Blotter: November 29, 2008
Men face alcohol charges
• Two Grand Junction men face felony charges on suspicion of drinking alcohol with a 15-year-old girl at an apartment at about 3 a.m. Friday, according to the Grand Junction Police Department.
Corey Jon Six, 22, 436 Avenal Lane, and Kevin Benjamin Reeves, 22, 1227 Texas Ave., were arrested and booked into Mesa County Jail on suspicion of a felony charge of contributing to the delinquency of a minor. Reeves also faces a felony charge of criminal impersonation on suspicion that he gave police a false name.
Police were called by the girl’s father on a report that she was drinking alcohol with two men at an apartment at 1227 Texas Ave. The girl was given a citation on suspicion of being a minor in possession of alcohol.
Four jailed in drug sting
• Four people have been arrested following a multiple-month investigation into methamphetamine and cocaine trafficking in the Rifle area, authorities announced Friday.
Roberto Gutierrez, 25; Angel Antonio Lopez, 33; Manuel Martinez-Ibarra, 39; and Lucia Trinidad, 21, were arrested on Tuesday and could face charges of possession of meth, cocaine, marijuana, child abuse and other counts, said Tanny McGinnis, spokeswoman for the Garfield County Sheriff’s Department.
McGinnis said officials with eight law-
enforcement agencies served four narcotics-related search warrants in the Rifle area. Officers recovered meth, cocaine, marijuana and drug paraphernalia.
At two of the locations, the Department of Human Services was called because children were inside the homes, McGinnis said.
According to the Fruita Police Department:
• Officers responded to a report of an assault Nov. 20 at Fruita’s 8-9 School.
• A computer and a cowboy hat with a total value of $1,500 were reported stolen from a Fruita home on Nov. 22.
• Administration officials at Fruita Monument High School on Nov. 24 called police after noticing two males at the school who weren’t students. The men, who appeared to be 16 and 20, left the school and drove away in a reckless manner after being contacted by school staff.
According to the Mesa County Sheriff’s Department:
• Alana Lee Stauffer-Taylor, 3401 Arrowhead R32, was arrested and booked into Mesa County Jail on suspicion of trespassing, violation of a bail bond and driving as a habitual offender.
• Erika Arvayo, 23, 494 32 1/8 Road No. 4, was arrested in connection with a traffic stop and booked into Mesa County Jail on suspicion of criminal impersonation and on an outstanding warrant.
• Ashley Michelle Jones, 22, 1695 Clinton St. No. 11, was arrested and booked into Mesa County Jail on suspicion of drug possession, marijuana possession, possession of drug paraphernalia and traffic violations.