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Crime Briefs: Good Samaritan Starts Accidental Trailer Fire
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A camper trailer caught fire in the Colorado City area at approximately 2:15 p.m. on June 22. The Rye Fire Protection District and Deputy Steven Chavez responded. Chavez observed broken windows and burn markings upon his arrival. Photographs were taken.

The family who owned the trailer had been camping in Huerfano ‘County for Father’s Day weekend. On the trip back the hitch broke and the camper detached. The family had the camper towed to the spot where it caught fire.

The fire occurred when a good Samaritan offered to weld the hitch. The fire occurred during the welding process. The value of the trailer was $11,500. It appeared to be totally destroyed. The welder and the owner exchanged insurance information. No charges were filed.

On June 22 in Pueblo West at about 11:45 a.m. Deputy Jordan Lira reported an individual by telephone in regard to a fraud. The reporting party indicated a charge had been made for $158 from a company they had not heard of.

A fraud report had been filed with the bank and the PCSO case number was needed for that report.

Deputy Wolfe filed a theft from car report in Beulah on June 19. The report was taken after 11 a.m. The reporting party indicated that their GPS had been stolen out of the car along with $5 in change. The GPS was later found in the seat. A report was filed and photos taken. The owner of the vehicle suspected someone slept in the vehicle.

In a related incident the neighbor of the prior reporting party indicated that sometime between midnight and 10 a.m. someone entered their car and stole a 12 pack of pop. The two reporting parties requested increased patrols in the area and an increased presence.

Deputy Curtis Martindale and Deputy Michael Martinez put a fire out at a residence in Pueblo West on June 18 at about 5:15 p.m. When the deputies arrived, a small fire was burning on the porch and two dogs were locked inside. After the deputies put out the fire, Pueblo West Fire Department arrived and made sure it was out and breached the back door to make sure there was no fire inside and the dogs were safe. Photos were taken. Damage seemed to be contained on the front porch.

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