From the Delta Police Department:
Sarah L. Way, 29, of Missouri was arrested and jailed for alleged speeding (67 mph in a 40 mph zone) and DUI.
Brian K. Burstein, 47, of Delta was arrested and jailed on a warrant with a $1,000 bond. Burstein was also charged with alleged possession of Schedule II controlled substance, unlawfully carrying a concealed weapon (two counts), possession of a dangerous or illegal weapon, possession of a weapon by a previous offender (two counts).
Anna E. Edwards, 28, of Austin was issued a ticket for alleged shoplifting and third degree criminal trespass.
Perry D. Kelly, 43, of Montrose was arrested and jailed on three warrants with a total of $2,800 in bonds.
Yamila L. Dixon, 24, of Delta was issued a ticket for alleged failed to yield right of way after a stop sign as a result of 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.
Seth L. Brave, 21, of Delta was arrested and jailed on two warrants with a total of $800 in bonds.
David N. Kniskern, 19, of Delta was arrested and jailed on a warrant with a $500 bond.
Miguel D. Mejia-Arrendondo, 20, of Delta was arrested and jailed on two warrants with a total of $2,800 in bonds.
David C. Bynum, 44, of Grand Junction was arrested and jailed on a warrant with no bond.
Armando Aparicio, 28, of Delta was arrested and jailed on a warrant with a $250 bond.
Matthew R. McKinney, 29, of Delta was arrested and jailed for alleged unlawful possession of Schedule II controlled substance, violation of a protection order and possession of drug paraphernalia.
Joseph P. Miller Jr., 24, of Delta was arrested and jailed on two warrants with a total of $1,000 in bonds.
David R. Waddington, 20, of Delta was arrested and jailed for alleged disregard of a stop sign, DUI, possession of marijuana by underage person, open container of marijuana prohibited in motor vehicle, possession of drug paraphernalia and reckless endangerment.
Citations: Seven 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):
Shortly before 5 p.m., deputies responded to the area of Crawford Road and K50 Road, near Hotchkiss, for a report of a fire in the 'dobies. It was determined someone had set fire to a couch on Bureau of Land Management land.
A Paonia resident reported a possible break-in at a home on O Road. The homeowner is out of town, no one has been able to determine if anything is missing.
Nicholas Danyluk, 38, of Eckert was charged with possession of drug paraphernalia after a traffic stop on Fairview Road.
Multiple locks were cut off from storage units along Highway 65 in the Orchard City area. Items valued at about $100 were reported missing from one unit.
The sheriff's office and the county's Adult Protective Services are investigating a "sweetheart scam" involving an elderly gentleman who sent $20,000 to an unknown party.
A vehicle was reported stolen from an address on Highway 348. The 1974 Chevy C-10 truck had been sitting on the property for some time and turned up missing after the owner passed away.
Deputies assisted with a single vehicle accident near Ward Creek and North roads.
A traffic stop at the intersection of Main and E. 5th Street in Delta resulted in the arrest of Mykal Deherrera, 24, of Delta, for driving under the influence.
A traffic stop resulted in the arrest of Chante Martinez, 27, of Delta, for driving under revocation as a habitual traffic offender.
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.