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.
Driving under the influence: Officers stopped a motorist for driving with the headlights off and driving the wrong way down a one-way street at 11:30 p.m. on Sept. 24 in the 1000 block of Cooper Avenue. Thomas Carl Trevena III, 25, of Rifle was summoned for driving under the influence, driving with an open container of alcohol, driving the wrong way and driving without headlights.
Driving while ability impaired : An officer observed a vehicle make an improper turn in the 2100 block of Grand Avenue at 12:05 a.m. on Sept. 25. The driver, Jose Magdaleno Vargas Medina, 38, of Glenwood Springs was summoned for driving while ability impaired, driving without proof of insurance and making an improper turn. A passenger, Antonio Hernandez Jimenez, 20, of Glenwood Springs was cited for underage drinking.
Driving under the influence: Officers were called about a hit and run in a parking lot in the 900 block of Grand Avenue at 1:45 a.m. on Sept. 25. Witnesses offered a description of the vehicle, which was located by another agency. The driver, Jorge Padilla-Gutierrez, 24, of Glenwood Springs was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence, driving with invalid license plates, driving without proof of insurance, driving without a valid license, unsafe backing and failure to report a hit and run.
Alcohol offenses: At 4:50 p.m. on Sept. 25, police cited Manuela Zapata-Castillo, 30, of Carbondale for providing alcohol to an intoxicated person, and cited Yesenia Jaquez, 18, of New Castle for underage drinking.
Trespass: Police cited two people for trespass at 10 p.m. on Sept. 25 at the Centennial Hot Pots near Two Rivers Park. Cited were Christyanne Melendez, 32, and Ross Avery Duvall, 23, both of Glenwood Springs.
Warrant arrest: Shannon Marie Braswell, 19, of Rifle turned herself in at 11 a.m. on Sept. 26 on a $1,000 Garfield County warrant in a driving case.
Warrant arrest: Police were called about a man passed out on the bike path in Two Rivers Park at 5:30 p.m. on Sept. 26. Daniel Jonathan Stoicich, 25, of Concord, Calif., was found very drunk with an open bottle of beer nearby. He refused a ride to the hospital and was arrested on a warrant from another state and cited for having a glass container in the park.
Trespass: Officers cited four people for trespass in the Exit 116 Hot Pots at 8:30 p.m. on Sept. 26. Cited were Allison Rae Gossett, 20, of Glenwood Springs, David O’Neal Telford, 36, of Grants Pass, Ore., Kandisse Luna Wilson-Hansen, 21, of Glenwood Springs, and Marc Daniel Akin, 33, of Yorktown, Va.
Violation of restraining order: Officers were called to the 51000 block of Highway 6 in West Glenwood for suspicious activity. Steven Randall Rader, 31, of Glenwood Springs was arrested for violation of a restraining order.
Warrant arrest: Valin Mark Burson, 56, of Glenwood Springs turned himself in at 2:30 p.m. on Sept. 27 on a $5,000 Garfield County warrant for a felony menacing case.
Criminal mischief: Officers were called to a domestic disturbance in the 1200 block of Sprucewood Lane at 3:30 p.m. on Sept. 27. Michael Lawrence Murphy, 37, of Glenwood Springs was arrested on suspicion of criminal mischief.
Open container: Police were called to Highway 6 and Traver Trail at 12:40 p.m. on a report of a man passed out along the roadway. Rodney Holmes Smith, 49, of Glenwood Springs was summoned for having an open container of alcohol.
Open container: Police were called to the downtown public restroom to remove an intoxicated man. Karl Stewart Jones, 52, of Glenwood Springs voluntarily left the restroom and was cited for having an open container of alcohol.
Assault: Police were called to a fight in the 900 block of Palmer Avenue at 6 p.m. on Sept. 28. Thomas Warren Ray, 45, of Glenwood Springs was arrested on suspicion of assault.
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