Man sprays neighbor’s car with gravel, police say
Dotsero, CO Colorado
DOTSERO, Colorado –A man who drove around a downvalley mobile home park and sprayed gravel all over his neighbor’s car faces felony charges, an Eagle County Sheriff’s Office report said.
Police responded on May 21 to the neighbor’s complaint that a man was driving around drunk in the Dotsero Mobile Home Park.
The driver spun his wheels outside the neighbor’s trailer, spraying gravel all over two of the neighbor’s cars. He also repeatedly slammed a trash can into the cars. Police observed a number of dents in the neighbor’s two cars. Estimates suggested the damage totaled at least $2,500.
Police found the driver at a nearby mobile home. The driver told police he was upset, and he confessed to damaging the cars.
The man faces charges of criminal mischief over $1,000 and reckless driving.
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