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Bent County Sheriff's Report for the week

(Las Animas, CO) -- Here's what happened with the Bent County Sheriff's office for the week. Sheriff Jake Six is releasing the calls and the response, and outcome in order to present a transparent office.




Weekly Incident Report 9/3-9/9

9/3/2022 Deputies responded to the 100 block of Bent Avenue in Las Animas for the report of suspicious activity. Deputies investigated the matter and impounded the vehicle for an outside agency.

Deputies were notified of livestock on Hwy 194 and MM 17. Deputies responded and assisted the owner in putting livestock back into the pasture.

Deputies responded to the area of Hwy 50 and MM 417 for a traffic complaint. Deputies located the vehicle, and were unable to verify the traffic complaint.

Deputies responded to the 700 block of Vine Avenue for a landlord-tenant issue. Deputies advised the tenant that it was a civil issue.

Deputies responded to the 31000 block of County Road 10.5 for a report of threats being made. Deputies spoke with all parties and determined that no threats were made.

Deputies responded to the 3000 block of county road in Las Animas for the report of a civil problem. Deputies advised the party to contact the courthouse for the civil issue.

Deputies responded to the 200 block of 6th street for an individual who had a warrant. Deputies were unable to locate the person.

Deputies responded to the 300 block of 4th street in Las Animas for the report of a civil matter. Deputies explained they need to follow the court's orders.

Deputies responded to the 16000 block of County Road JJ in Las Animas for the report of dove hunters shooting towards a house. Deputies were able to locate the hunters and advised them they needed to be sure where the houses are in the area.

Deputies responded to the 500 block of Poplar Avenue in Las Animas for the report of missing children. Deputies were able to locate the children and return them home.

Deputies responded to the 3000 block of county road 10 in Las Animas for the report of threats being made. Deputies were able to determine no threats were made.

Deputies responded to the 800 block of 3rd street in Las Animas for the report of medical assistance. Deputies were unable to help due to being on another call.

Deputies responded to the 3000 block of county road 10 in Las Animas for the report of burglary. Deputies were unable to locate any activity.

Deputies responded to the 200 block of 6th street in Las Animas for the report of a juvenile problem. Deputies contacted the Department of Human Services.

9/4/2022 Deputies responded to the 400 block of Elm Avenue in Las Animas for the report of shots fired. Deputies were unable to locate any activity.

Deputies responded to the 600 block of St Vrain in Las Animas for a report of a suspicious person. Deputies were unable t