Blotter: Sept. 28, 2009
Driver who fled Clifton incident is sought
• Mesa County sheriff’s deputies Sunday were seeking the driver of a white truck that was reported being driven from a fight and vandalism in Clifton, the Sheriff’s Department said.
• Someone reported windows being broken and a fight around 3:15 p.m. Saturday in the 600 block of Laurel Lane. Two people were seen in the truck, which was being driven from a pursuing patrol car. The vehicle was stopped, and the driver fled. The passenger was arrested.
According to the Grand Junction Police Department:
• At 1:57 a.m. Saturday, Kurt Bacon, 23, was arrested and released after receiving a summons on suspicion of driving drunk and driving the wrong way on a one-way street at Fourth Street and Chipeta Avenue.
• At 5:41 a.m. Saturday, a person assaulted another person at 338 Hill Ave., causing serious bodily harm.
• At 8:41 a.m. Saturday, a thief stole a vehicle and crashed at 636 Horizon Drive.
• At 9:19 a.m. Saturday, a vandal caused between $1,000 and $20,000 in damage to property.
• At 2:35 p.m. Saturday, a thief removed items from a vehicle parked in a driveway. The loss was estimated to be less than $1,000.
According to the Mesa County Sheriff’s Department:
• At 11:44 a.m. Saturday in the 500 block of Centennial Road, a woman called deputies regarding the welfare of her 9-year-old son. Previously, her son stole a ring from his stepmother and gave it to a girl at school. The ring was returned, but the woman was concerned the boy would be spanked by her former husband.
Deputies contacted her former husband and he said he does not hit the boy.