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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.

Aug. 25: Resisting arrest ” Police saw a man camping in an area where there was a report of a possible brush fire. Police say the man refused to provide any identification and attempted a physical confrontation with an officer. Police arrested Peter Jon Renkel, 44, of Glenwood Springs, on suspicion of obstructing a police officer and resisting arrest.

Aug. 25: Tampering ” Police saw a man pulling at a string of lights on a city tree. They cited Jacob Paul Hattstaedt, 24, of Glenwood Springs, with criminal tampering.

Aug. 24: Petty theft ” Police responded to a report of shoplifting at a local store. They say Robert Dallas Slaymaker, 50, of Barstow, Calif., admitted to shoplifting. The items stolen were valued at $54. He was arrested on suspicion of petty theft.

Aug. 24: Headlights ” Police stopped a vehicle suspected of driving without headlights on at night. They arrested Stacy Ann Bates, 42, of Glenwood Springs, on suspicion of DUI, failure to provide proof of insurance, driving with a license under restraint and failure to display headlights when required.

Aug. 23: DUI ” Jonathan Jose Shepherd, 28, of Rifle, was arrested on suspicion of DUI and driving with a license under restraint.

Aug. 23: Trespassing ” Arthur Joseph Myatt III, 44, of Glenwood Springs, allegedly refused to leave a convenience store and was intoxicated. Police arrested him on suspicion of trespassing.

Aug. 22: Tinted windows ” Police contacted a driver suspected of having illegally tinted windows. They arrested Paul James Rust III, 22, of Rifle, on suspicion of having obscured windows, failure to provide proof of insurance, and driving with a license under restraint.

Aug. 22: Warrants ” Police contacted a man in a parking lot they believe was hiding. They arrested Matthew Eugene Hernandez, 40, of Pueblo, on active arrest warrants for failure to appear on obstructing and disorderly conduct charges.

Aug. 27: DUI ” Police received a report of a vehicle involved in an accident near Interstate 70 and Highway 13. They located the vehicle and arrested Albert Vicory, 41, of Parachute, on suspicion of DUI, hit-and-run and reckless driving.

Aug. 24: Playing with matches ” Police responded to a fire at Arnold Park. Police and fire officials determined three juveniles started the fire by playing with lighters and matches. They were cited and released to their parents.

Aug. 24: Fight ” Police responded to the 300 block of Railroad Avenue for a report of a fight. They arrested Jory Childres, 29, and Alexander Hernandez, 21, on suspicion of assault.

Aug. 23: Hit-and-run ” Police responded to a report of a hit-and-run accident. They located the suspect vehicle and arrested Ruben Landeros Gutierrez, 19, of New Castle, on suspicion of leaving the scene of an accident, DUI, underage consumption or possession of alcohol and driving without a valid license.

Aug. 22: Bar fight ” Police answered a report of a fight at a bar on Railroad Avenue. They arrested James Kramp, 28, of Rifle, on suspicion of being visibly intoxicated while a court order prohibits him from drinking alcohol.

Aug. 22: Disturbance ” Police investigated a disturbance call on Whiteriver Avenue. They arrested Jacob Cochran, 27, of Rifle, on suspicion of assault.

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