Police Blotter, July 1, 2015
June 30, 2015
At least two drivers hit deer on Park City roads last week, resulting in injuries to the deer that necessitated they be put down, the Park City Police Department said.
On Saturday, June 27, a driver hit a deer in a northbound lane on S.R. 224 at 10:19 p.m. On Tuesday, June 23 A driver hit a deer on S.R. 224 at 12:04 p.m.
Deer are plentiful in the Park City area and the Police Department regularly receives reports of collisions involving drivers and deer.
Other incidents reported to the Police Department last week included:
On Sunday, June 28 at 9:42 p.m., the authorities in Summit County requested the Police Department check on the welfare of a person in a wheelchair. Someone was seen "verbally abusing" the person at Kimball Junction, according to police logs. The logs did not provide additional information.
A hit-and-run traffic accident was reported somewhere along Royal Street at 7:37 p.m. There was damage to the rear section of the driver’s side of the victim’s vehicle, the police were told.
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A large box was seen in the road at or close to the intersection of Kearns Boulevard and Park Avenue. It was in a westbound lane of Kearns Boulevard and was considered a traffic hazard.
At 12:16 p.m., a vehicle reportedly became stuck, apparently atop an unspecified object, in the vicinity of Guardsman Pass. The call disconnected.
A vehicle was reportedly seen idling for several hours outside the Park City Library and Education Center. The report was logged at 10:28 a.m.
At 7:57 a.m., a police officer pulled over a bicyclist at the intersection of Main Street and Heber Avenue. The officer warned the rider for a stop sign violation and failing to signal, the police said.
Someone on Calumet Circle at 5:12 a.m. told the police loud music had been playing since midnight. The police classified the report as disturbing the peace.
At 2:16 a.m., a suspected drunken driving case was logged in the vicinity of Bonanza Drive and Prospector Avenue. Public police logs did not provide details.
The police at 2:10 a.m. received a complaint that someone was throwing bottles off the Town Bridge along Park Avenue. The police were unable to locate suspects. The Police Department classified the case as disorderly conduct.
At 12:15 a.m., a loud party was reported somewhere along Fenchurch Drive. The revelers were in a hot tub, the police were told. The police warned the people about the noise.
On Saturday, June 27 at 11:43 p.m., the police pulled over a driver at the intersection of Kearns Boulevard and Bonanza Drive after observing the vehicle without the headlights illuminated.
An ice-cream truck broke down on inbound S.R. 248 at 7:19 p.m.
At 1:45 a.m., a person was reported to be bleeding from the head on Main Street. The person had been pushed, the police were told. The Police Department classified the case as a suspected assault.
On Friday, June 26 at 6:12 p.m., the police received a report that several drivers were arguing about a parking spot reserved for environmentally friendly vehicles. A sport utility vehicle that does not run on an alternative fuel was in the spot, the police were told. The parking spot is in the China Bridge garage.
A man was reportedly seen exposing himself at or close to a pool on Prospector Avenue. The police were unable to locate the man.
A hit-and-run traffic accident was reported somewhere along Sidewinder Drive at 5:32 p.m. The damage occurred approximately 30 minutes prior to the police report.
Someone reported what was described as suspicious behavior by two motorcycle drivers at 5:01 p.m. on Snow Creek Drive. One of the motorcyclists made an obscene gesture and the other slammed a helmet, the police were told.
A large mattress reportedly fell off a vehicle along S.R. 224 as it passed the McPolin Farm at 10:51 a.m. The mattress was on the road and presented a traffic hazard, the police were told. Two people contacted the police in a short period of time.
Someone at 10:29 a.m. reported they lost a wallet and there were subsequently charges on a card that was inside the wallet. The case was logged on Ridge Avenue, but it was not clear whether that is where the wallet was lost or where the victim lives. The Police Department logged the case as a suspected fraud.
On Thursday, June 25 at 10:09 p.m., a loud party was reported somewhere along Sidewinder Drive. There were approximately 20 people there as well as a fire pit. The police classified the case as disturbing the peace.
On Wednesday, June 24 at 9:04 p.m., two horses were seen loose in the vicinity of Guardsman Connection Road. They were outside their stables, the police said.
People on scooters were seen in the skate park at City Park at 4:44 p.m.
On Tuesday, June 23 at 9:19 p.m., the authorities received a 911 call from a pay phone, apparently along Lowell Avenue. The caller told dispatchers he needed a beer and hung up, the police said. Officers did not find anyone in the building who needed a beer, according to the Police Department.
A hit-and-run traffic accident was reported on Snow Creek Drive at 6:10 p.m. The damage occurred within 10 minutes of the report. There were no witnesses and the other driver did not leave a note, the police were told.
On Monday, June 22 at 2:35 a.m., a suspected drunken driving case was logged at the intersection of Kearns Boulevard and Comstock Drive. Public police logs did not provide details.