Garfield County Sheriff’s Report
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.
Theft: At 5:01 p.m. on July 17, a deputy responded to the 5700 mile of County Road 233 near Silt for a theft of a lawn mower.
Harassment, domestic violence: At 2:15 a.m. on July 18, deputies were advised by dispatch of a domestic disturbance in the 27600 block of Highway 6 near Rifle. Richard James Medina, 42, of Rifle, was arrested for harassment and domestic violence and booked at the county jail.
Criminal mischief: At 4:48 a.m. on July 18, deputies were advised of a criminal mischief vandalism incident in the 800 block of W. Battlement Parkway near Parachute. While attempting to locate the two juvenile suspects, one ran from the deputies. Both suspects, a 16-year-old and a 15-year-old, were located and issued summonses for criminal mischief. The 16-year-old also was cited for obstructing a police officer for running away.
Sex assault: At 8:12 a.m. on July 18, deputies were advised of a sex assault that occurred in Battlement Mesa. This case is under investigation.
Reckless driving: At 2:46 p.m. on July 18, deputies responded to a report of a traffic violation in the 200 block of Blackhawk Trail outside of Parachute. Deputies cited Nathaniel James Gouker, 19, of Parachute for reckless driving.
Theft: At 3:05 p.m. on July 18, deputies responded to a report of a car break-in call in the 5300 mile of County Road 154 in Glenwood Springs.
Support Local Journalism
Support Local Journalism
Readers around Glenwood Springs and Garfield County make the Post Independent’s work possible. Your financial contribution supports our efforts to deliver quality, locally relevant journalism.
Now more than ever, your support is critical to help us keep our community informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having locally. Every contribution, however large or small, will make a difference.
Each donation will be used exclusively for the development and creation of increased news coverage.
Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil.
If you don't follow the rules, your comment may be deleted.
User Legend: Moderator Trusted User
Down 14-7 with less than 11 minutes left in regulation, Rifle head coach Todd Casebier decided it was time to deviate from his ground-and-pound offense for a bit of an aerial attack.