On January 13, 2019 at 3:52pm, Fort Collins 9-1-1 received a report of a physical disturbance between two men. Police located the men in the 1800 block of N College Avenue. Through the course of the investigation, officers determined that the dispute occurred when suspect Jeffrey Gibson (DOB 11/02/54) reportedly produced a knife and assaulted the victim, David Baird.
Baird was transported to an area hospital for treatment of serious but non-life threatening injuries. Gibson was arrested for First Degree Assault (class 3 felony) and booked into the Larimer County Jail. A booking photo is attached courtesy of the Larimer County Sheriff’s Office.
Anyone who witnessed this incident or who may have additional information is asked to contact Officer Kate Garcia at 970-221-6555 or Crime Stoppers of Larimer County at 970-221-6868 or www.stopcriminals.org.
All charges are simply an accusation by law enforcement officers, and all arrested parties must be presumed innocent until proven guilty in court.