Assault (general)

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Man suspected of biting firefighter charged with assault

An Arizona man suspected of hitting and biting a firefighter who tried to help him after a rollover crash south of Hesperus was charged Friday with felony assault and obstruction of a police...

DATE: March 24, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local news

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Arizona man bites firefighter on scene of rollover crash

An Arizona man has been arrested on suspicion of hitting and biting a firefighter who tried to help the man after a rollover crash south of Hesperus. Joe Benally, 20, was released on bail Friday...

DATE: Feb. 26, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local news

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Ignacio man suspected of running over girlfriend goes missing

Police are searching for an Ignacio man suspected of skipping town on $6,000 bail after running over his girlfriend with a car. Case Fields, 31, has been missing for nearly three months after...

DATE: Feb. 22, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local news

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Police blotter

Wednesday, Nov. 23 9 a.m. : A woman was arrested on a warrant at Montezuma County Court, 601 N. Mildred Road. 10:04 a.m. : A man was arrested on a warrant at Montezuma County jail, 730 E. Driscoll...

DATE: Dec. 2, 2016 | CATEGORY: For the record

Sheriff’s blotter

Saturday, Nov. 19 5:56 p.m. : A deputy received an email from a woman that contained a photo of a neighbor’s dog on her property. It was the sixth photo of the dogs that he had received, and he...

DATE: Nov. 29, 2016 | CATEGORY: For the record

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Man suspected of running over girlfriend

A Bayfield woman who was run over Friday by her boyfriend – the same man who nearly strangled her six years ago – said she’s going to be stronger this time. “He’ll wind up killing me, and I just...

DATE: Oct. 31, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local news

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Sheriff’s blotter

Thursday, July 14 10:20 a.m. : A woman complained that a former roommate wouldn’t let her retrieve her property from a residence in the 21200 block of County Road P. The deputy was unable to...

DATE: July 20, 2016 | CATEGORY: For the record

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After attack, our oldest park ranger is back at work

Healed but still bearing “bruises internally” two weeks after she was beaten and robbed at her condominium in Richmond, California, Betty Reid Soskin, the country’s oldest park ranger at 94,...

DATE: July 19, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local news

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Sheriff’s blotter

Tuesday, June 28 3:50 p.m. : A motorcyclist was pulled over near County Roads 30 and T after allegedly traveling 70 mph. He was ticketed for no motorcycle endorsement on his driver’s license and no...

DATE: July 8, 2016 | CATEGORY: For the record

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Sheriff’s blotter

Saturday, June 25 2:04 p.m. : A man was arrested and cited for eluding an officer after running several stop signs and driving more than 95 mph in a pursuit that began near the 8000 block of County...

DATE: July 4, 2016 | CATEGORY: For the record

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Man convicted of armed robbery is cut in unrelated incident

A Durango man convicted of robbing someone at knifepoint found himself on the other end of the blade last weekend in Ignacio. Maurice Anderson, 31, is credited with tackling a man who allegedly...

DATE: June 28, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local news

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Why Native women have high rape rates

One night several years ago, a man on the Blackfeet Reservation in Montana held his partner against her will, beat her, and then choked her until she passed out. After she came to, she escaped and...

DATE: June 15, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local news