Blotter, July 26, 2013

Stop results in meth arrest

Anna Michelle Matticks, 44, was arrested Wednesday at 561 29 1/2 Road on suspicion of possession of methamphetamine, according to the Mesa County Sheriff’s Department.

Deputies pulled over Matticks on Wednesday afternoon and a K-9 dog sniffed the exterior of her car, according to an arrest affidavit. The dog indicated there were drugs in the car’s driver’s side door, according to the affidavit.

A search of the vehicle turned up a glass methamphetamine pipe, five baggies of suspected meth weighing a total of about five grams, a digital scale, and other paraphernalia.

Matticks was arrested on suspicion of possession of drug paraphernalia and more than two grams of methamphetamine with intent to distribute, driving without insurance or a license, and failing to yield.

Bag stolen from rec center


Crime Stoppers of Mesa County is seeking information about suspects who stole a tan-colored, jeweled bag from a locker at Colorado Mesa University’s recreational center, 1040 Mesa Ave.

The bag was taken between 5 and 6 p.m. May 16. The bag contained personal identification cards, keys, and a white Apple iPhone 4S. The bag and its contents were worth an estimated $500.

Anyone who can provide information about the incident or identify who took the bag can contact Crime Stoppers anonymously at 241-7867 or visit Information that leads to an arrest can earn a person up to $1,000 cash.


According to the Grand Junction Police Department:

■ Devin J. Schneider, 23, was arrested Saturday at North Avenue and 28 1/2 Road and booked into the Mesa County Jail on suspicion of driving under the influence of drugs, unlawful possession of a controlled substance, and possession of drug paraphernalia.

■  Scott A. Reffensperger, 54, was arrested July 19 in the 400 block of South Avenue on suspicion of trespass after he was found sleeping under a “no trespassing” sign.

■  Someone stole more than $2,000 worth of items Tuesday from a vehicle in the 500 block of 28 1/2 Road.

■  Someone caused a loss of more than $750 when items were taken Monday from two vehicles in the 2800 block of Maverick Drive.

■  Someone caused a loss of less than $500 Monday when someone damaged and took items from a vehicle near the 1400 block of N. Seventh St.

According to the Mesa County Sheriff’s Department:

■ Nathan Koboski, 18, was arrested Wednesday on suspicion of sexual assault on a child, sexual assault on a child as a pattern of abuse and internet sexual exploitation of a child.

■  A person reported Wednesday she was repeatedly contacted by an agency called Asset Acceptance and told she owed them money. A deputy advised her the company is not accredited by the Better Business Bureau and may be fraudulent.


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