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Garfield County Sheriff’s Report

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Glenwood Springs, CO Colorado

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.

Driving under the influence: At 12:53 a.m. on Jan. 5, deputies stopped a vehicle on County Road 100 (Catherine Store Road) near Carbondale for failing to obey a stop sign. Roy A. Piubeni, 47, of Basalt, was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence, open container in a motor vehicle and possession of a controlled substance.

Driving under the influence: At 11:54 p.m. on Jan. 5, deputies stopped a vehicle for weaving on Highway 82 near Carbondale. Jose Natividad Morena Huerta, 30, of Glenwood Springs was arrested on suspicion of driving without a valid driver’s license, weaving and driving under the influence.

Assault: At 9:06 p.m. on Jan. 7, deputies were called to a reported assault on Eighth Street in Glenwood Springs. Thomas J. Toth, 34, of Glenwood Springs was cited for assault and criminal mischief.

Warrant arrest: At 3:46 p.m. on Jan. 8, deputies were called to the Parachute area about a 17-year-old individual being sought on a nationwide warrant on drug charges. The individual was taken into custody and transported to Grand Junction for detention.

Lost wallet: At 5:38 p.m. on Jan. 8, a deputy took a report of a green wallet lost either in the area of the Mushroom Rock trail near Carbondale, or the Target store in Glenwood Springs.

Unattended death: At 10:19 p.m. on Jan. 8, deputies were called to an unattended death outside the Glenwood Springs city limits. Foul play is not suspected.

Failure to comply: At 6:58 p.m. on Jan. 9, deputies contacted Mark A. Harrah, 18, of Glenwood Springs, behind the Garfield County Jail, and arrested him on a charge of failing to comply with a court order. Harrah was lodged in the jail.

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