Sign in to comment!

Menu
Home

Odd News

Man accused of stealing Boulder garbage truck may have been 'freaked' by neighborhood police

A man accused of stealing a garbage truck in Boulder this week may have been scared by officers responding to an unrelated call near his home.

The Daily Camera (http://bit.ly/1oe8noq) reports that a neighbor told police that 26-year-old Daniel Morkert got "freaked" when officers arrived in the area Wednesday afternoon.

According to the police report, Morkert came out of his apartment building with his pit bull and asked an officer if he could borrow his car. The officer assumed he was joking. Morkert then allegedly got into garbage truck with his dog while the driver was out moving a dumpster and took off.

Morkert led officers on a low-speed chase down U.S. 36 until he crashed over a median in Broomfield.

Prosecutors are expected to file charges against him Tuesday.

___

Information from: Daily Camera, http://www.dailycamera.com/

Bank Rates

Loan Type Graph Rate +/- Last Week
30 Y Fixed Graph 3.96% dw 3.98%  
15 Y Fixed Graph 3.07% dw 3.09%  
30 Y Fixed Jumbo Graph 4.17% dw 4.18%  
5/1 ARM Graph 3.20% dw 3.23%  
5/1 Jumbo ARM Graph 3.48% up 3.47%  
Loan Type Graph Rate +/- Last Week
$30K HELOC Graph 4.32% up 4.29%  
$50K HELOC Graph 3.98% up 3.96%  
$30K Loan Graph 4.99% -- 4.99%  
$50K Loan Graph 4.34% -- 4.34%  
$75K Loan Graph 4.36% -- 4.36%  
Loan Type Graph Rate +/- Last Week
36 M New Graph 2.93% dw 2.94%  
36 M Used Graph 3.47% dw 3.48%  
48 M New Graph 3.18% dw 3.22%  
48 M Used Graph 2.99% dw 3.05%  
60 M New Graph 3.19% dw 3.24%  
Loan Type Graph Yield +/- Last Week
6 month Graph 0.39% -- 0.39%  
1 yr Graph 0.70% -- 0.70%  
5 yr Graph 1.55% -- 1.55%