Officers to patrol river in rafts in La Plata County |

Officers to patrol river in rafts in La Plata County

The Associated Press
Aspen, CO Colorado

DURANGO – The La Plata County Mounted Patrol has a new mission.

The mounties will be floating the Animas River looking for drunk rafters and giving out safety information.

The patrol was established after local property owners complained about littering, trespassing and drinking problems, according to the Durango Herald.

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