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Delta Police DepartmentOct. 11

0105 hours An officer conducted a traffic stop of a vehicle at Roice-Hurst Humane Society. After further investigation, a 14-year-old juvenile male was issued a summons for driving a vehicle without a valid license and minor in possession of marijuana. The juvenile was released to his mother.

0752 hours Officers responded to Wells Fargo Bank for the report of a female having a mental health crisis. The female was placed on a mental health hold and transported to Delta Health.

0850 hours An officer responded to McDonald’s for a two vehicle traffic accident.

1024 hours An officer took a theft report of a Colorado license plate from the MLS Senior Center.

1108 hours An officer responded to 240 Meeker Street for the report of a disturbance.

1233 hours An officer responded to the 1300 block of East 3rd Street for a suspicious incident.

1340 hours An officer responded to the 700 block of 1525 Road for a Certified Vehicle Identification Number (VIN).

1552 hours An officer responded to the 1200 block of East 3rd Street for the report of a possible fraud.

1559 hours An officer responded to 1501 East 3rd Street for an agency assist.

1635 hours An officer responded to Delta County Sheriff’s Office for a welfare check of a male.

1837 hours An officer responded to 347 Main Street for the report of a theft.

1934 hours An officer responded to 713 Highway 50 for the report of a traffic accident.

Oct. 12

0200 hours An officer responded to 291 Stafford Lane for assistance with a medical call.

0650 hours An officer responded to Columbine Mall for the report of possible criminal mischief.

0705 hours An officer responded to the 1400 block of Bluff Street for the report of a possible criminal mischief.

1000 hours An officer responded to Delta County Sheriff’s Office for the report of a possible theft.

1245 hours An officer responded to Delta Health for a wanted person. As a result, Ariel Branum was arrested on several outstanding warrants and transported to Delta County Jail.

1455 hours An officer responded to Crossroads at Delta for the report of possible elder abuse.

1953 hours An officer responded to the 800 block of Palmer Street for a male juvenile having mental health issues.

2204 hours An officer responded to Modern Appliance for the report of a suspicious incident.

2340 hours An officer contacted two vehicles at 102 Grand Avenue. As a result, an identification card was placed into found property.

2354 hours An officer responded to the 400 block of Howard Street on a report of a dog bite.

Oct. 13

1117 hours An officer responded to the 1400 block of Howard Street for a Certified Vehicle Identification Number inspection.

1246 hours An officer responded to the 1000 block of East 9th Street for a citizen assist.

1727 hours An officer responded to Quality Inn for a report of an unwanted male in a room. As a result, Blake Wilks was trespassed from the property.

2130 hours An officer responded to the 1700 block of G40 Lane for the report of a domestic violence call. As a result, Kendra Lehr was arrested on two charges of second degree assault, a charge of third degree assault and a protection order violation as an act of domestic violence. She was transported to Delta County Jail.

Oct. 14

0041 hours An officer responded to a report of a possible criminal mischief.

1000 hours An officer responded to Bank of Colorado for the report of a possible fraud.

2124 hours An officer responded to Qwik Stop for a report of a hit and run accident.

Oct. 15

0805 hours An officer responded to First Colorado National Bank for the report of a traffic accident.

1233 hours Animal Control responded to the 200 block of Palmer Street for the report of two found dogs.

1257 hours An officer responded to Dollar Tree for the report of a possible disturbance. After further investigation, Elizabeth Ross was arrested on a felony warrant out of the Department of Corrections and transported to Delta County Jail.

1450 hours An officer responded to 420 Highway 92 (Mocady Car Wash) for the report of a traffic accident.

1456 hours An officer provided an agency assist in the City of Delta.

1839 hours An officer was contacted by dispatch in reference to a vehicle that was parked in the side parking lot of Wells Fargo Bank.

2319 hours An officer conducted a traffic stop of a vehicle displaying expired registration stickers near the intersection of East 9th Street and Hastings Street. As a result, Kenneth Durant was issued a proof of service and a verbal warning to the traffic violations.

Oct. 16

1024 hours An officer responded to the 1400 block of East 5th Street for an information only report.

1058 hours An officer responded to City Market for the report of a private property accident.

Oct. 17

0014 hours An officer conducted a traffic stop near West 2nd Street and Confluence Drive. As a result, Taylor Csere was issued a summons for charges for windows obstructed and possession of drug paraphernalia.

0949 hours An officer responded to the 100 block of Grand Avenue for the report of a disturbance. As a result, Joseph Salazar was arrested on charges of unlawful possession of a control substance and transported to Delta County Jail.

2232 hours An officer conducted a traffic stop of a vehicle near the intersection of 5th Street and Riley Street. As a result, Jonathan Rule was issued a summons for driving vehicle with license revoked.

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Delta County Sheriff’s OfficeSept. 30

0839 hours Miles Seten was arrested when he turned himself in on a Delta County warrant for assault at the Delta County Court this date.

1150 hours DCSO was advised of a child abuse call in the 33000 block of B25 Road, Crawford.

1957 hours Deputies responded to the 1000 block of Adobe Acres Road, Delta for a report of a disturbance involving Daniel McCain, 38, and his family. As a result of the incident, Daniel was arrested and booked into the Delta County Jail for violation of a protection order.

2339 hours Cyanna Taylor, 18, was arrested and booked into the Delta County Jail for harassment and domestic violence.

Oct. 1

0403 hours Tasha Whitescarver, 31, was arrested on four outstanding warrants after she was contacted in the 31000 block of Lazear Road, Hotchkiss.

0944 hours Kimberly Bruce, 52, was taken into custody and transported to the Delta County Jail on seven warrants out of DCSO.

1130 hours Melva Brandt-Pacheco was arrested when she turned herself in on a Delta County warrant for failure to appear on this date.

1207 hours Jonathan Rule, 32, was arrested on an active warrant and placed into custody during a traffic stop on Highway 92 and 1900 Road, Delta.

1519 hours Deputies located wanted person Daniel Biszant, 40, near the Gunnison River bridge on Highway 65, Delta.

Oct. 2

0934 hours Tairrin Whetstone, 21, was taken into custody without incident and transported to the Delta County Jail on a Delta Police Department warrant.

Oct. 3

1321 hours Andrew Lee, 36, was taken into custody without incident and transported to the Delta County Jail on three warrants.

1323 hours Andrew Lee, 36, was taken into custody. While conducting a search of Andrew, deputies found him to be in possession of presumed methamphetamine. Lee was issued a summons for unlawful possession.

2227 hours DCSO K-9 Unit assisted the Delta Police Department at Highway 50 and Pioneer Road, Delta with a vehicle sniff. Methamphetamine, Fentanyl and drug paraphernalia were recovered.

Oct. 4

1026 hours DCSO responded to a report of trespass in the 38000 block of Saddle Mountain Road, Crawford.

1226 hours DCSO received a report of theft which occurred at the Stop N Save Gas Station located in the 200 Block of Highway 133, Paonia.

1528 hours Deputies responded to the 20000 block of Highway 65, Cedaredge to investigate a possible theft.

Oct. 5

1632 hours DCSO received a report of possible trespass on private property between Brimstone Road and High Park Road, Cedaredge.

1921 hours Deputies were dispatched to the 31000 block of Lazear Road, Hotchkiss for a suspicious vehicle.

2232 hours Shane O’Rourke was arrested on an active warrant. Shane was apprehended without incident and transported to the jail.

Oct. 6

1046 hours Bryce Cockroft, 45, was arrested on two warrants in the 10000 block of 2100 Road, Austin and booked in the Delta County Jail.

1031 hours DCSO responded to the 2000 block of Pheasant Rich Road, Delta for a burglary incident.

1053 hours Deputies were contacted regarding an incident in the 23000 block of Sweet Clover Road, Cedaredge.

1328 hours Deputies were dispatched to the 7000 block of Highway 65, Delta for a report of theft.

1615 hours Delta County Sheriff’s Office received a phone report of a suspicious incident which occurred on F Road near the area of 2300 Road.

Oct. 7

1252 hours Connor Reed, 18, was arrested on a Delta County warrant for failure to appear at the Delta County Detention Facility this date.

1334 hours Marion Tilman, 65, was arrested on an outstanding Delta Police Department warrant in the 23000 block of D50 Road, Delta.

1327 hours Nicholaus Rung, 59, was taken into custody and transported to the Delta County Jail on a warrant out of Montrose Colorado State Patrol. Rung was ultimately released into medical care at the Delta County Memorial Hospital for an ongoing medical condition.

1352 hours A deputy took a report of a cold disturbance that occurred to the east of Trap Club Road, Delta and approximately one mile south of Doughspoon Road.

1543 hours Ricardo Martinez was arrested on a Delta County mittimus at the Delta County Jail on this date.

1559 hours Cameron Tallent, 31, was taken into custody and transported to the jail on a warrant for a parole violation.

1658 hours Aaron Scott Morris, 32, was arrested on an outstanding warrant and placed in the jail.

2111 hours Deputies seized a fictitious license plate from Jamie Freeman, 36.

2345 hours Frank Morales, 42, was arrested on two outstanding warrants by a jail detentions officer and placed in the Delta County Jail.

2345 hours John Duane Gore, 45, was arrested on three outstanding warrants by a jail detentions officer and placed in the Delta County Jail.

Oct. 8

0728 hours A deputy responded to the report of an abandoned vehicle approximately 2.5 miles into Dominguez canyon. The vehicle was found to have a dead tree stump through the windshield and to be ripped up on the inside. The vehicle was determined to be parked on Bureau of Land Management (BLM) property. DCSO informed BLM of the vehicle.

0813 hours A deputy responded to the 21000 block of Nowhere Road, Eckert for a report of an animal control issue in which a dog was harassing a neighbor’s chickens and chasing children.

1007 hours A deputy dealt with a payment dispute regarding pasturing cows, referring the complainant to small claims court.

1028 hours DCSO contacted adult protective services upon a report of a female reporting that her sister has been striking her.

1204 hours Deputies responded to the 34000 block of Hanson Mesa Road, Hotchkiss on a report of theft.

1335 hours Lindsay Moody, 30, was taken into custody without incident and transported to the Delta County Jail. The Grand Junction Police Department will extradite.

1550 hours A deputy responded to the 21000 block of Iris Lane, Cedaredge for a medical assist with a male party not conscious and not breathing. The male was transported to Delta Health where he later died of apparent natural causes.

2017 hours Carl West, 29, was arrested and transported to the Delta County Jail after being contacted in the 6000 block of 1900 Road, Delta. He was booked on three active Delta County warrants.

2255 hours Shaun Farris, 42, was arrested on an active Delta County warrant when he was located in the 38000 block of Coburn Road, Paonia.

Oct. 9

0118 hours DCSO assisted the Hotchkiss Marshal’s Office in investigating a house fire in the 100 block of Pinon Drive, Hotchkiss.

1048 hours Deputies responded to the 9000 block of Highway 65 on a report of harassment.

1854 hours A deputy received a report of a suspicious incident in the 21000 block of Myers Road, Eckert.

2248 hours Kenneth Schum, 57, was arrested in the 15000 block of Rimrock Road, Cedaredge and transported to the Delta County Jail on an active warrant.

Oct. 10

1010 hours Deputies responded to J Street, Crawford on report of a vehicle being vandalized.

Oct. 12

1010 hours Lee Owsley, 58, was arrested on a county court mittimus (hold and serve 60 days) and placed in the jail.

1932 hours DCSO was advised of an active disturbance call in the 5000 block of Sunridge Drive, Delta.

Oct. 13

1604 hours Wayne Sharkey, 37, was arrested by a court security officer on a county court mittimus and placed in the jail.

Oct. 14

1016 hours Cameron Thomas Tallent, 31, was arrested on a Delta County warrant for assault and harassment at the Delta County Detention Facility on this date.

1310 hours Tenika Whittemore, 39, was arrested at the Delta County Courthouse on this date after she dropped a bag of methamphetamine on the floor in the lobby of the courthouse. She was booked into the jail for unlawful possession of a controlled substance and for an M1 hold after she made suicidal statements to deputies during her arrest.

1414 hours DCSO responded to the 6000 block of Graff Road for a report of four males attempting to kick in a door to the residence. The male parties were not located.

1733 hours Aimie Richardson, 33, a wanted person, was contacted in the 500 block of N Palmer Street, Delta and subsequently arrested on two misdemeanor warrants.

1828 hours A deputy was advised of possible harassment on Grand Vista Road, Delta.

Oct. 15

1431 hours DCSO took a report of criminal mischief including a mailbox in the 1000 block of Highway 348, Delta. No suspects at this time.

2242 hours A warrant will be issued for Sasha Owsley, 35, arrest following reports of her damaging the bathroom at Diamond Joe’s in Crawford.

Oct. 16

1834 hours Elizabeth Rose Vanantwerp, 28, was arrested on a La Plata County warrant for failure to appear at the Delta County Jail this date.

1738 hours DCSO responded to a report of a suspicious female in the 25000 block of Ira Way, Cedaredge. Case is active, pending further investigation.

Oct. 17

0949 hours DCSO assisted with a critical incident issued to the Delta Police Department regarding a possible armed burglary in progress with children present on Grand Avenue, Delta. DCSO assisted in bringing a safe resolution to the situation.

This is a summarized account of Delta County Sheriff’s Office blotter entries.

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