On March 27, 2010 at approximately 3:00 a.m., Sheridan Police responded to the area of W/B US285 at S. Federal Blvd. on a reported single vehicle accident. When officers arrived they located a single vehicle, which crashed into the guardrail. Officers contacted the driver of the vehicle, and after performing roadside maneuvers; the driver was arrested for DUI. During the crash the suspect damaged approximately fifty feet of guardrail. The suspect was booked in at the Sheridan Police Department and summonsed to court.
On March 27, 2010 at approximately 6:15 a.m., Sheridan Police responded to the 3400 block of S. Platte River Dr. on a reported burglary in progress. When officers arrived on scene they located the suspect who was attempting to flee. Officers learned that the suspect forced his way into the victim’s front residence door. The victim intercepted the suspect at the door and was assaulted while trying to keep the suspect out. The suspect was transported to the Arapahoe County Jail charged with 1st degree Burglary.
On April 1, 2010 at approximately 10:20 a.m., Sheridan Police responded to the 3400 block of S. Platte River Dr. on a reported burglary/robbery. When officers arrived the victim stated that two suspects knocked on her door advising they were maintenance. When the victim opened the door, the two suspects displayed handguns. The victim was held at gunpoint in her kitchen while the other suspect stole money, jewelry, and other items. The suspects took the victims cell phone and fled in a red truck and maroon colored Suburban. Officers have developed leads in this case, and it is under investigation.
On April 1, 2010 at approximately 12:50 p.m., Sheridan Police responded to the 3400 block of S. Alcott St. on a reported disturbance. When officers arrived, two victims were located. The victims were taken to a local hospital for various injuries. Officers learned that multiple persons were involved in an argument, which became physical with weapons involved. At one point during the altercation one of the suspects displayed a handgun, and another suspect used a taser. Officers made one arrest on scene and are looking for additional suspects at this time.