Blotter, Aug. 16, 2013

Credit card suspects sought

The Mesa County Sheriff’s Department is asking for help identifying two men suspected of using a credit card reported stolen last month in Clifton.

Between 3 p.m. and 4 p.m. on July 14, someone stole a purse from a vehicle parked in the 3250 block of D 1/2 Road. The next day, the missing credit card was used by two men at Walmart, 2881 North Ave. One man wore a gray t-shirt and black shorts with gray trim at the bottom. The second man wore a black T-shirt and blue jeans. Anyone with information is asked to call 214-STOP, while tips can also be left at Crime Stoppers’ website.

Basalt man dies in crash


A 52-year-old Basalt man died Thursday after being thrown from his vehicle during a rollover crash on Colorado Highway 133, according to the Colorado State Patrol. The man, whose name was being withheld pending notification of family, was driving south on the highway at 3:20 p.m. when his pickup went off the right side of the road, then corrected before going offthe road once again. The driver was pronounced dead at the scene. The State Patrol said alcohol is being investigated as a possible contributing factor.


According to the Grand Junction Police Department:

■  Levi Berg, 23, was cited Tuesday on suspicion of unnecessary noise after neighbors reported music being heard a block away from a party at 458 Davis Road.

■  A woman in the 2600 block of B 1/2 Road reported Wednesday her boyfriend broke doors in her apartment during an argument.

■  Robert Wilkerson, 41, was arrested Wednesday on suspicion of third-degree assault and harassment at 424 Pitkin Ave.

■  A motorcycle worth $1,000 was reported stolen from 250 N. 17th St.


According to the Mesa County Sheriff’s Department:

■  Deputies were called Wednesday on a report from a man who said his ex-girlfriend was refusing to give him his tax refund check which had arrived in her mailbox. The case was dropped, however, after the man informed deputies he wasn’t expecting a refund and didn’t believe the woman.

■  Deputies were called around 2 a.m. after a man complained that his neighbors’ dogs were barking for several hours in the 2400 block of H Road.


According to the Montrose County Sheriff’s Department:

■  Deputies took separate reports Wednesdays of stray dogs at the intersection of Highway 550 and Chipeta Road, and the 62800 block of LaSalle Road.


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