Crime – The Pagosa Springs SUN http://www.pagosasun.com The most trusted source for news and information about Pagosa Springs, Colorado. Fri, 10 Jul 2020 14:26:57 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.4.2 http://www.pagosasun.com/wordpress/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/cropped-sun-logo-512x512-1-32x32.jpg Crime – The Pagosa Springs SUN http://www.pagosasun.com 32 32 Local man killed after attempted burglary in Durango http://www.pagosasun.com/local-man-killed-after-attempted-burglary-in-durango/ Thu, 09 Jul 2020 21:00:13 +0000 http://www.pagosasun.com/?p=207091 By Chris Mannara
Staff Writer

The man who died in an officer-involved shooting July 1 in Durango has been identified by the Durango Police Department (DPD) as Jason Noble Snow, of Pagosa Springs.

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Downtown foot chase leads to arrests http://www.pagosasun.com/downtown-foot-chase-leads-to-arrests/ Thu, 04 Jun 2020 21:00:59 +0000 http://www.pagosasun.com/?p=204979 By Chris Mannara
Staff Writer

A routine traffic stop on May 27 by the Colorado State Patrol (CSP) resulted in a foot chase and a warrant arrest by the clock tower at U.S. 160 and Lewis Street.

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Most crimes decrease, increase in assaults and weapons crimes http://www.pagosasun.com/most-crimes-decrease-increase-in-assaults-and-weapons-crimes/ Thu, 07 May 2020 21:00:22 +0000 http://www.pagosasun.com/?p=203089 By Chris Mannara
Staff Writer

Local law enforcement agencies are reporting a decrease in crime rates, but the Archuleta County Sheriff’s Office (ACSO) is reporting an increase in assaults and weapons crimes.

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Deputy injured in incident, one arrested http://www.pagosasun.com/deputy-injured-in-incident-one-arrested/ Thu, 07 May 2020 21:00:14 +0000 http://www.pagosasun.com/?p=203095 By Chris Mannara
Staff Writer

An Archuleta County Sheriff’s Office (ACSO) deputy was injured during an incident on April 25.

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Local man sentenced to 18 years for burglary http://www.pagosasun.com/local-man-sentenced-to-18-years-for-burglary/ Thu, 12 Mar 2020 10:56:36 +0000 http://www.pagosasun.com/?p=199008 By Chris Mannara
Staff Writer
Lon Joseph Peterson, a man with ties to Pagosa Springs, pleaded guilty on March 6 to burglary and was subsequently sentenced to 18 years in prison.

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Stolen guns, credit cards and drugs recovered in burglary investigation http://www.pagosasun.com/stolen-guns-credit-cards-and-drugs-recovered-in-burglary-investigation/ Thu, 05 Mar 2020 11:59:14 +0000 http://www.pagosasun.com/?p=198547 By Chris Mannara
Staff Writer
A burglary at a home on County Road 600 led to local law enforcement making four arrests of individuals with stolen guns, credit cards and drugs.

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Multiple burglaries reported at residence near Navajo Lake http://www.pagosasun.com/multiple-burglaries-reported-at-residence-near-navajo-lake/ Thu, 20 Feb 2020 22:00:18 +0000 http://www.pagosasun.com/?p=197840 By Chris Mannara
Staff Writer
Two burglaries were reported at a residence near Navajo Lake in late January, prompting more patrols from Archuleta County Sheriff’s Office (ACSO) deputies.

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Preliminary hearing reveals more details in Vista homicide http://www.pagosasun.com/preliminary-hearing-reveals-more-details-in-vista-homicide/ Thu, 13 Feb 2020 11:59:11 +0000 http://www.pagosasun.com/?p=197254 By Chris Mannara
Staff Writer
At a preliminary hearing on Monday, new details were revealed in the August 2019 homicide of Millie Mestas, 47, of Archuleta County.

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2019 YEAR IN REVIEW http://www.pagosasun.com/2019-year-in-review-4/ Thu, 23 Jan 2020 22:00:45 +0000 http://www.pagosasun.com/?p=195937 2019 was a busy and interesting year in Pagosa Country. There was no want for good news, bad news, controversial issues, and no lack of interesting news events to keep SUN readers focused on local events, situations and personalities.
The SUN is taking a look back at some of those events, selected by SUN staff writers. This week, we look back at October, November and December.

OCTOBER

• The Archuleta County Board of County Commissioners (BoCC) approved upon first reading a revised noise ordinance and adopted the Model Traffic Code upon second and final reading at the board’s regular meeting on Oct. 1.

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2019 YEAR IN REVIEW http://www.pagosasun.com/2019-year-in-review-3/ Thu, 16 Jan 2020 22:00:45 +0000 http://www.pagosasun.com/?p=195423 2019 was a busy and interesting year in Pagosa Country. There was no want for good news, bad news, controversial issues, and no lack of interesting news events to keep SUN readers focused on local events, situations and personalities.
The SUN is taking a look back at some of those events, selected by SUN staff writers. This week, we look back at July, August and September.

JULY

• At a Future of Power Supply Information Series meeting held in Pagosa Springs on July 1, La Plata Electric Association representatives discussed the future of energy and a potential buyout of its existing power-supply contract with Tri-State Generation and Transmission.

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