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(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 May 31, Glenwood Springs responded to a disturbance at the Glen Valley Care Center. When they arrived, police discovered 81-year-old Anita Harris, who lives at the care center, repeatedly struck another resident over the head with an extension gripper. Harris was issued a summons into court for suspicion of assault. -On May 31, Glenwood Springs police arrested Andrew N. Rixom, 31, of Glenwood Springs for allegedly urinating on a public sidewalk at the 700 block of Cooper Avenue. -On May 31, Garfield County sheriff’s deputies received a report of a burglary on County Road 117. Approximately $500 in cash was reportedly taken. -On June 1, Brian Budd, 29, of New Castle was arrested by Garfield County sheriff’s deputies on suspicion of third-degree assault. -On June 1, Garfield County sheriff’s deputies took a report of paintballs being fired at the new Glenwood Springs Fire Station on Four Mile Road. Approximately six paintballs were fired at the station. -On June 2, James Alan Smith, 45, of Parachute was arrested on suspicion of driving under restraint for an alcohol-related conviction. -Garfield County law enforcement officials plan to participate in Colorado’s new anti-drunken driving enforcement program. DUI Checkpoint Colorado will run from 10 p.m. Friday, June 6, through 3 a.m. Saturday, June 7.

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