The Blotter

Durango Police

Tuesday6:17 a.m. Two women were breaking into cars near 30th Street and West Fourth Avenue.

Monday9:26 a.m. Two women were arguing and causing a disturbance in the 400 block of East Third Avenue.

2:05 p.m. A woman wanted to talk to police about a neighbor cutting down trees on her property in the 400 block of Jenkins Ranch Road.

3:51 p.m. A man reported that a visitor stole his mother’s medications in the 3000 block of East Fourth Avenue.

5:38 p.m. A man was masturbating underneath stairs in an alley in the 600 block of Main Avenue. Police made an arrest.

8:51 a.m. A drunken man was almost hit by a car in the 1300 block of Main Avenue.

11 p.m. Three horses were on the road near Florida Road and East Animas Drive (County Road 250).

La Plata County Sheriff’s Office

MondayNoon: A man passed out near the school sign at Escalante Middle School, 141 Baker Lane.

Sunday1:30 a.m. Two bears were in the 100 block of Canyon Drive, in the Animas Valley, and someone was worried they would get into a car.

3:43 a.m. A woman requested help removing a raccoon that was inside her house fighting with her dog in the 100 block of Thompson Lane, north of Hermosa.

2:25 p.m. A man suffered a broken ankle 1½ to 3 miles from the trailhead on Engineer Mountain.

Saturday8:23 p.m. Deputies responded to a roll-over crash in the 1000 block of County Road 310, near Bondad Hill. The car lights were on, and nobody was inside.

Durango Fire

Firefighters and medics responded to 10 calls, including three fire alarms.

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