Blotter, April 19, 2013
Red Hummer vandalized
Crime Stoppers of Mesa County needs public help identifying and locating the person or people suspected of vandalizing a red 2003 H2 Hummer parked in the 2800 block of Acrin Avenue between 8 p.m. Feb. 3, and 7:30 a.m. Feb. 4.
The person or people dented the driver’s side front and rear doors, damaged the luggage rack and punctured holes in all four tires, causing more than $1,300 in damage.
Contact Crime Stoppers at 241-7867.
Spate of car accidents
The Montrose County Sheriff’s Department assisted the Colorado State Patrol with seven vehicle accidents between 9:38 a.m. Wednesday and 12:30 a.m. Thursday on U.S. Highway 50 and U.S. Highway 550.
According to the Grand Junction Police Department:
■ Anthony Gilbert Martinez, 33, address unknown, was arrested April 12 on suspicion of contributing to the delinquency of a minor and negligent child abuse for allegedly allowing a juvenile younger than 16 to drive his vehicle because he was intoxicated.
According to the Mesa County Sheriff’s Department:
■ Devon Joseph John Gonzales, 30, 596 29 3/8 Road, was arrested Wednesday on suspicion of assaulting a police officer, resisting arrest, two counts of criminal mischief of less than $500 and two counts of third-degree assault for pushing a deputy and damaging another deputy’s glasses when they confronted Gonzales about allegedly getting into an altercation with relatives.
■ Michael Gulliford, 36, address unknown, was ticketed Wednesday on suspicion of criminal mischief of less than $500 for allegedly kicking and damaging the glass door at the Mesa County Library Clifton branch, 590 32 Road, after he was allegedly asked to leave for viewing inappropriate material on a library computer.
■ A woman reported her purse was stolen Wednesday from McDonald’s, 3210 Interstate 70 Business Loop. Inside her purse were her bank cards, child support card, driver’s license, 50 Percocet, 20 morphine tablets and $190 cash. A look at video surveillance did not show the woman’s purse being stolen.
According to the Fruita Police Department:
■ Diesel fuel valued at $134.33 was stolen Monday from the LOCO station, 555 Raptor Road.
■ Keith Hubbs, 35, address unknown, was ticketed Sunday on suspicion of carrying a concealed weapon, prohibited use of a firearm by an intoxicated subject and obstruction of a peace officer after an argument was reported in the road in the 100 block of Mesa Street.
■ A dog bite report was taken April 12 in the 1400 block of Satterfield Avenue. The case is being investigated.
■ A 1996 white Toyota Camry reportedly was stolen nearly three weeks ago and has not been returned to its owners in the 100 block of North Apple Street. The car is valued at $1,000, and the theft was reported April 10.
■ A man reported April 9 that he lost a handgun between Fruita and Nevada.
■ Mary Taylor, 81, address unknown, was ticketed April 8 on suspicion of careless driving after she allegedly drove a vehicle through a wooden fence and hit a home in near North Maple Street and Sabil Drive.
According to the Montrose Police Department:
■ Two 13-year-old boys were ticketed on suspicion of shoplifting Wednesday in the 100 block of South Townsend Avenue.