference.

Each donation will be used exclusively for the development and creation of increased news coverage.