GLenwood Springs Police Report |

GLenwood Springs Police Report

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Glenwood Springs, CO Colorado

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.

Violation of a restraining order: Police contacted an intoxicated man at 8:32 p.m. on April 30, in the 2900 block of S. Grand Avenue and learned that he had a protection order stating that he cannot consume or possess alcoholic beverages. Marc Daniel Merchant, 27, of Glenwood Springs, was arrested and lodged in the Garfield County Jail for violation of a protection order and violation of bail bond conditions.

Harassment: At 8:55 p.m. on April 30, police were dispatched to Highway 6 and Traver Trail for a report of domestic violence. Officers arrested Andres Ignacio Gaytan-Martinez, 23, of Glenwood Springs, on suspicion of harassment, theft and possession of marijuana and booked him at the Garfield County Jail.

Possession: At 8:10 a.m. on May 1, police were dispatched to a drug violation behind a commercial building in the 100 block of Midland Avenue. Christopher Michael Harvey, 24, of New Castle, was issued a summons into Glenwood Springs Municipal Court for possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia.

Domestic violence, criminal mischief: At 10:52 a.m. on May 1, police were dispatched to a business in the 1000 block of Grand Avenue on a harassment complaint. The victim had some personal property damaged by her ex-boyfriend. Officers located Joseph Alderdice, 21, of Glenwood Springs, and arrested him on suspicion of criminal mischief and domestic violence and lodged him at the Garfield County Jail.

Domestic violence, violation of a restraining order: Police were dispatched to an alleged protection order violation at 2:52 p.m. on May 1 in the 800 block of Blake Avenue. Officers investigated and found that a woman had violated a protection order that restrained her from contacting the male victim. An arrest warrant was issued for the arrest of Jane Cooper, 58, of Rifle, for a charge of domestic violence-related violation of a protection order. She was apprehended at 4:50 p.m. the same day.

Reckless driving: At 8:41 p.m. on May 3, police responded to a report of a hit and run accident in the 1400 block of Grand Avenue. After further investigation, officers arrested a man for an active Larimer County warrant for trespass and harassment. Anthony Dale Warfield, 34, of Longmont, was lodged at the Garfield County Jail for the warrant and for driving under suspension (two counts), failure to report an accident, reckless driving, possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia.

Driving under the influence: Police were dispatched to a traffic accident at 8:37 p.m. on May 3 in the 1900 block of Grand Avenue. After investigation, Florence Gadzinski, 39, of Glenwood Springs, was cited for failing to yield to the right of way and suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol and released to a sober party.

Warrant arrest: Police were called to the probation office at 9:16 a.m. on May 4 where a man was meeting with his probation officer. Gemini Billington, 21, of Rifle, was arrested on an outstanding warrant and booked at the Garfield County Jail.

Warrant arrest: At 1:31 p.m. on May 4, police were advised of a woman with an active warrant at a bail bond office in the 200 block of Seventh Street. An officer arrested Brittany Marie Ward, 21, of Parachute, and she was booked at the Garfield County Jail.

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