Glenwood Springs Police Report
Editor’s note: The Glenwood Springs Police 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 10:35 a.m. on April 23, officers were investigating a possible domestic issue at a residence in the 200 block of Fifth Street. A witness was found to have two outstanding warrants for her arrest. Jessica Lynn Cote, 20, of Glenwood Springs, was arrested for the warrants and lodged at the Garfield County Jail.
Possession: Officers were dispatched to the 700 block of Palmer Avenue at 12:20 a.m. on April 24 for report of suspicious activity and cited Ricardo Felipe Dardynski, 22, of Glenwood Springs, for possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia. Dardynski was issued a summons.
Possession: At 6:50 p.m. on April 25, officers were dispatched to a park in the 1000 block of Grand Avenue for a report of drug violation and issued a summons to Dennis Michael Dean, 47, of Glenwood Springs, George W. Bell III, 30, of Glenwood Springs, and Thomas Michael Huben Kippley, 41, of Glenwood Springs, for possession of marijuana. Kippley was also cited for possession of drug paraphernalia.
Violation of a restraining order: At 10:30 p.m. on April 25, officers were dispatched to residence in the 1000 block of Cooper Avenue for a report of a noise complaint and issued a summons to Tyler John Axelson, 28, of Glenwood Springs, for violation of a protection order.
Possession: Officers responded to a 911 misdial at 9:33 p.m. on April 26 in the 2600 block of Gilstrap Court. After further investigation, officers issued summonses to Christopher Alan Roper, 34, of Grand Junction, Eric Michael Martinez, 26, of Grand Junction, and Gregoris M. Varela, 34, of Grand Junction, for possession/use of marijuana. Martinez was also issued a summons for possession of drug paraphernalia.
Warrant arrest, possession: At 10 p.m. on April 26, officers were dispatched to check the welfare of a man in the public bathroom on Seventh Street. Officers contacted Nick Tom Petmezas, 55, of Glenwood Springs, who was OK but was wanted on an arrest warrant. Upon arrest, Petmezas was found to be in possession of marijuana. He was lodged in Garfield County Jail for the warrant and cited for possession of marijuana.
Open container: Officers contacted a man who they had watched drink out of an alcohol container at the north end of the pedestrian bridge at 10:15 p.m. on April 27. Officers then issued Lowell Charles Haag, 54, of Glenwood Springs, a summons for open container.
Driving under the influence: Officers contacted a vehicle for a traffic violation at 12:11 a.m. on April 28 in the 300 block of 22nd Street. Upon further investigation, officers cited Jerice Larae Brinklow, 26, of Rifle, for open container, parking a vehicle upon the roadway, and suspicion of DUI. Brinklow was later released to a sober party on a summons.
Public urination: At 1:45 a.m. on April 28, officers saw a man urinating in an alley in the 300 block of Eighth Street. Officers issued Devin Northrup Podbevsek, 21, of Glenwood Springs, a summons for urinating in public.
Underage drinking: At 1:51 a.m. on April 28, officers responded to a motel in the 100 block of West Sixth Street on a report of a disturbance and party. Joseph Esquibel, 19, of New Castle, Lucas Alexander Kaplan, 20, of Glenwood Springs, Natahlia Joan Rose Birch, 18, of Glenwood Springs, and Samantha Renee Reynolds, 20, of Glenwood Springs, were cited for underage drinking. Matthew Thomas Bartley, 25, was arrested on suspicion of contributing to the delinquency of a minor and providing false information and cited for possession of drug paraphernalia.
Violation of a restraining order: At 2:42 a.m. on April 28, officers responded to a possible verbal disturbance at a hotel in the 100 block of West Sixth Street. Upon further investigation, officers arrested Brandi Malee Strickland, 33, of Glenwood Springs, for violation of a protection order and lodged her at the Garfield County Jail.
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