September 8, 2015
The Park City Police Department last week received at least two reports of athletic pursuits in places where they are not allowed.
On Thursday, Sept. 3, a police officer warned someone who was seen riding a bicycle in the City Park skate park at 9 a.m. Bicyclists are prohibited from the park. The Police Department, though, occasionally receives complaints about bicyclists in the skate park.
On Tuesday, Sept. 1 at 8:59 p.m., meanwhile, a skateboarder was seen on the basketball court at City Park.
Other incidents reported to the Police Department last week included:
On Sunday, Sept. 6 at 1:30 p.m., someone reported a storage unit was broken into along Three Kings Drive. The break-in occurred the night before the police were notified. Nothing was apparently missing, the police were told. The Police Department classified the case as suspected criminal mischief.
A wallet or a small cash purse was stolen from an unlocked vehicle on Empire Avenue sometime before the 8:14 a.m. report to the police.
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Law enforcement officers from another agency brought a bicycle to the Park Avenue police station after finding it in the vicinity of the McPolin Farm. The bicycle was outfitted with training wheels.
A bicycle rack was found in the road along the 1600 block of Park Avenue at 1:23 a.m. The police indicated the rack was a traffic hazard.
On Saturday, Sept. 5 at 11:03 p.m., a man was seen walking along Deer Valley Drive close to the Bonanza Drive intersection. The Police Department classified the case as suspected intoxication.
Graffiti was found on a wall along Prospector Avenue at 8:13 p.m. The graffiti, yellow and orange, was apparently between three and four feet tall. The vandalism occurred the previous night or during the day, the police were told.
A moose was seen on the 1300 block of Sullivan Road at 8:06 p.m. The animal was apparently headed toward Park Avenue. The Police Department indicated the moose was a traffic hazard.
A dog was seen in a vehicle with the windows closed on the 1300 block of Lowell Avenue at 2:57 p.m.
The Police Department was called to Main Street at 9:45 a.m. to intervene in a dispute about a parked truck. One of the people involved — the person who apparently complained about the truck wiped dog feces on the truck, the police were told.
A passport was found in Park City and turned in to the Park Avenue police station at 7:48 a.m. Public police logs did not provide details about where the passport was found.
A driver hit a deer in the vicinity of the intersection of S.R. 224 and Payday Drive at 6:10 p.m. The deer was hit in an outbound lane.
A suspected drunken driving case was reported on the 400 block of Swede Alley at 2:45 a.m. Another suspected drunken driving case was reported on the same block at 12:10 a.m. Public police logs did not provide details about either case.
A police officer pulled over a driver at 12:27 a.m. at or close to the intersection of Park Avenue and Prospector Drive at 12:27 a.m. The driver stopped "in the middle of the road on a green light," according to police logs.
On Friday, Sept. 4 at 6:26 p.m., the police received a complaint that someone left a business on Main Street without paying a tab. Public police logs did not provide details. The Police Department classified the case as a suspected theft.
A person went to the Park Avenue police station at 10:32 a.m. to dispose of ammunition.
At 1:49 a.m., someone was seen sleeping in a vehicle in the parking lot outside the Park City Library and Education Center. The Police Department indicated the circumstances were suspicious.
On Thursday, Sept. 3 at 10:13 a.m., a dog, reported to be on a leash, bit someone along Park Avenue. The people involved remained at the scene waiting for Summit County Animal Control to arrive, the police said.
At 9:29 a.m., the police received a complaint about a $48 charge to a credit card at a business on Main Street. The Police Department classified the case as suspected fraud.
On Wednesday, Sept. 2 at 8:10 p.m., a dog was heard barking for at least an hour on Silver Cloud Drive.
Someone on Doc Holliday Drive at 4:54 p.m. reported taxes were filed under his name by someone else. The IRS wanted a police report, department logs indicated, The Police Department classified the case as suspected identity theft.
A natural gas leak was reported in the vicinity of the intersection of Park Avenue and Iron Horse Drive at 12:14 p.m. The Park City Fire District was summoned.
On Tuesday, Sept. 1 at 9:06 a.m., the police received a complaint that someone was seen driving "very aggressively" in traffic along Kearns Boulevard. The traffic was backed up and the person passed on a double yellow line, the police were told. The vehicle was seen turning into the parking lot of a school, according to police logs.
On Monday, Aug. 31 at 5:48 p.m., a hit-and-run traffic accident was reported on the 2200 block of Deer Valley Drive. The victim’s vehicle suffered damage to the wheel well on the front of the driver’s side. No note was left, the police said. The damage occurred sometime after 8:30 a.m., the police were told.
At 2:51 p.m., the police received a complaint that a golf ball was hit through a window on Hidden Splendor Court.
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