Sheriff’s Report: More than 10 vehicles burglarized in the Silver Springs neighborhood
Nov. 23-25 , 2016
November 22, 2016
More than 10 vehicles were burglarized in the Silver Springs neighborhood east of State Road 224 over the weekend, according to the Summit County Sheriff's Office.
Deputies responded to 13 separate incidents involving vehicle burglaries between Friday, Nov. 18, and Sunday, Nov. 20. Most of the vehicles that were accessed were reportedly unlocked and undamaged, according to the report.
A pair of sunglasses and CDs were among the items reported missing. Several other vehicles were also thought to be accessed, but no items were stolen. No suspects have been identified and an investigation is ongoing.
"It appears they were after cash because valuables were left behind in some of these vehicles," said Lt. Andrew Wright. "We had two more burglaries come in early Sunday morning in Silver Springs and they appear to all be related."
According to the Sheriff's Office, deputies also responded to numerous other calls between Monday, Nov. 14, and Saturday, Nov. 19, including four cases involving fraudulent activity.
Saturday, Nov. 19
Deputies responded to a South Summit home after dispatch received a report that a 80-year-old man had passed away. His death was not considered suspicious.
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Deputies arrested a man at a Kimball Junction business for an outstanding warrant out of Summit County's 3rd District Court for failure to report an accident and operating a vehicle without insurance.
Deputies responded to an alarm at a business in the Kimball Junction area. No items were reported missing, but a hole was cut into the roof to access the store. An investigation is ongoing
Deputies stopped a vehicle traveling on State Road 224 for expired registration and arrested the driver for an outstanding warrant.
A man reportedly stole two computers from a hotel in the Basin. Employees at the hotel described the suspect as being in his mid-to-late 20s, wearing jeans, a black jacket and a red hat. Deputies were unable to locate the man. An investigation is ongoing.
A North Summit woman contacted dispatch after she received notification about a fraudulent charge on her credit card. An investigation is ongoing.
A man contacted dispatch after his iPhone was stolen from his car while he was at a Basin park.
Friday, Nov. 18
Deputies stopped a vehicle on a Basin road. Two passengers were arrested for outstanding warrants and preliminarily charged with possession of marijuana and paraphernalia.
Someone broke the locks to two vending machines outside of a South Summit store.
A Murray woman contacted the Park City Police Department after her credit card was fraudulently used at a business in the Basin. The information was turned over to a deputy and an investigation is ongoing.
A Basin business owner contacted dispatch after his shop was burglarized by two former employees. The suspects agreed to meet with the business owner to exchange the stolen equipment for the money they claimed they were owed. The two men were arrested and preliminarily charged with burglary and theft.
Deputies stopped a vehicle traveling on State Road 224 for multiple lane violations. The driver was arrested for an outstanding warrant.
Thursday, Nov. 17
A South Summit woman contacted dispatch after she received a receipt for a fraudulent transaction.
Wednesday, Nov. 16
Deputies stopped a vehicle with expired registration traveling on a Basin road. The driver was arrested for an outstanding warrant.
An employee of a business in the Kimball Junction area claimed a man stole her credit card out of her purse. Deputies were unable to locate the suspect.
Tuesday, Nov. 15
A Basin woman reported her $22,000 wedding ring missing.
Dispatch received a report of a man lying on the side of Interstate 80. He was arrested for two outstanding warrants and transported to the Summit County Jail.
Monday, Nov. 14
Someone reportedly entered a vehicle while it was parked in the driveway of a Basin home. Nothing was missing.
Deputies stopped a vehicle traveling eastbound on Interstate 80 and arrested the driver for an outstanding warrant.
A woman was arrested for reportedly stealing $2, 053 worth of property from a Basin home. She was preliminarily charged with theft and burglary of a dwelling
A man reportedly entered a business in the Kimball Junction area and attempted to cash a fraudulent check. An investigation is ongoing.
A Basin woman contacted dispatch after she noticed graffiti on a building in a Basin neighborhood.
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