Blotter, Oct. 11, 2010

Drug offense alleged

Palisade police officers on Saturday arrested Burton D. Shoebridge Jr., 51, on suspicion of multiple offenses, including suspected possession of marijuana, drug paraphernalia and a controlled substance.

Shoebridge was arrested near the intersection of West Fifth and Elberta streets during a traffic stop. Two police officers spotted suspected marijuana inside Shoebridge’s truck when it was parked earlier in the night, according to an arrest affidavit. The officers pulled Shoebridge over when they saw him driving the vehicle later in the evening. The vehicle had expired plates, according to the affidavit.

During a search of the truck, officers said they found a plastic baggie containing a white substance, used needle caps, a bag of insulin syringes, a bag of suspected marijuana and cigarette papers. Shoebridge told officers the substances in the baggies were marijuana and methamphetamine, according to the affidavit. He said he has a medical marijuana card, but was not able to produce it at the scene, according to the affidavit.

Two juveniles arrested

Two juveniles were arrested by Grand Junction police officers in separate incidents last week.

On Tuesday, a 12-year-old boy was issued a summons at 830 Gunnison Ave. on suspicion of having marijuana and tobacco.

On Friday, a 16-year-old was issued a summons on suspicion of having drug paraphernalia at 2809 North Ave.

According to the Grand Junction Police Department:

Someone injured a person through use of a deadly weapon early Sunday morning in the area of Riverside Park, 675 W. Colorado Ave.

Edward Pfennig, 39, was arrested Saturday on suspicion of assault in the northeast part of the city.

Trisha Ingersoll, 25, was issued a summons early Sunday morning on suspicion of damaging property at Village Inn, 1910 North Ave.

Cody Chapman, 22, was arrested early Sunday on suspicion of harassment and damaging property at 822 Noland Ave.

An unknown armed person robbed two victims Thursday at 1830 12th St.

A thief took less than $1,000 worth of property from a person Friday at a business in the 2500 block of Rimrock Ave.

According to the Mesa County Sheriff’s Department:

Jessica Gaylord, 28, was arrested Saturday evening on suspicion of trespassing at a home at 2906 Ronda Lee Road.

A vehicle with all of its windows broken out was located Saturday evening at 3195 Jamison Ave. The vehicle did not have plates on it. Deputies recorded the vehicle’s VIN number and unsuccessfully tried to contact the vehicle’s owners.


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