Blotter, Nov. 13, 2013

Pumpkin pranks alleged

The Grand Junction Police Department and Grand Junction Fire Department responded to the area of Rabbit Brush Court and Mariposa Drive for a fire at 11 p.m. Oct. 26, according to the police department.

Pumpkins and small gourds were on fire in the road. There was minimal damage, but officers later responded to a nearby area where pumpkins reportedly were thrown at vehicles, causing an undisclosed amount of damage. There are no suspects, police said.

Construction gear stolen


Someone stole a $5,000 aluminum grade control ski from a construction zone Nov. 1 in the area of South Pine Street and East Grand Avenue, according to the Fruita Police Department.


According to the Grand Junction Police Department:

■ Morgann Allyn Daniel McCoy, 18, Grand Junction, was arrested Monday on suspicion of possession of a controlled substance, distribution of marijuana, possession of 2-6 ounces of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of alcohol by a person younger than 21.

■ Cody Lahman, 22, and Michael Capistran, 22, were ticketed Saturday on suspicion of unnecessary noise in the 2300 block of Hall Avenue.

■ A man reported that he was at Quincy Bar, 609 Main St., on Sunday when a fight broke out and he was hit in the face with a glass while trying to break it up. The incident is being investigated.

■ Someone stole less than $2,000 worth of property Saturday from a residence in the 2500 block of Corral Drive.

■ A sex assault on a child was reported Friday. The case is being investigated.


According to the Mesa County Sheriff’s Office:

■ Allison Janelle Hamel, 20, Grand Junction, was arrested Monday on suspicion of assault on a police officer, criminal trespass, third-degree assault, criminal mischief of less than $500 and resisting arrest.

■ Michael Louie Ambrosi Sr., 61, Grand Junction, was arrested Monday on suspicion of two counts of sex assault on a child and two counts of sex assault on a child as a pattern of abuse for inappropriately touching a 13-year-old girl. Ambrosi denied the incidents occurred.

■ More than $1,200 worth of property was reported stolen Nov. 1 from a residence in the 3200 block of East Downey Court.


According to the Fruita Police Department:

■ Two bicycles valued at $375 each were reported stolen Nov. 4 from the 700 block of Sabil Drive.

■ A counterfeit bill reportedly was passed Nov. 4 in the 500 block of Raptor Road. A report was taken.

■ A sex assault was reported Nov. 2 in the 300 block of Jurassic Avenue. The case is being investigated.

■ A 16-year-old boy was ticketed Oct. 31 on suspicion of possession of less than an ounce of marijuana at Fruita Monument High School.

■ A 17-year-old boy was ticketed on suspicion of shoplifting a $19 item from City Market, 135 S. Plum St.

■ A wallet was turned into an employee at The Dragon Treasure Restaurant on Oct. 29 in the 500 block of Kokopelli Boulevard.


According to the Montrose County Sheriff’s Office:

■ John B. Beyer, 18, and Cameron D. Cunico, 22, both of Montrose, were arrested Saturday on suspicion of second-degree burglary and aggravated motor vehicle theft in the 19800 block of U.S. Highway 550. Beyer was additionally cited on suspicion of underage consumption of alcohol.

■ A motorcycle stolen from Montrose County was recovered by the Palisade Police Department on Friday.


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