From the Delta Police Department:
Joby E. Wright, 36, of Delta was arrested and jailed for alleged menacing and violation of a protection order. Kyle C. McCarty, 20, of Delta was arrested and jailed for alleged menacing, reckless endangerment, child abuse, third degree assault and criminal mischief.
Jesse A. McAfee, 34, of Hotchkiss was arrested and jailed on a warrant with a $100 bond.
Danny L. Huff, 27, of Delta was arrested and jailed for alleged third degree assault, harassment and child abuse (simple).
Danny L. Huff, 27, of Delta was arrested and jailed on a warrant with a $500 bond.
Archie G. Ware, Jr., 40, of Delta was arrested and jailed on a warrant with a $1,500 bond.
Chad E. Eggink, 42, of Montrose was issued a ticket for alleged second degree criminal trespass and criminal mischief.
Thomas G. Walsh, 32, of Delta was issued a ticket for alleged property damage.
David H. Reynolds, 23, of Delta was arrested and jailed on a warrant with no bond.
Colton J. Hagendorf, 27, of Lake City was arrested and jailed on a warrant with a $15,000 bond.
Justin C. Crandell, 40, of Delta was arrested and jailed on a warrant with a $300 bond.
Erric L. West, 21, Delta was arrested and jailed for alleged speeding, DUI and violation of a protection order.
Victoria D. Ledesma, 21, of Montrose was arrested and jailed for alleged harassment.
Rhonda L. Baca, 52, of Grand Junction was arrested and jailed for alleged failed to display lighted lamps when required, displayed fictitious license plates, owner operated uninsured motor vehicle, driving while license cancelled/denied and DUI.
Rhonda L. Baca, 52, of Grand Junction was arrested and jailed on two warrants with a total $300 bond.
Citations: Six tickets for traffic violations were issued this week, three for speeding.
Please remember: All criminal charges are merely an accusation and the defendant is presumed innocent until or unless proven guilty.
From the Delta County Sheriff's Office (partial list):
A Peach Valley resident woke to find a green Chevrolet Trailblazer parked in her driveway. The vehicle had front end damage and remnants of barbed wire that indicated it had gone through a fence. Sheriff's deputies determined the vehicle had been stolen out of Montrose County. A short time later, the same deputy was notified that a neighbor had found a four-wheeler on his property and his pickup was missing. Deputies found the red and silver pickup abandoned on the north side of the river. The suspect reportedly swam across the river and was apprehended on the south side by several deputies and a Colorado State Patrol trooper who had joined the chase. Harlan Watkins, 25, of Olathe was taken into custody without incident. He is charged with two counts of aggravated motor vehicle theft, obstruction of a peace officer, violation of bail bond conditions and possession of a firearm (prohibited). He faces additional charges in Montrose County.
A Durango woman reported a theft from the home of her deceased father in Eckert. She is compiling a list of the stolen items.
A home invasion was reported by a resident of Surface Creek Road, Cedaredge, at about 8:40 p.m. There was evidence someone had entered the mudroom, but no suspects could be located.
Johnny Fulton was charged with a felony count of criminal mischief and assault after an altercation on Highway 133 near Hotchkiss. Fulton allegedly struck a man on his mouth, then hit his vehicle repeatedly with a shovel, causing an estimated $4,000 in damages.
A Paonia man became separated from his canoe when he hit a tree limb in the North Fork of the Gunnison River. He made it to the bank of the river but is still looking for his Mad River Freedom canoe, green in color with a yellow bag attached.
Cedaredge firefighters extinguished a chimney fire at a home on Highway 65, Orchard City. The interior of the home was not damaged.
John Cotten, 71, escaped serious injury during a single-car rollover on North Road near Stingley Gulch.
Shortly before midnight, Carlos Guerrero, 34, of Aurora was stopped for allegedly speeding 77 mph in a 55 mph zone near the intersection of Highway 92 and 65. Deputies detected a strong odor of marijuana and other indicators the driver was impaired. He was cited for speeding, driving under suspension and driving under the influence of marijuana.
At the request of the Grand Junction Police Department, deputies contacted a Paonia woman who had gone to Grand Junction to pawn a watch that was later identified as stolen.
On Tuesday, Sept. 11, the Delta County Board of Commissioners called a special meeting to consider the board's response to the Bureau of Land Management's preliminary Environmental Assessment (EA) concerning the lease parcels proposed for the December BLM sale.
Several people from the North Fork were present to provide input.