Credit card, fuel card taken, used without consent, police told
The Park City Police Department last week received at least two reports of a credit card or another sort of card being used without the consent of the cardholder.
On Thursday, Feb. 21, a vehicle was reported to have been broken into on Aspen Springs Drive in the overnight hours a few days prior to the 10:13 a.m. report to the police.
The Police Department was told a fuel card had been used in Salt Lake City since the break-in. The vehicle was not locked when it was broken into, the police were told.
On Wednesday, Feb. 20, someone on Main Street at 12:02 p.m. reported a credit card had been fraudulently used in another state. Public police logs did not provide details about the transaction. The police were told it was a business credit card that had been used.
Other incidents reported to the Police Department last week included:
On Sunday, Feb. 24 at 8:17 p.m., someone called the Police Department complaining they received a parking ticket on the 700 block of Park Avenue. The person indicated the vehicle was not parked illegally, the police said.
Someone found a wallet in a parking lot on the 2200 block of Monitor Drive at 7:40 p.m. The person requested an officer retrieve the wallet.
A traffic accident was reported on the 1300 block of Lowell Avenue at 4:33 p.m. No one was injured, the police said.
The police received a report from someone on Gallivan Court that a vehicle, a dark green Acura, was parked on the street. The driver of the Acura started to pull away after seeing the person who called the police, according to the police. The caller told the police "they looked like they didn’t belong here," according to public police logs. The police classified the case as suspicious.
A traffic accident was reported in a parking lot on the 1300 block of Lowell Avenue at 10:45 a.m. Nobody was injured, the police said.
A driver hit a pole on Queen Esther Drive at 9:42 a.m. The police said nobody was injured.
The police at 1:22 a.m. received a complaint that there were drunken people somewhere along Park Avenue. Public police logs did not provide details, including the block number of the case. The police classified the case as disturbing the peace.
At 12:47 a.m., a police officer came across someone with an open container of alcohol along the 400 block of Main Street. The person threw the bottle away, the police said.
A disorderly conduct case was reported on the 300 block of Main Street at 12:42 a.m. Public police logs did not provide details.
On Saturday, Feb. 23 at 11:11 p.m., the police were on the 300 block of Main Street, where a nightclub was using a patio speaker. An officer asked the nightclub to turn the speaker off.
At 3:10 p.m., skis were reported stolen on the 2200 block of Deer Valley Drive.
The police at 1:12 p.m. received a report that a purse was left somewhere along Main Street and was taken. The police were told the purse is small, black and made by Coach. A driver license, a Visa credit card and $100 were inside the purse, the police were told.
A loud party was reported on Ontario Avenue at 2:49 a.m.
On Friday, Feb. 22, someone on the 2200 block of Deer Valley Drive at 6:05 p.m. reported skis had been stolen. The skis disappeared at between 1 p.m. and 2 p.m. They are valued at approximately $800, the police were told.
At 5:56 p.m., someone on the 2200 block of Deer Valley Drive reported skis had been stolen between 12:50 p.m. and 1:50 p.m. The skis are valued at $1,400, the police were told.
At 5:37 p.m., a transformer was reported to be on fire on the 200 block of Norfolk Avenue. The Park City Fire District was summoned and Rocky Mountain Power was contacted.
A hit-and-run traffic accident was reported in a parking lot on the 2200 block of Deer Valley Drive at 2:28 p.m.
A carbon monoxide detector was triggered on the 7900 block of Red Tail Court at 2:22 p.m.
At 2:09 a.m., a taxi driver drove to the Park Avenue police station with a passenger, saying that the passenger was disorderly. The Police Department classified the case as intoxication.
The police received two complaints about loud parties on different streets within a few minutes of each other. One of the cases, reported at 1:57 a.m., was somewhere along Woodside Avenue. The other was reported at 1:50 a.m. on Ontario Avenue.
On Thursday, Feb. 21 at 11:55 p.m., a suspected drunken driving case was reported on S.R. 224.
A carbon monoxide detector was triggered on the 880 block of Empire Club Drive at 10:25 p.m.
At 12:38 p.m., the police were told a United States Postal Service official asked panhandlers to leave the property at the Park Avenue post office. They refused, the police were told.
The police at 10:16 a.m. received a report about a possible break-in attempt somewhere along Main Street. The police were told an outer pane of glass was broken. The damage occurred the previous night, the police were told. The Police Department classified the case as criminal mischief.
A suspected intoxication case was reported at 1:16 a.m. on the 700 block of Park Avenue.
The police warned a business after outdoor speakers were in use at 12:36 a.m. The business is on the 300 block of Main Street.
On Wednesday, Feb. 20 at 4:40 p.m., a three-car accident was reported at the intersection of S.R. 224 and Meadows Drive. Nobody was injured, the police said.
A suspected drunken driving case was reported on the 900 block of Park Avenue at 1:49 a.m. the case might have involved a traffic accident, according to police logs.
On Tuesday, Feb. 19 at 6:17 p.m., the police received a complaint that a driver in a black Mercedes-Benz did not pay a gas tab and left.
On Monday, Feb. 18 at 7:06 p.m., the police received a report that a taxi driver hit another vehicle on the 200 block of Main Street and then left. The accident occurred 10 minutes before the police were contacted. The police were told the taxi driver might have hit a side mirror on the other vehicle.
At 12:42 a.m., a man was reportedly seen outside a residence along Deer Valley Drive with a blowtorch. The pipes of the residence were frozen, the police were told.
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