County Sheriff’s Report
A 21-year-old Snyderville Basin man suffered minor injuries last week after he shot himself in the foot with a high-powered revolver.
"It was a flesh wound," Summit County sheriff’s Chief Deputy Dave Booth said.
Though the injury was "self inflicted," Booth added, "it’s probably more of an accident."
The shooting occurred on Creek Road, he said.
Meanwhile, here are some other calls received recently by Summit County Sheriff’s Office dispatchers:
On Feb. 6, a guest at The Canyons claimed a snowboarder injured his wife on Feb. 6 at 2:34 p.m.
A group of juveniles reportedly shot fireworks at a woman’s car in western Summit County on Feb. 6 at 4:32 p.m.
A Rockport Estates woman told a dispatcher she received harassing text messages on her cellular telephone on Feb. 6 at 5:30 p.m.
No injuries were reported when a Jeep reportedly slid off the road on the West Side on Feb. 6 at 6:09 p.m.
No injuries were reported as a result of a hit-and-run traffic crash reported to the Summit County Sheriff’s Office from Snyderville on Feb. 7 at 3:44 p.m. Another traffic crash was reported to dispatchers Feb. 7 at 4:01 p.m.
Deputies were investigating an alleged case of domestic violence in western Summit County on Feb. 7 at 11:25 p.m.
A motorist reportedly struck a deer in Summit County in an Audi on Feb. 8 at 7:24 a.m.
On Feb. 8, a caller asked for extra patrols along Old Ranch Road near Highland Drive, because motorists allegedly violate traffic laws in the area.
Deputies started investigating a case of Internet fraud on Feb. 8 at 11:03 p.m.
An iPod theft was reported to the Sheriff’s Office on Feb. 8 at 11:16 a.m.
An alleged case of check fraud was reported to the Sheriff’s Office from Francis on Feb. 8 at 11:59 a.m.
A Coalville man claimed his grandson stole $500 from him on Feb. 8.
An alleged shoplifter was detained in western Summit County on Feb. 8 at 1:37 p.m.
A theft was reported to the Sheriff’s Office from a store in Francis on Feb. 8 at 2:28 p.m.
A man on a motorcycle was allegedly speeding on Main Street in Coalville on Feb. 8 at 4:37 p.m.
On Feb. 8, no injuries were reported as a result of a hit-and-run traffic crash reported to the Sheriff’s Office from a business at Kimball Junction at 8:29 p.m.
No injuries were reported as a result of a motorist striking a bridge in South Summit on Feb. 9 at 7:54 a.m.
No injuries were reported as a result of a traffic crash that occurred on Brown’s Canyon Road near S.R. 248 on Feb. 9 at 9:30 a.m.
A Jeremy Ranch woman contacted a Sheriff’s Office dispatcher on Feb. 9 after her seven-year-old daughter allegedly stole money from her purse.
No injuries were reported as a result of a hit-and-run traffic crash reported to the Sheriff’s Office from Kimball Junction on Feb. 9 at 12:01 p.m.
A video camera was allegedly stolen from a house in North Shore on Feb. 9 at 4:07 p.m.
A man reportedly injured his back while snowmobiling in Weber Canyon near Oakley on Feb. 9 at 4:38 p.m. The accident occurred at an elevation of roughly 7,600 feet near an area called Red Creek.
A case of shoplifting was reported to the Sheriff’s Office from a business on Kilby Road on Feb. 9 at 6:55 p.m.
On Feb. 9, a woman claimed her $2,500 watch was stolen as she received a massage in Summit County.
A man was detained for allegedly shoplifting at a business at Redstone Towne Center on Feb. 9 at 7:27 p.m.
No injuries were reported as a result of a traffic crash that involved a Land Rover and Hyundai in western Summit County on Feb. 10 at 1:11 p.m. Another traffic crash that involved a Dodge Ram and Hyundai was reported to the Sheriff’s Office at 4:32 p.m.
A snowmobile reportedly caught on fire in the North Summit area on Feb. 11 at 2:51 p.m.
Roughly $500 in cash was allegedly stolen from a desk at The Canyons on Feb. 12 at 5:38 p.m.
No injuries were reported as a result of a traffic crash that involved a car and semi-truck on Feb. 13 at 6:40 a.m.
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