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Bouncer seen in fight with three men, then the men argue with taxi driver

Park City police officers were summoned to the 400 block of Main Street, near a concentration of nightclubs, on Friday, Feb. 15 after a fight between a bouncer and three men was reported.

The officers were called at 11:14 p.m., and a little later, at 11:31 p.m., the suspects in the case with the bouncer were reportedly seen again. According to the police, they were a block away on Main Street in a dispute with a taxi driver.

The police say the men wanted a ride, but the taxi driver told them to get out.

Police officers indicated they would monitor the men while they were on Main Street.

Public police logs do not provide details about the fight the three reportedly had with a bouncer.

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Main Street was crowded over the weekend, with Presidents Day revelers packing into the restaurants and nightclubs. The holiday weekend is traditionally one of the busiest of the ski season.

Other incidents reported to the Police Department last week included:

On Sunday, Feb. 17 at 1:11 a.m., a police officer wrote a speeding ticket to a driver on Bonanza Drive.

Officers responded to the 1800 block of Kearns Boulevard at 5:39 a.m., when several men reportedly were smoking and drinking in a hallway. An officer warned the men.

On Saturday, Feb. 16 someone reported a diamond ring was missing from a house on Fairway Village Drive. Public police logs do not provide details about the case, but the Police Department classifies the case as a theft.

Someone from Portland, Ore., called the police at 8:57 p.m., reporting that someone in the mortgage industry in Park City threatened them over the phone.

According to the police, the person from Park City told the Portland person he would be in Portland the next day. The person then told the Portland resident they would hurt them when they arrived.

Public police logs do not provide details, and it is unclear what led to the dispute. The logs do not indicate whether the person arrived in Portland, as was threatened.

A hit-and-run traffic accident was reported at 8:47 p.m. on the 2300 block of Holiday Ranch Loop Road. The police say an ambulance was called for three people, but public police logs do not provide details about their injuries.

The police were called to the 1400 block of Empire Avenue at 6:40 p.m., when noisy people were heard screaming and playing loud music, the police say. The people also were throwing snowballs near a pool.

A police officer wrote someone a parking ticket at 6:16 p.m. at the Heber Avenue-Park Avenue intersection. The car was parked at the corner, and the officer determined it caused a traffic hazard.

At 4:32 p.m., someone on the 300 block of Main Street reported people were throwing snowballs from the roof of a building.

A Jeep with nobody inside reportedly rolled into the street on the 1400 block of Sullivan Road at 10:34 a.m.

On Friday, Feb. 15 at 11:17 p.m., a driver struck a pole while driving into a garage on the 1400 block of Empire Avenue. The accident caused the car’s airbags to inflate, the police say.

At 6:30 p.m., the police received a complaint of kids throwing snowballs from a roof on Park Avenue.

A driver in a white-colored Ford truck outfitted with a snowplow reportedly tried to hit another vehicle on the 1100 block of Deer Valley Drive at 8:29 a.m. The police say they were told the driver of the truck cut the other driver off and lowered the plow. Public police logs do not provide details.

On Thursday, Feb. 14 at 6:05 p.m., a Park City Transit supervisor reported to the police a girl, perhaps 5 or 6 years old, was lost at a bus stop. Two adults, though, were with her, and when officers investigated they were unable to find the girl.

A three-vehicle accident was reported at 5:39 p.m. at the Kearns Boulevard-Monitor Drive intersection. Nobody was injured, the police say.

On Wednesday, Feb. 13 at 10:50 a.m., someone smelled natural gas on the 300 block of Park Avenue. Public police logs do not provide details.

On Tuesday, Feb. 12 at 9:15 p.m., a driver reportedly hit a deer on Kearns Boulevard near the Park City Cemetery. The animal was alive and seen in the road, the police say. Public police logs do not provide details.

On Monday, Feb. 11 at 9:17 p.m., someone on the 600 block of Main Street complained of a car alarm sounding for more than an hour.