July 19, 2006
Injured mountain biker rescued and vehicle burglaries solved
The Park City Police Department rescued an injured mountain biker at Park City Mountain Resort on Saturday, July 15, the department reports.
According to the Police Department, the man’s girlfriend called the police at 5:05 p.m., reporting that the man was lost and may need medical attention.
The police contacted the person on the phone and the department says that he was stranded at the bottom of the resort’s King Con lift.
An officer found the man, gave him water and brought him off the mountain.
Meanwhile, the police say they solved a series of vehicle burglaries, perhaps two or three, reported last week.
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Lt Phil Kirk says a person’s car was broken into at the Marriott hotel in Prospector and the thieves either tried to cash a check or use a credit card, which were taken in the break-in.
The victim’s bank contacted the person, who later found that their car was broken into.
The police found a security tape of the suspect, who Kirk says was staying at the hotel. Officers found the suspect and Kirk says that the police discovered stolen property in the hotel room.
Kirk links the suspect to several vehicle break-ins.
Other incidents reported to the Police Department last week included:
On Sunday, July 16 at 11:05 p.m., a man in Park City reportedly struck a woman in the nose. The police blame the incident on domestic violence and were unable to find the suspect, a man.
A person on the 2000 block of Gold Dust Lane at 8:46 p.m. reported that a wallet was stolen. The police say that the incident involved less than $50.
A family fight was reported in Park City at 10:56 a.m. The police intervened and the people agreed to separate for the day, according to the Police Department.
The police at 3:13 a.m. found two drunken 14-year-olds on Lucky John Drive. They suffered cuts after they fell down, the police say. The two were referred to juvenile court and released to their parents, according to the police.
The police arrested a motorist on a charge of driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs on the 900 block of Park Avenue at 1:06 a.m. The man was arrested after a two-car accident, the police say.
A vehicle was reportedly egged on American Saddler Drive at 1:44 a.m.
The police were summoned to the intersection of Woodside Avenue and 15th Street at 2:03 a.m. after someone reported hearing seven or eight sounds resembling gunshots. Officers investigated and determined that fireworks caused the noise.
On Saturday, July 15 at 10:15 p.m., a woman reported to the police that she was assaulted in a bar on the 400 block of Main Street. A little later, at 11 p.m., the police arrested a man and took him to jail on a charge of disorderly conduct. The arrest occurred on the 400 block of Main Street.
At 10:47 p.m. and at 9:36 p.m., the police received fireworks complaints. The earlier was filed from the 2500 block of Morning Sky Court and the second was on the 2700 block of Lucky John Drive.
The police say that a sign, described as large and advertising a sale, was seen at 1:30 p.m. at the intersection of Bonanza Drive and Deer Valley Drive. The police say that the sign violated business-licensing laws and officers asked dispatchers to contact the company and have the sign removed.
At 1:28 p.m., a peeping tom was reportedly seen on the 2300 block of Buffalo Bill Drive. An officer responded and reports that there was evidence that someone was peering through a window.
A person called the police at 8:16 a.m., saying that they had seen a man beating a black Labrador on the 3600 block of Oakwood Court. The man reportedly then threw the Lab, a puppy, according to the caller, into a truck. The police were unable to find the person.
A fight was reported at 1:45 a.m. on the 200 block of Main Street. A man suffered a cut to his head, the police say, and a medical crew treated the man and released him.
On Friday, July 14 at 9:08 p.m., a person reported that graffiti was seen on a bench near the volleyball court at City Park. At 4:25 p.m. spray paint was seen on the back of a building on the 1800 block of Sidewinder Drive but the case was not classified as graffiti, according to Police Department records.
At 1:21 p.m., a hit-and-run traffic accident was reported on the 1600 block of lower Iron Horse Loop.
Tires on two vehicles on the 1900 block of Homestake Road were reportedly slashed at 2:53 p.m.
The police say that a man drove onto the sidewalk on the 1800 block of Kearns Boulevard at 1:04 a.m. and then passed out. The police arrested the person on a charge of driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs.
On Thursday, July 13 at 11:16 p.m., the police arrested a man at the intersection of Park Avenue and 7th Street on a charge of driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs. The person reportedly struck two parked vehicles before the arrest, the police say.
At 3:23 p.m., a paint sprayer was reported stolen from a street off Royal Street, known as Outlook Drive. The police classify the case as a felony based on the value of the machine.
A guard dog reportedly found drug paraphernalia in the stairwell of a condominium on the 900 block of Park Avenue.
On Wednesday, July 12 at 2:12 p.m., a person reported seeing graffiti at the intersection of Deer Valley Drive and Bonanza Drive.
A hit-and-run traffic accident was reported on the 300 block of Woodside Avenue at 6:31 p.m.
On Monday, July 10 at 9:48 p.m., the police arrested three men after a fight was reported on the 1500 block of Empire Avenue.
At 12:24 p.m., a neighbor on the 2800 block of Lucky John Drive threatened the life of a woman’s dog because of barking, the police say.