Wednesday, February 23, 2011

News for February 23, 2011

Chase Catlin who resides in Pueblo, Colorado reported on February 17, 2011 at about 1:30 a.m. that his 1994 Lincoln Continental car had been stolen while parked in front of an address in the 11000 block of Highway 50 in Manzanola, Colorado. At the time that Deputy Shane Baker was taking the report from Mr. Catlin, the Rocky Ford Police Department became involved in a pursuit with a blue car in the City of Rocky Ford. Officer Randy Garrett pursued the vehicle in Rocky Ford and then broke off pursuit at Highway 71. A short time later Deputy Adam McElroy found the suspect vehicle just exiting Manzanola on Highway 207. Deputy McElroy activated is emergency lights and the vehicle fled from him and speeds of about 100 mph. A short time later Deputy McElroy broke off the pursuit. At about 5:00 a.m. that same morning Deputy Shane Baker spotted the stolen vehicle back in the driveway at the address where it was stolen from. There appeared to be no damage to the body of the car, however, an engine problem was detected by the owner. The case remains under investigation.