Police Blotter, Oct. 29, 2014
On Sunday, Oct. 26 at 11:14 p.m., the police received a report of someone using a power washer along Park Avenue. The police classified the case as disturbing the peace.
Someone at 3:16 p.m. reported hearing five or six noises that sounded like gunshots along Morning Star Drive. The person told the police the noises seemed to be too close to homes to be hunters shooting. The police indicated the noises were fireworks.
Vending machines on Round Valley Drive were reported to be vandalized at 2:35 p.m. Glass was broken and unspecified items were taken, the police were told.
At 12:40 p.m., a dog was reported to be eating food in the middle of the street at or close to the intersection of Kearns Boulevard and Wyatt Earp Way. The dog’s owner was found.
An alarm was triggered on Prince Court. It was apparently a residential alarm system. The police were told lights went on when the system was triggered. The police received the report at 7:15 a.m., but the alarm was apparently triggered the night before. The police indicated the circumstances were suspicious.
On Saturday, Oct. 25 at 11:35 p.m., loud music was reported somewhere along Kearns Boulevard. The music was turned down.
A suspected drunken driving case was reported at 7:25 p.m. at or close to the intersection of Kearns Boulevard and Comstock Drive. Public police logs did not provide details.
The police at 5:25 p.m. received a complaint that a car was parked at the entrance of a garage along Park Avenue for two days, apparently blocking the entrance. The police indicated the problem was a civil issue rather than a criminal one.
A wallet was found in the street on Estates Circle at 4:26 p.m. The police were contacted.
A theft was reported at 6:53 p.m. somewhere along Kearns Boulevard. Public police logs did not provide details.
A disorderly conduct case was logged on the 400 block of Main Street at 1:24 a.m. Public police logs did not provide details.
On Friday, Oct. 24 at 8:33 p.m., a man reported to be wearing black clothes and a hooded sweat shirt was spotted in the middle of the road along southbound S.R. 224. A driver almost hit the man, the police were told. The Police Department indicated the man presented a traffic hazard.
At 11:08 a.m., the police warned someone for having an animal, almost certainly a dog, off a leash along S.R. 224.
On Thursday, Oct. 23 at 8:22 p.m., graffiti was spotted in the China Bridge garage.
At 6:14 p.m., a vehicle reportedly went off the road along S.R. 248 close to Richardson Flats. It nearly went into a creek, the police said. A tow truck was called. The police said nobody was injured.
At 4:42 p.m., someone reported seeing a bicyclist riding in what was described as a reckless manner. The report was logged on Deer Valley Drive and the bicyclist was last seen on Bonanza Drive, the police said.
A hit-and-run traffic accident was reported at 11:31 a.m. The accident apparently occurred on Deer Valley Drive. The call to the police was logged on Park Avenue, though.
A loud party was reported in an apartment along Main Street at 1:42 a.m.
On Wednesday, Oct. 22 at 9:25 a.m., the police received a complaint involving a suspected fraud somewhere along Woodside Avenue. Police logs indicated the case centered on furniture that was for sale online.
On Tuesday, Oct. 21 at 11:04 p.m., a suspected drunken driving case was reported on the 1500 block of Park Avenue. Public police logs did not provide details.
At 5:23 p.m., the police received a report from someone along Park Avenue that a man was in a parking lot looking at cars. The man then cut the cables to a video camera, the police were told. The person matched the description of someone who might have been involved in earlier vehicle burglaries, the police were told. The Police Department classified the case as criminal mischief.
On Monday, Oct. 20, a vehicle burglary was reported somewhere along Kearns Boulevard at 8:39 p.m.
At 5:39 p.m., four people were spotted atop the Masonic water tank off the aerie. A dog was circling on the ground, the police said. The Police Department classified the case as trespassing.
At 12:38 p.m., the police received a complaint that two dogs were seen attacking a puppy in the vicinity of the intersection of Meadows Drive and Aspen Springs Drive. Summit County Animal Control was also contacted.
At a little after 9 a.m., the police received a complaint that a cement truck or a construction truck was blocking the northbound lane and part of the southbound lane on the 1100 block of Lowell Avenue. The police indicated the situation was a code-enforcement issue.
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