Garfield County Sheriff’s Report
Editor’s note: The Garfield County Sheriff’s Department reports the following incidents and arrests. Summonses or arrests merely indicate an accusation, and the defendant is presumed innocent unless found guilty in court.
Warrant arrest: At 3:27 a.m. on Aug. 2, deputies contacted a vehicle on Interstate 70 near Glenwood Springs. Deputies learned that the driver had a warrant out of Garfield County. Marienne Arellano Sills, 20, of Glenwood Springs, was arrested and booked into the Garfield County Jail without incident. She was released on bond.
Possession of controlled substance, vehicle theft, reckless driving: At 10:13 p.m. on Aug. 2, deputies were dispatched to a report of a traffic complaint on Highway 82 near the area of Catherine Store. Deputies attempted to contact the suspect vehicle, which failed to yield. The suspect then stopped and the driver fled on foot. Deputies caught and arrested Wylie Brooks Brownell-Patty, 18, of Carbondale, cited him for first-degree motor vehicle theft, third-degree criminal trespass, resisting arrest, eluding, underage drinking, reckless driving, driving under restraint, leaving the scene of an accident, not reporting an accident, possession of a controlled substance and suspicion of driving under the influence and transported him to the Garfield County Jail. He was released on bond.
Warrant arrest, violation of a restraining order: At 11:22 p.m. on Aug. 2, Troy Allen Manzanares, 34, of Carbondale, was arrested in the 1100 mile of County Road 100 for two outstanding warrants. During transport, alcohol was detected on the breath of Manzanares so he was also charged with a restraining order violation prohibiting him from drinking. He was released on bond.
Driving under the influence, careless driving: At 3:41 a.m. on Aug. 4, deputies contacted a vehicle in the 1000 block of Railroad Avenue in Rifle for a moving violation. Shane Michael Mello, 23, of Silt, was subsequently arrested and booked into the Garfield County Jail on charges including suspicion of driving under the influence and careless driving. He was released on bond.
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