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On Feb. 25 at about 10 p.m., an alarm went out to Carbondale police that the smell of natural gas had been detected at the Heritage Park Care Center in Carbondale. The residents were evacuated until the source of the odor was found, and the problem remedied.-On Feb. 27 shortly after 5:30 p.m., two Carbondale police officers were dispatched to a home on Wheel Circle regarding a hang-up on a 911 call. It turned out, according to the caller, that her husband had been attacked by a turkey, but that he did not wish to make a report or talk to the police.-On Feb. 28 at 12:34 a.m., a Carbondale officer spotted a vehicle with a headlight out, and saw the driver spin the car’s tires. The driver, Jesus Cedano-Salas, 32, of Glenwood Springs, was arrested on suspicion of drunk driving, driving under a revoked license, and possession of cocaine.-On March 1 at 3:30 a.m., Carbondale officers responded to City Market on a report of trespass. After a search, the officer found Oscar Urais-Gonzales hiding under an oven in the deli department. He was arrested on suspicion of trespassing.-On March 3 at 8:40 p.m., a citizen report led a Carbondale officer to stop a car on Highway 133, and arrest the driver, Mario Hernandez-Gomez, on suspicion of drunk driving.


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