Blotter, Feb. 21, 2014

Teen held on gun counts

Keagen Neil Callahan, 17, was arrested Wednesday on suspicion of three counts of theft and possession of a handgun by a juvenile, crimes against an at-risk adult, and violation of bail-bond conditions after he allegedly stole three handguns from an at-risk adult sometime between Jan. 30 and Feb. 13.

Then, he allegedly sold the guns, according to his arrest affidavit from the Grand Junction Police Department.

The juvenile boy’s name was released because he committed a class 3 felony and a crime with handguns. He was remanded to the Department of Youth Corrections, the Police Department said.

Trash dumpers traced


Someone reported Wednesday that a pile of trash about the size of a truck bed was dumped in the desert north of 25 Road and J Road. The Bureau of Land Management was notified about the pile’s contents for possible follow-up charges, according to the Mesa County Sheriff’s Office.


According to the Grand Junction Police Department:

■ A couple on Tuesday morning called to report they were awakened when an unknown man came into their home in the 300 block of East Dakota Drive. The couple said the man left when he saw them. There is no other suspect description.

■ A sex assault was reported Thursday, Feb. 13, in the northeast part of the city.

■ A 15-year-old boy and 14-year-old girl were arrested and released on summonses Friday, Feb. 14, on suspicion of possession of marijuana by a person younger than 21 in the 1400 block of North Fifth Street.

■ Someone stole less than $2,000 from a vehicle parked Friday, Feb. 14, in the 500 block of Bookcliff Avenue.


According to the Mesa County Sheriff’s Office:

■ David Ogilvie, 37, was issued a summons on suspicion of third-degree criminal trespass Wednesday for allegedly going to the Mesa County Library Clifton Branch, 590 32 Road Unit 6-F, despite being told to stay away more than once for allegedly trying to check out items using stolen library cards.

■ Someone caused nearly $1,000 in damage to two vehicles parked overnight Tuesday in the 2900 block of Orchard Avenue. Someone apparently shot a BB gun or pellet gun at the rear windows of two vehicles.


According to the Montrose County Sheriff’s Department:

■ A deputy was dispatched to a home in the 59800 block of Gunnison Road at 3 a.m. Thursday on reports a horse was on the porch and wouldn’t leave. Deputies led the horse away.

According to the Montrose Police Department:

■ Matthew Viehweger, 24, Montrose, was arrested Wednesday on suspicion of assault, attempted arson, domestic violence, menacing, criminal mischief and a protection order violation in the 200 block of North San Juan Avenue.


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