Police Blotter, March 14, 2010
Robbery in Montrose
The Montrose Police Department is seeking information about an armed robbery reported Friday night at a downtown store.
Officers responded to the call around 8:30 p.m. Friday at Tienda Murillo, 504 N. Townsend Ave., which is also U.S. Highway 50.
An undisclosed amount of cash was taken during the robbery, according to a news release from the Montrose police.
Anyone with information about the robbery can call the police department at 252-5257.
Brawl in downtown GJ
Grand Junction Police Department officers arrested a man around 1:30 a.m. Friday on suspicion of vandalism and fighting near the intersection of Sixth and Main streets.
Nelson Ramos, 26, was booked into the Mesa County Jail on suspicion of hitting two people, fighting in public, intimidating a witness and tampering with a victim.
He also was arrested on suspicion of causing more than $1,000 in property damage.
According to the Grand Junction Police Department:
A thief entered a room Friday at Country Inns of America, 718 Horizon Drive, and stole and forged checks, causing the victim a loss of less than $500.
A burglar entered a vehicle Friday at 2514 Hill Ave. and removed one item worth more than $1,000.
A thief stole a credit card and used it at 599 Northgate Drive to make a purchase of less than $50. Police took the report Friday.
A thief obtained credit card information and withdrew less than $500 from the victim’s account. Police took the report Friday.
According to the Mesa County Sheriff’s Department:
James Campion, 23, and Timothy Lewis, 27, were arrested at Cactus Canyon, 3210 Interstate 70 Business Loop, No. 18, on suspicion of third-degree assault on a Cactus Canyon staff member early Saturday morning.
A woman reported Friday she returned home in the 200 block of 32 Road and discovered her television was missing.