Blotter, Jan. 23, 2013
First hospital, then jail
A Grand Junction man accused of drunken driving in a hit-and-run crash first went to a hospital before going to jail,
Terry Able Vigil, 43, 324 Fairview Ave., was arrested Monday on suspicion of two counts of vehicular assault, driving with a revoked license and other charges related to allegedly causing a crash.
According to the Colorado State Patrol, a person reported seeing an older model sedan ram into his pickup, which was parked in the 400 block of Bristol Court on Monday night. Officers caught up to a car matching a description of being heavily damaged with broken headlights. The driver told the officer he had consumed “a couple of 40s” earlier in the day. Vigil and a person with him, Adonis Vilpando, 40, both complained of being injured from the crash and were taken to Community Hospital. Vigil then was booked into jail.
According to the Grand Junction Police Department:
■ Derek Holdsworth, 20, received a summons Jan. 15 on suspicion of being a minor in possession of alcohol.
■ Kevin Aslin, 32, received a summons Thursday on suspicion of leaving the scene of a crash while drunken driving.
■ Brian Weicker, 46, received a summons on suspicion of disorderly conduct in the parking lot at 280 North Ave. on Saturday.
■ Someone stole items valued at less than $500 from a vehicle parked in the 2900 block of North 15th Street on Saturday.
■ A vehicle valued at more than $20,000 was stolen from the 2300 block of South Rim Drive on Saturday.
■ Herdia Shells, 61, received a summons on suspicion of disorderly conduct in the 1900 block of North Avenue on Monday.
■ Connor Eichler, 19, received a summons on suspicion of being a minor in possession of alcohol in the 1200 block of Bookcliff Avenue on Monday.
■ Amber Rose Hall, 29, 3150 Lakeside Drive, No. 202, was arrested Monday on suspicion of two counts of vehicular eluding, first-degree motor vehicle theft and several traffic infractions.
The Mesa County Sheriff’s Department did not release an activity log on Tuesday.
According to the Montrose County Sheriff’s Department:
■ A deputy assisted the fire department with a vehicle fire in the 4200 block of 6000 Road on Friday.