Blotter, Aug. 5, 2010
Man accused of auto theft
Robert Lee Stoltman, 26, 825 Hall Ave., Apt. 1, was arrested Tuesday on suspicion of theft of an automobile and a parole violation, according to the Grand Junction Police Department.
Stoltman is suspected of walking away from Community Corrections on Monday and taking a friend’s vehicle without permission, according to Stoltman’s arrest affidavit.
Robert Stoltman is the brother of Henry David Stoltman, 28, who was arrested Monday on suspicion of vehicular homicide, among other allegations, the Police Department said.
Fire damages well pad
A fire caused an estimated $13,000 in damage to a well pad west of Rifle on Monday, according to the Garfield County Sheriff’s Department.
The Sheriff’s Department and the Rifle Fire Protection District were dispatched to the well pad around 6:30 p.m. Monday and put the blaze out. The well pad fire reportedly was caused by lightning, the Sheriff’s Department said.
According to the Grand Junction Police Department:
Jesika Ann Lovelace, 21, 541 29 1/2 Road, No. 137, was arrested Wednesday on suspicion of vehicle trespassing and theft of less than $500.
Someone stole property valued at more than $1,000 from an apartment in the 2800 block of Orchard Avenue on Tuesday.
According to the Mesa County Sheriff’s Department:
Richard Kyle Lahe, 20, and Alexander Roth Hill, 20, both of 464 32 1/8 Road, No. 2, in Clifton, were arrested Tuesday afternoon on suspicion of tampering with evidence. Hill also was arrested on suspicion of being a previous weapons offender with a misdemeanor warrant out for his arrest.
Someone reported Tuesday that rocks were thrown at a home in the 3200 block of Golden Sun Avenue in Clifton for the second time this summer. Extra patrol in the area of the canal that runs behind the subdivision was requested. No damage was reported because the house previously was damaged.
According to the Garfield County Sheriff’s Department:
Two solar panels valued at $600 were reported stolen Monday from a well pad west of Parachute.
Approximately $12,000 worth of luxury bedding was stolen from a residence in the 60 block of River Park Lane outside Glenwood Springs on Monday.