From the Delta Police Department:
Officers were dispatched to 721 Hwy. 50 for a call of reckless endangerment, criminal mischief and throwing missiles at vehicles.
Officers responded to the intersection of East 3rd Street and Grand Boulevard on a report of a dog bite.
Breyah C. Finn, 21, of Montrose was issued a summons for shoplifting.
Breyah C. Finn, 21, of Montrose was arrested and jailed on a warrant with a $300 bond.
Christopher D. Bynum, 45, of Delta was arrested and jailed on a warrant with a $1,099 bond.
Christopher D. Bynum, 45, of Delta was arrested and jailed on charges of possession of a controlled substance, drove vehicle when license restricted/cancelled/denied, and displayed expired plates.
Officers responded to a call regarding a possible theft of medication.
Officers responded to West 4th Street and Palmer Street for a traffic accident.
Officers responded to Columbine Circle for a report of a fire.
Officers responded to a hit and run accident.
Officers responded to Vine Street on a report of a disturbance.
Officers took a lobby report of a possible burglary/criminal mischief
Donald W. Price, 69, of Delta was arrested and jailed on two warrants.
James C. Hollis, 35, of Delta was issued a summons for criminal mischief.
Officers took a lobby report of a theft.
Officers responded to 101 Hwy. 92 for the report of a hit and run.
Officers responded to East 5th Street in reference to a mental health issue.
Officers responded to Palmer Street for the report of a mental health issue.
Officers responded to Kellogg Street for a report of trespass.
Officers responded to the intersection of East 3rd and Hartig Drive for a traffic accident.
Officers responded to 900 Main Street for the report of theft.
Officers assisted in the transport of a juvenile female to a facility out of the area.
Officers responded to East 7th Street at Leon Street to the report of a traffic accident.
Officers took a report of possible felony menacing.
Cabel Z. Rhode, 41, of Delta was arrested and jailed on charges of unlawful possession of a controlled substance (Schedule II), possession of drug paraphernalia and violation of a protection order.
Darrell G. Anderson, 40, of Delta was arrested and jailed on a warrant with a $300 bond.
Bradley D. Long, 48, of Austin was arrested and jailed on a warrant with a $0 bond.
Andrew W. Muth, 47, of Delta was arrested and jailed on a warrant with a $1,000 bond.
Jennifer M. Barnett, 23, of Delta was issued a summons for shoplifting.
Officers responded to Munro Street for a report of theft.
Deniece E. Dayton, 58, of Delta was issued a summons for disorderly conduct.
Brenda K. Roberts, 54, of Delta was issued a summons for disorderly conduct.
Aaron S. Kasamis, 30, of Delta was arrested on charges of criminal mischief.
Richard K. Walker, 57, of Delta was arrested and jailed on a warrant with a $1,000 bond.
Citations: Three tickets were issued this week for various traffic violations.
From the Delta County Sheriff's Office (partial list):
Deputies were asked to do a welfare check on a 16-year-old female with mental health issues.
A break-in was reported at Country Bear Antiques in Eckert. A window was broken on the back of the building to gain entry. A small amount of cash was taken. While deputies were on the premises, they received word of a break-in at Americar. A small amount of cash was also taken from that business.
Several commercial and residential burglaries have taken place in the Orchard City area. The sheriff's office is asking for help in identifying this suspect. Surveillance video can be seen on the DCSO Facebook page. If you can identify the suspect, call the sheriff's office at 874-2000 or Crimestoppers at 874-8810.
A two-car traffic accident was reported at G50 Road and Highway 50 at about 1:30 p.m. The drivers, Livan Santander and James Berger, were not injured. The Colorado State Patrol handled the investigation.
Deputies took possession of drugs found in a classroom at Grand Mesa Choice Academy.
Deputies investigated the theft of a coin collection from a residence on E Road, Delta. Entry was gained by forcing a French door open. The suspect then cut into a safe to get the coins.
At about 1 p.m., a fire was reported at a home on L50 Road outside of Hotchkiss. Hotchkiss firefighters quickly contained the blaze, but there was some damage to the house. The source of the fire was traced to a stove pipe.
At about 1 a.m., the Federal Aviation Administration requested that deputies be dispatched to the airports in Delta, Crawford and North Fork to check for an overdue airplane. The small plane was later located near the Utah/Colorado border, where it had crashed; all four passengers were killed.
Deputies followed up on a call to a crisis line made by the friend of a 16-year-old male who was threatening suicide.
At about 12:30 p.m., a fire was reported at a residence on Highway 92 outside of Hotchkiss. A shed was destroyed and the hog inside was killed. A heat lamp is being blamed for the fire.
Firefighters from both Crawford and Hotchkiss battled a barn fire on Fruitland Mesa Road outside of Crawford. The barn was destroyed.
The sheriff's office received of a missing Delta resident who had gone on a date Friday after work but had not returned by Sunday. A family member reported they were heading to Escalante Canyon, and deputies searched the roads in that area with no success. The search continued by air Monday morning. The man's vehicle was located down a steep ravine, where it's believed it crashed Friday night. The man was deceased; his female companion, who stayed warm in a nearby cabin, was transported to the hospital. The investigation is being handled by the Bureau of Land Management; the Mesa County coroner's office is conducting an autopsy to determine the cause of death.
A collaborative effort between the Delta County Sheriff's Office and municipal law enforcement agencies throughout Delta County has resulted in a proposal for a 1 percent sales tax increase to fund public safety. A PowerPoint presentation titled "Back the Badge" is starting to make the rounds at city/town council meetings, service club luncheons and other events.