Glenwood Springs Police Report |

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.

Animal cruelty: Police responded to the 1000 block of Cooper Avenue at 8:48 a.m. on Oct. 31 for a call from a suicidal party. Upon arrival officers learned that Lisa Powers, 47, of Glenwood Springs, had beaten her dog and threatened a neighbor with a knife when the neighbor came inside her home to check on her. The female was treated at the hospital and then lodged at the Garfield County Jail for cruelty to animals and carrying a concealed weapon under the Glenwood Springs Municipal Code.

Warrant arrest: Police were dispatched to a domestic violence call at 7:45 p.m. on Oct. 31 in the 700 block of Midland Avenue. Officers investigated and contacted Trina Rae Frederickson, 27, of Glenwood Springs. Frederickson was arrested and lodged at the Garfield County Jail for an outstanding warrant out of the Glenwood Springs Municipal Court. The warrant was for a failure to appear on an unknown original charge.

Underage drinking: Police observed a male sitting in the back hatch of a station wagon in the 1000 block of Cooper Avenue at 12:08 a.m. on Nov. 1. They contacted Armando L Urban, 20, of Rifle, and Chelsie Morgan Gottschalk, 18, of Rifle. Police observed that both Urban and Gottschalk showed signs of intoxication. Both were issued a summons for underage possession/consumption of alcohol and were released.

Driving under the influence: Police contacted a vehicle in the 100 block of Sixth Street at 2:15 a.m. on Nov. 1 for failing to stop at a red light. Upon contact with the driver police observed signs of intoxication. Franklin Oqueli Delcid-Mejia, 30, of Glenwood Springs, was arrested for DUI, and failing to observe a red light. Delcid-Mejia was issued a summons and was released.

Violation of restraining order: Police responded to the Garfield County Jail to assist with and EMS call at 3:17 p.m. on Nov. 1. An intoxicated male had a mandatory protection order that stated he shall not possess or consume alcoholic beverages. After being taken to the hospital for medical clearance, Darrell Scott Green, 50, of Woody Creek, was transported back to the jail and lodged for violation of a protection order.

Driving under the influence: Police contacted Scott Charles Pretti, 57, of Glenwood Springs, in the 100 block of Ninth Street at 2:15 p.m. on Nov. 2, near the post office causing a disturbance. Upon contact with Pretti, police detected signs of intoxication and arrested him for DUI and disorderly conduct.

Warrant arrest: Police contacted Christopher David Shirley, 26, of Colorado Springs, at the courthouse at 2:04 p.m. on Nov. 3 for an active warrant out of Garfield County for failure to comply on an original charge of possession of controlled substance. The officer arrested Shirley and lodged him at the Garfield County Jail.

Warrant arrest: Police were advised of an adult male with a warrant out of Pitkin County for failure to comply on the original charge of DUI at 2:17 p.m. on Nov. 3 at the courthouse. Officers arrived on scene, contacted Getnet D. Mekonnen, 22, of Basalt. Mekonnen was arrested and lodged at the Garfield County Jail.

Assault: Police were dispatched to the 800 block of Grand Avenue at 4:45 p.m. on Nov. 3 for a report of an assault. Police arrested Anthony Tyler Wolf, 31, of Glenwood Springs, for assault.

Driving under the influence: Officer observed a vehicle in the 50000 block of Highway 6 fail to drive in single lane at 2:39 a.m. on Nov. 3. Oswaldo Zamora-Guzman, 23, of Rifle, showed signs of intoxication and was subsequently arrested for DUI, DUI per se and weaving. Zamora-Guzman was issued a summons and released.

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