Park City police blotter: bow hunters reported
Two men were seen hunting with bows and arrows on land off Lowell Avenue on Thursday, Oct. 18, the Park City Police Department said.
Bicyclists apparently saw the men, according to Police Department logs. The Police Department said the circumstances were suspicious. The logs did not provide details. The Police Department occasionally receives reports of hunters in the Park City mountains or on open spaces on the edges of the community.
Other incidents reported to the Police Department last week included:
On Sunday, Oct. 21
At 11:17 p.m., the Police Department was told a residence was broken into somewhere along Park Avenue. Public police logs did not provide details.
The police at 6:12 p.m. received a complaint about three men, reportedly drinking alcohol all day, on Main Street. One of the men fell over, the police were told. The person who contacted the police indicated at least one of them was preparing to drive a motorcycle. The Police Department logged the case as suspected intoxication.
A police officer pulled over a driver on eastbound U.S. 40 after clocking the vehicle at 77 mph in a location where the posted speed limit is 65 mph. The police said a license plate on the vehicle was obstructed as well.
A case classified as suspected disorderly conduct was reported on Main Street at 4:26 p.m. Public police logs did not provide details.
The Police Department at 11:02 a.m. received a complaint that a sign attached to a building on Main Street appeared as if it was going to fall. The person who contacted the police was worried it would fall on someone.
Saturday, Oct. 20
At 11:51 p.m., a suspected drunken driver was stopped at or close to the intersection of Cooke Drive and Stryker Avenue. Public police logs did not provide details.
Someone at 11:49 p.m. reported hearing loud music with bass sounds along Kearns Boulevard. The music came from a nearby commercial area, the police were told. The Police Department classified the case as suspected disturbing the peace.
A police officer at 11:12 p.m. pulled over a driver on the 1800 block of Kearns Boulevard after observing the vehicle had a flat tire.
Someone on Lucky John Drive at 7:10 p.m. reported hearing noises that sounded like gunshots. The sounds may have emanated from the vicinity of P.C. Hill, the police were told. The person who contacted the Police Department could not see anyone. The Police Department indicated the circumstances were suspicious.
The Police Department at 1:13 p.m. received a complaint from someone on Norfolk Avenue about a neighbor rolling a rock onto the caller’s property. It was described as a “very large” rock. The person told the police they were unsure how to respond.
A person was reportedly flying a drone on Iron Canyon Court at 12:31 p.m.
Friday, Oct. 19
At 11:20 a.m., the police were told someone rented a bicycle and then was chased by a person who apparently collects the rented bicycles. The report was logged at the intersection of S.R. 224 and Meadows Drive. The chase apparently caused the rider to crash, according to police logs. The Police Department considered the case civil in nature rather than criminal.
Wednesday, Oct. 17
At 11:33 p.m., a suspected drunken driver was stopped on S.R. 248. Public police logs did not provide details.
A construction worker on Park Avenue at 5:21 p.m. reported finding an owl with a broken wing.
A man was reportedly seen rummaging through garbage cans on Park Avenue at 1:59 a.m. The Police Department indicated the circumstances were suspicious.
Tuesday, Oct. 16
At 5:17 p.m., a hit-and-run traffic accident was reported on Park Avenue. The damage occurred between 2 p.m. and 4 p.m., the police were told. The person who contacted the Police Department indicated a delivery truck may be responsible since one was seen making a “really tight maneuver,” the Police Department was told.
Monday, Oct. 15
At 3:31 p.m., a person who appeared to be homeless was seen along the Kearns Boulevard corridor. The police were told the person was walking eastward with his belongings close to the Park City School District campus.
A hit-and-run traffic accident was reported on Marsac Avenue at 1:14 p.m. Public police logs did not provide details.
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