Blotter: March 31, 2009

Stabbing victim in hospital

• A man who was stabbed during a fight at about 7:30 p.m. in a Pear Park neighborhood on Sunday night remains in a local hospital with serious injuries, according to the Mesa County Sheriff’s Department. The man’s name and details of the incident have not been released. The man was taken via a personal vehicle to a hospital after being stabbed in the 3000 block of Eaglewood Court, the Sheriff’s Department said in a press release.

According to the Grand Junction Police Department:

•  Four men cashed stolen payroll checks on Friday at a local bank and received about $1,500.

•  An elderly woman reported on Saturday that she had lost more than $1,000 after sending money by wire transfer to locations across the country. The woman told police she had been told she won several million dollars through a phone scam based in Jamaica.

•  Items valued at more than $1,000 were stolen out of motel room and a sex assault may have occurred at the same time Saturday night when the person who purchased the room had passed out.

•  Darien Harlan, 19, and Lucas Schlaefer, 19, both received summonses Saturday for allegedly shoplifting at Wal-Mart at 2545 Rimrock Drive.

•  A person was pulled over a fence and was hit in the head and face, losing a tooth and having to get stitches during a Sunday incident.

•  A vehicle valued at less than $1,000 was stolen Sunday in the 1800 block of David Street.

•  Katherine Beyerbach, 40, received a summons Sunday for allegedly shoplifting items valued at less than $500 at Wal-Mart at 2545 Rimrock Drive.

•  An elderly woman reported Sunday that she had been sexually assaulted in the northeastern section of the city.

•  Christopher Field, 24, received a summons Sunday at Whiskey River, 490 28 1/4 Road, after allegedly drinking too much, refusing to leave and hitting an employee, causing minor pain.

According to the Mesa County Sheriff’s Department:

•  Deputies received a report Sunday that someone was trespassing in the 500 block of Preserve Lane, dumping construction trash. The subjects were confronted and picked up the trash.

•  About a dozen solar yard lights valued at about $90 were stolen in the 31000 block of Stonetree Lane sometime between Wednesday and Friday.

•  A vandal caused damage valued at $800 to a vehicle parked in the 2500 block of G 3/8 Road.

•  Someone added extra inserts and possibly has been stealing mail from a mailbox in the 2900 block of F Road.


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