Officers from the Vail Police Department are inviting community members to join them for coffee and conversation between 9:30 and 11 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 22 at Starbucks in Lionshead Village, Arrabelle at Vail Square.
At approximately 12:30 p.m. Jan.9, Katherine Gail Kreidle, 22, of Golden, Colo., turned herself in to the Eagle County Sheriff’s Office for an active arrest warrant for felony criminal mischief. The charge stemmed from a Jan. 2 incident in which an ice sculpture on the Gore Creek Promenade in Vail Village was destroyed.
On Jan. 4, the Vail Police Department was notified of vandalism that had occurred to one of the Winterfest ice sculptures located along the Gore Creek Promenade in Vail Village. Surveillance footage shows that at approximately 10:13 p.m. on Jan. 2, three individuals can be seen in the area for several minutes, followed by images of one of the individuals repeatedly kicking a sculpture causing it to fall and ultimately be destroyed.
At approximately 7:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 3, the Vail Police Department took Andrew Michael Reynolds, 23, of Avon, into custody for second degree assault causing serious bodily injury. The charges stemmed from an incident that occurred in the early morning hours of Jan. 1 at 122 East Meadow Drive in Vail Village. Reynolds is currently being held at the Eagle County Detentions Facility.
Vail Police are releasing surveillance photos tied to a New Year’s Day assault that could assist in identifying three witnesses. The photos were downloaded from multiple surveillance cameras in the area before, during and after the assault.
At approximately 1:40 a.m. on Jan. 1, the Vail Police Department responded to an assault that occurred in the 200 block of E. Meadow Drive in front of Pazzo’s Pizzeria in Vail Village. Officers found a 24-year-old male, unconscious with head trauma, who was later transferred to a Denver area hospital for advanced care. Circumstances surrounding the assault and offenders is unknown at this time.
New Year's Eve in Vail will include bus service enhancements and the presence of police and fire personnel to ensure that a safe and fun atmosphere is provided for residents and guests. Additional foot patrols in the pedestrian areas will be used to maintain a family-friendly environment during the holiday.
Collaboration and partnerships across the county contributed to an eventful year for the Town of Vail in 2019.
Enjoy a recap in this Year in Review.