Blotter: April 23, 2009
No one hurt in fire
• No one was injured in a Wednesday afternoon house fire at 2230 Kingston Road in the Redlands.
One teenage boy was home when a deck fire broke out in the rear of the home, but he was able to evacuate, said Capt. Mike Kelley of the Grand Junction Fire Department.
The cause of the fire is being investigated, but Kelley said it appeared to be accidental.
Damage to the home was estimated at $5,000, Kelley said.
Car vandal sought
• Crime Stoppers is asking for public help in locating the person who vandalized a silver Nissan car March 15 in the area of 21 Road and the desert.
Damage to the car was $5,000. Windows and lights were broken, and the passenger side of the car was dented, according to the Mesa County Sheriff’s Department.
Anyone with information about this crime should contact 241-7867 or 800-221-7867. Calls are anonymous.
Mailbox vandalism reported
• A man in the 600 block of Rushmore Drive reported that sometime Monday night a person spray painted a black “S” on his mail box, according to the Mesa County Sheriff’s Department.
Damage was estimated at less than $50.
According to the Grand Junction Police Department:
• Teresa Lynn Christy, 37, was arrested Tuesday on suspicion of theft of between $1,000 and $20,000.
• Anthony Eugene Bouldin, 33, was arrested Tuesday on suspicion of robbery and theft of less than $500.
According to the Mesa County Sheriff’s Department:
• A woman reported that her dog was shot with a pellet gun on Tuesday. The incident was in the 400 1/2 block of Devon Court.
According to the Fruita Police Department:
• Michael Steven Lewis, 33, was arrested Tuesday on suspicion of felony menacing and possession of marijuana.