Law enforcement blotter May 10, 2017
By Press Release
Published Thursday, May 11, 2017 8:58 am
From the Delta Police Department:
Josiah F. Newell, 40, of Delta was arrested and jailed on a warrant with a $1,000 bond.
Desiree D. Duran, 25, of Delta was issued a ticket for alleged trespass.
Mariah D. Aragon, 21, of Delta was issued a ticket for alleged child abuse -- simple.
Marki M. Hocking, 22, of Delta was issued a ticket for alleged theft.
Jennifer M. Barnett, 22, of Delta was arrested and jailed for alleged menacing and violation of a protection order.
Casey J. Lister, 25, of Montrose was issued a ticket for alleged shoplifting.
Casey J. Lister, 25, of Montrose was arrested and transferred to the custody of Montrose Police Department on a warrant with a $220 bond.
Jose L. Garcia-Munoz, 33, of Delta was arrested and jailed on a warrant with a $3,000 bond.
Jesus E. Rodriguez, 32, of Delta was arrested and jailed for alleged first degree criminal trespass and criminal mischief.
Stephen E. Keplinger, 57, of Delta was arrested and jailed on a warrant with a $500 bond.
Brandon L. Sadler, 35, of Delta was arrested and jailed on a warrant with a $4,000 bond.
Brandon L. Sadler, 35, of Delta was arrested and jailed for alleged unlawful possession of a controlled substance (two counts) and first degree introduction of contraband.
Karina J. Atchley, 24, of Delta was arrested and jailed for alleged second degree burglary.
Bridgett S. Martinez, 29, of Grand Junction was issued a ticket for alleged shoplifting.
Melissa E. Lujan, 43, of Montrose was arrested and jailed on a warrant with a $1,500 bond.
Melissa E. Lujan, 43, of Montrose was arrested and jailed for alleged criminal impersonation and obstruction of government operations.
Mariah D. Aragon, 21, of Delta was arrested and jailed on a warrant with an $11,000 bond.
Amanda M. Young, 32, of Delta was arrested and jailed for alleged third degree assault and child abuse - simple. Thomas W. Mellon, 37, of Delta was arrested and jailed for alleged possession of Schedule II controlled substance and child abuse -- simple.
Rani Grewal, 54, of Delta was issued a ticket for alleged shoplifting.
Rafael Mirabal, 27, of Miami, Fla., was arrested and jailed on a warrant with a $300 bond.
Citations: Four tickets for traffic violations were issued this week, two 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 Paonia area man was training his hunting dog with a double Bumper Boy bird launcher. He took a break for lunch and when he returned to the field, his equipment, valued at $645, was missing. The incident is under investigation.
A Cedaredge area landlord reported his tenants, who were being evicted, swapped out the electric range in his rental unit with an old stove that doesn't work. Deputies are attempting to locate the former residents.
A one-vehicle accident was reported on Highway 133 near Hotchkiss at about 1 p.m. The vehicle had multiple flat tires and had been parked on the side of the road. The driver had left the scene, but was located by law enforcement with the help of witnesses in the area. The suspect, Isaak Newland, appeared to be intoxicated and refused to perform roadside maneuers. He was taken into custody by the Colorado State Patrol.
Deputies responded to the emergency room at Delta County Memorial Hospital where a Delta area man was being treated. The injured party proved to be uncooperative, however the individual who took him to the hospital said he'd hit the man after he repeatedly tried to gain entrance to his camper.
Reginald Cridler was cited for prohibited use of a firearm and reckless endangerment after neighbors complained he was shooting in their direction and at a tank with anhydrous ammonia in a reckless manner. Cridler told deputies he'd been shooting prairie dogs, but they agreed with the neighbor that his actions were careless.
At about 2 p.m., deputies responded to a fire on Green Valley Road, Cedaredge. When they arrived on scene, the fire had consumed a small shed but had been extinguished by Cedaredge firefighters.
A woman living on Bell Creek Road outside of Paonia reported a tall "hippie" who refused to respond to her requests he leave her property. At one point, he reportedly grabbed his genitals and began making lewd gestures. Deputies took the suspect into custody. He provided two different names, prompting charges of false reporting and third degree criminal trespass. Deputies are trying to establish positive ID.
Deputies responded to the hospital emergency room where a 13-year-old male was being treated for a dog bite to his abdomen. He and his mother had stopped by the residence of Melissa David when the incident occurred. Because it's not the first time deputies had been in contact with David, she was charged with ownership of a vicious dog.
Deputies assisted the Colorado State Patrol with a roadside sobriety test on Highway 92 at Payne Siding Road. Sheila Smithson Laschober, 60, of Hotchkiss was taken into custody.
Shortly after 2 p.m., Chance Hanson, 20, was involved in a one-car accident on Highway 133 and Chicory Road. The car landed on its side in an irrigation ditch. Hanson was transported to the hospital.
Deputies responded to an altercation on 2210 Lane, Austin. No charges were filed against either of the two men involved in the fight, but David Rohde, 30, of Grand Junction was taken into custody on an outstanding warrant.
A 14-year-old male was treated at Delta County Memorial Hospital for injuries he suffered while jumping his dirt bike in the 'dobies.