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.
Trespass: At 11:30 p.m. on June 17, police contacted and cited Ole Hansen Hougen Jr., 36, of Moab, Utah, for trespassing at a business in the 400 block of North River Street. He admitted to his behavior and was issued a summons and released for trespass.
Restraining order violation, warrant arrest: At 2:49 p.m. on June 18, dispatch aired a call of a disturbance at a residence in the 2100 block of Grand Avenue. Upon contacting a man involved in the disturbance, he was found to be in violation of a protection order. Leslie B. Durkee, 50, of Glenwood Springs, was arrested and lodged at the Garfield County Jail on the charge of violation of a protection order. A woman was also contacted and found to have an active warrant for her arrest out of the Glenwood Springs Municipal Court for failure to appear on the charge of assault. Mary Irene Fears, 37, of Glenwood Springs, was also arrested and lodged at the Garfield County Jail on the warrant.
Careless driving, driving under restraint: At 10:56 p.m. on June 18, police were dispatched to an accident involving a car and a motorcycle in the 2900 block of South Glen Avenue. The driver of the motorcycle was transported by ambulance to Valley View Hospital for injuries that occurred during the accident. The driver of the car, Victor Jesue Ortez-Reyes, 27, of Glenwood Springs, was driving under revocation. Officers arrested Ortez-Reyes for careless driving causing injury and driving under revocation and he was lodged at the county jail.
Warrant arrest: At 2:40 p.m. on June 19, police arrested Justin Jay Davis, 27, of Rifle, for an active warrant at the county courthouse.
Open container: At 4:14 p.m. on June 19, police observed a man walking on a city sidewalk in the 2300 block of Wulfsohn Road while possessing and drinking an alcoholic beverage. Victor Gaglio, 28, of New Castle, was issued a summons for open container.
Open container, warrant arrest, drugs: At 7:41 p.m. on June 19, dispatch aired a call of an open container violation at Two Rivers Park. Police arrived on scene and contacted a man with an open container of alcohol and issued him a summons for that violation. Officers also contacted a second man that had three active warrants for his arrest, was in violation of a protection order, in possession of a schedule II controlled substance, and also in possession of drug paraphernalia. Kenneth Raymond Hustead, 59, of Glenwood Springs, was lodged at the Garfield County Jail on the three warrants and charges of possession of a schedule II controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia and violation of a restraining order.
DUI: At 8:53 p.m. on June 19, police located the driver of a car that broke down on I-70. The driver, Texas Christopher Martinez, 27, of Eagle, was under the influence of alcohol and was arrested and charged for suspicion of DUI and driving under revocation for a prior DUI. Martinez was booked and released on a summons to a sober party.
Trespass: At 10:23 p.m. on June 19, police were dispatched to a hotel in the 1000 block of Grand Avenue in reference to a man who had stayed for three weeks and had not paid. The man refused to pay and would not leave after being asked to leave. Officers gave the man an option to leave but he still refused. Officers arrested the Emmanuel Aeolphus Johnson, 37, of Basalt, on charges of trespassing and lodged him at the county jail without incident.
Warrant arrest: At 6:31 p.m. on June 20, police responded to a report of a man in the 100 block of West Sixth Street with a possible warrant for his arrest. Officers contacted the suspect and confirmed that he did have an outstanding Glenwood Springs Municipal Court Warrant. Joseph Patrick Moffat, 27, of Glenwood Springs, was contacted, placed under arrest and lodged at the Garfield County Jail.
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