Sunday, January 25, 2004
SATURDAY, JAN. 24
2:55 a.m. Police responded to a call for a welfare check at Levelz in Ski Time Square, where they arrested a man for unlawful sexual contact.
5:04 a.m. A resident in the 100 block of Arapahoe Lane reported a barking dog.
7:37 a.m. Residents from the 600 block of Sandhill Circle called police about racist fliers that were found on driveways. The fliers, reportedly from a white supremacist group called National Alliance, are protected under the First Amendment as freedom of speech, a law enforcement officer said.
5:47 p.m. Police and fire and rescue personnel responded to a hit-and-run accident at the intersection of Mt. Werner Circle and Central Park Drive. According to police, a pedestrian was hit by a passing vehicle. The driver of the vehicle said he or she was going to call 911 but fled the scene instead. Police have the license plate number of the suspected vehicle, and the incident remains under investigation. The pedestrian complained of lower back pain, police said.
9:52 p.m. Police responded to the festival tent at the base of the ski area, where a man was fighting with security guards. According to police, the suspect was asked to leave the tent on three separate occasions after he was caught smoking. On the fourth occasion, security was attempting to remove the man when he began to resist. He also reportedly fought with police. The individual was arrested and taken to jail.