Rifle Police Department & Garfield County Sheriff’s Office Crime Report- June 6, 2013 | PostIndependent.com

Rifle Police Department & Garfield County Sheriff’s Office Crime Report- June 6, 2013

Editor’s note: The Rifle Police Department and 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.

Traffic arrests: Deputies made a traffic stop on May 22 at 8:22 p.m. near county roads 293 and 294. Jaime Moreno-Quintana, 25, of Rifle, was arrested on suspicion of identity theft, possession of a fake and forged document, having expired license plates, violation of a restraining order and on an active arrest warrant. Lucia Guadalupe Martinez, 24, of Rifle, was arrested on suspicion of criminal impersonation. Both were taken to jail.

Criminal mischief: Deputies took a report of a criminal mischief on Little Echo Drive in Battlement Mesa on May 23 at 10:56 p.m.

Drug paraphernalia: Deputies responded to a call of someone in the roadway outside Rifle on May 23 at 1:02 a.m. Kate Lyn Crosby-Blakeway, 31, of Rifle, was issued a summons for possession of drug paraphernalia.

DUI: Deputies made a traffic stop near county roads 309 and 301 outside Parachute on May 24 at 10:18 p.m. Robert Louis Healy Jr., 62, of Battlement Mesa, was arrested on suspicion of DUI, having an open alcoholic beverage in his vehicle and failure to drive in a single lane. He was taken to jail.

Underage drinking: Deputies contacted two people on County Road 302 outside Parachute on May 25 at 11:41 p.m. Artemio P. Baltazar Jr., 19, of Parachute, and a juvenile were both issued summonses for illegal possession or consumption of alcohol by an underage person.

DUI: Deputies made a traffic stop near Rifle on May 25 at 2:09 a.m. Daniel Meraz-Maciel, 23, of Gypsum, was arrested on suspicion of DUI, driving with excessive alcohol content, having an open alcoholic beverage in his vehicle, speeding and failing to drive in a single lane. He was taken to jail.

Theft: Deputies took a report of a theft incident on Colorado Highway 325 north of Rifle on May 26 at 9:24 a.m.

Underage drinking: Deputies contacted three youths on U.S. Highway 6 east of Rifle on May 26 at 9:26 p.m. Armando Renova Ornelas, 19, of Rifle; Eleazar Munoz-Torres, 19, of Frisco; and a third juvenile were each issued summonses for illegal possession or consumption of alcohol by an underage person.

Order violation: Deputies responded to a possible restraining order violation in the 100 block of Silver Queen Circle in Battlement Mesa on May 26 at 12:27 a.m. Richard Frederick Wille, 64, of Battlement Mesa, was arrested on suspicion of harassment and violation of a restraining order. He was taken to jail.

Sexual assault: On May 28 at 7:59 a.m., deputies were notified of an alleged sex assault in the Rifle area. At 10:47 a.m., deputies took a second report of an alleged sexual assault, this one in the Silt area. Both cases are under investigation.

Criminal mischief: Deputies responded to a report of possible criminal mischief on East Carson Circle in Battlement Mesa on May 28 at 10:29 a.m. The case is closed, pending further leads.

DUI: Deputies contacted a suspicious Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorText ColorText ColorText Colorvehicle near Parachute on May 28 at 12:34 a.m. The driver, Robert Richard Nichols, 29, of Empire, was arrested on suspicion of DUI and taken to jail.

Domestic arrest: Deputies responded to Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorText ColorText ColorText Colora possible domestic violence incident on County Road 331 outside Silt on May 28 at 1:26 a.m. Claudia Villado-Juarez, 23, of Silt, was arrested on suspicion of harassment and domestic violence and was taken to jail.

Sexual assault: On May 30 at 12:05 a.m., deputies took a report of an alleged sexual assault that occurred outside Parachute. The case is under investigation.

Theft: On May 31 at 10:14 a.m., deputies took a report of theft of property in the 100 block of Silver Queen Circle in Battlement Mesa. There is no suspect information and the case is closed.

Warrant arrest: Deputies contacted a Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorText ColorText ColorText Colorman in the 100 block of North Fourth Street in Silt on June 1 at 7:36 a.m. Juan Carlos Juarez-Moreno, 39, of Silt, was arrested on a warrant and was taken to jail.Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorText ColorText ColorText Color

Vehicle fire: On June 2 at 8:35 p.m., a deputy assisted the fire department near Parachute with a vehicle fire.

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Warrant arrest: Deputies contacted a Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorText ColorText ColorText Colorman known to have an arrest warrant in the 900 block of Gage Road near Rifle on June 2 at 9:10 a.m. Nicholas Lawrence Drake Yerian, 31, of Rifle, was arrested and taken to jail.


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