Law enforcement blotter August 3, 2016
By Press Release
Published Thursday, August 4, 2016 8:07 am
From the Delta Police Department:
Keanu L. Farmer, 23, of Montrose was arrested and jailed for alleged violation of a protection order.
Bradley R. Cunico, 50, of Delta was arrested and jailed for alleged DUI.
Sabrina A. Hoffman, 56, of Grand Junction was arrested and jailed for alleged careless driving and DUID.
Jason L. Baldwin, 23, of Delta was arrested and jailed on a warrant with a $100 bond.
Daneen Kirkwood, 53, of Delta was issued a ticket for alleged shoplifting.
Daneen Kirkwood, 53, of Delta was arrested and jailed on a warrant with a $250 bond.
Theodore E. Haskell, 43, of Olathe was issued a ticket for alleged careless driving after being involved in a two-vehicle crash at 11th and Meeker streets. One person was injured and transported to DCMH by Delta County Ambulance District. One vehicle was towed from the scene.
Christina V. Tsurdinis, 27, of Denver was issued a ticket for alleged careless driving after being involved in a two-vehicle crash in the 1400 block of Highway 50 North. No injuries were reported or observed. One vehicle was towed from the scene.
John A. Bunt, 60, of Salome, Ariz., was issued a ticket for alleged careless driving and failure to present evidence of insurance after being involved in a two-vehicle crash on South Main Street (Hwy. 50) at Meeker Street. No injuries were reported or observed. Both vehicles were driven from the scene.
Claudia I. Chavez, 22, of Delta was issued a ticket for alleged careless driving after being involved in a two-vehicle crash on Highway 50 at 1550 Road. No injuries were reported or observed. Both vehicles were driven from the scene.
Mark A. Porter, 30, of Delta was arrested and jailed for alleged violation of a protection order.
Matthew T. McDonald, 40, of Delta was issued a ticket for alleged vicious animal x2 and running at large prohibited x2.
Victor A. Maffetone, 30, of Delta was arrested and jailed for alleged distribution/sale of marijuana.
Zachary A. Hooker, 26, of Delta was arrested and jailed for alleged violation of a protection order.
Citations: Sixteen tickets for traffic violations were issued this week; eight 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):
Ashley Windemaker was charged with theft, harassment and violation of bail bond conditions after allegedly stealing a wallet from an employee of the Aspen Trails Campground. Windemaker and two other individuals left the business in a vehicle that was pulled over by Cedaredge officers a short time later. A second occupant of the vehicle, Daniel Windemaker, was charged with violation of a protection order.
A fire was reported on Redlands Mesa Road shortly after 10 a.m. It was determined a spark from a smoker grill had ignited the grass. The fire traveled down the side of a driveway 45 yards to an outbuilding, which caught fire and burned to the ground. No contents were being stored in the outbuilding, which was described as structurally unsound.
A Hotchkiss area resident reported campers on his property after spotting their campfire.
A homeowner was burning weeds on 2100 Road, Delta, when a nearby shed caught fire. The fire was extinguished before the shed was destroyed.
Sheriff's deputies were called to a rural Paonia address for an argument between an estranged couple. The female allegedly broke a plate over the head of the reporting party.
A man living on 1600 Road, Delta, reported the theft of a kayak and four paddles from the front yard of his residence.
The theft of binoculars and a head lamp was reported from an ATV on Grand Mesa. The owners of the ATV contacted the suspects and were able to get the binoculars back, but the two young men denied taking anything else.
The theft of 300 feet of barbed wire was reported from a home on B50 Road, Delta.
Sheriff's deputies were called to Delta County Memorial Hospital after an ATV accident on 25 Mesa Road near the Columbine Campground. Renae Osborn, 24, of Montrose reported she was traveling uphill when her ATV rolled back onto her. She suffered minor injuries. A juvenile passenger was not injured. It was determined the accident took place in Montrose County, and the investigation was turned over to the Montrose County Sheriff's Office.
A clerk who was opening the Silver State Shell on Highway 65 discovered damage to the business's back door. Sometime the previous night, an intruder destroyed the back door and attempted to gain access to a safe inside the business. The attempt was unsuccessful. Nothing appeared to be missing.
Deputies were asked to check on the welfare of a 24-year-old Paonia man who reportedly stabbed himself eight times in the arm, then ran off.