Glenwood Springs police report |

Glenwood Springs police report

Post Independent
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.

Harassment: Officers were called to a business in the 1800 block of Grand Avenue at 6:29 p.m. on Nov. 1 for a disturbance. Manuel Carrillo, 40, address unknown, was arrested on suspicion of harassment and domestic violence and lodged at the county jail.

Warrant arrest: Police were called to a disturbance at a mobile home park in the 2400 block of South Grand Avenue at 10:14 p.m. on Nov. 1. Luis Enrique Perez, 21, of Glenwood Springs was arrested on a $5,000 Garfield County warrant for failure to comply in a drug case. Juan A. Ruiz, 19, of Glenwood Springs was cited for underage possession of alcohol.

Theft: Police were called to the 300 block of Fifth Street at 12:55 p.m. on Nov. 2 on a report of theft of jewelry. David O’Neal Telford, 37, of Grants Pass, Ore., was cited for felony theft.

Fireworks: Police were called after a neighbor reported hearing shots fired at 9:30 p.m. on Nov. 2 in the 1900 block of Midland Avenue. Steven Davis, 32, of Glenwood Springs was cited for illegal use of fireworks.

Criminal mischief: Officers received a complaint at 9 a.m. on Nov. 3 from a woman in the 1000 block of Grand Avenue who said the tires on her vehicle were slashed. She later reported seeing sugar on the ground near the car’s gas tank. Officers later cited Rafael Venegas-Avila, 31, of Glenwood Springs for criminal mischief, criminal tampering and domestic violence.

Driving under the influence: Police observed a vehicle speeding in the 2400 block of South Glen Avenue at 1:17 a.m. on Nov. 4. The motorist ran a red light prior to being stopped. Jorge Manuel Bazan-Sanchez, 24, of Parker was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence, driving without proof of insurance, disobeying a traffic signal, speeding and possession of drug paraphernalia.

Driving under the influence: Officers observed a vehicle travel the wrong way down the 900 block of Colorado Avenue at 1:56 a.m. on Nov. 4. Luis Ernesto Laborde Parra, 21, of Aspen was cited for driving under the influence and driving the wrong way on a one way street.

Driving while impaired: Officers observed a vehicle travel the wrong way in the 900 block of Cooper Avenue at 1:11 a.m. on Nov. 4. Roberto Orantes Rivas, 21, was cited for driving while impaired and driving the wrong way on a one way street.

Driving under the influence: Officers stopped a motorist for careless driving in the 300 block of 19th Street at 1:23 a.m. on Nov. 4. Genaro Montes-Tello, 31, of Glenwood Springs was cited for driving under the influence, careless driving and driving with an open container of alcohol.

Loose dog: A dog was found at a business in the 3000 block of Blake Avenue at 10:28 a.m., and had been there for about three hours. The animal was returned to its owner, John Michael Davidson, 55, of Glenwood Springs, and he was cited for animal at large.

Theft: Officers were called to a store at Eighth and Grand at 1:45 p.m. on Nov. 4 regarding a man acting strangely. He was grabbing the hands of female employees and bowing to them, then walked out the the store wearing a $275 pair of boots that he didn’t pay for. Police located Louis Joseph Koleszar, 57, of Glenwood Springs, cited him for theft and warned him against trespassing at two other businesses.

Warrant arrest, possession: At 11:13 a.m. on Nov. 5, police contacted a man on the Grand Avenue Bridge after he was reported as intoxicated. The man had an active arrest warrant for failure to appear on an original charge of possession of open container of alcohol, and police also found marijuana in his possession. Damon Shawn Nichols, 44, of Glenwood Springs, was lodged in the Garfield County Jail for the warrant and the possession charge.

Driving under the influence: At 8:25 a.m. on Nov. 6, police stopped a car for running two stop signs and weaving in the 1100 block of Blake Avenue. The driver was found to be under the influence of numerous medications. Kristin Mary Cannon, 57, address unknown, was issued a summons for suspicion of driving under the influence of drugs, failing to observe stop signs and weaving.

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