Garfield County Sheriff’s report | PostIndependent.com

Garfield County Sheriff’s report

Editor’s note: The Garfield County Sheriff’s 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.

Possession of an illegal weapon: At 6:58 p.m. on Aug. 28, deputies stopped a vehicle on Stone Quarry Road in Battlement Mesa. After investigation they arrested and jailed Richard Leroy Richey, 37, of Parachute, on charges of possession of an illegal weapon, a misdemeanor, failure to use turn signals, a petty traffic offense, and violation of bail bond conditions, a felony.


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