Park City police blotter
September 6, 2016
The Park City Police Department last week received at least two complaints about parachutists or skydivers, including one that involved a landing on a golf course.
On Tuesday, Aug. 30 at 8:37 a.m., someone on Claim Jumper Court, a small street close to the Park City Golf Club, told the police two parachutists "dropped" onto the golf course. The police classified the case as suspected trespassing.
On Thursday, Sept. 1 at 5:50 a.m., meanwhile, a skydiver was reported to be in the vicinity of Gillmor Way. The street is at Quinn's Junction and there are several notable buildings on or close to Gillmor Way, including the Park City Medical Center and the Quinn's Junction sports complex.
Other incidents reported to the Police Department last week included:
On Sunday, Sept. 4, the police received complaints about parking issues on Park Avenue. An unspecified problem was reported at 1:33 p.m. Just earlier, at 1:01 p.m., two vehicles were reported to be parked without the proper permits.
A vehicle was reportedly vandalized with eggs in the overnight hours on Monitor Drive. The police received the complaint at 11:23 a.m. The Police Department classified the case as suspected criminal mischief.
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The police at 10:17 a.m. received a report that a vehicles, which had been left unlocked, was broken into somewhere along Park Avenue. Credit cards were stolen, the police were told.
Police officers stopped seven vehicles at or close to the intersection of S.R. 224 and Meadows Drive between 9:22 a.m. and 9:46 a.m. Public police logs did not specify what sort of violations prompted the stops.
A stoplight was reportedly out at the intersection of S.R. 224 and Meadows Drive at 8:36 a.m. The police indicated the outage created hazardous traffic conditions.
At 1:10 a.m., the police responded to a case classified as disorderly conduct on Main Street. Public police logs did not provide details.
On Saturday, Sept. 3 at 7:24 p.m., a waterworks break sent water down the side of the road along a section of S.R. 224.
A bus was reported idling the engine for 45 minutes somewhere along Main Street at 12:07 p.m.
A fight was reported on the 400 block of Main Street at 2:05 a.m. Public police logs did not provide details.
On Friday, Sept. 2 at 11:27 p.m., the police received a complaint that a vehicle was parked on the road along Meadows Drive with a "long antenna sticking out of the window." The Police Department indicated the circumstances were suspicious.
A vehicle and a deer collided on S.R. 224 at 8:24 p.m. The people inside the vehicle were not injured, the police said. Public police logs did not provide information about the deer, however.
People riding scooters were seen in the skate park at City Park at 4:53 p.m.
On Thursday, Sept. 1 at 8:36 p.m., the police received a report that a watch valued at $4,600 and a ring of unknown value were missing. The police classified the case as a suspected theft. Public police logs indicated the case was reported in Round Valley, but they did not provide details.
A hit-and-run traffic accident was reported at 6:34 p.m. on Main Street. Public police logs did not provide details.
Men were seen screaming in the road somewhere along Empire Avenue at 1:38 a.m. The police classified the case as disturbing the peace.
On Wednesday, Aug. 31 at 9:06 p.m., a chair was seen in the middle of the road somewhere on Park Avenue. The police said the chair presented a traffic hazard.
At 7:27 p.m., a bus in the Brew Pub parking lot along Main Street was reported to be idling. Earlier that day, at 12:50 p.m., a vehicle, apparently a truck, was reported to have been left with the engine running.
The police at 12:15 p.m. received a complaint that boots, described as "high end," were stolen the day before on Main Street.
Someone reported at 9:37 a.m. a vehicle on the 2400 block of Deer Valley Drive had apparently been broken into through the rear left window. The police indicated the case was a suspected vehicle burglary. Public police logs did not provide details.
At 12:46 a.m., the police received a report involving someone who might be camping in trees behind a building off Park Avenue. The police were told a hammock and tarps were found. The department indicated the circumstances were suspicious.
On Tuesday, Aug. 30 at 9:54 p.m., a driver hit a deer on Richardson Flat Road.
On Monday, Aug. 29 at 6:44 p.m., a hit-and-run traffic accident was reported on Main Street. Public police logs did not provide details.
Wood and other hazards were seen in a lane of traffic on Monitor Drive at 6:30 p.m. In an apparently unrelated case a little bit earlier, at 5:19 p.m., a box of sinks was seen in the road at or close to the intersection of S.R. 224 and Meadows Drive. The box was a traffic hazard, the police said.
At 12:56 p.m., a man who appeared to be homeless was seen on the Rail Trail. The police were told the man might be camping there.
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