Glenwood Springs police report
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.
Driving under the influence: Officers were called to the 200 block of West Meadows Drive at 2 p.m. on May 23 for a car accident. They arrested Karen Boyd Vanthoff, 46, of Glenwood Springs, on suspicion of driving under the influence and careless driving. She was later released on a summons.
Trespass: Officers contacted a man who had entered a vehicle without permission in the 3200 block of S. Glen Avenue at 7:15 p.m. on May 23. They arrested Douglas Louise Molinari, 45, of New Castle, on suspicion of trespass.
Trespass: Officers contacted a man inside the Hotel Colorado at 11:30 p.m. on May 24. Nick Tom Petmezas, 54, of Glenwood Springs, was cited for trespass.
Drug use: Officers contacted a man at 8th and Grand at 12:50 a.m. on May 25 and later arrested David Villela, 19, of Carbondale, on suspicion of illegal possession of cocaine and underage drinking.
Warrant arrest: Officers spotted Thomas Ray, 45, of Glenwood Springs, at 1:30 a.m. in the 1300 block of Grand Avenue. He was lodged in jail on Glenwood Springs Municipal Court warrants for failure to appear on a disorderly conduct charge and failure to appear on a trespassing charge.
Criminal mischief: Officers were called to a domestic disturbance at a residence in the 1800 block of Grand Avenue at 9:15 a.m. on May 25 on a report of a man kicking in a door. They arrested Martin David Garcia-Flores, 21, of Glenwood Springs, on suspicion of criminal mischief.
Warrant arrest: Officers contacted a man during a call to the Qdoba restaurant at 510 Laurel at 2:20 a.m. on May 26. They learned that Johnathon Wesley Smith, 23, of Leadville, was wanted on a $750 State Patrol warrant for failure to appear in a driving case. He was arrested and lodged at the county jail.
Interference at a school: Officers were called to Glenwood Springs High School at 12:45 p.m. on May 26 on a call of a woman threatening students. They cited Jordain Leigh Bailey, 18, of El Jebel, for interfering with the staff of an educational facility.
Warrant arrest: Rosa Padron, 28, of Rifle, turned herself in to the police department at 3:30 p.m. on May 26. She was wanted on a $3,500 warrant from Rio Blanco County for drug charges and a $4,000 warrant from Garfield County for failure to comply with a court order. She was lodged at the county jail.
Harassment: Officers were called to a residence in the 4200 block of Culver Circle in Cardiff Glen at 8:50 p.m. on May 26 for a domestic disturbance. Silvina B. Irimia-Anastassiou, 33, of Glenwood Springs, was arrested on suspicion of harassment.
Underage drinking: Officers stopped a vehicle in the 2700 block of South Glen Avenue at midnight on May 27. John Daniel Rios Bravos, 18, of Glenwood Springs, was arrested on suspicion of failing to drive in a single lane, underage possession of alcohol, no proof of insurance, false reporting and bringing illegal items into the county jail during booking.
Vicious dog: Officers were called about a vicious dog that charged a woman in a public parking lot. The woman escaped without being bitten, but fell while she was trying to run. Officers cited Roberto Gallardo-Torres, 41, of Glenwood Springs, for owning a vicious animal.
Open container: An officer spotted Randal William Mckenzie, 54, of Glenwood Springs, with an open container of beer on the Grand Avenue Pedestrian Bridge at 2:45 p.m. on May 27. He was cited for having an open container and the beer was dumped in a trash can.
Expired plates: Officers observed a vehicle with expired license plates traveling in the 100 block of 6th Street at 6:50 p.m. on May 27. The vehicle was stopped and the driver, Andres Hernandez-Rosario, 54, of New Castle, was cited for driving with expired plates and without a valid driver’s license.
Disorderly conduct: Douglas MacArthur Stewart Jr., 44, of Glenwood Springs, had two encounters with police on May 28. At 12:30 a.m., he was seen walking on West Midland Avenue. The officer offered him a courtesy ride home, but discovered a marijuana pipe, so Stewart was cited for possession of drug paraphernalia. At 8:50 a.m. that day, officers were called to the Safeway store on a report of an intoxicated man exposing his genitals to other customers. With this offense, Stewart was arrested on suspicion of trespass and disorderly conduct and lodged in the county jail.
Violation of court order: Police were called to the Hotel Glenwood Springs at 1 a.m. on May 28 for an intoxicated man. Joshua Ben Welling Trevino, 31, of New Castle, was found to be under a court order barring him from drinking. He was arrested on suspicion of violating the order and lodged in the county jail.
Assault: Police were called at 10:20 p.m. on May 28 for an alleged assault at an establishment in the 700 block of Grand Avenue. Officers arrested Paul R. Huttenhower, 53, of Glenwood Springs, on suspicion of assault.
Shoplifting: Officers were called to City Market at 5:40 p.m. on May 29 on a report of $34 in merchandise being shoplifted. Amanda Leeann Price, 23, of Glenwood Springs, was cited for petty theft.
Warrant arrest: Two juveniles contacted police for help at 6:40 p.m. on May 29 from the 400 block of 7th Street to report they were being harassed. Officers arrested Dennis Michael Dean, 46, of Glenwood Springs, on suspicion of harassment, violation of a court order, and on an $10,000 warrant from Garfield County Court for failure to comply.
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