Loud parties reported in Park City

The Park City Police Department Saturday night responded to two separate reports of loud parties.

At 10:25 p.m., a report was filed somewhere along Empire Avenue. Lots of people were there and the music was loud, the police were told.

Just earlier, at 10:09 p.m., the police were called to the 1200 block of Kearns Boulevard after receiving a report of another loud party. A police officer who responded spoke to the promoter of the event and the security team, telling them to turn the music down, the police said.

Other incidents reported to the Police Department last week included:

On Sunday, April 28 at 10:04 p.m., someone reported finding rocks in the street along the Guardsman Connection road. They were removed.

The police and the Park City Fire District were called to Columbine Court at 9 p.m. after someone smelled the scent of natural gas. The scent might have emanated from the Meadows Drive side of the property, the police were told. A little earlier in that evening, at 8:32 p.m., the odor of natural gas was smelled nearby, at the intersection of Meadows Drive and Lake View Court.

The Police Department at 4:12 p.m. was contacted after an incident reported in the vicinity of Redstone Center near Kimball Junction. The police were told a driver pulled up to another vehicle and somehow popped a tire on the other one. The suspect was a man wearing a hat and driving a vehicle with a California plate. The police were asked to help locate the suspect.

At 12:41 p.m., the police received a report from the 1500 block of Snow Creek Drive that someone had written a third check on an account with insufficient funds to cover the check. Public police logs did not provide details, but it appears a business contacted the police.

The Police Department at 9:37 a.m. responded to what was apparently a water leak somewhere along Empire Avenue at 9:37 a.m.

At 12:57 a.m., the police reported observing what was described as a "suspicious vehicle" on Prospector Avenue. The white two-door hatchback eluded an officer, the police said. It was driving slowly when the officer saw the vehicle at first, according to the police.

On Saturday, April 27, a parking services representative contacted the police at 9:43 a.m. requesting that a 72-hour sticker be placed on a vehicle parked in the vicinity of the intersection of Swede Alley and Heber Avenue. A 72-hour sticker requires the owner move the vehicle in that time period.

A suspected intoxication case was reported in the vicinity of Iron Horse Drive and Short Line Road at 1:34 a.m.

On Friday, April 26 at 9:15 p.m., the police received a report from someone on Annie Oakley Drive that a fire had been lit in the nearby hills. The Police Department indicated it had contacted the parents, possibly of youngsters who could have been involved, and the fire was covered.

At 12 14 p.m., the police were called to the 600 block of Park Avenue after receiving a report that a man was verbally abusing another man. The person who contacted the police was "very shaken up," according to police logs. The logs did not provide details about the case.

Graffiti was found along Marsac Avenue at 11:24 a.m.

A snowboard was found on the 1000 block of Iron Horse Drive at 9:10 a.m.

On Thursday, April 25 at 4:30 p.m., large rocks were removed from the road along Royal Street.

On Wednesday, April 24 at 3:20 p.m., a bicyclist was spotted in the skate park at City Park. Bicyclists are prohibited from using the skate park.

A driver hit an elk along S.R. 224 close to the intersection with Meadows Drive at 5:44 a.m. The animal survived.

On Tuesday, April 23 at 10:54 p.m., a woman was reportedly spotted kicking garbage cans and acting erratically in the vicinity of the intersection of Kearns Boulevard and Park Avenue. She was wearing a red hooded sweatshirt, the police were told.

Approximately six elk were seen just off the road somewhere along Holiday Ranch Loop Road at 9:08 p.m. They were gone when an officer arrived.

A hit-and-run traffic accident was reported in a parking lot along Deer Valley Drive at 4:56 p.m.

A municipal worker discovered what was described as a large knife outside an apartment complex along the 1800 block of Kearns Boulevard at 2:29 p.m. The knife was given to the police for storage.

On Monday, April 22 at 8:40 p.m., an elk herd was seen along S.R. 224.

Someone on Woodside Avenue contacted the police at 7:54 p.m. indicating that people across the street from her place repeatedly back their vehicles into her staircase. They had caused $500 in damage over time, the police were told.