Garfield County Sheriff’s Office Crime Report – July 10, 2014
Editor’s note: The Garfield County Sheriff’s Office reports the following incidents and arrests. Summonses or arrests merely indicate an accusation, and the defendant is presumed innocent unless found guilty in court.
Theft: Deputies took a theft report on River Frontage Road outside Silt on July 1 at 2:24 a.m. This case is closed/inactive pending further leads.
Harassment: Deputies responded to a disturbance on U.S. Highway 6 east of Rifle on July 1 at 8:53 a.m. Jermey Martin Brownson, 43, of Rifle, was issued a summons for harassment.
Driving, warrant arrests: Deputies stopped a vehicle on Colorado Highway 325 north of Rifle on July 4 at 8:53 a.m. Chester Harry Johns II, 50, of Fowler, was arrested on suspicion of driving with a revoked license and was taken to jail. Anita Lynn Johns, 38, of Meeker, was arrested on an active warrant and taken to jail.
Underage consumption: Deputies stopped a vehicle on U.S. Highway 6 east of Rifle on July 4 at 4:29 p.m. Jesus Alfredo Carrillo, 19, of Glenwood Springs, and Luis Castorena, 18, of Glenwood Springs, were arrested on suspicion of illegal possession or consumption of alcohol by an underage person and taken to jail. Castorena was also arrested on suspicion of failure to register the vehicle or provide proof of insurance, driving with a revoked license and with obstructed vision.
DUI: Deputies stopped a vehicle near Canyon Creek in the westbound lanes of I-70 on July 5 at 1:32 a.m. for a traffic violation. Travis Taylor Whipple, 22, of Silt, was issued a summons for failure to drive in a single lane and DUI.
Warrant arrest: Deputies stopped a vehicle in the westbound lanes of I-70 near Parachute on July 5 at 8:42 p.m. Richard Frederick Wille, 65, of Battlement Mesa, was arrested on an active warrant and taken to jail.
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