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.
April 4: No insurance ” Police stopped a vehicle suspected of speeding 40 mph in a 25 mph zone on Midland Avenue. They cited Darrin Matthew Holmgren, 30, of Basalt, with driving without a valid license, failure to provide immediate proof of insurance and speeding.
April 3: Child abuse ” Police observed a 2-year-old walking across the street through traffic. Police believe the parents were nowhere to be found. They walked the child home and arrested the father, Jorge Aristides Beltran Cruz, 26, of Glenwood Springs, on suspicion of child abuse.
April 1: Theft ” Police responded to a store for a report of a theft of around $1,800 cash. They arrested Darin Thomas Ryan, 31, on suspicion of third-degree burglary, theft, second-degree criminal trespass and also for an active warrant.
March 30: DUI ” Police stopped a vehicle suspected of failing to stay in its own lane. They arrested Jose Guadalupe Silva-Limones, 20, of Carbondale, on suspicion of DUI, weaving and underage possession or consumption of alcohol.
March 30: Headlights ” Police stopped a vehicle they believe was driving without its headlights on. They arrested Anthony Paul Fox, 33, of Glenwood Springs, on suspicion of DUI and failing to use headlights when required.
March 29: Domestic disturbance ” Police responded to a report of a domestic disturbance. They determined that Kelly McAdams Kirby, 31, struck her boyfriend during an argument. She was arrested on suspicion of harassment.
April 4: Close call ” Police stopped a vehicle near 2090 Whiteriver Ave. that they believe nearly hit an officer in a head-on collision. Police arrested Christina Joseph, 29, of Parachute, on suspicion of DUI, driving with a suspended license, and driving with no insurance.
April 4: Hiding in a trash can ” Police attempted to make a traffic stop. The driver fled on foot and officers say they found Rigoberto Madrid, 26, of Rifle, hiding in a trash can. Madrid was arrested on suspicion of driving under restraint, failure to yield, obstructing government operations, resisting arrest and lack of compulsory insurance.
April 3: Domestic disturbance ” Police responded to a report of domestic violence that occurred in a vehicle driving on Railroad Avenue. The alleged victim told police her ex-boyfriend assaulted her and stole items from her vehicle. Nicholas Dow, 18, of Rifle, was subsequently arrested.
March 30: Domestic disturbance ” Police answered a report of a domestic disturbance on the 300 block of West 24th Place. They arrested Sean Herrera, 35, of Rifle, on suspicion of harassment and domestic violence.
March 29: DUI ” Police responded to a traffic complaint and arrested Justin Mathis, 26, of Rifle, on suspicion of DUI and driving under restraint.
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